mayo

6th grade-
This month, students will:
- complete a schedule project
- complete an announced quiz on telling time
- participate in another story
- start learning about the verb SER


8th grade, Upper Standard-
This month, students will:
- begin learning the vocabulary for Lesson 8
- complete an announced quiz on that vocabulary
- review the Preterite tense
- begin learning about irregular preterite for stem-changers


8th grade, Advanced-
This month, students will:
- begin learning the vocabulary for Lesson 8
- complete an announced quiz on that vocabulary
- review the Preterite tense
- begin learning about irregular preterite for stem-changers
- read another chapter of CMCM

abril

6th grade-
This month, students will:
- participate in another story
- learn to tell time in Spanish
- create a conversation using vocabulary and dialogue from throughout the year



8th grade Upper Standard-
This month, students will:
- complete review of Lesson 7
- complete the Lesson 7 test
- participate in Civics Week


8th grade Advanced:
- continue reading Cuando Mack conocio a Mac
- complete a review of Lesson 7
- complete the Lesson 7 test
- participate in Civics Week


marzo

Students in 6th grade will:
-take a quiz on Articles in Spanish
-learn about subject pronouns
-complete reading comprehension activities
-participate in another story



Students in 8th grade Upper Standard will:
-be assessed on the present tense reflexive verb conjugation
- create and present their own versions of Pobre Ana
-apply the preterite and present progressive tenses to reflexive verbs
-learn about verbs like gustar



Students in 8th grade Advanced will:
- complete a writing task using the preterite tense and discussing what they did yesterday
- learn about negative words in Spanish
- learn about verbs like gustar
- begin a new short novel

enero

6th grade

This month, we will:
-continue to work with and practice conversational vocabulary
-learn important classroom expressions
-be assessed on conversational vocab and classroom expressions
-tell another story




8th grade Upper Standard

This month, we will:
-review Chapter 6 - saber/conocer, leccion 6 vocab, indirect object pronouns
-read 2 more chapters of Pobre Ana
-start learning the preterite tense
-have the Term 2 Test

La tarea:  Complete the preterite verb conjugation chart - you received hard copies in class, but they are also on the Google Classroom site, if you misplaced yours.  Use notes to help you.  Due: Tues, Jan.10.


8th grade Advanced

This month, we will:
-review Chapter 6 - saber/conocer, leccion 6 vocab, indirect object pronouns
-read 2 more chapters of Pobre Ana
-start learning the preterite tense
- have Term 2 test

diciembre

6th grade:

This month, students will:
-Practice with the question "Cuantos hay?"
-Have a quiz on "Cuantos hay?"
-Create conversations products in comic strip form
- Have a Term 1 test on: numbers, conversational vocab, cuantos hay, classroom vocab




8th grade Upper Standard:
This month, students will:
- read two chapters of Pobre Ana
-Learn about "saber and conocer"
-Learn about Indirect Object Pronouns
-Watch a documentary on another "Lost Kingdom of the Americas"




8th grade Advanced:
This month, students will:
- read two chapters of Pobre Ana
-Learn about "saber and conocer"
-Learn about Indirect Object Pronouns
-Watch a documentary on another "Lost Kingdom of the Americas"

noviembre

6th grade

This month, we will:

  • participate in another story
  • take our Term 1 test
  • continue to work with numbers
  • continue to work with conversational vocab 
Tarea: Term 1 test on Nov. 4 (days 1&3) and on Nov 6 (days 2 & 4)



8th grade Upper Standard

This month, we will:
  • take the Term 1 test
  • continue to work with Direct Object Pronouns
  • start Chp 6 vocab
  • participate in storytelling activities
Tarea:  Quiz on Leccion 6 vocab on Mon, Nov 21.
Tarea:  Finish "Mi desfile de moda" assignment for Wed, Nov 30. See Google Classroom site for more info. 




8th grade Advanced

This month, we will:
  • take the Term 1 test
  • continue to work with Direct Object Pronouns
  • start Chp 6 vocab
  • participate in storytelling activities
Tarea:  Quiz on Leccion 6 vocab on Thurs, Nov 10
Tarea: Quiz on Leccion 6 vocab and Direct Object Pronouns on Tues, Nov 22
Tarea:  Finish "Mi desfile de moda" assignment for Wed, Nov 30. See Google Classroom site for more info. 


octubre

octubre

Spanish 6th grade
This month we will:

  • continue working with the alphabet and conversational vocab
  • learn about where in the world Spanish is spoken
  • learn the countries and capitals cities where Spanish is the official language
  • participate in our first story
  • review numbers 0-31
Tarea:  Quiz on Spanish-speaking countries and capitals on Tues, Oct 11 (Days 1&3), and Fri, Oct 14 (Days 2 & 4).


Spanish 8th grade Upper Standard
This month we will:
  • demonstrate our learning of weather expressions
  • start reading Pobre Ana
  • learn about Estar and conditions/emotions
  • learn about the Present progressive
  • learn about Direct Object Pronouns
Tarea:  Quiz on Weather Phrases on Wed, Oct 5
Tarea:  Estar slideshow due: Fri, Oct 14
Tarea:  Term 1 test on Thurs, Nov 3

Spanish 8th grade Advanced
This month we will:
  • continue reading Pobre Ana
  • continue learning about Estar + participles/ conditions & emotions
  • participate in a story telling activity
  • complete a culture project and present
  • learn about the present progressive
  • learn about Direct Object pronouns
Tarea:  Read Chp 3 of Pobre Ana for Wed, Oct 5.
Tarea:  Culture projects are due on Fri, Oct 14
Tarea:  Finish an analysis of a song, podcast, or reading for Fri, Oct. 21. See Google Classroom for more info.
Tarea:  Term 1 test on Thurs, Nov 3