Russian World is a Russian I and II distance learning language program produced by the Dallas Independent School District. It is designed to give students the opportunity to develop basic skills in reading, writing, speaking and listening as well as opportunities to learn about Russian culture and customs, history and traditions.
Russian World I The goal of Russian World I is help students develop a beginning, or novice, level of proficiency in speaking, listening, reading and writing Russian. Although communication skills will be the primary focus of this language course, students also have the opportunity to learn about Russian culture, customs, history and traditions.
Russian World II The goal is to expand and enhance skills learned in Russian World I. More attention will be given to advanced elements of grammar, expanded vocabulary and extensive speech practice. Additional study of Russian culture and history completes this intermediate Russian course.
Text book and workbooks available on Amazon.com • Russian Face to Face by George W. Morris, Mark N. Vyatytnev and Lilia L. Vokhmina (Jan. 1, 1992) Book for Level 1 and Level 2 • Russian Face to Face Workbook Level 1 and Level 2 by George Morris and Zita Dabars (Jan. 1, 1995)
Nuevos Amigos is a distance learning program designed to bring Spanish language instruction to students in the through a fun and interactive manner. To find out more or get the curriculum, go to: http://www.dallasisd.org/nuevosamigos. This programs are produced by Dallas Schools Television.