Expose students to the culture by introducing them to the history of the country, the people, the traditions, the foods, and customs.
Students will learn to Identify and model social interactions in target language culture and in one's own culture: Daily Routines - Family and Peer Relationships - Knowledge of Stereotypes - Cultural Sensitivity.
Students will learn common vocabulary structures used in basic speaking and writing. Recognize common vocabulary terms through listening and reading. Speak and write common vocabulary, phrases, and structures during activities with teacher, classmates, and family.
- Greetings, farewells, and courtesy expressions
- Formal and informal forms of address
- Verb forms
- Family and People
- Classroom commands
Students will learn simple sentence and question structures in order to communicate.
Students will be able to understand simple spoken conversations and written sentences in dialogues and short paragraphs.