Prerequisite: Successful completion of Spanish II.
Spanish III reinforces the skills learned in grades 7-9. Extensive use of new verb tenses and vocabulary facilitates the reading of a wide range of culturally diverse commentaries needed to prepare students for a locally developed checkpoint B assessment and prepare students for upcoming levels of Spanish Emphasis is on oral proficiency and speaking skills will be enhanced by the study of a greater variety of practical situations. Writing skills will be further developed as students learn to use multiple tenses to express themselves more fully. Cultural celebrations, cartoons, movies, and other authentic resources provide valuable cultural enrichment and enhance proficiency in the four modes of communication: Reading, Listening, Speaking and Writing. The course culminates in Checkpoint B Exam.