Fall 2017.  Subject to change.

August 9 Parent Meetings - 

  • Topics:  Syllabus, methods, Q&A

  • Homework:  Intro form, syllabus survey

 

Week 1 August 16 - 

  • Topics:  Saludos y nombres;  policies, procedures

  • Target structures:  éste es/esta es, muchacho/muchacha;  dice

  • Homework:  video review;  song "Los Pollitos Dicen";  first translation worksheet

 

Week 2 August 23 -

  • Topics:  Introducciones;  descripciones

  • Target structures:   hay, le gusta, te presento a

  • Homework:  video review;  worksheet;  choice board option

 

Week 3  August 30 - Profe lunch

  • Topics:  Los colores;  ropa típica

  • Target structures:  lleva

  • Homework:  video review;  song "De Colores";  choice board option

 

Week 4  September 6 - 

  • Topics:  Comida y fiestas

  • Target structures:  come, tiene hambre, está triste, baila

  • Homework:  video review;  song "Las Mañanitas"; choice board option

 

Week 5  September 13 - 

  • Topics:  Dichos, gritos, fechas

  • Target structures:  habla, entienda, los dichos

  • Homework:  video review;  worksheet;  choice board option

 

Week 6  September 20 - Profe lunch

  • Topics:  Juegos y deportes

  • Target structures:  camina, corre, juega;  quiere jugar;  juega a 

  • Homework:  video review;  worksheet;  choice board option

 

Week 7  September 27 -

  • Topics:  La música (corridas, flamenco, rancheros)

  • Target structures:  conoce, enojado, sale de, conmigo

  • Homework:  video review;  song "¡Que llueva!";  choice board option

 

Week 8  October 4 - 

  • Topics:  Spanish exploration;  the Columbian exchange, inmigración y llegada

  • Target structures:  llega a un país, regresa allí

  • Homework:  video review; song "Sol Que Tú Eres";  take-home assessment

 

October 11 Fall Break

 

Week 9  October 18 - 

  • Topics:  La Fe y supersticiones

  • Target strutures:  devuelve, le parece, extraño

  • Homework:  video review; worksheet;  choice board option

 

Week 10  October 25 - Profe lunch

  • Topics:  Mitos y leyendas

  • Target Structures:  tiene miedo;  mira;  hacia

  • Homework:  video review;  worksheet;  choice board option

 

Week 11  November 1 - 

  • Topics:  Artistas, personas famosos

  • Target structures:  esta triste y llora;  debe hacer;  lo que hace

  • Homework:  video review;  worksheet;  art project

 

Week 12 November 8 - 

  • Topics:  Spain, Felipe VI

  • Target structures review

  • Profe:  first demo presentation

  • Homework:  virtual field trip;  handouts for review

 

Week 13 November 15 - Profe lunch 

  • Topics:  Mexico, Hispanic v. Latino

  • Target structures review

  • Profe:  second demo presentation

  • Homework:  virtual field trip;  handouts for review

 

November 22 Thanksgiving Break

 

Week 14  November 29 - Radish Festival!

  • End-of-Semester Evaluation

  • Sign ups for second semester presentations

 

Winter Break

Spring 2018 Calendar TBD.