Syllabus and class info
7th grade Spanish
Supplies every day in school:
- Folder or accordion style folder
- Loose leaf paper
- Pen or Pencil (On occasion colored pencils and highlighters)
Participation 10% of quarterly average.
Participation grades are posted every 5 and 10 weeks on the portal.
Homework/Classwork 15% of quarterly average.
Late work is always accepted for ½ credit on a quarterly basis.
Quizzes 25% of quarterly average.
Expect 1 per week. Corrections are allowed.
Unit Tests & Projects 50% of quarterly average.
Expect 1 per unit. No corrections are allowed on Spanish tests.
✓ Mondays and Thursdays during 9th period. Please sign up so I know you will be attending. Please be ready to work!
✓ Please email me at email@example.com if you have any questions outside of my assigned academic lab hours. I will do my best to answer all emails before the end of the school day (3:10pm) Monday-Friday.
Academic and Behavior expectations: In person and remote.
✓ B= Be on Time. 1st late- verbal warning. 2nd late- in class detention, 3rd late-phone call home, 4th late- referral.
✓ A= Ask questions. No question is a “stupid question”. PLEASE ASK ME.
✓ S= Silence. When I’m presenting a lesson, when another classmate is asking/answering a question or when an announcement is being made. THIS IS NOT NEGOTIABLE!
✓ I= Informed Decisions. Make smart moves in class and online. Think before you act, speak and do.
✓ C= Character counts! Be a person of good character in the classroom and online. Respect, honesty, trust, and citizenship…are all required for a fun and happy experience.
Online resources: A list of common websites and platforms used in Spanish class.
✓ Google classroom: Site where students are assigned work and have access to electronic handouts such as: vocab sheets, grammar explanations, and more. Email me for sign in information if you need help.
✓ Google meets: Encrypted network used to communicate and video chat with your teacher during online office hours or when extra help is needed. If on a google meet, please join with your microphone on mute.
✓ G-mail: Email used to communicate with parents, teachers and students.
✓ Remind App: Students and parents can sign up to receive texts regarding important team information.
✓ EMC/Passport: Online textbook and ancillary resources such as: vocabulary workbook, grammar workbook, listening workbook and MANY more. Email me for sign in information if you need help.
✓ Flipgrid: Private platform to facilitate recorded video discussions in Spanish with teachers/classmates.
✓ Youtube: Video resources that provide cultural awareness and re-teaching tools, as needed.
✓ Gimkit & Kahoot!: Gaming sites that require knowledge, collaboration and strategy to win. Used as review after most units or before quizzes/tests.
✓ Quizlet: Flashcards, games and learning tools used to facilitate the learning of new vocabulary words.
✓ Pear deck: Presentation tool used to help with vocab.
✓ Kami: Tool that makes any type of document interactive.
✓ E-schools: Student and parent portal where information is stored containing student contact information, schedules and grades and more. Let a staff member know if you need help signing in!