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Foreign Languages

A. Communication

1. The student engages in conversation, expresses feelings and emotions, and exchanges opinions.
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2. The student understands and interprets written and spoken language on a variety of topics.
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3. The student presents information, concepts, and ideas to an audience of listeners or readers on a variety of topics.
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B. Culture

1. The student understands the relationship between the perspectives and products of culture studied and uses this knowledge to recognize cultural practices.
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C. Connections

1. The student reinforces and furthers knowledge of other disciplines through foreign language.
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2. The student acquires information and perspectives that are available only through the foreign language and within the target culture.
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D. Comparisons

1. The student recognizes that languages have different patterns of communication and applies this knowledge to his or her own culture.
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2. The student recognizes that cultures have different patterns of interaction and applies this knowledge to his or her own culture.
PreK - 2    3 - 5    6 - 8    9 - 12

E. Experiences

1. The student uses the language within and beyond the school setting.
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