• Bienvenidos
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    World Language Department
    Mrs. Elena Munoz
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    School year 2023 - 2024
    Period 3  Spanish I room 304    
    Period 5  Spanish II room 203
    Period 6  Spanish I room 203
    Period 8  Spanish II room 304
    Period 9  Spanish II room 307
    Some benefit to study a foreign language:
    1. Foreign language study creates more positive attitudes and less prejudice toward people who are different.
    2. Studying a foreign language will improve your chances of getting a job.
    3. Studying a new culture helps you meet new and interesting people.
    4. Dealing with another culture enables people to gain a more profound understanding of their own culture.
    5. The study of foreign languages boosts confidence.
    6. Graduates often cite foreign language courses as some of the most valuable courses in college because of the communication skills developed in the process.
    7. International travel is made easier and more pleasant through knowing a foreign language.
    8. Skills like problem-solving, dealing with abstract concepts, are increased when you study a foreign language.
    9. Foreign language study enhances one’s opportunities in government, business, medicine, law, technology, military, industry, marketing, etc.
    10. A second language improves your skills and grades in math and English and on the SAT and GRE.
    11. Analytical skills improve when students study a foreign language.
    12. Foreign languages provide a competitive edge in career choices: one is able to communicate in a second language.
    13. Foreign language study enhances listening skills and memory.
    14. One participates more effectively and responsibly in a multi-cultural world if one knows another language.
    15. Your marketable skills in the global economy are improved if you master another language.
    16. Foreign language study offers a sense of the past: culturally and linguistically.
    17. The study of a foreign tongue improves the knowledge of one’s own language: English vocabulary skills increase.
    18. The study of foreign languages teaches and encourages respect for other peoples: it fosters an understanding of the interrelation of language and human nature.
    19. Foreign languages expand one’s view of the world, liberalize one’s experiences, and make one more flexible and tolerant.
    20. Foreign languages expand one’s world view and limit the barriers between people: barriers cause distrust and fear.
    21. One is at a distinct advantage in the global market if one is as bilingual as possible.
    22. Foreign languages open the door to art, music, dance, fashion, cuisine, film, philosophy, science…