Bonjour Bore da Buna Ziua Ni hao
Guten tag Maharba Namaste
At Sellindge Primary School we encourage our younger children to understand communication and explore other languages. This is done through greetings, daily routines, games and songs. During some topics, the children may look at a language in more depth in order to learn more about a place or its people.
When the children go into Key Stage 2 they begin a more specific curriculum to learn French. The curriculum is taught on a rolling programme where topics are taught in lower key stage 2 and revisited and developed further in upper key stage 2.
The curriculum ensures that the children are taught to:-
In consultation with our local secondary schools, and owing to our proximity to France, the school has decided that French is the most beneficial language for our pupils to focus on.