Warm Up Activities

Remember you are responsible to complete all warm up activities, even if you were absent.


Phrase of the Week

¡Ojo!
Careful!

Daily Class Information

Miércoles 16 de mayo

WHAT WE DID TODAY
  • We did more reviewing

IF YOU MISSED CLASS
  • Do today's warm up
  • Review your two clothing vocabulary lists--quiz next time

HOMEWORK
  • Get ready for a quiz next time
  • Get your warm up packet ready to turn in tomorrow

Martes 15 de mayo

WHAT WE DID TODAY
  • Reviewed clothing vocabulary and comparisons
  • Watched Salsa

IF YOU MISSED CLASS
  • Do today's warm up
  • Watch Salsa episode 121 and write down in Spanish 15 words you hear
  • Review both of your clothing vocabulary sheets

HOMEWORK
  • Any missing assignments
  • We're turning in warm up packets Thursday. Make sure yours is complete.

Lunes 14 de mayo

WHAT WE DID TODAY
  • Practiced describing and comparing clothing

IF YOU MISSED CLASS
  • Do the warm up
  • Look up and study how to use the following expressions
    • Es demasiado _
    • es más que
    • es menos que
    • es tan como
  • Write a sentence using each of the following (we used clothing items from a catalogue in class):
    1. es
    2. no es
    3. es demasiado
  • Write TWO sentences for each of the following (we used clothing items from a catalogue in class):
    1. es más que
    2. es menos que
    3. es tan como __

HOMEWORK
  • Any missing assignments

Viernes 11 de mayo

If you missed class

Jueves 10 de mayo

Today we started learning about describing clothing

Miércoles 9 de mayo

Today we completed the following:

Martes 8 de mayo

Today we completed the following to practice clothing vocabulary:

Lunes 7 de mayo

WHAT WE DID TODAY

HOMEWORK
  • Complete sp.clothes.drawing.docx (above) if you did not finish in class

Jueves 3 de mayo

WHAT WE DID TODAY
  • Started learning clothes vocabulary

IF YOU MISSED CLASS

HOMEWORK
  • None

Miércoles 2 de mayo

WHAT WE DID TODAY
  • Watched Salsa
  • Reviewed some vocabulary

IF YOU MISSED CLASS

HOMEWORK
  • None (but we'll check the phrase of the week tomorrow)

Martes 1 de mayo

Today we completed the following:

Lunes 28 de abril

We completed the movie today

Viernes 27 de abril

We continued the movie today

Jueves 26 de abril

We continued the movie and students listened for the topics we found out about yesterday.

Miércoles 25 de abril

We did a jigsaw reading activity and continued the movie.

Martes 24 de abril

We continued watching The Motorcycle Diaries and worked on this document:

Lunes 23 de abril

Today we looked at some information about Argentina, looked at languages in South America, and started watching The Motorcycle Diaries.

HOMEWORK
  • Find out why Ernesto "Che" Guevara's important. Write it down and bring it to class.

Viernes 20 de abril

We watched Salsa 119 today

Jueves 19 de abril

We took the test today

Miércoles 18 de abril

Today we corrected review material. The test is (for reals) tomorrow. As a reminder, it's on:
  • Family vocabulary
  • House vocabulary
  • Describing people vocabulary
  • Ser and estar

Martes 17 de abril

We did more reviewing for the test. If you missed class, be sure to do today's warm up.

Lunes 16 de abril

WHAT WE DID TODAY
  • Reviewed for the text next time: Family vocabulary, house vocabulary, describing people vocabulary, ser and estar

IF YOU MISSED CLASS
  • Do today's warm up
  • Study: Family vocabulary, house vocabulary, describing people vocabulary, ser and estar
  • Pick up a review packet in class

HOMEWORK
  • The review packet (if you didn't finish in class)

Viernes 13 de abril

Fake Family
Due at the end of class

Draw and write a description of a fake family
  • You must have at least 4 members (you can have more)
  • Write at least 12 complete sentences (you can have more) in Spanish describing who the family members are, what they look like, their personalities, and where they live. Use your vocabulary lists:
    • Family
    • House
    • Describing People
    • Bonus points for creativity

Jueves 12 de abril

WHAT WE DID TODAY
  • Practiced describing people
  • Played "Guess Who?"

HOMEWORK
  • None

Miércoles 11 de abril

WHAT WE DID TODAY
  • Reviewed describing words
  • Practiced ser and estar

Martes 10 de abril

WHAT WE DID TODAY

IF YOU MISSED CLASS

HOMEWORK
  • None

Lunes 9 de abril

WHAT WE DID TODAY
  • Reviewed ser and estar
  • Reviewed house vocabulary
  • Watched Salsa 116

IF YOU MISSED CLASS

HOMEWORK
  • Quiz tomorrow on house vocabulary (posted on 28 de marzo)

Jueves 29 de marzo

WHAT WE DID TODAY
  • Reviewed house vocabulary
  • Learned about Cuba

IF YOU MISSED CLASS

HOMEWORK
  • None

Miércoles 28 de marzo

WHAT WE DID TODAY
  • Practiced ser and estar
  • Practiced house vocabulary

IF YOU MISSED CLASS

HOMEWORK
  • None

Martes 27 de marzo

WHAT WE DID TODAY
  • Reviewed the conjugations of ser and estar
  • Talked about and practiced the difference between ser and estar
  • Started learning house vocabulary

IF YOU MISSED CLASS

HOMEWORK
  • None

Lunes 26 de marzo

WHAT WE DID TODAY
  • Practiced family vocabulary
  • Reviewed the conjugations of ser and estar

IF YOU MISSED CLASS
  • Do today's warm
  • Review ser and estar (see "Materials Used in Class")

HOMEWORK
  • None

MATERIALS USED IN CLASS
SER
yo soy
tú eres
él/ella/usted es
nosotros/nosotras somos
vosotros/vosotras sois
ellos/ellas/ustedes son

ESTAR
yo estoy
tú estás
él/ella/usted está
nosotros/nosotras estamos
vosotros/vosotras estáis
ellos/ellas/ustedes están

Viernes 23 de marzo

WHAT WE DID TODAY
  • Watched Salsa

IF YOU MISSED CLASS

HOMEWORK
  • None

Jueves 22 de marzo

WHAT WE DID TODAY
  • Practiced family vocabulary

IF YOU MISSED CLASS

HOMEWORK
  • None

Miércoles 21 de marzo

WHAT WE DID TODAY
  • Took a quiz
  • Started practicing family vocabulary
IF YOU MISSED CLASS
  • Do today's warm up
  • Come in during Mentoring or after school to make up the quiz
  • Look up the following words and practice them (we spent time in class working on these, so you need to study them on your own):

HOMEWORK
  • None

Martes 20 de marzo

WHAT WE DID TODAY
  • Reviewed hace + time + que
  • Practiced expressions with hacer

IF YOU MISSED CLASS

HOMEWORK

Lunes 19 de marzo

WHAT WE DID TODAY
  • Practiced the expression hace + time + que

IF YOU MISSED CLASS
  • Pick up your warm up packet and Euros in class
  • Look at slides 28-56 of the slideshow posted on 15 de marzo
  • Use the pattern shown in the slideshow to complete the following:

HOMEWORK
  • None

Viernes 16 de marzo

WHAT WE DID TODAY
  • Took a quiz on the verb hacer

IF YOU MISSED CLASS
  • Come in after school or during Mentoring to make up the quiz
  • Practice the vocabulary for seasons and weather (see slideshow posted on 15 de marzo)

HOMEWORK
  • None

Jueves 15 de marzo

WHAT WE DID TODAY
  • Watched Salsa 113
  • Practiced the verb hacer
  • Learned how to describe the weather

IF YOU MISSED CLASS


HOMEWORK
  • Study for a quiz on hacer:
Meaning: To do/to make
Yo hago
Tú haces
Él/ella/usted hace
Nosotros/nosotras hacemos
Vosotros/vosotras hacéis
Ellos/ellas/ustedes hacen