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Foreign Languages

This is the Modern and Foreign Languages curriculum for Greenfield Primary School.



  • Understand and respond to spoken or written language from authentic sources.
  • Explore patterns and sounds through songs and rhymes linking spelling, sound and meaning of words.
  • Speak with increasing confidence, fluency and spontaneity taking note of pronunciation.
  • Write at varying lengths using the structures taught.



  • Programmes of Study in Key Stage 2 are informed by the National Curriculum 2014, ensuring continuity and progression of French language knowledge and skills.
  • Children start learning French in Year 3 through to Year 6 following the Catherine Cheater scheme of work.
  • Well-judged and effective teaching strategies successfully engage pupils in their language learning.