Modern Foreign Languages – French

Subject Key Objective Progression & Development by Year Groups

The following is a guide to help you understand your child’s progression through school.

All lessons are differentiated. This means teachers plan activities that enable the objective to be learned by all children including those who will find the objective challenging, those children who with hard work will secure good progress and those children who can tackle extra stretch and challenge in this subject.

Modern Foreign Languages – French Reading

Year 3

Pupils can read aloud in chorus, with confidence, from a known text.

Year 4

Pupils can follow a short text while listening and reading saying some of the text.


Je m’appelle

J’ai huit ans

Quel age a tu

Year 5

Pupils can read and understand some of the main points from a text.

Year 6

Pupils can read aloud, with confidence and expression, in chorus and individually.


Moi aussi

Grand Chien


This collection of short films and resources will help you understand your child’s progression through school.

The curriculum film resource has been broken down by subject area initially and then by topic area.