Foreign Language

Though not required, students are encouraged to take 2-3 years of foreign language before graduation. Developing a foreign language will help students succeed in the global community.

Foreign Language Faculty




Solmaris Gonzalez

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Kimberly Mnichowicz

mnichoka@milwaukee.k12.wi.us | (414) 934-7159

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Foreign Language Courses

SPANISH 1

Prerequisite: None
Length: Year/1 unit

First year Spanish is a conversation and grammar course, which develops skills of understanding and speaking through emphasis on fundamental language patterns based on familiar everyday situations. Enrichment materials help to develop an understanding and appreciation of Latino culture.

SPANISH 2

Prerequisite: Spanish 1
Length: Year/1 unit

Spanish 2 continues to emphasize skills needed to understand and speak Spanish. Students gain familiarity and confidence with the spoken language and reading and writing take on greater importance. Grammar, basic language patterns, and word order are taught to facilitate comprehension and usage.

SPANISH 3

Prerequisite: Spanish 2
Length: Year/1 unit

Spanish 3 expands the vocabularies of the student and reviews grammar essentials. There is an emphasis on spoken and written communication as short novels, stories and plays are read and discussed in Spanish. Films are viewed occasionally as a basis for discussion, writing and speaking assignments. Students will build their writing and speaking skills through increased reading and writing practice.

SPANISH 4-5

Prerequisite: Spanish 3
Length: Year/1 unit

Spanish 4-5 continues to develop and refine the students' speaking, reading and writing skills. Principles of pronunciation are reviewed and stylistic improvement in language use is developed through research study and discussions of literature, periodicals and newspapers. Spanish and Latin American geography, history, and literature are studied intensively.

SPANISH 1

SPANISH 2

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