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FAQs

 

Which world languages are offered as part of the curriculum at Weston Middle School 6-8?

Spanish is offered to students in grades 6, 7, 8

French is offered to students beginning  in grades 7 -8

 

What books are used for Spanish?

Spanish Grade 6 En sus marcas level A Textbook , EMC Paradigm Publishing. 2001

Spanish Grade 6 En sus marcas level A workbook, EMC Paradigm

Spanish Grade 7 En sus marcas level B Textbook, EMC Paradigm Publishing. 2001

Spanish Grade 7 En sus marcas level B workbook, EMC Paradigm

Spanish  Grade 8 Listos, EMC Paradigm Publishing. 2001

French Grades 7 & 8, Allez Viens Textbook , Holt Rhinehart

Freanch Grades 7 & 8, Allez Viens workbook , Holt Rinehart workbook

 

How often do World Language classes meet? 

Grade 6 Spanish meets twice a week and every other Friday for 48 minutes.

Grade 7 and 8 Spanish and French classes meet every day for 48 minutes.

 

What supplies do I need for World Language?

Each student is responsible for bringing his/her textbook, workbook, notebook, and pencil or pen to classs each day. Individual teachers may request additional supplies on occasion to meet class objectives. A Spanish/French dictionary is strongly recommended but not required.

 

What is the Spanish Club?

The mission of the Spanish Club to promote cross-cultural acceptance and understanding of  Spanish language and culture, and to encourage service to school and the community.  There are  1-2 field trips organized each year.  Some activities include crafts, foods, and school and community service opportunities.

 

Who can join Spanish Club?

Any 7th or 8th grade Weston Middle School student

 

What is the COLT Poetry Contest?

The Colt poetry contest is an annual poetry recitation contest in American Sign Language, Mandarin Chinese, ESL, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Latin, Modern Greek, Portuguese, Polish, Russian, and Spanish sponserd by the Connecticut Council of Teachers of Language Teachers. 

 

Who can participate in the COLT Poetry Contest?

Any 7th or 8th grade Weston Middle School student

 

When is the COLT Poetry Contest?

The contest is held early- mid  April every year.  The registration deadline is in January. Interested students should inquire about exact dates. This information is available from the World Language teacher, department chair,  or by calling the main office secretary.

 

What happens if I lose my textbook or workbook?

Each Student is responsible for taking care of the textbook assigned at the beginning of the year by his/her World Language teacher.

A cost to replace either a lost or damaged textbook/workbook  will be issued to the student by the teacher.  Payments for lost or damaged textbooks should be made to Weston Middle School and sent to the WMS Main Office secretary.

 

SPANISH TEXTBOOK/WORKBOOK  REPLACEMENT INFORMATION

 

Grade 6 En Sus Marcas Textbook Level A, EMC Paradigm 2001    $55.00

Grade 6 En Sus Marcas Workbook Level A, EMC Paradigm 2001  $  12.00

 

Grade 7 En Sus Marcas Textbook Level B, EMC Paradigm 2001   $55.00

Grade 7 En Sus Marcas Workbook Level B, EMC Paradigm 2001  $12.00

 

Grade 8 Listos Textbook, EMC Paradigm 2001   $66. 00

 

FRENCH TEXTBOOK/WORKBOOK REPLACEMENT INFORMATION

 

Grade 7 Allez Viens Textbook , Holt Rinehart   $66.00

Grade 7 Allez Vien Workbook, Holt Rinehart  $12.

 

Grade 8 Allez Viens Textbook, Holt Rinehart  $66.00

Grade 8 Allez Viens Workbook, Holt Rinehart  $12.00

 

Above prices include 10% shipping charge

 

 

 How much homework is assigned in World Language?  

 

World Language is a regular academic subject and

homework is assigned in accordance to the school homework guidelines of 10 -20 minutes per night per subject area.

 

Is there extra help available for World Language?

 

Yes. There is extra-help offered on a regular basis by each individual World Language teacher. Please contact the individual teacher for when extra-help sessions meet.

 

 

 

 

 


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