MFL Storytelling

Subject: Modern Foreign Languages - French, Spanish, or German
Age Group: 5-11 Year Olds (KS1 & KS2)
French Available in London, South West, and West Midlands
Spanish Available in London
German Available in London
Enthrall children as they bring to life traditional tales entirely in French, Spanish or German. Up to 120 children can enjoy this interactive language experience, developing their listening and speaking skills whilst increasing their confidence.
The following story sets are available:
  • Goldilocks and the Three Bears and The Three Little Pigs
  • Jack and the Beanstalk and Little Red Riding Hood
  • Three Billy Goats Gruff and The Ugly Duckling

Learning Aids

  • Call and response
  • Learning vocabulary by recognising a part of the story
  • Visual aids

Important Events Link

This workshop is perfect to support year-round learning as well as the following important events in your year planner:

  • European Day of Languages (Thursday 26th September 2019)


"The children were amazed as to how much they could understand and gave them such a confidence boost."

Ana Lopez, Oughton Primary & Nursery School, Hitchin


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Important Information

Type: MFL Storytelling
Length of session: 60 minutes
Price£195 + VAT
Number of children: 120 - extra children are negotiable
All Freshwater drama facilitators are DBS checked
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