Natives 1

North Brunswick Township High School

SPANISH FOR NATIVE SPEAKERS I

 

Course Description

 

This course is designed to enhance and enrich the listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills of native speakers of Spanish.  Vocabulary acquisition, reading comprehension and writing skills will be emphasized.  Students will also be learning about cultural topics found in the Hispanic World.  This course is intended for students who have an oral/aural facility with the language.

 

Course Proficiencies

 

Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:

 

  1. Communicate and interact using the target language in a variety of task-oriented and social situations.
  2. Sustain conversations in Spanish correctly on a number of different topics.
  3. Express themselves in written Spanish on a number of different topics.
  4. Comprehend and discuss content of selected written, oral, and visual materials in Spanish.
  5. Demonstrate comprehension and mastery of grammatical structures, vocabulary, and idiomatic expressions.
  6. Demonstrate comprehension and mastery of cultural, historical, and geographical topics dealing with Spain/Latin American countries.

 

Course Requirements

 

Students will be expected to:

 

  1. Attend class regularly and be on time.
  2. Bring necessary supplies to class.
  3. Complete all in class and homework assignments.
  4. Make-up all work after any absence within a deadline established by school policy.
  5. Maintain a high degree of class participation and preparation.
  6. Demonstrate a cooperative attitude and contribute to the learning process of the class.

 

Evaluation Procedures

 

Marking period grades will be assigned quarterly and will be determined by the following:

 

  1. Class Participation........................................................... 15%
  2. Class Work...................................................................... 15%
  3. 3.Homework...................................................................... 10%
  4. 4.Tests................................................................................ 20%
  5. 5.Quizzes........................................................................... 15%
  6. Projects, presentations and writing................................... 15%
  7. Oral Proficiency.............................................................. 10%

 

 

Rev. 9/18