School Items Vocab:
1st Qtr 2015-16
Aug. 20, 2015 - Bring all SPN materials to class by Tue. 8/25 so we can label them, except you can keep your flashcards at home
Aug. 25 - Have your parents read the SPN course outline and grading Rubric (gold sheets) then sign at the bottom and bring back on Thu.
Aug. 27 - Signed course outlines due no later than Tue. Sept. 1; decorate a border around your name on your Name Tent with your "favorite things."
Sept. 1 - Write 10 complete sentences, each with a different school item (vocab word) and a different verb. You may use "Spanglish" - use as many words as you know in Spanish, but may have some words in English. Underline the school vocab word.
Sept. 3 - Study school item vocab for quiz on Tue. Sept. 8.
6Sept. 8 - Los círculos (those who missed more than two on the ABC Quiz) need to write each letter missed with its proper pronunciation and find another SPN word that starts with that letter - on loose leaf paper.
Sept. 10 - Practice/learn/memorize the Cloud phrases reviewed in class.
Sept. 15 - Lightly color all the Spanish-speaking countries of South America (9) according to the color key we made in class today. All countries and capital cities should be labeled.
Sept. 17 - Study Cloud Phrases and read over the Country Project "Festival" green handout
Sept. 22 - Decide which two topics you will research for your group's Country Festival
Sept. 24 - Study the Essential Phrases handout (you can use my Quizlet)
Sept. 29 - study all 1st Qtr. Vocab - Test on Tue. Oct 6.
Oct. 1 - study all 1st Qtr. Vocab - Test on Tue. Oct 6.
Oct. 6 - Complete the Parts of Speech Exercise; Write answers in English in your "Práctica section of your cuaderno:
1) write 4 adjectives that describe you
2) write 4 nouns of things you like
3) write 4 verbs of things you like to do
4) List the names of your immediate family members, can include pets
5) Where are you from? (city name)
6) A favorite saying or Bible verse
General Vocab to know:
un equipo = a team
un/a compañero/a = a partner or a classmate
el hombro = shoulder
la cara = face
la silla = chair; seat
aquí = here
No sé. = I don't know.
No entiendo. = I don't understand.
No recuerdo. = I don't remember.
cumpleaños = birthday
feliz = happy
celebrar = to celebrate
cantar = to sing
bailar = to dance
la vela = candle
el regalo/el regalito = gift; little gift
una pulsera = a bracelet
un rosario = a rosary
la fiesta = party
un globo = a balloon
el pastel = cake
¿Cuántos años tienes? = How many years do you have?
Tengo ___años. = I have ___years.
el mapa = the map
el mundo = the world
La Tierra = the Earth
el país / los países = country / countries
la ciudad/las ciudades = city/cities
la bandera = flag
Los Estados Unidos = The United States
el mar = sea
norte = north
sur = south
este = east
oeste = west
Las Preguntas = Questions:
¿Quién? = Who
¿Qué? = What?
¿Dónde? = Where?
¿Cuándo? = When?
¿A qué hora? = At what time?
¿Por qué? = Why?
porque... = because...
¿Cómo? = How?
¿Cuál? = Which?
¿Cuántos? = How many?
¿Cuánto cuesta? = How much does it cost?
School Items Vocab:
el lápiz / los lápices = pencil/pencils
el bolígrafo; la pluma = pen
el cuaderno = notebook
la carpeta = folder
las tijeras = scissors
el papel = paper
el libro = book
la regla = ruler
el escritorio = desk
el pupitre = individual school desk
la cinta = tape
el basurero = trash can
el pegamento = glue
la mochila = backpack
la pizarra = white or chalk board
la tarjeta = card
la bolsa = bag
la goma de borrar = eraser
los pañuelos de papel = tissues
los carteles = posters
Useful Expressions & Questions:
No sé. = I don't know.
No recuerdo. / no me acuerdo= I don't remember.
No entiendo./No comprendo. = I don't understand.
Está bien. = It's fine/ It's okay.
Salud = Health/ Bless you (for a sneeze)
Perdón = Pardon
Lo siento = I'm sorry
Con permiso = Excuse me
¿Cómo se dice...? = How do you say...?
¿Qué es eso? = What is that?
¿Qué significa...? = What does...mean?
¿Qué quiere decir...? = What does...mean?
¿Cómo se escribe...? = How do you write/spell...?
¿Cómo? = How's that?/What?
¿Puedo ir al baño? = Can I go to the bathroom?
¿Puedo tomar el agua? = Can I get a drink of water?
¿Puedo sacar punta a mi lápiz? = Can I sharpen my pencil?
Me prestas un/a..? = Can you lend me a...(Can I borrow a...)
(Yo) tengo una pregunta. = I have a question.
(Yo) necesito ayuda. = I need help
Habla más despacio. = Speak more slowly.
Repite, por favor = Please repeat.