We are writing in regards to your child’s upcoming GCSE/EBacc exams in Spanish.
The MFL department has created a range of extra opportunities for students to work on their language and exams skills.
Google classroom (with access to Power Point presentations, exercises, videos and homework)
Duolingo (interactive platform for speaking, writing, listening and reading practice) All students are expected to download it onto their devices and spend 5 minutes a day practicing their skills – all students should finish it by April.
Kerboodle – a platform with access to AQA GCSE course books and papers.
Lunchtime Homework/Revision Club Monday/Wednesday/Friday 1:30-1:50
Three dedicated after school clubs 4:30-5:30,
Tuesdays: BU9 Mr Pickett GCSE Writing/Speaking Spanish Revision club
Thursdays: BU12 Mr Rodriguez GCSE Reading/Listening Spanish Revision club
Fridays: BU8 Mr Alarcon GCSE Writing/Speaking GCSE Spanish Revision club
All students are encouraged to use these opportunities.
We also strongly suggest that the following publications are bought as a means of preparation/revision before each progress check:
GCSE AQA Spanish Complete Revision and Practice CGP ISBN 978-1-78294-548-2
GCSE AQA Spanish Higher Oxford University Press ISBN 978-0-19-836585-3
If you have any questions, feel free to contact us.
Mr B Pickett, Head of MFL