October's ‘Language of the Month’ is Afrikanns
Afrikaans (also called Cape Dutch) is an official language of South Africa, where it is spoken by about 6,200,000 people.
Afrikaans speakers are also found in Namibia, Botswana, Australia, New Zealand, Canada and the United Kingdom.
There are about 6,400,000 Afrikaans speakers in the world.
See this website for a few of the phrases that the children will be using in class this month. http://www.newburyparkschool.net/langofmonth/afrikaans/player.html