Category Archives: Foreign Languages

Languages Week in Desmond College

Well done to all those who took part in Desmond College’s Languages Week!

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French Spelling Bee (Languages Week)

3rd Year students took part in a French spelling bee today as part of Languages’ Week. #mfl #literacy #ipad

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Modern Foreign Languages in Desmond College

French Breakfast Morning ​2nd Year students learning how to order a typical French breakfast.   French Detective Competition Students battled it out as budding detectives to be the first to solve the mystery of the missing Easter eggs in our … Continue reading

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2nd Year French Students

2nd Year French students enjoying reading their French language magazines to develop their literacy and comprehension skills.

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European Erasmus Programme

The Limerick and Clare Education and Training Board hosted a number of teachers from other European Countries as part of the European Erasmus Programme. As part of the teachers’ visit, they were invited to Desmond College to get an insight … Continue reading

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5th Year French Poetry Writing Workshop

5th Year students participated in a French poetry writing workshop, and wrote poems on the thème du jour – “Mon Quartier”.

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Desmond College Students’ French Dinner

French dinner dégustation – Students tasted different types of French cheese, a traditional ratatouille dish, and une tarte aux fraises.

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French Culture

First Year students participating in French Culture game this week!

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French Cookery Class

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2nd year Spanish Poster Competition

Students were challenged to design a poster to promote awareness of language learning for European language day. Mr Russell with his Spanish students, Chloe Ahern, Joanne Lai, Shane Baguio, Megan Roma and Ciara Brouder after completing their posters. A selection … Continue reading

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German Breakfast Morning

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Spanish Breakfast

Transition year students from Desmond College enjoying a Spanish breakfast as part of their ‘Introduction to Spanish language and culture’ course.

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First Year Spanish Students Enjoyed Tasting Some Traditional Spanish Food

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Le Petit Déjeuner Francais

Our junior cycle students enjoyed our annual Petit Déjeuner on April 30th. Croissants & crêpes disappeared faster than the speed of light!

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5th Year German Students Enjoy Trip to Listowel
Cinema to Watch German Film

5th Year German students enjoy trip to Listowel cinema to watch German film.

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Cinema to Watch German Film