Learning a language empowers you to think, act and speak in diverse cultural settings and to move from one cultural setting to another with confidence. 

Middle School

French as a Second Language (FSL)

French as a Second Language (FSL 7, 8 and 9) are options available for students in the program.


Senior High 

Spanish Language Courses

Spanish 10 (5 credits)

  • prerequisite - none

This Spanish Language and Culture Three-year (3Y) Program is intended for students who are beginning their study of Spanish language and culture in senior high school.

The value of learning the Spanish language is enormous for Albertan society as a whole. Apart from the common advantages related to the learning of an international language, it permits an insight into the rich and varied cultures developed in the Spanish-speaking world and bestows more opportunity to communicate directly with Spanish-speaking people. As well, for some students with a prior knowledge of the language and cultures, it offers an opportunity for renewed contact. It contributes to maintaining and developing literacy for those whose first language is Spanish. The textbook explores different dialects with a focus on Castilian. It ensures the technical, formal aspects of the language are taught so the Spanish is transferable.

Number of lessons

  • 22

Readings / Essays

  • N/A

Media Components

  • 23 multi-media files (Video, Audio) within the course.

Labs \ Simulations \ Activities

  • 90

Required Discussions

  • 0

Online Quizzes / Exams

  • 43

CBe-learn supervised Exams / general format

  • 0

Number of assessed items

  • 55

Required Textbook / Novels

  • All resources are online.

Spanish 20 (5 credits)

  • prerequisite - Spanish 10

Online Quizzes / Exams

  • TBA

CBe-learn supervised Exams / general format

  • No

Number of assessed items

  • TBA

Required Textbook / Novels

  • TBA

Number of lessons

  • TBA

Readings / Essays

  • Reading components to each lesson.
  • Written critical or analysis or reflections required for each assignment.

Media Components

  • TBA : including: Videos, websites, tutorials

Labs \ Simulations \ Activities

  • TBA

Required Discussions

  • TBA
  • The syllabus is not currently available 

Online Quizzes / Exams

  • TBA

CBe-learn supervised Exams / general format

  • No

Number of assessed items

  • TBA

Required Textbook / Novels

  • TBA

Spanish 30 (5 credits)

  • prerequisite - Spanish 20

Number of lessons

  • TBA

Readings / Essays

  • Reading components to each lesson.
  • Written critical or analysis or reflections required for each assignment.

Media Components

  • TBA : including: Videos, websites, tutorials

Labs \ Simulations \ Activities

  • TBA

Required Discussions

  • TBA

Online Quizzes / Exams

  • TBA

CBe-learn supervised Exams / general format

  • No

Number of assessed items

  • TBA

Required Textbook / Novels

  • TBA

Languages

Learning a language empowers you to think, act and speak in diverse cultural settings and to move from one cultural setting to another with confidence. 

Middle School

French as a Second Language (FSL)

French as a Second Language (FSL 7, 8 and 9) are options available for students in the program.


Senior High 

Spanish Language Courses

Spanish 10 (5 credits)

  • prerequisite - none

This Spanish Language and Culture Three-year (3Y) Program is intended for students who are beginning their study of Spanish language and culture in senior high school.

The value of learning the Spanish language is enormous for Albertan society as a whole. Apart from the common advantages related to the learning of an international language, it permits an insight into the rich and varied cultures developed in the Spanish-speaking world and bestows more opportunity to communicate directly with Spanish-speaking people. As well, for some students with a prior knowledge of the language and cultures, it offers an opportunity for renewed contact. It contributes to maintaining and developing literacy for those whose first language is Spanish. The textbook explores different dialects with a focus on Castilian. It ensures the technical, formal aspects of the language are taught so the Spanish is transferable.

Number of lessons

  • 22

Readings / Essays

  • N/A

Media Components

  • 23 multi-media files (Video, Audio) within the course.

Labs \ Simulations \ Activities

  • 90

Required Discussions

  • 0

Online Quizzes / Exams

  • 43

CBe-learn supervised Exams / general format

  • 0

Number of assessed items

  • 55

Required Textbook / Novels

  • All resources are online.

Spanish 20 (5 credits)

  • prerequisite - Spanish 10

Online Quizzes / Exams

  • TBA

CBe-learn supervised Exams / general format

  • No

Number of assessed items

  • TBA

Required Textbook / Novels

  • TBA

Number of lessons

  • TBA

Readings / Essays

  • Reading components to each lesson.
  • Written critical or analysis or reflections required for each assignment.

Media Components

  • TBA : including: Videos, websites, tutorials

Labs \ Simulations \ Activities

  • TBA

Required Discussions

  • TBA
  • The syllabus is not currently available 

Online Quizzes / Exams

  • TBA

CBe-learn supervised Exams / general format

  • No

Number of assessed items

  • TBA

Required Textbook / Novels

  • TBA

Spanish 30 (5 credits)

  • prerequisite - Spanish 20

Number of lessons

  • TBA

Readings / Essays

  • Reading components to each lesson.
  • Written critical or analysis or reflections required for each assignment.

Media Components

  • TBA : including: Videos, websites, tutorials

Labs \ Simulations \ Activities

  • TBA

Required Discussions

  • TBA

Online Quizzes / Exams

  • TBA

CBe-learn supervised Exams / general format

  • No

Number of assessed items

  • TBA

Required Textbook / Novels

  • TBA
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Yesterday we sent a message to all Gr. 10, 11 and 12 families about diploma exams. Diploma exams are cancelled, but under special circumstances, students can request to write a diploma exam. For more info, see info on our website https://t.co/Vt8kke9SuE

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This afternoon CBE leaders provided media with information about the cancellation of classes and the CBE's response to #COVID19 We will continue to post updated information about how we will support students, staff and families on our website. https://t.co/NFssyWySZQ https://t.co/gFeKweY8bC