French sport and the Olympics
Pupils conjugate the verb 'aller'- to go, identify correct prepositions, learn sports vocabulary, how to express preferences plus the infinitive. They expand their knowledge of country names and develop their cultural knowledge of Pétanque, the Tour de France and the Olympics, consolidating their learning by writing a magazine article about participating in the Olympic Games.
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Lesson 2: France and around the world
Building on their learning of country names from Year 5, the children identify the geographical locations of different countries round the world and learning the French name for these countries, spotting cognates and understanding other language detective clues.