GENERAL INFORMATIONIn this course, we will cover vocabulary topics as outlined by the New York State Standards for World Languages for Checkpoint Level A. Next year, in 8th grade, you will take Spanish 1B, which is a high school course. At the end of 8th grade, you will take the NY State-mandated FLACS exam.
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Quarter: Tests/Quizzes/Common Assessment = 60%; Homework = 20%; Classwork/Assignments = 20%
Google Classroom will be the primary platform that will be used for all work. Please check it every day.
The textbook for this course is Descubre Level 1. It has an online section called the VHL Central Descubre Supersite, which is available at https://www.vhlcentral.com. Students will be assigned activities on this site regularly. These assignments will be graded.
Homework will be assigned on Google classroom, VHL Central and on apps like Quizlet, Gimkit, Blooket, Book creator, Boom Learning and Flip. Links will be posted in the Classwork section of Google Classroom.
Classwork will be assigned on paper, on Google classroom, VHL Central and on apps like Quizlet, Gimkit, Blooket, Book creator, Boom Learning and Flip. Links will be posted in the Classwork section of Google Classroom.
Remedial is offered on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays during Period 9.
Late/Missing Assignments: When making up a missing assignment, you must fill out the ‘Assignment make-up form’ in the classwork section of Google classroom.