Las noticias 11/30/2015

What's going on in Spanish class?

In this unit students will be learning:

  • to say time they go class.
  • to say what school supplies are needed and how much.
  • to say what school supplies they have and how much.
  • to say what their favorite subject is.


You can click below to access the daily agenda for Spanish class.

Due dates

12/02/2015: 1st & 5th row on stamp sheet due

12/04/2015: Activity 1 & 2

12/07/2015: Activity 10 & 11

12/09/2015: 2nd row on stamp sheet

12/16/2015: Cycle 3 stamp sheet due


**Homework schedule is approximate due to changes in scheduling. For the most accurate and up to date schedule visit my website**

Important dates

12/04/2015: Progress report deadline

12/05/2015: Coyote Conversations- mLISD

12/08/2015: Progress reports submitted and mailed

12/09/2015: 2nd row on stamp sheet

12/11/2015: Writing and speaking parts will be done on/before this date.

12/16/2015: Cycle 3 stamp sheet due

12/16/2015 & 12/17/2015: Final exam (60 questions)

Final exam

Students will have a final exam that consists of:


  • Three speaking questions (to be completed on/before 12/11).
  • A writing section similar to their paragraph written at the end of each grading period (to be completed on/before 12/11).
  • 60 multiple choice questions (including listening and reading) (to be completed 12/16 & 12/17).

Quizlet

This is a website that has electronic flashcards and memorization games. Once on Quizlet.com students can type in sraruizwiley in the search and that will bring up all our material. All they have to do is look through the list for items titled current unit or click the links below to access each topic.

How can I help my student with Spanish class?

  • Visit my website to see daily agendas.
  • Practice flash cards with them.
  • Ask them to see their homework.
  • Ask them to see their stamp sheet. It shows what skills they have been able to produce verbally from memory and will need to do before the end of the grading period.
  • Review their notes with them.
  • Encourage them to study and come to tutorials (see hours below).

Retake policy

Retake policy

  • Tests & quizzes only.
  • Earned grade must be below 70% for a maximum retake of 70%.
  • Tutorials before retake are highly encouraged.
  • Must be done within one week of receiving their grade.

Tutorial hours

Monday, Wednesday, and Friday mornings (not on duty this week)

Wednesday during lunch

Monday and Wednesday afternoon

Unit 3.2 test retakes (purple notes)

Before school:
  • Wednesday 12/02 (by counseling office)
  • Friday 12/04 (by counseling office)
  • Monday 12/07
  • Wednesday 12/09

After school:

  • Wednesday 12/02
  • Monday 12/07
  • Wednesday 12/09

Lunch

  • Wednesday 12/02
  • Wednesday 12/09