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MFL Spanish at key stage 3    (Year 9)

Unit 16: Nuestro medio ambiente

About this unit

In this unit pupils learn to talk and write about the environment in positive and negative terms, using a wide range of commands, negatives and tenses to compare how things used to be, are now and will be in the future.

New language content:

  • negatives other than no
  • more work on commands

New contexts:

  • aspects of the environment
  • the future world

Alternative contexts: places in town; school; local area; daily routine.

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. Revising positive commands
2. Using negative instruction no + infinitive/techniques for skimming and scanning
3. Using other negatives
4. Discussing environmental issues
5. How things used to be and making comparisons
6. Expressing opinions about environmental issues orally and in writing
7. Applying the knowledge, skills and understanding of the unit

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