This class introduces students to more advanced verb tenses in the Spanish language. We also learn about the cultures and customs of many Spanish speaking countries. We will learn a wide variety of vocabulary and grammar concepts in order to facilitate communication with speakers of the Spanish language. The Spanish II class will prepare students to communicate in a variety of tenses in the Spanish language and to have a better cultural understanding of Spanish speaking communities throughout the world. Topics covered include: numerous verb tenses such as preterite, imperfect, future, conditional, present perfect, and past perfect; various grammatical issues; holiday traditions, history, music, literature, art and foods of Spanish speaking countries; improvement of listening comprehension, reading, writing and speaking in the target language.