World Language

Grade 1
Spanish 
  • Counts by 10’s and from 1-50   
  • Uses numbers to perform simple addition facts    
  • Expresses basic emotions, likes and dislikes   
  • Identifies parts of a sentence and responds to questions about home and family

Mandarin Chinese 
  • Solves simple math facts with addition and subtraction   
  • Tells the date with year, month, and day   
  • Follows simple commands for body movement and directions


Grade 2

Spanish 
  • Demonstrates understanding of command by responding with correct response   
  • Follows directions in games and songs   
  • Reads greetings and farewells   
  • Labels pictures with vocabulary words   
  • Gives a simple presentation

Mandarin Chinese 
  • Demonstrates understanding of commands by responding with correct response   
  • Follows directions in games and songs   
  • Reads greetings and farewells   
  • Labels pictures with vocabulary words   
  • Gives a simple presentation


Grade 3

Spanish
  • Asks and responds to conversational questions   
  • Expresses dates, numbers, feelings, and introductions   
  • Responds to commands for activities and games   
  • Reads names of body parts, number words, and Spanish rhymes    
  • Labels a book of basic vocabulary words
 
Mandarin Chinese
  • Understands basic grammatical sentence structure   
  • Uses new vocabulary and sentence structure to describe self   
  • Reads simple sentences   
  • Writes Chinese characters and basic strokes   
  • Demonstrates knowledge of Chinese culture, traditions and celebrations
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Grade 4
Spanish
  • Expresses greetings and commands   
  • Describes calendar details and weather conditions   
  • Asks and responds to personal biographical questions   
  • Reads aloud and writes conversational dialogues using sentences with subject and adjective agreement   
  • Identifies aspects of daily life in Spain, Hispanic cultural holidays, Mexican foods and holidays

Mandarin Chinese
  • Understands basic grammatical sentence structure   
  • Uses new vocabulary and sentence structure to describe self and others    Reads basic paragraphs   
  • Writes Chinese characters   
  • Explores Chinese culture, traditions and celebrations


Grade 5
Spanish
  • Responds appropriately to greetings, commands, questions and dialogues   
  • Describes feelings and background information   
  • Reads conversational skit scripts and description of physical features and personalities   
  • Writes a paragraph using adjectives   
  • Identifies aspects of daily life and culture in Spanish speaking countries

Mandarin Chinese
  • Advances knowledge of grammatical sentence structure    
  • Uses increasingly varied sentence structure to describe self and others   
  • Reads paragraphs   
  • Writes Chinese characters   
  • Further explores Chinese culture, traditions and celebrations
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An independent, coeducational, college preparatory day school, toddler through grade 12

Lower & Middle Schools, 5000 Clubside Rd, Lyndhurst, OH 44124
Upper School, PO Box 8002 (12465 County Line Rd), Gates Mills, OH 44040
Gries Center, 10823 Magnolia Dr, Cleveland, OH 44106

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