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Español 3 Curriculum Map

Chapter 1-¡Qué bien lo pasé este verano!

Content

  • Express interest, indifference, and displeasure
  • Ask for information
  • Describe yourself and others
Skills
  • Write a setter to a pen pal in another school
  • Describe what you did this summer
  • Write journal entries
Assessments
  • Performance assessments: letter of introduction to a pen pal describing oneself
  • Journal entries
  • Quizzes and tests
  • Enrichment activity-create and illustrate a poem after reading "La Tortuga"
  • Corrective activity-remediation activity after Chapter test.
Reading
  • La Tortuga

 

Chapter 2-Por una vida sana Content
  • Ask for and give advice
  • Talk about taking care of yourself
Skills
  • Read and write an article about managing stress
  • Respond to listeners asking for advice on how to better take care of themselves
Assessments
  • Conjuguemos.com
  • Challenge boards
  • Quizzes, tests

 

Preterite/Imperfect unit Content
  • Correctly conjugate the preterite and imperfect tenses
  • Analyze the differences between the two tenses, and apply each one correctly
Skills
  • Read and write fairy tales and other types of stories
Assessments
  • Preterite/imperfect quiz
  • Challenge boards
  • Conjuguemos.com
  • Quia.com

 

Chapter 3-El ayer y el mañana Content
  • Talk about what has happened
  • Express and support a point of view
  • Use conversational fillers
  • Talk about future events, possibilities
  • Talk about responsibilities
Skills
  • Prepare and participate in a debate
  • Talk about inventions that have made a difference in daily life
  • Talk about how our geographic area has changed
Assessments
  • Quizzes, tests
  • Webquest
  • Conjuguemos.com

 

Chapter 4-Alrededor de la mesa Content
  • Talk about how food tastes
  • Talk about unintentional events
  • Ask for help and request favors
Skills
  • Write a recipe for a favorite dish
  • Have a food tasting experiment
  • Learn about specialty foods and stores in different countries
Assessments
  • Quizzes, tests

 

Chapter 5- Nuestras leyendas Content
  • Express qualified agreement and disagreement
  • Report what others say and think
  • Talk about hopes and wishes
Skills
  • Listen to callers talk about their hopes and wishes
  • Read several Latin American legends
  • Write a myth explaining a natural phenomenon
Assessments
  • Quizzes, tests

 

Chapter 6 - el Arte y la Música

Content
  • Introduce and change a topic of conversation
  • Make suggestions/recommendations
  • Turn down invitations
Skills
  • Give opinions about different types of art
  • Make recommendations for others (places of interest)
  • Suggest how to improve the quality of the environment
Assessments

Performance assessments: dialogue to be evaluated on speaking/writing using the department rubrics - dialogue will encompass all the skills learned this unit.

  • Quizzes and tests (one quiz should be part of an ongoing assessment with the subjunctive and incorporate the uses learned from Chapters 5 and 6)
  • Enrichment activity- Create and illustrate an artist's bio in your own words. (must be from Latin America or Spain)
  • Corrective activity-remediation activity after Chapter test.
Reading
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Chapter 7 - Dime con quién andas

Content

  • Express happiness and unhappiness
  • Comfort someone
  • Make an apology
  • Describe an ideal relationship

Skills

  • Communicate with friends about how you feel in a letter
  • Resolve conflicts
  • Describe what has happened in subjunctive clauses
  • Place a personal ad for anything that you are looking for

Assessments Performance assessments: Make a greeting card offering comfort to someone. 

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  •  Dialogue:  Resolve a conflict between 2 friends.
  • Quizzes and tests (one quiz should be part of an ongoing assessment with the subjunctive and incorporate the uses learned from Chapters 5, 6, 7)
  • Enrichment activity- Write a response to the author of Un novio infiel on pg 204)
  • Corrective activity-remediation activity after Chapter test.

Reading        

  • La Camisa de Margarita

 

 

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