Students will exchange simple spoken and written information in Spanish. This will include basic greetings, expressions of courtesy, likes and dislikes, descriptions. And other topics, such as, family, time and weather.
Students will understand simple spoken and written Spanish based on familiar topics. Identifying main ideas, following simple instructions and comprehending announcements and messages will be included.
Students will present information orally and in writing in Spanish. Information will be gleaned from conversations, readings and presentations. Usage of correct word order, punctuation, accents and spelling will be developed.
Students will develop a cultural awareness of the Spanish-speaking countries. Identifying customs, traditions, products, and important historical and contemporary individuals are key to this awareness.