Spanish I Grades 7 & 8

Middle School Subject
World Language

Designed to introduce students to Spanish language and culture, courses in this classification prepare students to communicate authentically in Spanish by interpreting (reading, listening, viewing), exchanging (speaking and listening; reading and writing), and presenting (speaking, writing).   Students will explore a variety of cultural themes through language and culture of the Spanish-speaking world, stressing the ability to ask for and give information and to describe situations in Spanish.  Develop skills in listening, speaking, reading and writing in Spanish, and increase your awareness of Hispanic culture. Spanish includes World Cultures which explores several cultures using vocabulary and language skills through a variety of interactive activities, games, songs and technology. Students passing this course receive a high school credit in world language.