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An ever-changing world

This video shows how Europe’s borders have changed over 1000 years, up to 2012. Fascinating viewing!  

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Children’s books in French, German, Spanish, etc.

This resources is fab! You can download children’s books in colourful pdf format. Books are available in French, German, Spanish and many other languages. Check out this link Children’s Books Forever, or go to the “Just for Fun” section of … Continue reading

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Mr Languages!

This man, Alex Rawlings, shares his view of what languages can bring to you. His insight is really amazing….see what you think!  

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Celebrities who speak other languages

Languages are a secret skill – you never know who can speak them! Check this out: Watch Celebrities Speaking Other Languages Miss R

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What languages can do for you

Today we had an interesting session with everyone in S3. We met in the assembly hall and talked about how learning a language can enhance your skills and enrich your life – now, and in the future. At the end … Continue reading

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S1 Famous Scot Quiz

As we approach St Andrew’s Day, S1 have prepared a quiz on some of the people who have contributed so greatly to our wee country over many years. And…they have done this in French! Test yourself and see how many … Continue reading

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Changing perspectives

How the language you speak changes your view of the world This article is well worth a read! Learning a language can really change the way you see the world….and your place in it! Thanks to Mr Coady for sharing … Continue reading

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Inspiring stories

French is such an eloquent language in which to express beauty. Check out these inspiring videos: Father and Son Interview after Paris attacks Story of a survivor

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Languages Beyond School

If you’re thinking of pursuing a career in languages, check out tips and support on the SCILT website (SCILT = Scottish Centre for Information on Language Teaching…which doesn’t mean you have to become a languages teacher!!). Beyond Languages

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Welcome back!

Hi everyone and welcome back for session 2015-2016! I just wanted to let you know that, this session, our language drop-in sessions will continue to be held on Wednesday lunchtime from 1.15pm. Please do drop by if you would like … Continue reading

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