¡Bienvenidos a Español 1!
Please read the course descriptions below to understand your responsibilities as a Spanish student.
"strive for progress, not perfection"
All assignments will be posted by Sunday evening. If you have any questions please reach out sooner than later.
F.O.R.E.I.G.N. L.A.N.G.U.A.G.E. Study Skills:
F - Flashcards - make flashcards for all vocabulary and grammar concepts
O - Organized Notes - organize your notes so that you spend time understanding the content.
R - Review Often - You should have a study schedule and adhere to it.
E- English Helps - make connections between English and Spanish.
I - Initiate Conversation - Try to speak Spanish as much as you can!
G - Get involved - immerse yourself in the culture as much as you can.
N - Never give up - Learning a language is a journey! Enjoy the journey.
L - Listen Carefully - When you listen you acquire more Spanish.
A - Ask questions - Asking questions clarifies any confusion you may have.
N - Nightly 15 - Aim to study for 15 minutes every night.
G - Give 100% effort - the more you put in, the more you get out.
U - Use the buddy system - have a study buddy (friend or family)
A - Answer in class - the more you participate the more confidence you gain.
G - Get homework done on time - homework allows you to practice new concepts.
E - Enjoy the experience - learning a new language is a fun experience.