Important Messages: Please see the letter from Ms Jackson regarding current arrangements.
Year 9 Curriculum Information - Spanish
Topics covered in the Autumn term
  • Things you like
  • Talk about your week
  • Films
  • Your birthday
  • Life as a celebrity
  • What you have to do at work
  • Jobs you would like to do
  • Talk about your future
  • Describe your job

Autumn Term Grammar

  • Irregular & regular present tense verbs
  • Near future tense
  • The preterite
  • Using three tenses together
  • Using tener que
  • Adjectival agreements
  • Dictionary skills
Topics Covered in the Spring Term
  • What you have for breakfast
  • Talking about your diet
  • An active lifestyle
  • Daily routine
  • Getting fit
  • How to get well again
  • Children’s rights
  • Fair trade
  • Recycling
  • How my town has changed
  • Fundraising

Spring Term Grammar

  • Direct object pronouns
  • Using –stem/changing verbs
  • Reflexive verbs
  • Using se debe/no se debe
  • Using me duele(n)
  • Using the verb poder
  • Expressing point of view
  • Using se debería
  • Imperfect tense
  • Choosing the correct Spanish word
Topics Covered in the Summer Term
  • Meeting and greeting people
  • A treasure hunt
  • Buying souvenirs
  • What you will do tomorrow
  • Giving directions
  • Making yourself understood
  • Culture: Describing a film
  • Culture: Describing a character
  • Culture: Predicting what will happen next
  • Culture: Opinion of the film

Summer Term Grammar

  • Expressions with tener
  • Using the superlative
  • Using the comparative
  • Simple future tense
  • Saying the right thing in different situations
  • Adjectives
  • Opinions & reasons
  • Predictive language
Assessment
  • Autumn 1: Reading & Writing
  • Autumn 2: Listening & Translation into English
  • Spring 1: Reading & Writing
  • Spring 2: Speaking
  • Summer 1: Listening, Reading & Translation into Spanish (Exam)
Special Requirements/Equipment (what you should buy!)

Spanish dictionary, Whiteboard pen, Green pen, Highlighters

Home Learning

Differentiated Home Learning Menu Tasks (These relate to all of the topics studied)

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