Spanish

Qualification:    GCSE (1-9) Spanish

Exam Board:      AQA

Exam Website:  http://www.aqa.org.uk/subjects/languages/gcse/spanish-8698

 

Exam Dates: All 4 exams are equally weighted (25% each)

Spanish speaking exam Paper 2 : 9 April – 11 May 2018

  1. Photo card
  2. Role Play
  3. General conversation x 2

Spanish Paper 1 and 3 Listening and Reading :
Wednesday 6th June 2018 (am)

Listening F – 1 hour /  H – 1 hour 15 minutes

Reading F – 1 hour  /  H – 1 hour

Spanish Paper 4 Writing  : Thursday 14 June (am)

F – 1 hour            /      H – 1 hour 15 minutes

Theme 1 – Identity and culture

Topic 1 – Me, my family and friends: relationships with family and friends, marriage/partnership.

Topic 2 – Technology in everyday life: social media, mobile technology

Topic 3 – Free-time activities: music, cinema and TV, food and eating out, sport.

Topic 4 – Customs and festivals in Spanish-speaking countries/communities.

Theme 2 – Local, national, international and global areas of interest
Topic 1 – Home, town, neighbourhood and region.

Topic 2 – Social issues: charity/voluntary work, healthy/unhealthy living

Topic 3 – Global issues: The environment, poverty/homelessness

Topic 4 – Travel and tourism


Theme 3 – Current and future study and employment.

Topic 1 – My studies

Topic 2 – life at school/college

Topic 3 – Education post-16

Topic 4 – Jobs, career choices and ambitions.

 

Revision:

CGP Spanish Revision guides and work books are available to purchase from Miss Cheung in A6 for £3.50 or £5.95 retail price.

https://www.amazon.co.uk/s/?ie=UTF8&keywords=cgp+spanish+revision&tag=googhydr-21&index=aps&hvadid=188157618677&hvpos=1t1&hvnetw=g&hvrand=16241446874461021105&hvpone=&hvptwo=&hvqmt=e&hvdev=c&hvdvcmdl=&hvlocint=&hvlocphy=1006912&hvtargid=kwd-36156894476&ref=pd_sl_9was9z02m_e

Useful language revision websites.

www.memrise.com

www.langaugesonline.org.uk

https://www.bbc.co.uk/education/subjects/zhsvr82

Excellent apps to download for revision on the go:

Duolingo

Memrise

Useful referencing tools:

www.wordreference.co.uk

http://www.spanishdict.com/conjugation

 

Revision Sessions:

Every Tuesday and Thursday 3:15-4:00pm in A6. These sessions will help:

  • To develop skills to successfully tackle exam style questions
  • Speaking spontaneity
  • Vocabulary and grammar and translation revision
  • Go through past exam papers