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Celebrate the European Day of Languages

Sun Aug 21 23:00:00 UTC 2022

Get set for the European Day of Languages with our ready-made classroom resource, and find out how to enter our prize draw.

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Why take part?

The European Day of Languages, marked every year on 26 September, is a great opportunity to celebrate linguistic diversity and promote language learning in your school.

To save you time, we’ve created a new, free teaching resource, packed with engaging MFL activities. We also have some exciting prizes on offer for schools taking part in our Twitter prize draw.

Pick and mix PowerPoint

Our European Day of Languages PowerPoint is designed to be flexible – choose from 10 accessible activities and combine them in a way that suits you. Whether you want a starter, a quick quiz, a creative task, a mini research project, homework ideas or a complete lesson, we’ve done the work for you.

All the activities are designed to be inclusive, no matter which language(s) your students are learning in school or using at home. The PowerPoint is editable, so you can tweak it for your individual classes, and includes answers.

Students can earn points for each activity, enabling you to reward a winner in your class, department or school.

Download our European Day of Languages PowerPoint (PPTX | 5MB)

Celebrating multicultural and multilingual Europe

Download our European day of Languages resource that will help your learners celebrate the rich diversity of languages and cultures that exist across Europe today.

Download our European Day of Languages resource (PDF | 1.1MB)

A chance to enter our prize draw

We have 100 free Mondly subscriptions and ten £50 Amazon vouchers lined up as prizes for our European Day of Languages prize draw. For a chance to win, post a picture or video on Twitter of your students taking part in our European Day of Languages PowerPoint activities, tagging @PearsonMFLquals. You might also want to use the hashtags #EuropeanDayofLanguages, #mfltwitterati or #coeEDL. 

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Closing date for prize draw Twitter entries: Friday 30 September 2022. Winners will be notified on Twitter in October.


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