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12/08/21

Congratulations to all of our Year 11’s on their hard work! https://t.co/AZoFK5N21p

18/07/21

Retweetd From Harris Merton PE

Been an amazing day today, thank you to for coming down and providing us with some new footballs! https://t.co/pEmrsvmLOI

23/03/21

Retweetd From Harris Merton PE

🇬🇧 London to Tokyo Challenge 🇯🇵 7441.19km to go 🚶🏃‍♀️🚲🏊 https://t.co/ZyJRuOaaJv

04/03/21

Retweetd From Harris Merton PE

Lockdown Bulletin 5 - w/c 01/03/2021 https://t.co/0iONDF9vDI

08/02/21

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Lockdown Bulletin 3 - w/c 08/02/2021 https://t.co/DhjkN6ZBst

09/12/20

Please visit our website: https://t.co/wFDGhJZ3mQ for further details. The consultation ends on 31st January 2021. https://t.co/pRNGhFDgGG

09/03/20

Finally, with Harris Academy Merton’s Spoken Word Challenge and staff getting dressed up for World Book Day! Well done to all! https://t.co/c4xqB3WQkX

09/03/20

All Year 11 & 12 took part in a challenging and rewarding mock interview day supported by the team https://t.co/SZxZu0plk5

09/03/20

Last week was a busy week at HAM! Ombudsman, Nicola Williams delivered a talk to our 6th Form Students 1/3 https://t.co/4UpzFhpr2X

11/02/20

Well done to the Harris Merton Trampolining Team. Overall results for the Harris Federation Trampoloning Competition: 3rd place in Novice and 3rd place in Intermediate categories https://t.co/JOsWxPePj1

27/01/20

Our Year 7 girls played a federation league game at home against Harris Academy Peckham last week. The girls played a fantastic game winning 7-0 with Tianna Reader scoring all 7 goals. Well played girls! https://t.co/B5NKuBhnkX

24/12/19

The Harris Merton Choir visited the Eltandia Hall care home for the elderly last week to sing a selection of Christmas songs and bring festive cheer. Wishing you all a Merry Christmas! https://t.co/Ev2EHuEJiZ

20/12/19

Harris Academy Merton Sixth Form students had the pleasure of delivering the school’s donations to the food bank at the New Horizon Centre Pollards Hill today. What a great way to reflect on the importance of community and generosity at this time of year. https://t.co/OtO6Wvinfr

10/12/19

Harris Merton hosted the Yr 8/9 girls borough basketball tournament yesterday playing against Wimbledon High School and Richards High School. We managed to win all our games to come first!! Player of the match was Kiyah Robertson (No 14) https://t.co/Z9tqAjls3W

18/10/19

Our award winners being presented with awards for their outstanding achievements or contribution to the Academy. Well done to all! https://t.co/d3fbbELOHp

17/10/19

Harris Merton hosted a Year 7 girls football tournament in partnership with this week. Many local Harris Academies attended and HAM's A team placed second! Well done to all involved https://t.co/NN9XkdM3Cb

11/10/19

Amazing performance from Harris in Harmony! An exceptionally talented group of students performing at the Harris Federation Annual Conference https://t.co/rwI0zHt7A3

11/10/19

Harris Academy Merton ranking highly among all schools in the Harris Federation and in the top 10% of schools nationally https://t.co/RBcEhfyMVg

27/09/19

Retweetd From Harris Federation

We are excited to announce that the Emergency Conference has begun at - watch this space! https://t.co/cBmAsaX9Xv

19/09/19

Open evening was a blast! If you missed out please email info.org.uk to book a place at our open morning which takes place on the 25/09 https://t.co/SKqt2upLlS

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French

Year 7

Link: Year 7 - In Year Progression Plan

 

Assessment

  • Through targeted questioning methods in each lesson
  • Through the use of structured peer and self-assessment methods (speaking pair work to develop confidence)
  • Through marking of class notes and any piece of writing to check for accuracy
  • With the use of written and feedback sheets for longer writing in class notes
  • Extended writing from assessment week marked according to the AQA mark scheme and feedback

 

Useful Links

https://www.languagesonline.org.uk/Hotpotatoes/frenchindex.html

https://en.duolingo.com/course/fr/en/Learn-French-Online

Year 8

Link: Year 8 - In Year Progression Plan

Assessment

  • Through targeted questioning methods in each lesson
  • Through the use of structured peer and self-assessment methods (speaking pair work to develop confidence)
  • Through marking of class notes and any piece of writing to check for accuracy
  • With the use of written and feedback sheets for longer writing in class notes
  • Extended writing from assessment week marked according to the AQA mark scheme and feedback

 

Useful Links

https://www.languagesonline.org.uk/Hotpotatoes/frenchindex.html

https://en.duolingo.com/course/fr/en/Learn-French-Online

Year 9

Link: Year 9 - In Year Progression Plan

 

Assessment

Students will be assessed in the following ways:

  • Through targeted questioning methods in each lesson
  • Through the use of structured peer and self-assessment methods (speaking pair work to develop confidence)
  • Through marking of class notes and any piece of writing to check for accuracy
  • With the use of feedback sheets for writing with reference to AQA writing layout and mark scheme for 16 marks
  • Extended writing from assessment week marked according to the AQA mark scheme and feedback

 

Useful Links

https://www.languagesonline.org.uk/Hotpotatoes/frenchindex.html

https://www.bbc.com/bitesize/subjects/zc7xpv4

https://en.duolingo.com/course/fr/en/Learn-French-Online

Year 10

Link: Year 10 - In Year Progression Plan

Assessment

Students will be assessed in the following ways:

  • Through targeted questioning methods in each lesson
  • Through the use of structured peer and self-assessment methods (speaking pair work to develop confidence)
  • Through marking of class notes and any piece of writing to check for accuracy
  • With the use of feedback sheets for writing with reference to AQA writing layout and mark scheme for 16 marks
  • Extended writing from assessment week marked according to the AQA mark scheme and feedback

 

Autumn Term Curriculum Delivery Plan

Autumn 1

Lessons

1

Introduction / revision

2

Module 1 point de départ: me, my family and friends

3

Unit 1: qualities of a good friend

4

Unit 2: getting along with my family

5

Unit 3: making arrangements to go out

6

Unit 4: Quelle soirée: past tense revision

7

Unit 6: role model

Autumn 2

Lessons

1

Unit 5: using imperfect tense (quand j’étais petit)

2

Revision of module 1 / Point de départ Module 2

3

Yr10: ASSESSMENT WEEK

4

Speaking assessment / feedback from assessment

5

Unit 1/2: talking about hobbies / internet

6

Unit 3 / 4: reading / TV programs

7

Unit 5: talking about films (comparisons) /Noel

Spring and Summer Term Curriculum Delivery Plan

Spring 1

Lessons

1

Catch-up: module 2 / translation strategies

2

Module 3: point de depart: food / clothes

3

Unit 1: describing daily routine / using modal verbs

4

Unit 3: describing French festivals and tradition

5

Unit4: talking about family celebrations and food using “en”

6

Y10: ASSESSMENT WEEK:

Spring 2

Lessons

1

Unit 2: understanding the difference between tu/vous

2

Feedback from assessment / introduction of role play

3

Module 4: Point de depart: in my town

4

Unit 1: describing your area/ research project on a French region

5

Unit 4: talking about problems in your town/ ideal area

6

Unit 3: asking for information in a tourist office (focus role play)

Summer  1

Lessons

1

Unit 2: discussing future plans depending on the weather

2

Unit 5: what to do to improve community

3

Module 5: talking about activities on holidays

4

Unit 1: talking about ideal holidays / and problems

5

Unit 4: talking about holiday travels

Summer 2

Lessons

1

Unit 3/4: ordering in a restaurant

2

Unit 3/4: speaking focus role play

3

Unit 5: buying souvenirs

4

Y10: ASSESSMENT WEEK:

5

Year SPEAKING ASSESSMENT WITH MOCKS

6

Closing the Gap: GCSE focus theme 1

7

Closing the Gap: GCSE focus theme 2

8

Film study “la famille Belier”

Exam Specification

AQA GCSE French (8658) 

Useful Links

https://www.languagesonline.org.uk/Hotpotatoes/frenchindex.html

https://www.bbc.com/bitesize/subjects/zc7xpv4

https://en.duolingo.com/course/fr/en/Learn-French-Online

 

Useful revision guides:

AQA revision workbook (to be purchased by students)

AQA revision guide.

Grey vocab book (given in French lessons)

GCSE speaking booklet

Year 11

Link: Year 11 - In Year Progression Plan

Assessment

Students will be assessed in the following ways:

  • Through targeted questioning methods in each lesson
  • Through the use of structured peer and self-assessment methods (speaking pair work to develop confidence)
  • Through marking of class notes and any piece of writing to check for accuracy
  • With the use of feedback sheets for writing with reference to AQA writing layout and mark scheme for 16 marks
  • Extended writing from assessment week marked according to the AQA mark scheme and feedback

 

Autumn Term Curriculum Delivery Plan

Autumn 1

Lessons

1

Introduction / revision module 5

2

Module 6 point de départ: talking about school subject

3

Unit 1: talking about school / daily routine

4

Unit 2: comparing school system (France / England) / school rules

5

Unit 6: talking about past school visit

6

Unit 4/5: healthy living / youth problems

7

Yr11: ASSESSMENT WEEK

Autumn 2

Lessons

1

Yr11: ASSESSMENT WEEK

2

Speaking exam / feedback from mock

3

Module 7 point de départ: revision jobs

4

Unit 1 / 2: discussing career choices

5

Unit 3 /4: discussing hope for the future

6

Module 8 point départ: discussing the environment

7

Unit 1 / 2: protecting the environment (using conditionnal)

Spring Term Curriculum Delivery Plan

Spring 1

Lessons

1

Unit 1 / 2: protecting the environment (using conditional tense)

2

Unit 3 / 4: doing voluntary work, buying organic products

3

Unit 5: talking about big events / revision Module 8

4

Revision Theme 1. Grammar : adjective agreement and present tense

5

Y11: ASSESSMENT WEEK

6

Y11: ASSESSMENT WEEK: speaking exam 13th and 14th February

Spring 2

Lessons

1

Feedback from mock and closing the gap.

2

Revision theme 1: hobbies and daily routines Grammar: past tenses

3

Revision theme 2: town and holidays. Grammar: future tense

4

Revision theme 2: environment. Grammar: conditional tense

5

Revision theme 3: current and future study / employment

6

Module 8 point départ: discussing the environment

Exam Specification

AQA GCSE French (9658)

Useful Links

https://www.languagesonline.org.uk/Hotpotatoes/frenchindex.html

https://www.bbc.com/bitesize/subjects/zc7xpv4

https://en.duolingo.com/course/fr/en/Learn-French-Online

Useful revision guides:

AQA revision workbook (to be purchased by students)

AQA revision guide.

Grey vocab book (given in French lessons)

GCSE speaking booklet