Teacher: Norka Escobar Stover
Date/Time: Tuesday - 2:30 PM to 4:00 PM
Department: Foreign Languages
Grade Level: High School (9th-12th)
GA DOE 60.07100, 1.0 Credit
Spanish I introduces the basics of reading, writing, listening and speaking Spanish, as well as the culture of Spanish speaking countries. Special emphasis placed on grammar, syntax and basic vocabulary.
· Prentice Hall, – Student text (ISBN 0131016873)
· Prentice Hall, “Guided Practice Activities for Vocabulary and Grammar” – Student Workbook (ISBN 0131164740)
· Three ring view-binder with 4 dividers (labeled Vocabulario, Gramática, Países, and page protectors.
Description: Class meets once a week for 90 minutes. Class sessions consist of vocabulary practice, grammar lecture, written practice of grammar points, and conversation practice. Teacher provides weekly vocabulary quizzes online, a midterm and a final exam per semester.
Method of evaluation:
Class participation: 15%
Cultural projects: 15%
Class Expectations: Students' weekly requirements are to memorize vocabulary and grammar concepts daily, complete weekly assignments and submit online. Students' homework load is equivalent to one hour daily for 4 days. Parents are expected to check their student's assignments with the answer key before assignments are submitted.
Tuition: $700 if paid by the beginning of the school year, or two payments of $365 due on 08/15 and 12/15, or $85.00 for 9 months (August-April) due the first week of each month.
Supply Fee: $75 a year due at registration.
Minimum enrollment per class: 5
By enrolling in this course, you are committing to a full year of study and full payment of tuition. Exceptions will be made as follows: