Foreign Language

  • Foreign Language

    Students have the opportunity to study either Spanish or French.  They learn various topics that focus on their Reading, Writing, Speaking and Listening skills.

    6th Grade: Students will study Spanish or French for one semester and then switch to the other language in the second semester. This is an exploratory program meant to expose the students to a new language.

    7th Grade: Students will begin their studies of the language they chose at the conclusion of the 6th Grade program.  The students learn various cultural, grammar and vocabulary topics.

    8th Grade: Students will continue their studies from 7th Grade and expand on the previous years' topics. At the conclusion of 8th Grade, students will have completed a Beginning Level course in Spanish or French.

    Spanish students use the textbook, Paso a Paso A, and French students use the textbook, Discovering French Noveau 1A.