worldlanguage

French III and Spanish III Online Courses

Length/Credits: 2 semesters – 2 credits
Open to: Grades 10, 11, 12
Prerequisite:   Level II

Level III World Language courses in French and Spanish provide instruction enabling students to understand and appreciate other cultures by comparing social behaviors and values of people using the languages being learned.  Students are willing to initiate and participate in discussions concerning these cultures through virtual conferences.  In addition, students are able to:

  • respond to factual and interpretive questions and interact in a variety of social situations, such as expressing regrets, condolences, and complaints, using more than rote memory formula phrases;
  • read for comprehension from a variety of authentic materials, such as advertisements on web sites, online articles and personal correspondence;
  • read short literary selections of poetry, plays, and short stories;
  • complete authentic forms and documents and take notes that require familiar vocabulary and structures;
  • write paraphrases, summaries, and brief compositions;
  • describe different aspects of the culture, using the World Languages where appropriate, including:  (1) major historical events, (2) political structures, (3) value systems, (4) visual arts, (5) architecture, (6) literature, and (7) music, and

seek help in a crisis situation and participate appropriately at special family occasions, such as birthdays, weddings, funerals, and anniversaries

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