Extra Curricular

The Languages department is proud to offer a wide range of opportunities for pupils at Kingsdale. Whether your child speaks a home language or they’re just enthusiastic about language learning, there are activities for all pupils. 

 

Monday

Lunch time: Year 7 MFL Spelling Bee 

After school

3.45: Native Spanish speakers class / Year 10 French revision / Year 10 Latin revision

 

Tuesday

After school

3.10: Extra Spanish for Year 8 and 9 Language Scholars

 

Wednesday

Lunch time: Latin club for year 7 pupils 

After school

3.45: German native speakers class / Extra German for Year 8 and 9 Language Scholars

 

Thursday

Tutor time: Native Russian speakers class

After school

3.10: Extra French, Spanish and Ancient Greek classes for Year 8 and 9 Language Scholars 

4.10: Year 11 French revision  

 

Friday

Tutor time: Native French speakers class

After school

3.10: Italian classes for native speakers and Language Scholars

 

Saturday

10.00 – 2.00: Saturday school running to support KS4 pupils 

 

 

Pupils in Year 8 are also currently taking part in the SOAS Languages Challenge. This is an exciting opportunity for pupils with a love for languages. In teams of 4 or 5 they must complete 5 different challenges using different languages. The competition is well underway with the first entries already completed. Have a look at Hazel, Maria, Anaya and Edrisa’s video to learn how to make meringues à la pêche. 

 

Trips

The Languages department is proposing a number of trips in the 2017/18 academic year:

 

September Year 9 French trip to Paris and Normandy

October Year 8 and 9 Latin trip to Pompeii

November Year 9 Spanish trip to Murcia

December French trip to the Christmas market in Lille 

February Year 10, 11 and 12 Latin trip to Rome 

 

Look out for further details on the website and in the parental bulletin! 

 

If your child would like to participate in any of these activities please do contact Mr Hood or Miss Evans on languages@kingsdale.southwark.sch.uk

 
 
 

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