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MFL Spanish at key stage 3    (Year 7)

Unit 4: En casa

About this unit

About the unit

In this unit pupils learn to ask and answer questions about daily routines and where they live. They describe what they and others do. They begin to develop creative writing skills.

New language content:

  • reflexive verbs
  • radical- (stem) changing verbs o ue
  • introduction to both verbs meaning 'to be': ser and estar
  • numbers above 100
  • ordinal numbers
  • prepositions

New contexts:

  • daily routine
  • simple descriptions of homes

Alternative contexts: school; leisure activities.

This unit is expected to take 12-15 hours.

Sections in this unit

This unit is divided into sections. Each section contains a sequence of activities with related objectives and outcomes. You can view this unit by moving through the sections or print/download the whole unit.
1. Describing daily routines using regular -ar reflexive verbs
2. Inferring rules from known language
3. Reading for enjoyment
4. Where people live/using ser and estar in the correct context
5. Numbers over 100 and ordinal numbers
6. Describing where things are/distinguishing between indefinite and definite articles
7. Using prepositions to indicate the location of objects
8. Describing what happens in the house
9. Applying the knowledge, skills and understanding of the unit

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