Modern Languages

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The Modern Languages Department includes French, German, Spanish and Gaidhlig

 Aims & Objectives of Modern Languages Department 

  • To offer education of the highest quality to all pupils who come to our department
  • To encourage all our pupils to become responsible global citizens and effective contributors to their society through their learning of foreign languages and cultures
  • To build on pupils’ previous knowledge and develop their skills to become successful learner’s and develop their skills to become successful learners and enable them to achieve their potential
  • To make pupils aware of our high expectations by setting appropriate targets taking into account their individual learning styles and needs
  • To promote positive relationships and foster an ethos where pupils flourish and become confident individuals
  • To create strong, positive relationships and foster an ethos where pupils flourish and become confident individuals
  • To create strong, positive links between school, home and the local community
  • To promote a safe and protective environment where all pupils and staff peel valued and their contributions are recognised

In the Modern Languages Department, topics are similar across all subjects. These topics include:

S1 - Pets, numbers, colours, family, where you live, school, free time

S2 - My house, daily routine, plans, family, illnesses, food and breakfast

S3 - School, free time, holidays, health, food, transport

S4 - Housework, shopping, holidays, health, food, transport, living in home town

S5/6 - Family, friends, society, leisure and healthy living, school and careers, holidays and travel, tourism, film evaluation

Bishopbriggs is a German Partner School.  To find our more visit the Goethe Institut website.