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




septiembre

Spanish 6th grade:

This month, we will...

  • get our Term 1 seat assignments
  • choose a name for Spanish class
  • learn about class guidelines and expectations
  • review the alphabet
  • learn about cognates
Tarea:  Cognate posters that were not finished in class are due on Mon (Days 1&3) and Tues 9Days 2 & 4) - Sept 26 and 27th. 



Spanish 8th grade Upper Standard:

This month, we will...
  • get our Term 1 seat assignments
  • choose a name for Spanish class
  • learn about class guidelines and expectations
  • review 7th grade Spanish
  • complete a ¿Quién soy yo? project
Tarea: If you did not finish your handout via Google Docs in class, you need to finish it for Monday, Sept. 12
Tarea:  Culture slideshows are due on Monday, Sept 26
Tarea:  Quiz on weather phrases on Wed, Oct 5. 


Spanish 8th grade Advanced:

 This month, we will...

  • get our Term 1 seat assignments
  • choose a name for Spanish class
  • learn about class guidelines and expectations
  • review 7th grade Spanish
  • complete a ¿Quién soy yo? project
  • Read and analyze a short story
Tarea: If you did not finish your handout via Google Docs in class, you need to finish it for Monday, Sept. 12
Tarea: Quiz on Leccion 5 vocab on Tues, Sept 20.
Tarea:  Advanced work choice analysis is due on Monday, Sept 26
Tarea:  Quiz on Weather phrases on Tues, Sept 27

junio

Spanish 6th grade

This month we will:

  • finish unit on Descriptive Adjectives
  • have Term 4 test
  • create and present Term 4 conversations
  • participate in another story
Tarea: Term 4 test on Wed, June 8 (Days 2&4) and Thurs, June 9 (Days 1&3).



Spanish 7th grade

This month we will:
  • start Chp 5 vocabulary and have a quiz on it
  • prepare for Final Exam (on June 17 and June 20, during class time)
  • participate in another story
  • complete a Berto review activity


Tarea:  Quiz on Chp 5 vocab on Fri, June 10
Tarea: Speaking portion of Final Exam is on Wed, June 15. Final Exams are on: Fri, June 17 and Mon, June 20, during class time.  See: Final Exam guide for more information

mayo

Spanish 6th -

This month we will....

  • have a post-test on SER
  • start learning Spanish-speaking countries and capitals
  • participate in another story
Tarea:  Spanish-speaking countries and capitals quiz on Thurs, May 19 (Days 1&3) and Fri, May 20 (Days 2 & 4).

Spanish 7th -

This month we will....
  • have a quiz on conjugation of stem-changing verbs
  • learn about e->i  stem-changers
  • learn about "go" verbs
  • participate in another story
  • participate in a conversation project
  • have Chp 4 test
Tarea:  Conversation final drafts and presentations are on Wed, May 18.
Tarea: Listening, short answer, and reading comprehension portion of the Chp 4 test is on Thurs, May 26.  Speaking portion will be on Wed, June 1.  SEE: the Google Classroom Site.