Important Messages: The school is now closed for half term. School returns on 31st October for years 11, 12 and 13. All other years return on the 4th November.
Year 10 Curriculum Information - Spanish
Examination Board

Edexcel

Topics covered in the Autumn term
  • Holiday destinations
  • Weather
  • Describe where you stayed
  • Booking accommodation and dealing with a problem
  • Giving an account of a past holiday
  • Saying what you did on holiday
  • Saying what you normally do during the summer
  • Talking about school
  • Subjects / opinion
  • The school day / routine
  • Talking about teachers
  • Describing your school
  • School rules and problems
  • Plans for school exchange
  • Activities / achievements

Autumn Term Grammar

  • Present tense
  • Preterite tense
  • Pronouns
  • Verb of opinion
  • Imperfect tense
  • Verbs with usted
  • Question forms
  • Negative opinions
  • Adjectival agreements
  • Comparatives / superlatives
  • Negatives
  • Phrases followed by the infinitive
  • Near future tense
  • Object pronouns
Topics Covered in the Spring Term
  • Who am I – socialising / family
  • Social networks
  • Describing people
  • Making arrangements
  • Reading preferences
  • Talking about friends and family
  • Cultural life – talking about free time
  • Television programmes
  • Talking about sports
  • Talking about what’s trending
  • Discussing different types of entertainment
  • Who inspires you and why?

Spring Term Grammar

  • Present tense
  • Adjectival agreement
  • Para + infinitive
  • Present continuous tense
  • Connectives
  • Ser / estar
  • Relationship verbs
  • Past tenses
  • Stem changing verbs
  • Soler + infinitive
  • Imperfect tense
  • Perfect tense
  • Range of past tenses
Topics Covered in the Summer Term
  • Region and country – travel and tourist transactions
  • Talking about shops
  • Features of different regions
  • Planning what to do
  • Shopping for clothes and presents
  • Talking about problems in a town
  • Describing a visit in the past
  • Daily life
  • Describing mealtimes
  • Talking about illnesses / injuries
  • Talking about typical foods
  • Comparing different festivals
  • Ordering in a restaurant
  • Talking about a music festival

Summer Term Grammar

  • Se puede / se pueden
  • Question forms
  • Future tense
  • Demonstrative adjectives (this / these / that / those)
  • Conditional tense
  • Synonyms / antonyms
  • Using different tense together
Assessment
  • Translation
  • Spelling
  • Grammar
  • Dictation
  • Extended writing
  • Speaking
  • Reading
  • listening
Special Requirements/Equipment
  • Whiteboard pen
  • Spanish pocket dictionary
  • Edexcel GCSE 9-1 Spanish Grammar workbook
Home Learning

This will be set in line with the school policy and will correspond to what they cover in class

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