We are taught Spanish from Y1 - Y6 by Señor Cantalejo, who is a qualified  primary and secondary teacher and has been teaching Spanish for 18 years as well, as previously teaching English in Spain. 

In KS1 we have been learning:

In KS2 we have been learning:

  • Instructions
  • Numbers
  • Greetings
  • Personal information - name, feelings, age, likes and dislikes. 
  • Information about Spain, her traditions and customs
  • Colours
  • Animals
  • Classroom
  • How Christmas is celebrated in Spain
  • Days of the week
  • Months of the year
  • Families
  • Jobs 
  • We are presently learning weather conditions and the seasons.


  • Personal information - name, age, feelings, address and qualities of character
  • Opinions - Sports and free time activities
  • Animals
  • Colours
  • Parts of the body
  • Ailments and remedies
  • Christmas celebrations in Spain
  • The Spanish alphabet
  • Tongue twisters
  • Days of the week
  • Months of the year
  • We are presently learning how to say when it is our birthday, and the dates of Spanish and Latin American festivals
  • We will be learning soon about Easter celebrations in Spain and about other Spanish festivals.

Lyme Community Primary, Lyme St, Newton-le-Willows WA12 9HD