Introduction to Spanish 8th Grade
8th Grade- INTRODUCTION TO SPANISH
A 36 Day Course
This is a 36 day rotation class designed to introduce you to basic Spanish vocabulary and grammar, culture, and customs of Spanish speaking countries. During this class, we will cover the following topics:
Spanish grammar and alphabet Basic Foods
Greetings Spanish cuisine
Colors Purchasing and ordering food
Numbers 1-100 Parts of the body
Days of the week Months of the year
Duolingo.com language program will be introduced if time permits.
There is no textbook for this class. You are required to bring a notebook and writing utensil to class with you every day along with any current materials we are using in class. There will be notebook checks from time to time and they are worth 5 points each.
Grades are based on a straight point system. Your grade will be calculated by dividig the total points you received by the total points possible in this course. Your graded assignments will be based on a mixture of homework assignments, quizzes, tests, and skits.