Modern Foreign Languages

MFL is taught on a weekly basis at Brooke from nursery to Form VI. The main purpose is to instill in pupils a passion for language learning and a thirst for knowledge of other cultures

Aims

  • To increase pupils understanding of their own culture through the study of other countries and their heritage
  • To start to learn an MFL through games, written booklets, IT and music
  • To offer MFL clubs each term such as MFL film club, international cooking and MFL theatre club
  • To offer each pupil in Form V the opportunity to attend an overseas residential with their form, usually to a chateau in France
  • By the end of Form VI most pupils will be expected to have attained a good understanding of grammar and be able to listen, speak, read and write in their MFL up to the equivalent of year 7