French at Mansfield Primary Academy
For children to be provided with an opening to other cultures, fostering pupils’ curiosity and deepening their understanding of the world. Pupils will have the confidence to try and express their ideas and thoughts in another language and to understand and respond to its speakers, both in speech and in writing. They will have the opportunity to communicate for practical purposes and learn new ways of thinking. Language teaching should provide the foundation for learning further languages, equipping pupils to study and work in other countries.