610-562-2241 ext. 2119
What will we be learning?
Alphabet, Geography, Numbers, Colors, Date and Weather, Time, Simple
Phrases, Grammar, Vocabulary, and Conversational Spanish
Frequency: We will meet everyday for the entire year.
Homework: Homework is very important. Homework will be assigned and is due the next day unless I specify another due date. Homework is expected to be completed. Homework assignments will be collected and graded (5-10points unless I specify it will count more in the grade book) after the 3rd or 4th assignment.
Notebook: Students are required to have a notebook. It must be a three ring binder.
Class participation: Class participation is very important and is a subjective assessment of the student’s “positive participation” by the teacher. ALL students are encouraged to participate in class.
Dialogues: Students will be practicing the Spanish language through conversations that will happen in class. These will incorporate topics that the students learn throughout the school year. (20-50 points)
Quizzes: There will be no “pop” quizzes. All quizzes are announced and posted on my website. Quizzes will be given at least once a week that will deal with vocabulary and grammar points. Quizzes count once in the grade book.(5-60 points)
Tests: There will be a test given after each chapter covered. Test count double in the grade book and will deal with all points learned in each chapter.(50-110 points)
Projects: Projects are very important. They help to bring the culture alive and also give a better understanding of the culture. There will be at least one project the students are required to do. Projects are counted as a test grade in the grade book.(50-200 points)
Please feel free to call me or email me at anytime with questions or concerns. My email address is firstname.lastname@example.org. Our telephone system is totally automated, so please choose option 2 and dial my extension number 2119.