Teacher’s Name: Ellen Warman
Room Number: Bldg. B, Room 322
Course Description: This course is an introduction to the Spanish language and culture. Students will learn basic conversational skills and basic vocabulary through reading, writing, speaking, and listening in the target language.
Course Goals: (Standards set by the State Department of Education)
Vocabulary: everyday expressions, weather, descriptions, school, family, house, food,
sports, emotions, health, celebrations, clothing, colors
Grammar: nouns, adjectives, articles, subject pronouns, present tense verb conjugations, irregular verbs, direct and indirect object pronouns, possessive adjectives,
Methods of Instruction
Methods of instruction include lecture, activities, quizzes, tests, worksheets, video, and group work.
1. Students are required to keep a notebook, containing notes, vocabulary, and worksheets, that will be graded each nine weeks.
Semester Grading Procedure:
Taking the Semester Test Exempt from Semester Test
1st 9 Weeks Average 40% 1st 9 Weeks Average 50%
2nd 9 Weeks Average 40% 2nd 9 Weeks Average 50%
Semester Test 20%
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