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15. Specific Study Units with Timeline: Fall 2013

SPN-1001-01-13FA   Elementary Spanish I  Professor Pietrolonardo

bulletFOR THOSE STUDENTS WHO APPRECIATE AN OVERVIEW OF THE COURSE TO HELP STAY ON TASK, HERE IS A SCHEDULE OF COURSE ACTIVITIES ACCORDING TO THE SEMESTER TIMELINE.
bulletTHE DETAILS OF ALL THESE ASSIGNMENTS ARE PROVIDED WITHIN EACH MODULE IN THE BLACKBOARD COURSE UNDER "ASSIGNMENTS".

Color code:      Assignments & Due dates -
                         Detailed information available within BlackBoard Course
                         under Assignments and Activities in each Module.

                       Grammar & Vocabulary Highlights -
                            These are the most important new vocabulary and
                             grammar concepts in the chapter

                       Writing Skill Development -
                            Follow the journal prompts in BlackBoard Course
                             under Assignments [They are incorporated into
                             module assignments.]

                        Important Info from IVCC

                        Assessment -
                            Reminders of dates for Assessments
 

                        Extra Credit Opportunity  -
                            Opportunities to earn extra credit will be announced as
                             they develop and posted in BlackBoard "Announcements"   
             

 

Date

Module Activity Description

Menu of Resources for Homework
(Minimum 2 Hours per week)

M- 8/19
Week #1

FALL SESSION BEGINS
Please note: The first day of a class section is the last day to enroll.

Course introduction

Technical Orientation to be completed by 9 am on W 8/21. Follow instructions in BlackBoard-Assignments_Technical Orientation:

bulletOnline Orientation
bulletFall 2013 Course SPN-1001-01-13FA (Be sure you select Section 01)
bulletFamiliarize yourself with your BlackBoard Course.
bulletActivate your Heinle Learning Center Student Key Code and enroll in SPN-1001-01-13FA in Quia using our course code.
bulletSet the keyboard on your personal PC to English-International so you can type Spanish characters and accents.
bulletSign and return Letter of Understanding by 9:00 AM, W 8/21.

Heinle Learning Center - go to http://books.quia.com

 BlackBoard - go to http://ivcc.blackboard.com/


 Technical Orientation instructions available

in BB-Assignments

T -8/20

Module 1 Opens

 Module 1- Capítulos
Time Table Overview
 Preliminar and 1: W 8/21 through R 8/29

* Capítulo Preliminar Partner Skit – “La lengua fática” Performances due R 8/29/13

* Homework * for Cap. Preliminar & 1 due by 5 pm on R 8/29

*Quiz #1 - Posted 10 AM R 8/29 through 9 AM T 9/3.

* Module 1 Evaluation Survey - Posted 10 AM R 8/29 through 9 AM T 9/3.

 M1 Grades Posted

 

Highlights of grammar & vocabulary to study:
Capítulo preliminar -

Puntos clave 

 

Page
2012 Plazas 4E

Capítulo Preliminar

1

greetings & goodbyes

2

*2 hours per week of selections in HLC and Black Board  = 100% Homework grade for unit

 

W- 8/21

Technical Orientation to be completed by today.
 

   

Puntos clave 

Page
2012 Plazas 4E

ser

10

hay #0-30

12

R-8/22  

Puntos clave 

Page
2012 Plazas 4E

¿? interrogatives

14

repaso

18

   

M-
8/26

WEEK 2


 

Capítulo 1
Highlights of grammar & vocabulary to study:

Puntos clave 

Page
2012 Plazas 4E

Capítulo Uno

19

la clase + los colores

20

género

26

T - 8/27

^extra credit La Plaza poem A. Machado [due by 12:45 PM,  R 9/19 during scheduled office hours]. Details available in Black Board Assignments.

vocab cursos + campus

30

   
W-8/28

Puntos clave 

Page
2012 Plazas 4E

educación hispana

32

reg –ar verbs

34

   

R- 8/29

Module 1 Learning Activities Close; Assessment Phase Begins.

 *Capítulos Preliminar y 1 Partner Skit – “La lengua fática” Performances due TODAY R 8/29/13

* Homework * for Cap. Preliminar and 1 due by 9 am on R 8/29

*Quiz #1 -Posted 10 AM R 8/29 through 9 AM T 9/3.

* Module 1 Evaluation Survey Posted 10 AM R 8/29 through 9 AM T 9/3.

Puntos clave 

Page
2012 Plazas 4E

la hora los días

38

repaso

46

*2 hours per week of selections in HLC and Black Board  = 100% Homework grade for unit  
F-8/30 LAST DAY FOR REFUND

M-
9/02

WEEK 3

Labor Day (College closed)

 

T-
9/03

bullet Module 1 Closes

Quiz #1 and Survey #1 close at 9 AM today.

bullet

M1 Grades Posted

bulletModule 2 Opens

Module 2  - Capítulos 2 and 3:
T  9/03 through R 9/19 
Time Table Overview

> Capítulo 2 Partner Skit – “¿Cómo es la familia?”  Performances due Tuesday, 9/10/13

 Homework* for Chapters 2 and 3 due by 9 am on R 9/19 

Quiz 2 -Posted 10 AM R 9/19 through 9 AM M 9/23.

Module 2 Evaluation Survey Posted 10 AM R 9/19 through 9 AM M 9/23.

M2 Grades posted

Capítulo 2
Highlights of grammar & vocabulary to study:

Puntos clave 

Page
2012 Plazas 4E

Capítulo Dos

49

Familia

50

Possessive pronoun

56

*2 hours per week of selections in HLC and Black Board  = 100% Homework grade for unit

W-9/04

Puntos clave 

Page
2012 Plazas 4E

Ser- conjugation; rules

58

physical features & personality

60

Describing- adj

60

   
R-9/05

Puntos clave 

Page
2012 Plazas 4E

Concordancia

60

Nacionalidad, de donde

66

   
M-9/09
WEEK 4

Puntos clave 

Page
2012 Plazas 4E

-er and –ir verbs

68

 
 

T- 9/10

 Capítulo 2 Partner Skit – “¿Cómo es la familia?”  Performances due TODAY Tuesday, 9/10/13

Puntos clave 

Page
2012 Plazas 4E

Tener- conj; idioms

70

#30-100

72

Gran Repaso

80

 
Quarter 1 Journal - Instructions available in BB-Assignments; Due by 5 PM  on W 10/02/13 by e-mail to anna_pietrolonardo@ivcc.edu.

W-9/11

> Capítulo 3 Partner Skit – “¿Te gustan los deportes?”  Performances due R 9/19/13

Capítulo 3

Highlights of grammar & vocabulary to study:

Puntos clave 

Page
2012 Plazas 4E

Capítulo tres

84

Voc: deportes

    86

Gustar + infin

90

R-9/12

Puntos clave 

Page
2012 Plazas 4E

Voc lugares

94

Ir+a+ destino/inf

96

   
M-9/16
WEEK 5

Puntos clave 

Page
2012 Plazas 4E

Irregular Yo forms

98

   
T-9/17

Puntos clave 

Page
2012 Plazas 4E

Saber v conocer

100

A personal

108

   
W-9/18

Puntos clave 

Page
2012 Plazas 4E

El año/el tiempo

102

   
R-9/19 ^extra credit La Plaza poem A. Machado [due by 12:15 PM  R 9/19 during scheduled office hours]. Details available in Black Board Assignments.

Module 2 Learning Activities Close; Assessment Phase Begins.

Capítulo 3 Partner Skit – “¿Te gustan los deportes?”  Performances due TODAY, R
9/19

Homework* for Chapters 2 and 3 due by 5 pm on R 9/19 

Quiz 2 -Posted 10 AM R 9/19 through 9 AM M 9/23.

Module 2 Evaluation Survey Posted 10 AM R 9/19 through 9 AM M 9/23.

Puntos clave 

Page
2012 Plazas 4E

Gran repaso

110

 

*2 hours per week of selections in HLC and Black Board  = 100% Homework grade for unit

M - 9/23

WEEK 6

Module 2 ends

Quiz #2 and Survey #2 close at 9 AM today.

Module 3 opens.
Module 3 - Chapters 4 and 5:
Time Table Overview

 M 9/23 through R 10/10

> Capítulo 4 Group Skit – “¿Qué está haciendo?”  Performances due W 10/02/13.

·  M3HW Homework* for Chapters 4 and 5 due by 5 PM, R 10/10

·   Quiz 3 -Posted 10 AM R 10/10 through 9 AM M 10/14.

·   Module 3 Evaluation Survey -Posted 10 AM R 10/10 through 9 AM M 10/14.

·  M3 Grades Posted

Capítulo 4

La familia real española:
http://www.casareal.es/casareal/home.html

Highlights of grammar & vocabulary to study:

Puntos clave 

Page
2012 Plazas 4E

Capítulo Cuatro

113

La familia real; la castilla

124

   
T-9/24

Puntos clave 

Page
2012 Plazas 4E

Vocab: casa

114

   
W-9/25 Schedule Change - class cancelled

Puntos clave 

Page
2012 Plazas 4E

Stem-changing verbs

Move to M 9/30

120

   
R-9/26 Schedule Change - class cancelled

Puntos clave 

Page
2012 Plazas 4E

Vocab: limpiar la casa

Move to T 10/01

128

Affirm tú commands

Move to T 10/01

128

   

M - 09/30

WEEK 7

Puntos clave 

Page
2012 Plazas 4E

Stem-changing verbs

Move to M 9/30

120

Estar: conj/rules

Move to W 10/02

130

Present progressive

Move to W 10/02

131

   

T - 10/1

DEADLINE TO APPLY FOR FALL GRADUATION

Puntos clave 

Page
2012 Plazas 4E

Vocab: limpiar la casa

Move to T 10/01

128

Affirm tú commands

Move to T 10/01

128

Cómo están

Move to T 10/02

132

100 – 1.000.000

Move to T 10/02

134

   

W - 10/2

Quarter 1 Journal - Instructions available in BB-Assignments; Due by 5 PM TODAY by e-mail to anna_pietrolonardo@ivcc.edu.

 

Puntos clave 

Page
2012 Plazas 4E

Cómo están

Move to T 10/02

132

100 – 1.000.000

Move to T 10/02

134

Gran repaso

Move to T 10/03

142

*2 hours per week of selections in HLC and Black Board  = 100% Homework grade for unit

R - 10/3

> Capítulo 4 Group Skit – “¿Qué está haciendo?”  Performances due TODAY, R 10/03/13.

 

Puntos clave

Page
2012 Plazas 4E

Gran repaso

Move to T 10/03

142

   

M-10/7

WEEK 8

 > Capítulo 5 Group Skit – “¿Qué te duele?”  Performances due R 10/10/13

Capítulo 5

Highlights of grammar & vocabulary to study:

Puntos clave

Page
2012 Plazas 4E

Capítulo cinco

145

Voc. Cuerpo

146

Reflexive verbs

152

   
T-10/8

 

Puntos clave

Page
2012 Plazas 4E

Vocab la salud

160

Acabar de + infinitive

156

   

W -10/09

 

Puntos clave

Page
2012 Plazas 4E

Ser y estar

154

Demonstrative adj and pronouns

168

 

R - 10/10

MIDTERM

Module 3 Learning Activities Close.

Module 3 Assessment Phase Begins.

bullet

 > Capítulo 5 Group Skit – “¿Qué te duele?”  Performances due TODAY, R 10/10/13

bullet

M3HW Homework* for Chapters 4 and 5 due by 5 PM, R 10/10

·   Quiz 3 -Posted 10 AM R 10/10 through 9 AM M 10/14.

·   Module 3 Evaluation Survey -Posted 10 AM R 10/10 through 9 AM M 10/14.

· M3 Grades Posted

Puntos clave

Page
2012 Plazas 4E

Gran repaso

176


*2 hours per week of selections in HLC and Black Board  = 100% Homework grade for unit

Second Quarter Journal Instructions available in BB-Assignments; due by 5 PM on M 10/21 by e-mail to anna_pietrolonardo@ivcc.edu

M-10/14

WEEK 9

Module 3 ends.

Quiz #3 and Survey #3 close at 9 AM Today.

Module 4 opens.
Module 4 - Capítulos 6 and 7: M 10/14 through M 10/28 

·    Capítulo 6 Group Skit – “¿Adónde vamos a comer?”  Performances due R 10/17

· Homework*  Chapters 6 and 7 due by 9 AM on M 10/28

·  M4 Grades Posted

Capítulo 6

Highlights of grammar & vocabulary to study:

Puntos clave

Page
2012 Plazas 4E

Capítulo seis

179

Vocab la comida

180

Voc meals

192

T- 10/15

 

Puntos clave

Page
2012 Plazas 4E

Comparisons

186

Superlatives

186

Puntos clave

Page
2012 Plazas 4E

Reg verbs + spelling change verbs in preterite

198

W- 10/16

 

Capítulo 6 Group Skit – “¿Adónde vamos a comer?”  Performances dueTODAY W 10/16

Capítulo 7 
Highlights of grammar & vocabulary to study:

Puntos clave

Page
2012 Plazas 4E

Capítulo siete

213

De compras/Argentina

214

*2 hours per week of selections in HLC and Black Board  = 100% Homework grade for unit  
 

R -10/17

>  Capítulo 7 Group Skit – “¿Qué le gusta comprar?”  Performances due M 10/28/13.

> LAST DAY TO TURN IN LATE ASSIGNMENTS FOR REDUCED CREDIT M 10/28/13.

Puntos clave

Page
2012 Plazas 4E

Vocab La ropa

228

Emphatic statements w poss adj + pronouns

220

M 10/21

WEEK 10

Second Quarter Journal Instructions available in BB-Assignents; due by 5 PM TODAY by e-mail to anna_pietrolonardo@ivcc.edu

 

Puntos clave Page
2012 Plazas 4E
Irreg verbs in preterite 222

T-10/22

Module 4 Learning Phase Ends

>  Capítulo 7 Group Skit – “¿Qué le gusta comprar?”  Performances due TODAY, W 10/23/13

Homework * Chapters 6 and 7 due by 5 PM TODAY, W 10/23

 

W-10/23

Comprehensive Review Module 5 Begins

CAT -Semester Overview

bulletCumulative Review Activities (Individual work from resources in Black Board and HLC)
bullet Oral Exam Questions Posted in BB-Assignments- Module 5; Q&A activity in class on R 12/05/13
bullet Information about Capstone Project Available in BlackBoard; Project to be presented in class on M 11/25 and T 11/26/13.
bulletOral Final Exam  on last regular day of class, M 12/09/13.
bulletWritten Final Exam posted from 10 AM M 12/09 through 12 Noon, W 12/11/13.
bullet Final Survey posted from 10 AM M 12/09 through 12 Noon, W 12/11/13.
bulletFinal grades posted.

 

Comprehensive Review Information Available in BB-Assignments-Module 5

R-10/24

Review Activities: Concordance of Nouns and Modifiers

   

M-10/28

WEEK 11

 LAST OPPORTUNITY TO TURN IN LATE ASSIGNMENTS FOR REDUCED CREDIT IS TODAY BY 5 PM.

 

 

 

T 10/29

Review Activities:

- Pronouns

- Word order

Optional Extra Credit Journal Assignment Information Available in BlackBoard 9 AM today. Due T 11/12 BY 5 PM

W-10/30

Online registration begins

Review Activities:

-Ser and Estar

- Verb Tenses

 

R- 10/31

Special Cultural Class

Day of the Dead

 

M - 11/4

WEEK 12

Review Activities:
- Past Tenses
- ¿Que pasó?
- Adverbs

 

T - 11/5

 Review Activities:

- Reflexive Verbs

-La rutina diaria

W - 11/6

Review Activities:
-
La hora

- Los números

- En el restaurante

R-11/7

LAST DAY TO WITHDRAW
Review

Review Activities:
- Los quehaceres de la casa

 

M-11/11
WEEK 13
Veteran’s Day (College closed)
T-11/12 Optional Extra credit Journal   Due today by 5 PM by e-mail  to anna_pietrolonardo@ivcc.ed

W-11/13  Review Activities: 
R-11/14 Capstone Project
- Brainstorm Ideas
- Thesis Statement Due
M-11/18
WEEK 14
Capstone Project
- Realia Inventory
-Cluster Outline> Word Bank
 
T-11/19 Capstone Project
- Rough Draft Text Only
 
W-11/20- Capstone Project
Peer Editing Today in Class -1
 
R - 11/21 Capstone Project: Cuando yo era niño(a)
Peer Editing Today in Class
-2
 
M-11/25
WEEK 15
Capstone Project: Cuando yo era niño(a)
Performances
Due
Today in Class -1
T-11/26 Capstone Project -Performances
Due
Today in Class - 2
Review Activities: La universidad
W-11/27-F 11/29 Thanksgiving Break (College closed)
 
R-11/28 Review Activities:
- ¿Qué le duele?
 
M-12/2
WEEK 1
6
Review Activities:
- Jeopardy Review Game

CAT - Clearest-Muddiest
T-12/3 CAT Report
Review Activities:
- based on CAT results
W-12/4  Review Activities:
-
based on CAT results
R-12/5 Review Activities:
- Oral Exam Review Activity in Class
Oral Exam Questions Posted in BB-Assignments- Module 5; Q&A activity in class on R 12/05/13

M-
12/09

WEEK 17

LAST DAY OF CLASSES BEFORE EXAMS

Oral Final Exam  during class, M 12/09/13.

bullet

FINAL SEMESTER EXAM - Posted 10 AM M 12/09/13 through noon, W 12/11/13.

bullet

Final Course Survey - Posted 10 AM M 12/09/13 through noon, W 12/11/13.

W - 12/11

SPN-1001-01 ENDS TODAY.

ONLINE SEMESTER EXAM CLOSES AT 12 NOON TODAY

Final Course Survey Closes at 12 NOON today.
 

T-
12/17

FALL SESSION ENDS &
STUDENT BREAK

 

W-
12/18

 FINAL GRADES to Registration & Records

8-)

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