This course introduces sixth grade students to basic Spanish vocabulary, phonetics, and grammar. Grammar includes the present tense of “ar” verbs and the irregular verb ser. Students learn how to construct and answer questions, and work with adjective agreement. Emphasis is on communication of basic expressions in Spanish. Vocabulary and grammar are reinforced through activities, which include skits and games. Language laboratory usage is designed to improve pronunciation and auditory skills. The Hispanic world is explored via geography, music, art and culture. Daily assignments average fifteen to twenty minutes and include memorization of vocabulary.
Textbook Title: Buen Viaje (Glencoe-McGraw Hill)