AASD Goals for K-12 World Languages

  • Listen to and comprehend a native speaker of the target language within contexts familiar to the student.
  • Discuss topics of personal importance with a native speaker of the target language.
  • Read with understanding authentic non-technical texts in the target language.
  • Write effectively in the target language to communicate information about a variety of topics.
  • Interact in a culturally sensitive manner with speakers of other languages.
  • Acquire a greater understanding of target cultures through their fine arts, history, and literature.