Spanish IV AP/CC
Grade Level: 11, 12
Length of Course: Year
Pre-requisite: Spanish III and Teacher Recommendation
Course Overview: This course presents a college level study of the Spanish language and culture in preparation for the AP Spanish exam administered in May. In this class, students will read stories, essays, newspapers, and magazine articles that are more complex than Spanish III, and will discuss these articles in Spanish. They will conduct interviews, discuss current events, prepare resumes and cover letters, and do research on a variety of issues of current events in Latin America. There will be paired and group activities designed to enhance the students’ proficiency in all four basic language skills. The students will learn the refined and technical points of the grammatical structure of Spanish. There will be an extensive reinforcement of grammar that was covered in order to prepare students for college level courses.