Course Description: Level I focuses on topics relating to the self. Important themes and tasks in each unit are:
Unit 1: Global Citizenship - Who am I? Introduce myself, and provide information about my hobbies, and
preferences. Ask questions to elicit this information from others.
Unit 2: Community, Friends, and Family - Who is important to me and why? Define what friends, family and community mean. Discuss people, families, roles, customs, cultural traditions and celebrations.
Unit 3: A Day at School - Who are you at school? Discuss my school day and school routines and compare
my school to schools we study in class.
Unit 4: City Life - What makes a city special? Describe my city and cities I learn about in terms of location, activities, attractions, foods, and transportation. Describe what people do in my city and cities I learn about.