Welcome, Getting Started, Unit 1

Dear Students, Parents and ELAs,

Thank you for taking the time to read our first SMORE for this class. I'm excited to be teaching this class and we are going to learn so much together. Please take some time to ensure that your student (if you are a parent or ELA reading this) or parent (if you are a student reading this) sees and understands the information provided in this newsletter! I look forward to an amazing year!


Señora Thompson

Spanish 1 Assignment Schedule

Students should print this, have it with them each time the log in to the course, check off assignments as they go and record their grades as they are received.

Spanish 1 Vocab Flashcards

Students should use these flashcards to supplement their studying.

Unit 1

What will we learn?

In Unit 1, students have 6 lessons to work through. In each lesson, they have assignments to complete. BEFORE they complete assignments, they should be taking notes on their vocab and grammar concepts. They should be done with Unit 1 by Thursday of this week!!! In Unit 1, students will learn:

Lesson 1: Saludos y Despedidas (greegings and goodbyes)

Lesson 2: ¿Cómo te llamas? y ¿Cómo estás? y ¿De dónde eres? y ¿Dónde vives? (basic Q&A about yourself)

Lesson 3: ¿Cómo se llama? y ¿Cómo está? y ¿De dónde es? y ¿Dónde vive? (basic Q&A about some one else)

Lesson 4: ¿Cuándo es tu cumpleaños? ¿Cuántos años tienes? y Los números (0-31) (dates)

Lesson 5: ¿Qué te gusta hacer? y ¿Qué no te gusta hacer? (likes and dislikes, concept of an infinitive)

Lesson 6: ¿Qué día es hoy? (days of the week)

About Señora Thompson

¡Hola! I have been teaching Spanish for 11 years in Raleigh, NC. I have been teaching with NCVPS for 5 years. I LOVE Spanish and I love to travel. I have studied in Peru and traveled to Mexico, Costa Rica and taken students to Spain. I´m excited to be working with you this year!