Monday, 16 December 2013

Merry Christmas from Languages @ Tile Hill Wood

Our Year 8 Languages Forum organised a Languages Christmas Club for Year 7s today. Activities included traditions, songs and food from a range of countries as well creating your own "soulier". Thank you to everybody involved and a Happy Christmas from all of us!

Friday, 29 November 2013

Sixth Form Halloween Languages Cup - And the winners are...

 Here are the three top scorers in our first West Coventry Sixth Form Halloween Languages Cup:

            1. Courtney (A2 Japanese)
            2. Sara (AS French)
            3. Bobbi (A2 Japanese)

Well done and watch this space for our Christmas Competition - come on German and Spanish!

Alevel Conference 2013 with University of Birmingham

Friday, 15 November 2013

Visit from Japan's top University to Tile Hill

Mrs Mariko Watanabe visited Tile Hill Wood School today and spoke to 15 students from our AS and A2 Japanese group as well as to some interested Year 11s about an exciting new degree at the University of Tokyo: PEAK (Programs in English at Komaba). Study in English in Japan for four years for a BA in Environmental Science OR Japan in East Asia - full bursaries available!The University of Tokyo is one of the world's most highly ranked Universities and is keen to recruit UK students. One of the entry requirements is to have studied a language other than Japanese for at least 5 years.

Monday, 21 October 2013

Happy Halloween - Languages Club launch today!

A massive thank you to our Languages Forum girls in Year 8 who organised our very first Halloween themed Languages Club today during lunch!

Languages Forum 2013/14

Sixth formers - let the (Halloween Languages) competition begin!

Click on the picture below and login with your usual username/password. Email your teacher if you forgot your login details. Good luck!

Wednesday, 25 September 2013

Tuesday, 24 September 2013

European Day of Languages - Assembly

The three top benefits of studying languages are taken from this article  from the Telegraph

Download Notes for the assembly

Tuesday: The music challenge

Which language is this song in? Email Mr Richter with your answer during pastoral period today!

Monday, 23 September 2013

Monday: The creativity challenge

Come up with a slogan or caption to go with this image. The aim is to promote languages and language learning.
Words you could use are: globe, world, hold, future

Tuesday, 16 July 2013

Year 9 on Skype with Izumi High School and our exchange students

Year 9 spent their whole lesson today talking to our 4 exchange girls who are currently in Japan! We also asked and answered questions from Japanese students, all in Japanese! We discussed the differences between school, food, music, hobbies and family life in Osaka and Coventry.

Friday, 5 July 2013

Our Year 10 girls have the X-factor!

64 students from 3 primary schools came for a morning based around music and X-factor style sessions. Our Year 10 girls planned and delivered amazing workshops. Merci à tous!