Students will have the opportunity to:
Some things won’t be different though. Standards and expectations will be just as high as in a face to face classroom.
Spanish ab initio not only covers essential vocabulary and grammar, but also key elements of Hispanic life and culture such as food, leisure, family relationships and entertainment.
Activities include live online discussions, creating presentations, learning from videos, contributing to blogs and wikis as well as exciting, hand-writing practice and interactive tasks. The emphasis is on learning actively together. Of course, there will be some traditional activities such as essay writing and oral practice to prepare you for the exams.
Assessment will be both formative and summative and fully in accordance with IB criteria.
In order to succeed in Spanish ab initio, we recommend students set aside five to six hours a week.
Taking Spanish ab initio online will enable students to: