The Department of English aims to enable students to achieve competence in this foreign language, which will allow them to access information on the latest scientific and technological events, as well as new information and communication technologies to expand their cultural horizons. In addition, we create for them the proper conditions and opportunities for the management of innovative methodologies to strengthen their autonomy in learning other languages.
Ever since it was founded, Colegio Santa Maria Marianistas has educated its students in the knowledge and mastery of the English language. It is on these grounds that its educational proposal offers its students this opportunity. This is achieved through significant learning activities aimed towards the development of their skills in oral and written comprehension, oral and written expression, and the proper use of the language.
We thus present to you the Skills and Capacities Definition Chart, Components Chart, Values and Attitudes Chart, and General Topics and Subtopics, which constitute the guidelines of our department, ranging from 5th to 11th grade. The following criteria can also be found: Selection of the six components of the department, Definition of the components, Establishment of the thematic blocks (and the organization of the contents according to these), Sequencing of content by grade level, and Distribution of the contents according to the educational goals.