Spanish Language studies are integrated into our academic curriculum across all grade levels.

Kindergarten

  • Body parts – with song
  • Alphabet
  • A-abeja        B-bote        Words to go with letters

First Grade

  • Greetings and expressions of courtesy
  • Build a basic vocabulary – professions, modes of transportation, clothing, animals, food and family community vocabulary etc.

Second Grade

  • Greetings and expressions of courtesy
  • Build on basic vocabulary – Household items, tools and materials, health, country and agriculture, nature and activities, etc.

Third Grade

  • Greetings and expressions of courtesy
  • Review and build on basic Spanish vocabulary
  • Beginning short sentence development
  • Spanish review games (interactive games) Tira la pelota, Spanish Pictionary

Fourth Grade

  • Greeting and expressions of courtesy
  • Review and build on basic vocabulary
  • Begin basic Spanish dialogue – they learn how to express themselves and talk about their families and friends.  They learn how to greet people and how to describe people, places and things
  • They will also be taught some Spanish history – Spain, Spanish America and history of the language

Fifth Grade

  • Greetings and expressions of courtesy
  • How to ask and answer questions
  • Simple grammar – simple sentences
  • Review games – Around the World, Spanish Pictionary and TLP