World Languages

 
To
The World Languages Department
of Garden City High School

Mr. Peter Giacalone
6-12 Coordinator
giacalonep@gcufsd.net


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Please Note our Department Policy:  A student needs to attend extra-help with his/her teacher before he/she will be allowed to move to another level or drop a course.  
PLEASE NOTE:  A low or failing quiz/test grade does not constitute a reason for a student to change a level nor to drop a course.   

RAISING GLOBAL CHILDREN
Authors Advocate Teaching Children To Be.docx
Working Together to Raise Global Children.pdf 

WHY STUDY A FOREIGN LANGUAGE? 
http://biologybiozine.com/bilingualism-and-brain-health/188http://www.standard.net/stories/2012/02/06/many-benefits-come-learning-foreign-language

The Relation between High School Study of Foreign Languages and ACT English and Mathematics Performance
    http://www.adfl.org/bulletin/v23n3/233047.htm


NYSAFLT-
Parents as Language Partners Link:
 http://www.nysaflt.org/parents

Middle School Link:
http://middleschool.gardencity.k12.ny.us/departments/world_languages/  

 
NOTE:  Please be advised that with the exception of participation in the annual Poster Contest, the WL Department does not issue extra-credit points.