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Head of Department: Samantha White
Assistant Head of Department: Sarah Kenward
Members of Department: 

Key Stage 3 (Year 7-9)

Year 7:

Bengali language and alphabet, Myself and my family, My home, Daily routine, Hobbies, School

Year 8:

Food, Weather, Home and environment, Festivals, Spare time activities, Holidays

Year 9:

The place where I live, Weather and environment, School life, Modern technology, Family and friends, Holidays

Key Stage 4 (Year 10-11)

Year 10:

Me, my family and my friends, Technology in everyday life, Free time activities, Home, town, neighbourhood and region, Social Issues, Global issues

Year 11:

Environment, Work and Education, Modern technology, Spare time activities

Independent Learning Information

Key Stage 3

  • Students should read a range of texts online in Bengali. Try to figure out the meaning of unfamiliar words and look up words that are essential to your understanding.
  • Listen to and watch Bengali videos on Youtube. Music videos, news bulletins, blogs, etc, can be an excellent way to practise your listening skills.

Key Stage 4

AQA

  • Students have a booklet of speaking questions which they should revise for their speaking exam.
  • Students should also practice describing photos using their photo description sheet
  • Students can use lyricstraining.com for a fun way to do extra listening – try ‘choice mode’, it is especially accessible
  • Students should read a range of texts online in Bengali. Try to figure out the meaning of unfamiliar words and look up words that are essential to your understanding.
  • Listen to and watch Bengali videos on Youtube. Music videos, news bulletins, blogs, etc, can be an excellent way to practise your listening skills.