German I

Students achieve the Novice-Low level of speaking skills, and similar levels in listening, reading, writing and presenting in German. Students aquire information about German-speaking countries and people through authentic materials. Students use German as a communication tool in other content areas. Students compare German language and culture with their own. They are encouraged to explore areas of personal interest to them, and to become life-long learners of German. Focus will be on interpretation, interpersonal communication and presentation in the target language.

Grade: 9, 10, 11, 12
Year: 1 credit
Prerequisites: C average in English recommended