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Languages

Bonjour!  ¡Hola!  Sat Sri Akal!

Welcome to Tamanawis' vibrant Modern Languages Department!
We are proud to offer courses in three languages: French, Punjabi & Spanish. In our programs, students engage in a variety of experiential activities with the goal to enhance their skills in oral & written communication & comprehension of the second language. As well, students learn to appreciate & value other cultures through the exploration and study of languages, their literatures & history.

Why learn another language?
Being bilingual or plurilingual will increase your employment opportunitiesLanguages.jpg
Studying a second language increases your problem solving & hypothesis testing skills
Second language learning enhances creative thinking
Learning a second languages teaches you to appreciate & participate in other cultures
Improved literacy skills in first language
Enhanced self-esteem & pride
University entrance: a second language at the Grade 11 level is the minimum requirement for entrance to all programs to almost all universities. Many university Bachelor of Arts programs require a second language at the Grade 12 level.

Contacts

Last NameFirst NameEmail AddressJob TitleSection
Ceccon
Ms. B.
ceccon_b@surreyschools.ca
Teacher
French & Department Head
Dhaliwal
Mr. M.
dhaliwal_mandee@surreyschools.ca
Teacher
Punjabi
Di Curzio
Ms. L.
dicurzio_l@surreyschools.ca
Teacher
French
Sandvoss
Ms. S.
sandvoss_s@surreyschools.ca
Teacher 
French & Department Head
Stolz
Mr. C.
stolz_c@surreyschools.ca
Teacher
Spanish
Toor
Ms. H.
toor_h@surreyschools.ca
Teacher
Punjabi
Yakubowski
Ms. D.
yakubowski_d@surreyschools.ca
Teacher
French


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