Learning other languages enables children and young people to make connections with different people and their cultures.
The principles and practice document is essential reading for teachers as they start working with the experiences and outcomes for modern languages.
All curriculum areas contribute to the totality of the experiences that make up the new curriculum. You can download the experiences and outcomes for modern languages.
An introduction to the modern languages National Qualifications with links to information on how they are changing.
This resource outlines significant aspects of learning and describes what breadth, challenge and application look like to support practitioners in assessing learners’ progress in modern languages.
Find information on taking a 1+2 approach to language learning, useful for practitioners who are teaching, or planning to teach, a language in P1.
Journey through the French-speaking world with interdisciplinary resources and learning ideas.
These reference grammars - in French, German, Italian and Spanish - aim to help teachers brush up on the basic rules of the languages.
- See more support materials for modern languages