Spanish - I is an entry level course which introduces students to the rich language and culture of the Spanish - speaking world. By exposing students to authentic materials and immersing them in the Spanish language and culture, they will begin a mastery in reading, listening and speaking skills. Students will develop language skills that will serve as life - long tools allowing them to travel and learn about the cultures of the Spanish speaking countries that they study. Consequently, they will gain an appreciation for the cultural diversity that exists within the Spanish speaking world as a whole.
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Welcome to Spanish I- Period II
My name is Magalie Alvarez-Mahabir and I will be your Spanish teacher. I look forward to a wonderful semester of exploring the Spanish language and culture with you!
Materials you will need:
- 1 and 1/2 inch binder
- Loose Leaf paper
- 1 Folder
- 3x5 index cards
What to expect...
In an effort to acquire the necessary skills to be successful in this class,
Students will: be exploring authentic materials, such as news papers, news segments, interviews, Spanish movies and so much more.
Students will: be able to make unique cultural comparisons and global connections between the United States and Spanish countries.
Students will: continue to practice and enhance your writing skills as you learn more complex vocabulary and grammatical structures.
Students will: Use Google Voice to practice and enhance your linguistic abilities.
Students will: experience holiday celebrations as practiced in Spanish countries.