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<p class="MsoNormal"><a name="_MailEndCompose"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:#1F497D">We use the series, Descubre for our Spanish program for both Honors and “Regular” classes. We begin with Descubre 1 for high school
 and move throughout the series to Descubre 3 for level III.  The majority of those students are in 10<sup>th</sup> grade, however, we do a have a number of freshman who are accelerated in their linguistic abilities.  We add “readers” as well film study to
 enhance the students’ learning in their reading comprehension, critical analysis both in print and film, essay writing and cultural enrichment.  For Middle School, we are changing things up a big and starting Descubre 1A for 7<sup>th</sup> grade and Descubre
 1B for 8<sup>th</sup> grade.  The students begin Descubre 2 for level II in high school.<o:p></o:p></span></a></p>
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<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:#1F497D">I hope this helps!<o:p></o:p></span></p>
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<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:#1F497D">Sinceramente,<o:p></o:p></span></p>
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<p class="MsoNormal"><b><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif"">Robin E. Begley<o:p></o:p></span></b></p>
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<p class="MsoNormal"><b><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif";color:windowtext">From:</span></b><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif";color:windowtext"> TFLAlist [mailto:tflalist-bounces@list.tfla.info]
<b>On Behalf Of </b>Janie Reyna<br>
<b>Sent:</b> Thursday, May 16, 2013 11:24 AM<br>
<b>To:</b> 'TFLAlist@list.tfla.info'<br>
<b>Subject:</b> [TFLA-list] Spanish Curriculum<o:p></o:p></span></p>
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<p class="MsoNormal">Good morning,<o:p></o:p></p>
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<p class="MsoNormal">I am seeking support in working on our Spanish 3 curriculum and we are looking for any suggestions and or ideas to implement in our curriculum.  We are currently using Buen Viaje Level 3, but we don’t feel that is adequate for our English
 Speakers.  Please share anything you can with us.  <o:p></o:p></p>
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<p class="MsoNormal"><b><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Cambria","serif";color:red">Thanks,
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<p class="MsoNormal"><b><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Cambria","serif";color:red">Janie Reyna<o:p></o:p></span></b></p>
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