• World Language Course Offerings
     
    720 French 1 (9-10-11-12)
    Two-semester course
    Are you interested in learning to understand and speak French? How about reading and writing French? This is the course for you. We will be learning the everyday language and culture of the French-speaking world through total Physical Response gestures, movements, games, and songs. We will tell and act out stories in French and read elementary level french books.
     

    725 FRENCH II (10-11-12) (NCAA)

    Two-semester course.

    Prerequisite: French I. Continuation into the second semester requires successful completion of the first.

    Encore le francais! Are you interested in continuing to understand, speak, read, and write French? Building upon

    the work in French I, we will continue to learn the everyday language and culture of the French speaking world

    through Total Physical Response gestures, movements, games, songs, presentations, reading French books, and

    writing our own French stories. French will be the primary language for communication in the classroom. We

    will also explore more complex grammatical ideas.

     

    730 ADVANCED FRENCH (11-12) (NCAA)

    Two-semester course.

    Prerequisite: French II. This course can be repeated several times. Continuation into the second semester requires successful completion of the first.

    En avant! Are you ready to listen, speak, read and write completely in French? Building upon the work in French

    II, we will continue to learn the everyday language and culture of the French-speaking world through gestures,

    illustrations, and written handouts. French will be the primary language for communication in the classroom. We

    will also learn more complex grammatical ideas through reading short stories and intermediate novels and

    answering questions about the selections.

     

    735 SPANISH I (9-10-11-12) (NCAA)

    Two-semester course. Continuation into the second semester requires successful completion of the first semester.

    This is an introduction to the language of Spanish speaking people throughout the world. Students will be taught

    with a balanced approach focusing on listening, speaking, reading, and writing the Spanish language. Vocabulary,

    grammar and other foundational skills will be our focus. We will also integrate Cultural awareness throughout

    this year’s language instruction.

     

    740 SPANISH II (10-11-12) (NCAA)

    Two-semester course.

    Prerequisite: SPANISH I. Continuation into the second semester requires successful completion of the first.

    This is a continuation of building foundational Spanish language skills. This is a grammar intensive course.

    Students will develop their skills increasing their ability to comprehend, speak, read, and write in the Spanish

    language. We will also have a variety of activities that will increase the student’s cultural awareness.

     

    746 ADVANCED SPANISH (11-12) (NCAA)

    Two-semester course, which can be taken more than once.

    Prerequisite: SPANISH II. Continuation into the second semester requires successful completion of the first.

    This course emphasizes a whole language approach to learning. In this course, we will focus on putting all of our

    learned foundational skills to work. We will have practical assignments, which require a variety of foundational

    skills to be used in unison. Communication in the Spanish language will be at the base of everything we do.

    Many class activities will feature immersion learning-active lessons conducted entirely in Spanish. We will also

    enjoy learning more of and taking part more deeply in Spanish tradition, art, food, and culture. This is a fun class!