La clase de Español


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  K  Kindergarten3rd  Third Grade 101 Sixth Grade / 101/102
 1st First Grade 4th Fourth Grade 7 Seventh Grade
 2nd Second Grade 5th Fifth Grade201Spanish 201/202

Quick links!

Realidades 1A companion website (Spanish 6 or 101)

Realidades 1B companion website (Spanish 7)

Realidades 2 companion website (Spanish 201/202)

Did you know...

the Elementary Spanish program began in 2007    

What does the program include?

        • Students actively involved using the language
      • Emphasis on speaking and listening skills.
      • Cultural exploration
      • Highly interactive lessons with music, chants, 
      • Engaging Internet activities that promote student
      • Elementary certified language teachers
      • Use of Spanish by the language teacher 90-95%
        of the time

What are the benefits of learning another language in the elementary school?

Learning a language at an early age...

     • Has a positive effect on intellectual growth.
     • Enriches and enhances a child's mental
     • Leaves students with more flexibility in thinking,
       greater sensitivity to language, and a better ear
       for  listening.
     • Improves a child's understanding of his/her native
     • Gives a child the ability to communicate with
       s/he would otherwise not have the chance to know
     • Opens the door to other cultures and helps a child
       understand and appreciate people from other
     • Gives a student a head start in language
       for college.
     • Increases job opportunities in many careers
       where knowing another language is a real asset.