7th & 8th Grade Programs
7th and 8th grade beginning programs focus on understanding and using the language while laying the foundation for high school credit programs.
- The French 7th – 8th grade program topics include: introductions, numbers, classroom instructions, numbers, greetings, ages, likes and dislikes, preferred activities, classroom subjects and times, school objects, colors, sports, hobbies, weather, months, seasons, foods and beverages, places to go, things to do, and describing family members. Amount covered depends on the duration of the course.
- The Spanish 7th – 8th grade program topics include: greetings, introductions, dates and days, weather, seasons, time, introductions, classroom instructions, likes and dislikes, personality descriptions, school classes, foods and beverages, good health, leisure activities, sports, places in the community, families, celebrations, age and ordering in a restaurant. Amount covered depends on the duration of the course.
- The Chinese 7th – 8th grade program topics include: greetings, introductions, countries, nationalities, family members, numbers, homes, foods and drinks, students and school classes, dates and days of the week, and time. Students learn the fundamentals of character strokes and are able to read and write some basic characters while using the phonetic version of the language, pinyin, as a pronunciation tool.