Language of the month

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   At Stonehill we celebrate different Languages and Cultures each

   month. We have already learned a few ways to welcome people

   using a different language. If you would like to hear a different welcome     being spoken, why not listen to the interactive speech bubbles on the

  languages display in the hall.

   Each month we try to learn a few useful phrases and words, to answer

  the register and say "please" and "thank you".


  A big thank you to all the parents who have come in and supported Mrs

  Whittemore with spelling and  demonstrating the language for us to


  Over the coming months we will be looking at Italian, Hindi, German,

  Irish, Tamil, Mandarin, Nepali, Polish, Spanish and finally Makaton.


  If you or your family would like us to feature a language you speak at

  home or one of your relatives speak please come as speak to Mrs




    In January we will be looking at the Polish language, in February we

    will take a deeper look into Tamil from Sri Lanka followed by Mandarin

    from China in March. 



    This school year we begin our languages with Hindi in September

    followed by Africans in October.This will be followed by Arabic in

    November and Makaton in December.




    We will begin the summer term in April looking at the German

    language followed by Nepalese in May finishing with Spanish and

    Italian in June and July.    







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