Along with the three exchanges, the department runs a Year 7 day trip to Boulogne-sur-mer, in northern France. Every year in July, Year 7 pupils are given the opportunity to travel to France for the day and experience French culture.
Key Stage 3
Boulogne Day Trip
Every year, in July, the department runs a day trip for Year 7 pupils to Boulogne-sur-Mer, in the North of France. During this trip pupils are given the opportunity to experience French culture and develop their language skills.
Black Forest Trip
This year, in June, the department is running a five day trip to the Black Forest area in South-West Germany, near to the French border.
Pupils will have the opportunity to explore the French city of Strasbourg and the Alsace region of France as well as Freiburg, the capital of the Black Forest in Germany. This trip will allow pupils of both French and German to discover this historical region whilst using their linguistic knowledge.
Key Stage 4
Christmas Market Trip
In December, the Languages department are very pleased to organise a trip to a continental Christmas market. For the past two years we have visited Lille in the North of French and Aachen in Germany. Pupils really enjoy experiencing the culture at this special time of year.