Below you will find an outline of the curriculum content delivered across the year. Please be aware that this is only an outline, and therefore at times content may cut across different half terms or may be moved as required. For a detailed breakdown of what you will be tested on in the assessment windows, please check the year group page.

Year 10 Content
Advent 1 Media:

  • talking and writing about different forms of media: internet, film, TV and news
  • giving justified opinions using a variety of opinion phrases and adjectives
  • Introduction to HSK3
Advent 2 Where I live:

  • talking and writing about where you live
  • asking for directions
  • talking about buying and returning goods
  • Independent learning: HSK vocabulary
Lent 1 Where I live (continued):

  • discussing global issues
  • talking and writing about recycling and protecting the environment


  • revision of weather and transport
  • talking and writing about past holiday experiences
  • Independent learning: HSK vocabulary
Lent 2 Holidays (continued):

  • Talking and writing about future holiday plans
  • role-play practice – booking hotels and making holiday arrangements
  • Independent learning: HSK vocabulary
Trinity 1 Revision for HSK3 assessments:

  • HSK3-style exam practice and vocabulary revision
Trinity 2
  • Revision and consolidation of GCSE (9-1) Chinese textbook, chapters 1-6
  • Y10 speaking assessment preparation: role play, photo card and general conversation