Grade Levels: 9, 10, 11, 12
Prerequisite: Spanish I or Spanish I, Part I, and Spanish I, Part II (middle school) and language proficiency
Spanish II is a continuation of Spanish I, with a substantial amount of new grammatical structures. The course increases emphasis on listening, reading, and writing. Students will begin to understand spoken Spanish and converse on a more sophisticated level. The students will become familiar with different aspects of the culture, including the visual arts, architecture, literature, and music. Culture and history of Hispanic countries are also studied. The course enables students to participate in classroom and extracurricular activities related to the language studied as well as to participate in conversations dealing with daily activities and personal interests. A proficiency exam will be given at the end of the course.