Course ID: 06101AS17-2
Credits: 0.5
Term: Spring 2017
Prerequisites:

Spanish I segment 1





Course Description:

Are you new to the experience of taking world language courses in middle or high school? This course provides students a more relaxed pace over the course of a full academic year. If you are looking for a faster paced world language program or the ability to take two years of a language in a single academic year, then look at Spanish I – Semester Pace. ¡Bienvenidos!  Welcome!  You are about to go on a trip to Spain, Cuba, Colombia and Argentina.  As you explore each of these countries, one of our student bloggers will be there to help you learn about each place and its unique characteristics.As you travel to each country, you will learn how to speak Spanish in many practical and useful ways.  You will learn how to greet people, introduce yourself, speak about your home, family, school, and community.  As you learn basic vocabulary and grammar skills, you will expand upon your knowledge and learn to speak about more complex topics such as shopping, weather, sports, entertainment and leisure activities. New words and phrases will be introduced with pictures, audio clips and examples.  You will learn basic Spanish grammar to help you build your fluency and understand the structure of the Spanish language.  There will be many opportunities to practice what you learn through interactive practice activities in the form of games, written practice, listening and speaking exercises. You will also explore the cultures of Spain, Cuba, Colombia and Argentina by learning about geography, foods, celebrations, and traditions from each place.  Our student bloggers guide you through these countries and help you to appreciate and learn about their diversity.  ¡Buen Viaje!  Enjoy your trip!  Take advantage of your “travels” by sharing what you learn with family and friends!



Topics & Concepts:
Module 5
  • 05.00 PRETEST
  • 05.01 TYPES OF STORES
  • 05.02 AROUND THE MALL
  • 05.03 CLOTHES SHOPPING
  • 05.04 GIFT SHOPPING
  • 05.05 GROCERY SHOPPING
  • 05.06 SHOPPING IN OTHER COUNTRIES
  • 05.07 DISCUSSION-BASED ASSESSMENT AND MODULE FIVE EXAM REVIEW
  • 05.08 MODULE FIVE EXAM
Module 6
  • 06.00 PRETEST
  • 06.01 FOOD
  • 06.02 RESTAURANTS
  • 06.03 SETTING A TABLE
  • 06.04 FOOD IN HISPANIC CULTURES
  • 06.05 GEOGRAPHY AND FOOD
  • 06.06 DISCUSSION-BASED ASSESSMENT AND MODULE SIX EXAM REVIEW
  • 06.07 MODULE SIX EXAM
Module 7
  • 07.00 PRETEST
  • 07.01 WEATHER CONCEPTS
  • 07.02 SEASONS
  • 07.03 LET’S GO TO ARGENTINA
  • 07.04 TALK ABOUT THE WEATHER
  • 07.05 WEATHER AND SPORTS
  • 07.06 SEVERE WEATHER
  • 07.07 DISCUSSION-BASED ASSESSMENT AND MODULE SEVEN EXAM REVIEW
  • 07.08 MODULE SEVEN EXAM
Module 8
  • 08.00 PRETEST
  • 08.01 HANGING OUT WITH FRIENDS
  • 08.02 MOVIES AND TRANSPORTATION
  • 08.03 BODY PARTS
  • 08.04 LEISURE
  • 08.05 ENTERTAINMENT
  • 08.06 SEGMENT TWO COLLABORATIVE PROJECT
  • 08.07 DISCUSSION-BASED ASSESSMENT AND MODULE EIGHT EXAM REVIEW
  • 08.08 MODULE EIGHT EXAM
  • 08.09 SEGMENT TWO REVIEW
  • 08.10 SEGMENT TWO EXAM


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