Liberty HS

Learning Recommendations: B- or better in Spanish 2.

Fees: A fee ($200, subject to change) will be assessed for Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors who want to earn college credit through Bellevue College.  College credit is optional.

General Description: Spanish 3 is an advanced class where motivated students may earn high school and college credit simultaneously.  This course is a continuation of Spanish 2, and students will work on reading, writing, speaking, and listening at a more advanced level. Students who would like to sign up for this course are highly encouraged to speak to their Spanish 2 teacher about proper placement. This class is intended for highly motivated and achieving students who want to partake in a more rigorous course.

  • Memorize between 50 and 100 words every 3-4 weeks for accuracy and long-term retention
  • Learn and apply new grammatical concepts every 1-2 weeks, as well as demonstrate competence with any concepts previously studied
  • Follow directions and conversation, as adapted for Spanish 3 CHS
  • Write at length using appropriate vocabulary, grammar and conventions
  • Read at length in Spanish, as adapted for Spanish 3 CHS


  • This course will use the text "Descubre" and the accompanying online workbook

Strategies: Students will learn and be assessed through a combination of:

  • Tests/quizzes from the text curriculum
  • Daily homework
  • In-class activities
  • Daily conversation in Spanish
  • Written, listening, reading and spoken exams