Archive for October, 2014

Spanish 1 Lessons, Activities & Assignments – November

Posted By kspowell

Date: October 31st, 2014

Category: Spanish 1

11/3 Bell Quiz and Extra Credit Quiz
11/4 Read p. 42 and do ex. 12 on p. 43*
11/5 Study p. 44, do ex. 15 on p. 45 & ex. 18 on p. 47
11/6 Ex. 16-17 on p. 46 (written and oral)
11/7 Read pages xx-xxi, watch video segments, then read & discuss pp. 48-49
(For videos go to this web address:
http://www.classzone.com/cz/books/avancemos_1a/get_chapter_group.htm?cin=2&rg=downloads&at=downloadable_video_files&var=downloadable_video_files
click on Unidad 1 and watch all of the video files for Lección 1)

11/10 Exercises 1-4 on p. 57
11/11 Workbook pages 7-8
11/12 Correct M & T assignments, do oral activity (chain relay – ¿Qué le gusta?)
11/13 Vocab. game (flyswatter)
11/14 Test on Unit 1 Lesson 1

11/17 Read and study pp. 60-63, do exercises 1 & 2 (oral)
11/18 Workbook pp. 24-25
11/19 Read pp. 64-65, do ex. 3-4
11/20 Oral Activity: Describe yourself in Spanish, then describe a friend.
Include: personality, characteristics, physical description, and appearance.
11/21 Quiz (from vocabulary on pp. 60-62)

11/24 Sing song:“Juan Paco Pedro de la Mar.” Learn it for extra credit.
Click here to access song online:
11/25 Practice song: “Juan Paco Pedro de la Mar,” sing it for extra credit,
then read pp. 52-54

NEXT TEST/QUIZ MAKEUP OR RETESTING WILL BE WED. DEC. 3 AT 7:10 A.M. OR 2:25 P.M.

Spanish 2 Lessons, Activities & Assignments – Nov. 2014

Posted By kspowell

Date: October 31st, 2014

Category: Spanish 2

11/3 Bell Quiz and Extra Credit Quiz
11/4 Read, study p. 27 and do exercises 12-13
11/5 9th grade only: Oral activity: Exercise 11 on p. 26 (8th grade gone for EXPLORE testing)
11/6 Watch Power Points on verb conjugation, then do Verb Conjugation Worksheet.
(If you are absent, send me an e-mail and I will send you the Power Points & Worksheet)
11/7 Finish and correct verb conjugation worksheet. Then: Oral activity: Exercise 11 on p. 26
(9th grade will do panoramic picture the last 15 minutes of class, but they did ex. 11 on Wed.)

11/10 Verb Bingo: turn in your completed game card.
11/11 (sub) ex. 3, 4, 5 on p. 37
11/12 Participate in game (verb conjugation relay)
11/13 Test on verb conjugation: see pages 6, 10, 16, 18, 19, 25, 27
11/14 Read, study p. 28; do ex. 1-2 on p. 30

11/17 Bell activity: Describe the clothes that you and one other student
in the classroom are wearing (including colors)
11/18 (sub) Practice vocabulary, do Level 1A workbook pp. 152-153
11/19 Watch video segments and read p. 234 in Level 1A book
11/20 Study & practice vocabulary (flash cards, clothing bingo game)
Begin assignment: 24 hours of speaking only Spanish.
11/21 Vocab. quiz – from last vocab. handout (p. 241 in Level 1A textbook).

11/24 Sing the song “Cielito Lindo.” Memorize it to sing for extra credit.
Then read / study p. 29.
11/25 Practice the song “Cielito Lindo”, and sing it for extra credit.
Then do ex. 4-5 on p. 31 (in the LEVEL 1B textbook).

11/26-11/28 No School Happy Thanksgiving! See you on Dec. 1!

NEXT TEST/QUIZ MAKEUP OR RETESTING WILL BE WED. DEC. 3 AT 7:10 A.M. OR 2:25 P.M.

Spanish 3 Lessons, Activities & Assignments – Nov. 2014

Posted By kspowell

Date: October 30th, 2014

Category: Spanish 3

TEST RETAKE/MAKEUP Thursdays AT 7:10 A.M. OR 2:35 PM)
(Bring the completed practice worksheet with you when you come in for the retake)
11/3 Read & study p. 41. Do exercise 6 on p. 42(written & oral)
11/4 Workbook pp. 4-5
11/5 Read p. 44 and do ex. 10-11 on p. 45
11/6 Study p. 46, do ex. 12-13 on p. 47
11/7 Ex. 3-4 on p. 57

11/10 (After video stories) Read p. 49, do exercises 17-18 on p. 50
11/11 (sub) Workbook pages 7-8
11/12 Workbook p. 9 (all three pages to be corrected today); study for quiz
11/13 Quiz on pp. 40-46 (personal “a”, direct object pronouns, indirect object pronouns)
11/14 Finish practice worksheet, do retest on yesterday’s quiz

11/17 Read pp. 60-61, do exercises 1-2 on p. 62
11/18 (sub) Workbook pp. 25-26
11/19 Practice vocabulary, read pp. 63-64, do ex. 3-4*
11/20 Oral Activity: Describe your ideal vacation: Where & when you go, how you get there, several things that you do there, what you buy, etc.
Begin assignment: 24 hours of speaking only Spanish.
11/21 Read & study p. 65, do ex. 5-7 on pp. 66-67

11/24 Sing “Guantanamera” and “Las Mañanitas”. (Memorize to sing for extra credit.)
11/25 Study pp. 70, do ex. 12-13 on p. 71

11/26-11/28 No School Happy Thanksgiving! See you on Dec. 1!

NEXT TEST/QUIZ MAKEUP OR RETESTING WILL BE WED. DEC. 3 AT 7:10 A.M. OR 2:25 P.M.

Retesting / Makeup Tests

Posted By kspowell

Date: October 13th, 2014

LAST CHANCE TO RETEST / MAKE UP TESTS   (except the Oral Final Exam)

Tuesday Oct. 14 at 2:35 p.m. OR

Wednesday Oct. 15 at 7:10 a.m.

(Bring your completed practice worksheet for retesting.)

 

 

RETESTING / MAKEUP FOR ORAL FINAL EXAMS

Tuesday Oct. 21  at 2:35 p.m. OR

Wednesday Oct. 22 at  7:10 a.m.

 

Questions for First Term Oral Final Exam

Posted By kspowell

Date: October 9th, 2014

The first term oral final exam will be Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday; Oct. 13, 14, 15.

Points on the at-home study log will be doubled for studying these questions October 9, 10, 11, or 12.

Click on the links below to see the questions.

SPANISH 1 FIRST TERM ORAL FINAL EXAM QUESTIONS 2014

SPANISH 2 FIRST TERM ORAL FINAL EXAM QUESTIONS 2014

SPANISH 3 FIRST TERM ORAL FINAL EXAM QUESTIONS 2014

Spanish 1 Lessons, Activities, and Assignments – Oct.

Posted By kspowell

Date: October 1st, 2014

Category: Spanish 1

QUIZ MAKEUP/RETESTING WILL BE OCT. 9 AT 7:10 AM OR 2:35 PM
(YOU MUST BRING THE COMPLETED PRACTICE WORKSHEET FOR RETESTING)

EXTRA CREDIT PROJECTS DUE OCT 10– THEY WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED AFTER THAT DATE FOR ANY REASON. GET THEM IN EARLY!

10/1 Read Mr. Powell’s blog and use the Online Textbook –
Do the flash cards, self-test, and game for the “Lección Preliminar.”
For extra points on the “at-home study log” – read and view the Octubre section under
Cultura Interactiva – “Las Celebraciones” (on the same webpage as the online textbook).
10/2 Finish worksheet (Click to access: Spanish 1 greetings and introductions worksheet),
read and correct answers.
10/3 Read and study pp. 12-15, do ex. 11- 12 on p. 14 (oral)

10/6 Read & study p. 15 (“Nota”) and p. 16, do practice exercises 14-16 on p. 17 (oral).
10/7 Open book bell quiz, then study / practice “other personal information” from the vocab. handout
10/8 Oral activity: exchange personal information with a partner [your age your telephone number, where you are from (state or country), and where you live (city)].
Then study vocabulary handout for final exam.

10/9-10/10 Study / Practice “Final Exam” questions (see handout)

ORAL FINAL EXAM OCTOBER 13, 14, 15

10/13, 10/14, 10/15 Oral Final Exam

No School Oct. 17-18! Study vocab. sheets, or the final exam questions if you need to retest.

FINAL EXAM RETEST / MAKEUP: TUESDAY 10/21 at 2:35 p.m. OR WEDNESDAY
10/22 at 7:10 a.m.

10/20 Read pp. 32-34, do exercises 1 & 2 on p. 35 (oral)
10/21 Practice vocabulary, do workbook pages 1-2
10/22 Auction – bring your pesos!
10/23 Watch and discuss video about Spain
10/24 No school

10/27 Read p. 36, do exercise 3-4 on p. 37 (oral)
10/28 Study pp. 38-39, do exercises 7, 8 on pp. 39-40 (written)
10/29 Workbook pages 4-5
10/30 Oral Activity: Tell about yourself; including: where you are from, some things you like to do, things you like to eat and drink, and something you don’t like.
10/31 Learn about the Day of the Dead (Video: “el Dia de los Muertos” & Discussion)

Spanish 2 Lessons, Activities, and Assignments – Oct.

Posted By kspowell

Date: October 1st, 2014

Category: Spanish 2

QUIZ MAKEUP/RETESTING WILL BE OCT. 9 AT 7:10 AM OR 2:35 PM
(YOU MUST BRING THE COMPLETED PRACTICE WORKSHEET FOR RETESTING)

EXTRA CREDIT PROJECTS DUE OCT 10– THEY WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED AFTER THAT DATE FOR ANY REASON. GET THEM IN EARLY!

10/1 Read Mr. Powell’s blog and use the Online Textbook –
Do the flash cards, self-test, and game for the “Lección Preliminar.”
For extra points on the “at-home study log” – read and view the Octubre section under
Cultura Interactiva – “Las Celebraciones” (on the same webpage as the online textbook).
10/2 Study vocab. sheets (“tell time” and “describe classroom objects”);
then read p. 15 (“recuerdas”) and do exercises 4, 5
10/3 Read, study p. 16 and the “tener idioms” section of the grammar handout ;
do exercises 7, 8, 9.

10/6 Read, study pp. 18, 19; do exercises 11, 12, 13
10/7 Read answers from ex. 12 and correct ex. 11, 13; then study for test tomorrow
10/8 Test – from pp. 2-19 (see both of the unit 1 handouts, and both sides of unit 2 handout)
10/9-10/10 Study / Practice “Final Exam” questions (see handout)

ORAL FINAL EXAM OCTOBER 13, 14, 15

10/13, 10/14, 10/15 Oral Final Exam

No School Oct. 17-18! Study vocab. sheets, or the final exam questions if you need to retest.

FINAL EXAM RETEST / MAKEUP: TUESDAY 10/21 at 2:35 p.m. OR WEDNESDAY
10/22 at 7:10 a.m.

10/20 Read pages 20-22 and do exercises 1-3
10/21 No class – Assembly
10/22 Auction – bring your pesos!
10/23 Oral activity: Describe what you usually eat for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Then describe the “perfect” meal – if you could have whatever you want for breakfast, lunch or dinner.
10/24 No school

10/27 Oral activity: Tell who is in your immediate family – specifically naming each person. (include step parents and their children.) Then tell about your extended family in general – how many grandparents, aunts, uncles, cousins, etc.
10/28 Read, study p. 24 and do exercises 6-7.
10/29 Read, study pp. 25-26, do ex. 8, 9, 10
10/30 Family flashcards and bingo game
10/31 Learn about the Day of the Dead (“Dia de los Muertos”) – pp. C8-C9, video

Spanish 3 Lessons, Assignments, Activities – Oct.

Posted By kspowell

Date: October 1st, 2014

Category: Spanish 3

Spanish 3 Lessons, Activities & Assignments Mr. Powell

QUIZ MAKEUP/RETESTING WILL BE OCT. 9 AT 7:10 AM OR 2:35 PM
(YOU MUST BRING THE COMPLETED PRACTICE WORKSHEET FOR RETESTING)

EXTRA CREDIT PROJECTS DUE OCT 10– THEY WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED AFTER THAT DATE FOR ANY REASON. GET THEM IN EARLY!

10/1 Read Mr. Powell’s blog and use the Online Textbook –
Do the flash cards, self-test, and game for the “Lección Preliminar.”
10/2 Study/practice verb conjugation (game during class).
10/3 Quiz: verb conjugation

10/6 Write seven sentences in Spanish about weekly activities that you do (or wish you could do.)
Write a different thing for each day of the week and tell at what time and where you do each activity. Then share some of your sentences with the class.
10/7 Practice vocabulary (self-made bingo game)
10/8 Oral activity: In small groups discuss what you do during school and after school – include details about specific classes, lunch, and when and where you do things.
10/9-10/10 Study / Practice “Final Exam” questions (see handout)

ORAL FINAL EXAM OCTOBER 13, 14, 15

10/13, 10/14, 10/15 Oral Final Exam

No School Oct. 16-17! Study vocab. sheets, or the final exam questions if you need to retest.

FINAL EXAM RETEST / MAKEUP: TUESDAY 10/21 at 2:35 p.m. OR WEDNESDAY
10/22 at 7:10 a.m.

10/20 Do “review exercises” 1-5 on pp. 30-31
10/21 Bell Activity: ex. 6 on p. 31. Then read answers and/ or correct ex. 1-5.
Study the vocabulary, grammar, and verb conjugations in the “Leccion Preliminar.”
FOR TEST TOMORROW (from notes and handouts and/or pp. 2-29)
10/22 TEST on the “Leccion Preliminar” (from notes and handouts, or from book pp. 2-29)
No homework unless you need to study for test retake.
10/23 Play Scrabble in Spanish
10/24 No school

10/27 Discuss second term project, Read & study pp.36-37, do ex. 1
10/28 Bell activity and Assignment: ex. 2 & 3 on p. 38 (oral and written)
10/29 Practice Vocabulary (power point), then read & discuss pp. 39-40
10/30 Vocab. quiz, then oral activity describing what you do before & after a flight
10/31 Learn about Mexican Family Celebrations, including the Day of the Dead