FOREIGN LANGUAGE CLASSES

Middle School Spanish

Description:

Students will learn basic conversation skills, pronunciation, greetings, introductions, classroom directions, numbers, alphabet, telling time, days of the week, months, weather and seasons through being immersed in a Spanish environment and engaging in fun, 5th – 7th grade activities (songs, dance, cooking, arts and various activities) that are designed to help students develop a knowledge and appreciation of Latino/Hispanic culture.

Tutor: Mari Rodriguez

Class Length: Full Year

Grade Level: 6th – 7th grade

Tuition: $165 per semester plus $20 supply fee

Class Size: 8 minimum, 12 maximum

Textbook Requirements: Spanish for Elementary ISBN-10: 0887247571  

Supplies:  3 ring binder

Prerequisite: None

Homework: Approximately 1 hour per week


High School Spanish I

Description:

Students will learn Spanish through connections with other subjects, such as: music, literature, math, history, health, art, social sciences, geography and technology. Students will examine Latino/Hispanic culture and explore perspectives of Spanish speakers in regards to family, friends/friendship, sports/athletics, community service, food, social events and festivities, traveling and computer technology.

This class involves learning Spanish grammar such as: definite and indefinite articles, word order and placement, plurals of adjectives, subject pronouns and conjugation of present tense verbs. Songs, dance, cooking, arts and crafts and other activities appropriate for 7th -12th students are incorporated into the class.

Each year the class goes to a special field trip “Mercado central”.

Tutor: Mari Rodriguez

Class Length: Full year

Grade Level: 8th – 12th grade

Tuition: $165 per semester plus $20 supply fee

Class Size: 8 minimum, 12 maximum

Textbook Requirements: Realidades I ISBN-10: 0131016873 Workbook ISBN-10: 0131164635   NOTE:  Used text books for sale and available at open house

Supplies:  3 ring binder

Prerequisite:  None

Homework: Approximately 1-2 hours per week, may vary


High School Spanish II

Description:

A continuation of Spanish I. This involves a further study of Spanish grammar such as: using comparisons, demonstrative adjectives, direct and indirect object pronouns, commands, present progressive and past tense verb conjugations. Songs, dance, cooking, arts and crafts and other activities appropriate for 8th -12th students are incorporated into the class. The last Wednesday of each moth we have a cultural day where the students experience culture by trying and cooking Latino food.

Each year the class goes to a special field trip “Mercado central”.

Tutor: Mari Rodriguez

Class Length: Full Year

Grade Level: 9th – 12th Grade

Tuition: $165 per semester plus $20 supply fee

Class Size: 8 minimum, 12 maximum

Textbook Requirements:  Realidades I ISBN-10: 0131016873 Workbook ISBN-10: 0131164635      NOTE: Used text books for sale and available at open house

Supplies:  3 ring binder

Prerequisite: Spanish I or equivalent or tutor approval

Homework: Approximately 1-2 hours per week, may vary