Important Messages: Tuesday 17th December - Christmas Carol Concert
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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