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 B SL covers a variety of topics affecting the Hispanic and wider world based on three core topics: social relationships, communication and media, and global issues.
In addition to this, students can choose optional topics from the following: customs and traditions, cultural diversity, health, science and technology, and leisure.
The emphasis is on learning actively together. Activities include live and asynchronous online discussions, creating presentations, learning from videos and interactive exercises. The course also provides more traditional activities such as reading comprehension, essay writing and oral practice to prepare students for the exams.
Assessment will be both formative and summative in accordance with IB criteria.
In order to succeed in Spanish B SL, we recommend students set aside five to six hours a week.
Taking Spanish B SL online will enable students to: