The mission of the World Language Department of Sandburg is to prepare students to communicate effectively in an increasingly global community.
The Spanish and French Departments focus on the three modes of communication: Interpretive, Presentational, and Interpersonal.
Interpretive: Reading and comprehending authentic texts (made for native speakers), Listening and understanding native speakers in audio and in video forms.
Presentational: Expressing yourself effectively and correctly in the target language in written form.
Interpersonal: Communicating effectively with native speakers in oral fashion.
6.1- Daily Life
6.3- Healthy Lifestyle
6.4- City Life
7.1 Healthy Lifestyle
7.2 City Life
7.3 Arts & Entertainment
7.4 Nature & the Environment
8.1- Film and Entertainment
8.2- Nature and the Environment
8.3 Culinary Adventures
8.4 Let's Travel
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