Students will focus on the development of basic listening, speaking, reading and writing skills using technology and differentiated instruction techniques in spanish while studying highlights of the various and diverse cultures in this 10 week course.
My 6th grade students concentration will be as follows-
Basic grammar and vocabulary will be taught to facilitate these skills. Students will learn about the benefits of Spanish study and its growing use in our country and world. The alphabet, greetings, goodbyes and courtesy, numbers, the date and telling time, the seasons and the weather will be taught and practiced as we explore the Spanish speaking world.
My 7th grade students concentration will be as follows-
We will build on what we have learned from the 6th grade and expand into the family and the house vocabulary, the familiar and formal "you". Basic greetings, numbers, telling time, the weather, calendar, location of the 21 Spanish countries and their capitals.
My 8th grade students concentration will be as follows-
We will do a review of what has been taught in the previous grades. Students will then focus on the development of basic listening, speaking, reading and writing using technology and differentiated instruction.