TIPS FOR STUDYING A FOREIGN LANGUAGE



STUDYING FOR "EXAMENCITO PRELIMINAR" (9/14)
-Classroom commands (Please review hand-out)

-Greetings (Please review hand-out)


STUDYING FOR MAP QUIZ (9/15)
-Locate and label Spanish-speaking countries (w/o a word bank)
Visit the following site to practice for the quiz: http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/South_America_Geography.htm


STUDYING FOR INTERROGATIVES QUIZ (9/21)
-Translate 8 interrogatives from Spanish to English



STUDYING FOR PUENTE.1 QUIZ (9/24)
-Subject Pronouns (see hand-outs)

-The verbs ser / tener / estar (see hand-outs)

--Answer key for translation activity



STUDYING FOR ALPHABET / ESTAR / PREPOSITIONS OF LOCATION QUIZ (9/29)
-Alphabet (see hand-out)
-Verb estar (see hand-out)


STUDYING FOR SER / ADJECTIVE QUIZ (10/4)
-the verb ser
-adjectives (vocabulary)-- (see hand-out with list of adjectives and grid)
-noun-adjective agreement-- (see adjective packet)

ANSWER KEYS FOR PACKET





STUDYING FOR -AR VERB QUIZ (10/8)
-ar verb list (see hand-out. . .please study these verbs English-> Spanish and Spanish --> English)
-ar verb endings (o, as, a, amos, áis, an)



STUDYING FOR -ER/-IR VERB QUIZ (10/14) HINT: THIS QUIZ IS VERY SIMILAR IN FORMAT TO THE -AR VERB QUIZ
-er/ir verb list (see the "-er/-ir packet" list and the Ven conmigo master verb list)
-er and ir verb endings
*Visit the following site for an explanation and practice quiz: www.studyspanish.com/verbs/lessons/pireg.htm
    • This powerpoint has the "go verbs" in addition to some other -er and -ir verbs that are irregular.



STUDYING FOR GUSTAR (to like) / ENCANTAR (to love) / FASCINAR (to love / CHOCAR (to hate) (10/20)
-This quiz will involve translating 5 English sentences into Spanish. (Encanta, fascinar, and chocar follow the same rules as gustar)






STUDYING FOR PUENTE CHAPTER TEST -- "¡Eric, este examen es MUY importante!" (10/27)
-This test will cover everything in the "Puente" Chapter



PREPARING FOR THE PROJECT (Rough draft is due 10/28. . . Final draft is due 11/5)

<-- This is a sample for you to look at.


PREPARING FOR THE SPELLING TEST (10/29)



PREPARING FOR 7.1 QUIZ (11/8)
--Review pages 48, 49, 50, 51, 54 in the textbook
--There will be a listening section and 2 English to Spanish translation(!!!!!!) sections on this quiz


GROUP PRESENTATION (11/11)



PREPARING FOR 7.2 QUIZ (11/17)
--Study page 67 in the textbook

--Review tener expressions (hand-out with list of tener idioms)




PREPARING FOR STEM-CHANGING (E--> IE) QUIZ (11/22)
--Review the packet (vocabulary and conjugations)






PREPARING FOR REFLEXIVE VERB QUIZ (12/06)





PREPARING FOR CHAPTER 7 TEST (12/08)




PREPARING FOR 8.1 QUIZ (12/15)
--Study vocab. on pages 88 and 90 in the textbook
--Study gustar/encantar verbs on page 89 in the textbook





PREPARING FOR o-> ue STEM-CHANGING VERB QUIZ (12/17)
--Study packet/worksheet





PREPARING FOR 8.2 QUIZ (12/22)
--Study vocabulary on page 97 in the textbook
--Study the forms of ser and estar
--Study ser vs. estar on page 98 in the textbook
--Study the two tener expressions on page 100 in the textbook



PREPARING FOR 8.3 QUIZ (1/5)
--Study vocabulary on pages 105 and 107 (textbook)
--Study grammar concept on page 106 (textbook)




PREPARING FOR CHAPTER 8 TEST (1/10)
--Study pages 82-119




PREPARING FOR JOURNAL ENTRY-- IN-CLASS ASSIGNMENT FOR REGULAR CREDIT (1/14)



PREPARING FOR MID-TERM EXAM (1/20 and 1/21).
-->UPDATED ANSWER KEY FOR REVIEW PACKET. MAKE SURE TO CHECK ALL OF YOUR ANSWERS HERE!

-->UPDATED LIST OF REVIEW SITES.


PREPARING FOR PRESENTATION (TBA)



PREPARING FOR 9.1 QUIZ (2/10)
--Study vocabulary on pages 132 and 135 in the textbook.
--Study estar and list of prepositions of location on hand-out
--Study indirect object pronouns on page 135 in the textbook.



PREPARING FOR 9.2 QUIZ (2/16)
--Study the vodabulary pn pages 140, 141, 142, 143
--Study the color vocabulary


PREPARING FOR QUIZ (2/25)
--Study the numbers on page 110 and the hand-out

--Study the demonstrative adjectives on page 150

--Study the shopping vocabulary on pages 150 and 151


PREPARING FOR CHAPTER 9 TEST (3/3)
--Study pages 130-161 in the textbook in addition to misc. handouts/worksheets


PREPARING FOR THE "PROYECTO" (3/8)



PREPARING FOR 10.1 QUIZ (3/11)
--Study holiday vocabulary on page 169 in the textbook
--Study the "Present Pogressive" on page 172 in the textbook



PREPARING FOR 10.2 QUIZ (3/21) NEW DATE!!!!
--Study the vocabulary on pages 179 and 180

--Study informal commands on the hand-out and page 181



PREPARING FOR PRETERITE QUIZ (3/30)
--Study endings for -ar verbs
--Study the preterite indicators on the hand-out (e.g. ayer, anoche, la semana pasada)



PREPARING FOR THE CHAPTER 10 TEST (4/1)
--Study pages 168-193 in the textbook. Make sure to focus on the following:
*Present Progressive
*Direct Object Pronouns
*Informal (tú) commands
*Preterite tense of regular -ar verbs/Preterite Indicators
*Holidays
*Party Vocabulary
*Extending, accepting, and turning down invitations


PREPARING FOR -ER/-IR PRETERITE QUIZ (4/7)



PREPARING FOR WRITING ASSIGNMENT (Rough Draft Due 4/8-- FINAL DRAFT DUE 4/15)



PREPARING FOR 11.1 QUIZ (4/21)
*Review the "Así se dice" on page 213 (textbook)
*Review the verb "sentirse" and the "vocabulario extra" on page 214 (textbook)
*Review the vocabulary on page 215 (texbook)


PREPARING FOR 11.2 QUIZ (4/28)
--Review the vocabulary on page 223 (textbook)
--Review the "nota cultural" on page 224 (textbook)


PREPARING FOR CHAPTER 11 TEST (5/9)
--Review pages 212-242 in the textbook
--Review chapter 11 hand-outs and workbook activities


PREPARING FOR PRESENTATION (5/16)



PREPARING FOR 12.1 Quiz (5/25)
--Study the vocabulary and grammar concepts on page 254 (textbook)
--Review the stem-changing packet


PREPARING FOR 12.2 QUIZ (5/31)
--Study the vocabulary on page 261 (textbook)
--Study "ser" vs. "estar" (handouts)



PREPARING FOR CHAPTER 12 TEST (6/6)
--Study pages 250-281 (textbook) in addition to handouts/packets


PREPARING FOR FINAL EXAM (6/17)