Week 6 in Spanish class

cropped-dsc_5491.jpgSpanish 1:

Our goals this week include: exchanging basic personal information in different modes of communication; identifying subjects and verbs in sentences and using subject pronouns.  We will continue to focus on communication in Spanish  using interpretive reading and listening and interpersonal communication.  We will also complete lab #3.

Homework:  GoogleVoice #3 and Edmodo.

Pre-AICE 1:

This week’s goals include: identifying the gender of nouns, counting numbers from zero to thirty, identifying, and using subject pronouns. We will complete lab # 3 and continue to practice communication  in Spanish by focusing on interpretive reading and listening as well as, interpersonal communication.

Homework: Quizlet, GoogleVoice #4 and Edmodo

REMINDER:  Interims are available this week.

Week 5 in Spanish class


Our goals this week are to spell and say new words, engage in basic conversations. using words, phrases and expressions.   We will have lab #3 on Wednesday and GoogleVoice #2 will be assigned for homework on Monday.

Cambridge Pre-AICE:

This week’s goals include: engaging in basic conversations, saying the Spanish alphabet and interpreting information and ideas of culturally rich sources.  Homework assignments will include: Quizlet, GoogleVoice #3 and Edmodo.

  • Cambridge social – Tuesday, Sept. 9th
  • Informational meeting – trip to Peru June 2015 – 6:30 PM Ms. Perez classroom


Week 4 in Spanish class

DSC_4931Spanish 1:

This week students will learn the Spanish alphabet and practice spelling a variety of words.  Students will compare and contrast differences between English and Spanish  alphabets, learn an alphabet song and spell first name in Spanish. Students will use GoogleVoice for the first time this week to record an introductory message.  On Wednesday, students will go to the lab and complete lab assignment # 2 using Edmodo and Quizlet and on Friday students will have a survival phrases quiz.

Cambridge Pre-AICE 1:

It’s all about greetings, introductions and courtesy expressions this week!  Students will engage in conversations and role-plays to practice basic greetings.  Wednesday is Lab Day in lab 300T in the Media Center.  Students will complete GoogleVoice # 2 and Lab Assignment # 2 and a  survival phrases quiz on Friday .

REMINDER:  College & Career Night this Thursday at Ridgeview from 6:30 – 8:00 pm


Week 3 in Spanish class

interactive notebook1interactive notebook2Cuadernos de Vocabulario y Gramática (CVG)

This week Spanish 1 & Cambridge Pre-AICE 1 classes will organize Vocabulary & Grammar notebooks ( CVG).  Pre-AICE 1 students will also begin using GoogleVoice on Monday.  Proficiency goals for this week include: practicing making requests and learning to ask questions and make statements .  Students will need to create an Edmodo account this week  with group codes provided in class. We will meet in lab 338 on Wednesday to complete lab assignment #1.

Reminder: Please join us for OPEN HOUSE this Thursday at 6:00 PM.

First week in Spanish class!

¡Bienvenidos a la clase de español!

photo by Mia Halton

 It’s week one in Spanish class!  Our goals for this week are making introductions and establishing classroom routines.  We have also been practicing the TACO song to learn the vowel sounds and a few survival phrases such as:

  • Hola
  • Lo siento.
  • ¿Puedo ir al baño?
  • ¡Clase!
  • ¡Si!
  • ¡Enseña!
  • ¡Vale!
  • Pareja
  • ¿Puedo hablar en ingles?
  • Pasen los papeles.
  • Adios

Remember supplies are due Monday, August 18th!

2014 – 2015 school year

The new school year is almost here. Before you go shopping for school supplies, take a look at the requested supply list for your class. I look forward to meeting you on Tuesday, August 12th! In the meantime, enjoy the last few weeks of summer.

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Final Month: Last week in Spanish class

052714It’s hard to believe, but this is our last week of regular classes before final exams. Spanish 1 classes will be reviewing in preparation for next week’s exam. Pre-AICE classes will be creating a re-make of a  popular Spanish music video.

On Friday, all classes will enjoy an end of the year celebration.

Graduation is Friday @ 8 PM.

Final Month: Wrapping up our final unit

This week we will be wrapping up our final unit.    Pre-AICE students will learn how to talk about what they and others are doing and will continue reading the novel El Nuevo Houdini.

comidaSpanish classes will continue talking and writing about likes and dislikes and will review using a variety of verbs to talk about what they and others do. One day will be provided in class to plan end of the year video project, too.

All classes will have final lab day assignment.