octubre

Students in 6th grade will...

  • be assessed on learning of the alphabet
  • start reviewing numbers
  • participate in a classroom story



Students in 7th grade will....
  • continue with Desafio 1 grammar
  • work with Desafios 2 & 3
  • complete a family tree project
  • start reading their first chapter novel in Spanish




septiembre 2017

BIENVENIDOS


Hope you have had a fun and relaxing summer!!

Class materials for Spanish:

Three-ring binder (designated for Spanish)
Filler paper
1 dry-erase marker
Pencil


6th grade:

This month, we will:

  • learn about class expectations & procedures
  • share some information about how you think you best learn
  • start learning about where in the world people speak Spanish

7th grade:

This month, we will:
  • learn about class expectations & procedures
  • share some information about how you think you best learn
  • start reviewing 6th grade Spanish

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"