Middle School World Language Courses
Des Moines Public Schools is excited to announce the expansion of World Languages to all middle schools for the 2021-2022 school year. All middle school students will take either Spanish as an additional language or Spanish for heritage speakers.
If you enjoy learning languages, here are some more resources to go beyond what you experience in class. Share what you're doing with us via Twitter @DMPS_WorldLang
New to Spanish Learners
Podcast ¡Cuéntame! | Learn Spanish with Comprehensible Input
Online magazine written by Spanish students for Spanish students Revista literal
Heritage Spanish Learners
The photos below represent core elements of our curricula and the authors. While every classroom will co-create and drive instruction, this core curriculum ensures all DMPS students have a focus on high-frequency vocabulary, stay connected to world wide current events, and expand literacy skills in the target language. To provide feedback on the curriculum, content, or instructional practices, please contact the Curriculum Coordinator.