Welcome to World Languages

AZ Seal of Biliteracy APPLICATION

To be completed by students from The Class of 2020 ONLY
Class of 2020, fill out application here. Deadline 10/04/2019

AZ Seal of Biliteracy Info ONLY.

DO NOT SUBMIT
INFO from Dept. of Ed ONLY

The 5 Goal Areas of Language Acquisition

World-Readiness Standards for Learning Languages

Language Proficiency Resources

Interpersonal

Using Proficiency in the Language Classroom

Authentic resources for all modes of communication

International Children's Digital Library

French/Chinese/Spanish-Authentic Videos: MisCositas.com

Tumblebooks

FLIP GRID

Stamp Logins for 3rd-6th and 8th-12th

Elementary Login

7th-12th Grade Stamp4s Sample

3rd-6th Grade Stamp4se Sample

Stamp4s Login for Jr-Sr High Schoolers

Statement of Philosophy:

Having knowledge of languages and cultures is essential to the ability to communicate and gain social, political, and economic access to the world.  The study of other languages also develops greater competence in and awareness of one’s own language and culture. 

World Languages Standards and Practices:

Arizona Department of Education

Foreign and Native Language Standards

ACTFL Performance Descriptors

ACTFL Can-Do Statements

ACTFL Proficiency Guidelines

Arizona Department of Education

Arizona's College and Career Ready Standards

American Council on The Teaching of Foreign Languages

Proficiency Levels for Spanish/Heritage Speakers
Children's hands

Mesa Public Schools Offers 5 languages

ASL

Chinese

French

German

Spanish

Dual Language/ Spanish Immersion Program

Information, Resources, and Accomplishments

World Languages Program Junior High and High School Course Level Proficiency Targets

World Languages Program High School Course Level Proficiency Targets For Spanish/Heritage Speakers

Language Proficiency Level Targets for JHS and HS