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Standard 3.1: Students reinforce and further their knowledge of other disciplines through the foreign language.

:-)    Y/N

interpersonal relationships 
related to other subject matter areas

:-)    Y/N

science knowledge about recycling in France 
create dialogues based on a unit on shopping 
discuss the literary characteristics of the 'Hansel and Gretel' story during both German and Language Arts class sessions 

Standard 3.2: Students acquire information and recognize the distinctive viewpoints that are only available through the foreign language and its cultures.

:-)    Y/N

materials intended for native speakers 
oral and written input 
dialogues from foreign language textbooks 

:-)    Y/N

students view "E.T." dubbed in French 
using original German documents to explore the concept of citizenship
e-mail exchange with native speakers

Standards reprinted here with the permission of the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL).

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