If you need some listening practice over the summer then this website is great!
Below are some links on the BBC to alarming, but perhaps unsurprising, reports suggesting that girls see themselves as innately less talented than boys by the age of 6. There are some ideas on girls rebelling, old-fashioned textbooks, and the impact of powerful female figures in children's books... click on the photos to see what they have to say!
UN Day is 24th October, and in the run up to this year’s event we are going to spend time considering the theme that is being used for the celebratory concert in the UN General Assembly Hall in New York: Potential in Diversity.
In small groups, discuss your own personal opinion on this point of view. Try to justify your perspective with supporting examples.
You are going to research and then hold a debate on this motion in the following format:
Below are some links to tests/podcasts/articles that may be useful or interesting in your research or on a wider level. Be strategic about how you read and then use these, as well as other articles/research you can find online, in order to support your arguments.
An amazing record label reaches 50 years old... and Afropop does an edited history of some of the best bits. A must-listen for anyone interested in Latin music.
And something more up-to-date:
This site is principally designed for foreign language learning, with a wide selection of resources for Spanish Y7-13, and a handful for French also. You will find links to other MFL sites, Wellbeing bits and bobs and info on Gap Years, as well as some other more random stuff on this blog page...
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