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Primeros Pasos-5 minutes Answer in complete sentences: Why do you think rules are important? How does it make you feel when you don’t know what is expected of you?
What’s going on!?! Who’s my teacher? How will I be graded? What are the rules of this class? How is this class different from other classes? What’s next? What are my goals?
Apuntes Guiados Guided Notes! 1.We will read and talk about the slide 2.Fill in any vocabulary in the graphic organizer on the right 3.Fill in any blanks
Who’s my teacher? What can you understand? Me llamo Srta. Cottongim Soy de Indiana Hace 2 anos que me moví a New Orleans. Me encanta correr, andar en bicicleta, y escuchar música. Para mí, lo más importante es mi familia. Stop and Jot in the box
How will I be graded? 3 points for participation everyday 10% últimos pasos 20% 3 Exams-10% each Deberes-20% Final Exam 20% #1-#4
What are the rules of this class? Las Leyes de la jungla
What are the rules of this class? Respete a los demás Sea Responsable Sea Positivo ¡Tenga cuidado!
Respete a los demás Listen actively-Feet under your desk, hands on top of your desk eyes on the speaker, voices off 0 tolerance for cursing or putting down classmates Follow directions #5
Sea Responsable Do Your Homework Be on Time Follow Rules Bring materials Use Class Time for Class Work #7
Sea Responsable Two bathroom passes Raise Hand for permission Put date on the clipboard One Homework Pass Sign clipboard on your way into class Keep all electronics off and put away Please! No food or drink other than water #6
Escalera de Consecuencias “Ladder of Consequences”
Escalera de Consequencias “Ladder of Consequences” 1. Warning “This is your warning” 2.-1 Participation Point “That’s minus one” 3.-2 Participation Points “That’s minus two” (grade of 0 for the day) 4. Detention/ Phone Call Home 0 tolerance for Put downs-Detention 0 tolerance for cursing-Referral
Sea Positivo Cheer on classmates Try Your Best
¡Tenga Cuidado! Be aware of your surroundings and the consequences of your actions
Other Common Questions Coming in late: When you come in, put your pass on the tardy clipboard and get started working. If you don’t have a pass, sign the clipboard. You are tardy if I did not shake your hand at the door. Forgotten pencil: You can borrow one of mine. Please put it back in the cup when you leave. Sharpen a pencil: If you need to sharpen your pencil hold it up and I’ll bring you another.
Other Common Questions Two bathroom passes Raise Hand for permission Put date on the clipboard One Homework Pass Sign clipboard on your way into class Keep all electronics off and put away Please! No food or drink other than water #6
How is this class different from other classes? Foreign language is highly interactive Studies show that students learn quickest and remember more from attaching movement to vocabulary You will be talking to classmates, playing games, singing songs, and moving around the room more than in other classes
What’s next? This class will prepare you for 7 th grade Spanish and high school Spanish By the end of this class, you will be able to Introduce yourself to a Spanish speaker Say where you’re from Talk about what you’re interested in Know the days of the week and months Describe the weather Talk about Spanish speaking countries, customs, holidays, and music And so so much more!! #11
What are my goals? Our goal as a class is to get an 80% or better on the final exam To be prepared and confident for Spanish 2
último paso-5 minutes Write what happens after each scenario. Scenario 1- “OMG Jason Derulo’s new single just came out. It must be ok for me to listen to it just this once!” Scenario 2- “I was up all night cramming for my English test and I’m exhausted! It must be Ok for me to lay down… for… just… SNORE” Scenario 3- “My classmate is SUCH a cutie. I just can’t stop talking to him/her. I’ve already got a warning and a minus 1 for talking, but maybe if I just whisper one more time… Scenario 4- “I absolutely MUST go to the bathroom right now!! AHHHH!!!” Scenario 5- “OH NO! My little brother ate my homework!”