This is the overview so far of the Spanish curriculum I am planning, for Year 8 -11, taking into account the new specification AQA GCSE.


Year
Autumn Term
Spring Term
Summer Term
8
Me Presento
  • greetings
  • names (alphabet etc)
  • age (numbers, months, days etc)
  • basic personal information (nationality, home town, likes/dislikes)
  • personal descriptions (hair, eyes, size, personality)
En Clase* classroom language and objects
  • pencil case language
  • colours
La Familia
  • family members
  • family descriptions (hair, eyes, size, personality)
  • getting on with family

Tiempo Libre (i)
  • likes and dislikes
  • implicit first person activities
  • frequency
  • reasons why
  • present tense verbs (regular)
La Rutina Diara
  • time
  • implicit reflexive verbs in daily routine
  • frequency
  • opinons
  • explicit reflexive verbs
  • irregular/radical changing verbs
En Casa & Mi Dormitorio
  • where you live
  • types of houses
  • rooms in house
  • extended descriptions (colours etc)
  • furniture
  • opinions
9
Comida y Restaurante
  • food
  • meals
  • likes/dislikes
  • ordering food
Pueblo & Ir de Compras
  • shops
  • directions
  • quantities
  • ordering items
  • clothes/fashion
  • spending money
Tiempo Libre (ii)
  • implicit past tense activities
  • opinions
  • frequency
  • preterite tense
  • TV
  • Film
  • Internet
  • Books/Magazines
  • Technology
Las Vacaciones (i)
  • (future plans)
  • countries
  • transport
  • weather
  • likes/dislikes (activities)
  • accommodation
  • hotel booking

El Cuerpo

  • body parts
  • illness
  • description of accident

10
La Vida en Familia
  • activities with family (soler + inf)
  • relationships with family and friends
  • future plans - marriage etc
  • social issues (bullying, equality, problems at home etc)
Celebraciones
  • Birthday plans
  • Easter
  • Spanish traditions/customs/holidays
  • Christmas
Las Vacaciones (ii)
  • (past tense)
  • countries, transport
  • weather
  • past tense activities
  • lost property
  • hotel complaint

El Colegio
  • School subjects
  • likes/dislikes
  • teachers
  • school facilities
  • problems at school
  • future plans
  • ideal school
El Trabajo
  • jobs
  • workplaces
  • opinions
  • adv/dis jobs
  • looking for/applying for a job
  • ideal job


Controlled Assessment Period & Revision
11
Healthy Living
  • usual food habits
  • eating healthily
  • changing to a more healthy diet (imperfect & conditional)
  • smoking
  • drugs
  • alcohol
  • eating disorders
Controlled Assessment Period & Revision
Environment
  • problems
  • solutions
  • personal actions at home
  • actions in local area
  • if you were...what what you do?
Controlled Assessment Period & Revision