7-Spanish

September 28, 2016
7th Grade — Spanish

In 7th grade, World Language students expand their communication skills both orally and in written form. Through speaking, reading, and writing, students have opportunities to demonstrate their comprehension and develop their expression. The 7th Grade curriculum incorporates grammar and vocabulary from the previous two years and gives students the chance to apply new skills to make connections between their interests and the target cultures.

Themes

  • Clothing and shopping
  • Social events
  • The house and chores
  • Planning a party
  • Sports and health

Grammar

  • Regular verbs and stem-changing verbs
  • Direct object pronouns
  • Imperative
  • Infinitive structures
  • Present progressive
  • Irregular verbs in the present tense
  • The regular past tense

Approaches to Learning / Assessment

  • Oral conversation and discussions
  • Personal interviews
  • Written assignments
  • Oral presentations
  • Projects (multimedia)
  • Music
  • Reading more complicated newspaper articles, short story books, translations
  • Test preparation and test taking
  • Interactions with native speakers in the larger community