Presentation on theme: "Why are you taking this Spanish class? More importantly, why is it significant to take Spanish classes?"— Presentation transcript:
Why are you taking this Spanish class? More importantly, why is it significant to take Spanish classes?
Are you under the influence or not? Spanish speakers in the home? Foreign travels? General experiences?
Have you ever eaten a taco, a burrito or an enchilada? Have you heard Shakiras music? Have you heard the words: rodeo, patio, or lasso? Can you do a few Reggaeton steps or are you familiar with Daddy Yankees music? Have you seen/heard instructions, menus, signs or explanations in Spanish? Do you know who Albert Pujols, Christina Aguilera, Bill Richardson or Jennifer Lopez are? Have you seen the t.v. series Ugly Betty?
¿Qué dicen Uds.? ¿Cuáles son más influencias que hemos visto en nuestra sociedad? ¿Vemos la influencia aquí en Marissa, Illinois? ¿Qué dicen de las áreas con más población latina? ¿Qué significa todo eso?
Nueva York, NYA. Mexicanos Miami, FLB. Cubanos Chicago, ILC. Salvadoreños El Paso, TXD. Puertorriqueños Quebec, Canada
¿Qué piensan ustedes? Why are you taking this Spanish class (the big picture)just to learn the language? What about learning about the peoples and cultures where the language is spoken? Is learning the culture as important as learning the language? More important? Less? Why?
Is English the official language in the USA? Is this a Spanish speaking country? Whats the percentage of Spanish speakers in the USA? Where is Spanish most prominent in the USA? Why?
Vcvv Ssssssss Micki Wus Résumé Micki Wu: Micki Daisy Lane, Sums, MO Education: Bachelors of Sciences from Eastern Missouri University (3.9/4.0); Masters in Physical Sciences specializing in laboratory research (4.0/4.0); Doctorate in Genetic Diseases from Sampson University (4.0/4.0) Experience: Lab Research in St. Marys Catholic Hospital from 2006-present; Lab technician at Sampson University from ; Training Specialist at Hudson Technologies from Skills: Variety of computer software (Word, Excel, Power Point, Office); Management position specializing in training staff; leadership qualities steaming from Mid West Leadership Conferences References: Dr. Rhonda Miller of St. Marys Catholic Hospital, Mr. Samuel McMichael of Eastern Missouri University, Becky Dailys Résumé Becky Daily: Bunny Trail, Hope, NJ Education: Bachelors of Fine Arts from Western Jersey University (3.65/4.0); Masters in Education specializing in middle school endorsement, mathematics and science (3.9/4.0); Study Abroad in Argentina through Rotary International (12 month program) Experience: Student teacher at Hope Middle School from ; Permanent substitute teacher at Jefferson Middle School from Skills: Variety of computer software (Word, Excel, Power Point, Office); Bilingual (Spanish); Customer service experience; Translation experience in the medical and legal fields References: Dr. Ron Hill of Central Hospital, Mrs. Beth Rodriguez of Jefferson Middle School,
What languages are superior? Job opportunities (más dinero)? Specific fields? Areas of the USA? Skills? Pros? Note: ¿Las olimpiadas?