Methods and Materials for Teaching World Languages at Elementary School Level Fall. Summer. [GR] Prereq.: ML 490 (may be taken concurrently) or LING 300 (may be taken concurrently) or permission of instructor, and admission to Professional Program or Accelerated Teacher Program in Spanish or admission to graduate program in modern language or permission of instructor for currently certified teachers. Participants will link the rationale, history, and theoretical foundations of elementary world language instruction to teaching and learning, and construct and adapt models for curriculum planning, program implementation articulation, and assessment. Participants will explore contemporary methodologies, lessons, activities resources, and address issues and concerns that apply to the elementary school level. NOTE: Instructors may not override professional program admission requirement. CT law requires fingerprinting and a criminal background check for the field experiences in this class. Fingerprinting must be completed prior to the beginning of class.