Year 5


  • Take part in conversations that express likes, dislikes and preferences
  • Give oral descriptions of people and places, i.e., their city.
  • Act out various role play scenarios, for example, at the doctors.


  • Recognise letters of the alphabet when they hear them
  • Accurately record information that has been dictated to them
  • Listen with increasing understanding to a range of French phrases, stories and songs.


  • Practise reading a range of short sentences and texts that include both new and familiar vocabulary.
  • Answer reading comprehension questions, in both English and French.


  • Write three or four sentences using a word/phrase bank linked to a recent area of learning such as their town, a visit to the doctors, their hobbies.
  • Use simple conjunctions such as and, but, because, to form more complex sentences.
  • Change elements in a given text e.g. number, colour, body parts.