Welcome to the website of Floral Park Memorial High School's World Languages Department
Are you interested in the 2015 trip to Italy?

This trip travels from Florence to Rome to the Amalfi coast.  Students will enjoy the sights, the history, the food and culture of Renaissance Florence, Classical Rome, the haunted history of the lost city of Pompeii, and the magical beauty of Sorrento and the Island of Capri.
Interested high school students  - consult with Mr. Rutigliano or Mrs. Libonati
       forum Florence   pompeii       limoni di Capri
Hofstra Spanish Poetry Contest - April 22. 2014
Please use the link below to see a letter with the details.
Samples of poetry that has been recited in previous contests can be seen in the links below:
mi dragon        Dos patrias        puedo escribir         Golondrinas       Frente al mar        Las campanas         no se porque piensas tu      La araña
This website lists authors alphabetically by last name.  Some of the poems may have original manuscripts, may have translations, may have songs related to the poems or may have a recording of the poet reciting some of their poems.   http://www.poesi.as/index.htm

Below you will find some authors and suggested poems from the above link for your review.  Have fun!
                       ¡Qué se divierten!
1) Cruz, Juana Inés de la  -
    "Muestra se debe escoger antes morir que exponerse a los ultrajes de la vejez"http://www.poesi.as/sjivp003.htm

2) Darío, Rubén -
       Dream http://www.poesi.as/rd11030.htm
       Rima I http://www.poesi.as/rdri01.htm

       Tú y yo I  http://www.poesi.as/rd00pa001.htm

3) García Lorca, Federico -
       Canción de Jinete (1860) http://www.poesi.as/fglc0401.htm

4) Machado, Antonio - 
      Coplas I http://www.poesi.as/amach334.htm

      Viejas Canciones I http://www.poesi.as/amach235.htm

5) Martí, José - 
      Al extranjero I http://www.poesi.as/jma040009.htm

      Dos patrias http://www.poesi.as/jma0002.htm

      Versos Sencillos XXXIII http://www.poesi.as/jma03032.htm

      Yo soy un hombre sincero I http://www.poesi.as/jma0001.htm

6) Neruda, Pablo - 

       Oda a la Poesía http://www.poesi.as/pn54049.htm

       Poema XXhttp://www.poesi.as/Pablo_Neruda_Poema_20_XX_Puedo_escribir_los_versos_mas_tristes_esta_noche.htm

       Pregunta XXX http://www.poesi.as/pnlp30.htm    
  Please use the link below to access the "Grade Expectations" document for World Languages courses: