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Spanish

"By and large, language is a tool for concealing the truth."
-George Carlin

This Foreign Language curriculum embraces a broad spectrum of communication skills utilizing the five Cā€™s of essential foreign language education: Communication, Culture, Connections, Comparisons and Community. The standards presented offer a vision of what students should know and be able to do with other languages. In order to attain these standards, students require a foreign language program that provides rich curricular experiences. The goal of this curriculum is to develop positive attitudes and excitement toward learning the Spanish language. Through the skills of listening, speaking, reading and writing, students are able to broaden their awareness, acceptance and understanding of the Hispanic culture.