Modern Foreign Languages Mastermind Challenge

Partner: Yattendon C.E. Primary School, Thatcham
Partner type: Maintained School
Project category: Academic


This was our third edition of the Mastermind Challenge. It is a wonderful, fun celebration of Modern Languages for Year 5 pupils that will test participants’ cultural knowledge and team work, all whilst having a thoroughly good time!


Aims of the project

To expose Year 5 students to modern foreign languages in a fun and engaging environment. The project also encourages students to work in small teams and to effectively problem solve.

Background and goals

This successful partnership is in its third year.


The partnership uses the teaching staff of the MFL Department and the facilities at Reigate Grammar Schoo to host and deliver the event.


The partnership raises the profile and engagement in foreign modern languages and encourages future participation both in the primary and secondary sector.

Pupil involvement

Year 5 students from Yattendon C.E. Primary School.

Frequency and duration

This is an annual event.