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Spanish 12

Spanish 12 Course Overview

Big Ideas

Listening and viewing with intent supports our acquisition of a new language.

Language and culture are interconnected and shape our perspective, identity, and voice.

The communicative context determines how we express ourselves.

Exploring diverse forms of cultural expression promotes greater understanding of our own cultural identity.

Developing proficiency in a new language provides unique opportunities for careers, travel, personal growth, and study abroad.



In Spanish 12, students will engage in spontaneous interactions based on a variety of themes. Students will continue to develop their written, reading, oral, and aural skills with the new vocabulary and grammar tenses they will learn. Spanish 12 students will also work with Spanish media and the Internet to locate information and complete various research tasks. Students will be continued to be exposed to a range of Spanish creative works and will expand their knowledge of Spanish and Latin American customs and culture within the study of the language.

Where does this course fit?

  • Prerequisites:  Spanish 11
  • Graduation Status:  Grade 12 elective for graduation

Course Materials

  • Textbook: Descubre 2
  • Materials: Computer with microphone
  • Supplemental online materials:  Duolingo (language application), (online dictionary) 

Brief Outline



Leccion 5

En la ciudad

Leccion 6

El bienestar

Leccion 7

El mundo de trabajo

Leccion 8

Un festival de arte

Leccion 9

Las actualidades

Assessment Percentage Breakdown

Assessment Type

Percentage of the Course



Midterm Exam


Final Exam


Lesson assignments


You have up to a year to complete your course. 

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