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Spanish Classes for the Week of November 3, 2014

Here is what is planned for Spanish classes the week of November 3, 2014:

Pre-Kindergarten:  We will learn a new song for the Spanish animal words, and play a game.

Kindergarten:  We will learn the months of the year, and play a game to practice them.

1st Grade:  We will continue reviewing our colors this week.

2nd Grade:  We will play color bingo this week.

3rd Grade:  We will continue our work with gender and articles of Spanish nouns.

4th Grade:  We will continue learning vocabulary for parts of the body.

5th Grade:  We will conclude Lesson 5, and begin Lesson 6, which introduces numbers.

6th Grade:  We begin talking about the irregular verb “tener”.

7th Grade:  We will conclude Unit 1, and review for our test on November 10.

8th Grade:  We continue Lesson 5, which covers adjectives and adverbs.  We will have a quiz on this on November 17.

Red Ribbon Week Door Decorations

The teachers and the students worked very hard making their classroom doors a special reminder to stay healthy and drug free.

 

Pre K (early elementary winner)IMG_2226

1st GradeIMG_2230

2nd GradeIMG_2227

3rd Grade(upper elementary winner)IMG_22294th GradeIMG_2228

KindergartenIMG_2231

Wild About Art Club October 2014

Spooky ART

Students created three projects during our time together after school.  Here are the three spooky art pieces created:

Spider Web of glue…

Maple leaf ghost…

Friendly silly eyed gourd…

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Spanish Classes for the Week of October 27, 2014

Due to STEM Field Day on Monday, the only Spanish classes that meet this week are on Wednesday and Thursday:

Pre-Kindergarten – No class this week due to field trip.

Kindergarten – We will cover some cultural objectives this week by reading a simple book about Dia de los Muertos.

1st & 2nd Grade – We will also delve into Hispanic culture this week with a project for Dia de los Muertos to accompany our PowerPoint and discussion.

5th Grade – We continue to discuss how to write questions in Spanish, as well as the difference between porque and por que.  We will also read a simple story in Spanish and answer questions about it.

6th Grade – Tic-Tac-Do Activities are due on Thursday, before we take our Unit 2 Vocabulary quiz.

7th Grade – We will finish our discussion of verbs like gustar, aburrir, and interesar, and begin the application of this knowledge through reading a simple conversation and answering questions about it.

8th Grade – We begin a new lesson this week on the Spanish use of articles and adjectives.

RED RIBBON WEEK 2014

 

RED RIBBON WEEK 2014        “Love Yourself, Be Drug Free”

MONDAY 10/27     STEM Field Day – Students may come in their PE uniforms (2nd-8th) or appropriate athletic clothing (PK-1st).  If it is chilly then sweatpants/sweatshirts would be fine to wear.  Classroom door decorating begins.

TUESDAY 10/28     Put A Cap On Drugs”  Students may wear a hat with their regular uniform.  Grades 3-8 may wear a hat after Mass.

WEDENESDAY 10/29     Shade Out Drugs”  Students may wear sunglasses with their regular school uniform.

THURSDAY 10/30        Door Decorating Contest

FRIDAY  10/31      “Wear Red Day”     Students may come out of uniform this day as long as they wear something red. (i.e. red shirt. jeans, tennis shoes)