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G R A D E     K   -  12    

NL-FL.K-12.1 COMMUNICATION
Communicate in Languages Other Than English--
  • Students engage in conversations, provide and obtain information, express feelings and emotions, and exchange opinions
  • Students understand and interpret written and spoken language on a variety of topics
  • Students present information, concepts, and ideas to an audience of listeners or readers on a variety of topics.
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NL-FL.K-12.2 CULTURES
Gain Knowledge and Understanding of Other Cultures
  • Students demonstrate an understanding of the relationship between the practices and perspectives of the culture studied
  • Students demonstrate an understanding of the relationship between the products and perspectives of the culture studied
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NL-FL.K-12.3 CONNECTIONS
Connect with Other Disciplines and Acquire Information
  • Students reinforce and further their knowledge of other disciplines through the foreign language
  • Students acquire information and recognize the distinctive viewpoints that are only available through the foreign language and its cultures
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NL-FL.K-12.4 COMPARISONS
Develop Insight into the Nature of Language and Culture
  • Students demonstrate understanding of the nature of language through comparisons of the language studied and their own
  • Students demonstrate understanding of the concept of culture through comparisons of the cultures studied and their own.
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NL-FL.K-12.5 COMMUNITIES
Participate in Multilingual Communities at Home & Around the World
  • Students use the language both within and beyond the school setting
  • Students show evidence of becoming life-long learners by using the language for personal enjoyment and enrichment.
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