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Foreign Language

Foreign Language

 

Located in the center of an increasingly diverse metropolis, it is vital that our students increase their ability to speak and read various languages.

Spanish is a component of the daily calendar time for the Pre-K classes. Kindergarten - 4th Grade students receive Spanish instruction twice weekly. Spanish is offered as an elective to Middle School students.

Spanish is taught with an interactive approach inclusive of all learning styles: visual, kinesthetic and auditory. The students see, hear, say the language and apply it using games, songs, and various methods to build the cognitive skills critical to learning a second language. Conversational Spanish instruction is utilized, and students are required to use the language while in Spanish class.

Curriculum Resource
Elementary: Calico Spanish
Middle School:  Avancemos!, Holt and McDougal