7th Grade World Languages

Upon entering seventh grade, students choose either Spanish or French to study their first year.  They may choose to continue to study the same language in eighth grade, or to switch languages.

520 A French 1 A

This course introduces students to the basics of French communication and culture. Present tense conjugations are studied in depth, as well as subject pronouns, articles, adjective agreement, and possession. Culture is integrated into each unit as an important component of language study. In addition to a highly interactive on-line textbook, students use investigative methods to develop understanding of concepts and broadening vocabulary. The classroom experience is a combination of direct instruction, independent investigation, group work, games, songs, and videos. 

530 Spanish 1A

This course introduces students to the basics of Spanish communication & culture. Present tense conjugations are studied in depth, as well as subject pronouns, articles, adjective agreement, and possession. Culture is integrated into each unit as an important component of language study. In addition to a highly interactive on-line textbook, students use investigative methods to develop understanding of concepts and broadening vocabulary. The classroom experience is a combination of direct instruction, independent investigation, group work, games, songs, and videos.