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    German

    German

    German

    The German course in Key Stage Three builds the foundations for GCSE study. There is a focus on language learning skills and strategies needed to become independent language learners.

    Year 7 – Topic content

    ·        Chapter 1 – My world

    ·        Chapter 2 – Family and pets

    ·        Chapter 3 – Free time

    ·        Chapter 4 – School life

    ·        Chapter 5 – Travel

    Year 8 – Topic content

    ·        Chapter 1 – Holidays

    ·        Chapter 2 – Media

    ·        Chapter 3 – Healthy living

    ·        Chapter 4 – School visits

    ·        Chapter 5 – Going out

     

    Year 9 – Topic content         

    ·         Chapter 1 – Role models

    ·         Chapter 2 – Music

    ·         Chapter 3 – My ambitions

    ·         Chapter 4 – Childhood

    ·         GCSE unit - Technology


    GCSE

    The German course is examined through terminal exams in speaking, listening, reading and writing at the end of Y11. We follow the AQA course for GCSE 9-1.

    Years 10 and 11

    Topic 1 – Self, family and friends / Relationships

    Topic 2 – House and home

    Topic 3 – School subjects, school day and opinions / Attitudes towards school / School rules and changes to make

    Topic 4 – Free time & eating out

    Topic 5 – Festivals & special occasions

    Topic 6 – Healthy living

    Topic 7 – Holidays

    Topic 8 – Further education & jobs

    Topic 9 – Future plans (marriage etc.)

    Topic 10 - Global issues

    Topic 11 – Social issues

    Topic 12 – Technology in everyday life (revisited from Year 9 course)