High School Spanish 1
2020-2021 classes offered
Pacific Coast Learning Center in Westminster- Thursdays 1:00-2:30
Online Class- Mondays 1:00-2:30
(8th grade students may take High School Spanish 1 and receive high school credit)
Spanish 1 is offered as a complete online course with a live session on Mondays or if your student would like to be in a classroom environment, classes are offered alongside with other courses at Pacific Coast Learning Center on Thursdays. In a dynamic and engaging environment, students have opportunities to practice conversing using weekly assigned vocabulary, games, group activities along with more rigorous quizzes and exams. Students will develop fundamental skills in listening, speaking, reading, and writing while gaining vocabulary that is necessary for basic proficiency. In addition, coursework will include learning about a variety of Latin American cultures, history and geography of the Spanish-speaking world. This is a one-year (two semester) course that meets for 1 and 1/2 hours once a week. Students will be assigned homework throughout the week. Internet access is needed to complete homework assignments.
At the end of Spanish I, students will:
•Understand and use basic Spanish in listening, speaking, reading, and writing.
• Know common sets of words, such as days of the week, months, numbers 1-100, alphabet, colors, clothes, foods, parts of the body, common classroom objects, polite expressions, etc.
•Ask and answer simple questions in the present tense about common topics such as dates, time, friends, family, daily activities,sports and pastimes, likes and dislikes, etc.
•Comprehend reading passages with simple vocabulary and sentence structure.
•Write sentences and/or short paragraphs in the present tense about any of the topics studied.
• Become acquainted with the countries in which Spanish is spoken and understand some of their geographic features, cultural features,similarities and differences.
Cost: $350 per semester