Language of the Month
A message from Mr Berwick, Headteacher
"We are proud of the many languages spoken by the children and staff at Jubilee Wood. We have over 45 different languages spoken at home by the children and many of our children join our school with little or no English. We like to celebrate this diversity. Our English as an Additional Language (EAL) teacher runs our Language of the Month and highlights the talented children we have in our school."
Each month, we will be learning words and phrases in a different language. Please click here to look at some of our previous Language of the Month work.
The Language of the Month for January is Sinhala.
Sinhala is also known as Sinhalese.
Sinhala is an official in Sri Lanka.
The word order in Sinhala is subject, object, verb for example, I home go.
Our Language of the Month display has some
Click here to learn some words and phrases from some children in another school which also likes to celebrate the languages it has.