Spanish 1 & 1B
(Span. 1/1B)

Description of Class:This class is equivalent to Beginning Spanish.Because the Spanish language is closely intertwined with Hispanic culture, the class is divided into twelve units based on a different country or region.Spanish grammar will be learned through the integration of history, music, culture, art, literature, film, food, sports, etc... of the following countries or regions: España, El Caribe (Puerto Rico/Cuba/República Dominicana), Estados Unidos, México, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Argentina, Chile, Colombia, and Perú.

Essential Question for this class: How can I use the Spanish language to make a positive difference in the world (including family and community)?(¿Cómo puedo usar la lengua española para hacer un impacto positivo en el mundo?)