Statement of Intent
Learning a foreign language provides an opening to other cultures. It is our intention at St. Joseph's to foster pupil's curiosity and deepen their understanding of the world enabling pupil's to express their ideas in another language and understand and respond to its speakers, both in speech and writing. We intend to provide opportunities for our children to enjoy reading in another language and to communicate for practical purposes. Most importantly, our intention is to lay the foundations for study at KS3.
The National Curriculum for languages aims to ensure that all pupils: