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16. Specific Study Units with Timeline: Spring 2015

SPN-1002-100-15SP  FOL Professor Pietrolonardo

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FOR 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.

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THE 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

BlackBoard Collaborate Webinar in Real-Time Format
    These are optional real-time webinars offered live at various times throughout the semester. If you cannot participate in the real-time session, you can audit the recording later in BB-Assignments.

                        Important Info from IVCC

                        Assessment -
                            Reminders of dates for Assessments
 

                        Extra Credit Opportunity  -   Opportunities t o 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- 1/12
 

SPRING SESSION BEGINS

Course introduction

BlackBoard Collaborate Webinar in Real-Time Format: Course Introduction, M 1/12/15  3 - 3:45 PM (Link available in BB-Assignments)

Technical Orientation to be completed by 8 am on R 1/15. Follow instructions in BlackBoard Course-Assignments-Technical Orientation:
bullet IVCC Online Orientation (required once before first online class at IVCC)
bullet Spring 2015 Course SPN-1002-100 (Be sure you select Section 100!)
bullet Familiarize yourself with your BlackBoard Course.
bullet Activate your Heinle Learning Center Student Key Code and enroll in SPN-1002-100 in Quia.
bulletSet the keyboard on your personal PC to English-International so you can type Spanish characters and accents.
bulletSign and Return the Letter of Agreement

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

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


 

R- 1/15
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Technical Orientation to be completed by today.

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Module 1 Opens

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Module 1- Capítulos 8  and 9: R 1/15 through M 1/26

bulletModule 1 Activity 1 [M1A1] due by 8 am on T 1/20
bulletModule 1 Activity 2 [M1A2] due by 8 am on W 1/21
bullet Module 1 Activity 3 [M1A3]  due by 8 am on R 1/22
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 Module 1 Activity 4 [M1A4]  due by 8 am on M 1/26

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[M1A5] Key Items Reflective Journal due by 8 am on M 1/26

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Homework * for Chapters 8 and 9 due by 8 am on M 1/26

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BlackBoard Collaborate Webinar in Real-Time Format: Module 1 Review, R 1/22/15  2 - 2:45 PM (Link available in BB-Assignments)

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Quiz #1 available from 8 am on M 1/26/15 through 8 am on M 2/02/15.

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Module #1 Evaluation Survey available from 8 am on M 1/26/15 through 8 am on M 2/02/15 .

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M1 Grades Posted

Chapter 8
Highlights of grammar & vocabulary to study:

Puntos clave

Page # Plazas 4E

Capítulo 8 Intro

249

voc - Fiestas

250

adverbs ¿ ?

256

preterite-imperfect

258

voc - Playa

254

indef ideas/quant, aff/neg expressions

268

hace & que

272

repaso

280

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

M - 1/19 M.L. KING DAY – COLLEGE CLOSED
T-
1/2
0
Module 1 Activity 1 [M1A1] due by 8 am on T 1/20
 
 
W-
1/2
1
Module 1 Activity 2 [M1A2] due by 8 am on W 1/21  

R - 1/22

 

Module 1 Activity 3 [M1A3]  due by 8 am on R 1/22


BlackBoard Collaborate Webinar in Real-Time Format: Module 1 Review, R 1/22/15  2 - 2:45 PM (Link available in BB-Assignments) 

 

 

Ch.9 – Highlights of grammar & vocabulary to study:

Capítulo 9

283

voc - Avión

284

indirect object pronoun

290

double object pronoun

294

voc - Hotel

298

dirrecciones

302

tú & Ud. commands

306

repaso

316

M-
1/26

LAST DAY FOR REFUND

Module 1 Activity 4 [M1:A4]  due by 8 am on M 1/26

[M1A5] Key Items Reflective Journal due by e-mail to anna_pietrolonardo@ivcc.edu by 8 am on M 1/26

Module 1 Learning Activities Close; Assessment Phase Begins.

Homework* for Chapters 8 and 9 due by 8 am on M 1/26

Quiz #1 available from 8 am on M 1/26 through 8 am on W 1/28.

Module 1 Evaluation Survey available from 8 am on  M 1/26 through 8 am on W 1/28.

M1 Grades Posted

*2 hours per week of selections in HLC and Black Board  = 100% Homework grade for unit
T-
1/2
7
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Module 2 Opens

Module 2 - Capítulos 10 and 11: T 1/27 through F 2/06 
bulletModule 2 Activity 1 [M2A1] due by 8 AM R 1/29 
bulletModule 2 Activity 2 [M2A2] due by 8 AM F 1/30
bullet Module 2 Activity 3 [M2A3] due by 8 AM M 2/02
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Module 2 Activity 4 [M2A4] due by 8 AM W 2/4

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[M2A5] Key Items Reflective Journal due by e-mail to anna_pietrolonardo@ivcc.edu by 8 am on R 2/05

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BlackBoard Collaborate Webinar in Real-Time Format: Module 2 Review, R 2/05/15  2:15 - 3 PM (Link available in BB-Assignments) 

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Homework* for Chapters 10 and 11 due by 8 am on F 2/06

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Quiz 2 -Posted 8 AM F 2/06 through 8 AM M 2/09.

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Module 2 Evaluation Survey Posted 8 AM M 2/09.

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M2 Grades posted

Highlights of grammar & vocabulary to study:

Capítulo 10

319

voc - Relaciones sentimentales

320

present perfect tense

326

reciprocal actions

330

voc - La recepción

334

time & sequencing of events

338

relative pronouns

342

repaso

350

 

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

W 1/28

Module 1 Assessments close 8 AM today.

Quiz #1 available from 8 am on M 1/26 through 8 am on W 1/28.

Module 1 Evaluation Survey available from 8 am on M 1/26 through 8 am on W 1/28.

 
R- 1/29

 Module 2 Activity 1 [M2A1] due by 8 AM R 1/29

 
F- 1/30
Module 2 Activity 2 [M2A2] due
by 8 AM F 1/30

Highlights of grammar & vocabulary to study:

Capítulo 11

353

voc - Profesiones

354

El Canál de Panamá

361

por y para

360

Voc - la oficina

366

subjunctive for subjectivity/uncertainty

370

voc -finanzas personales

372

subjunctive for desire/volition

374

Gran repaso

386

 
M-
2/0
2

Module 2 Activity 3 [M2A3] due by 8 AM M 2/02

 
W-
2/0
4
Module 2Activity 4 [M2A4] due by 8 AM W 2/04  
R - 2/05 [M2A5] Key Items Reflective Journal due by e-mail to anna_pietrolonardo@ivcc.edu by 8 am on R 2/05

BlackBoard Collaborate Webinar in Real-Time Format: Module 2 Review, R 2/05/15  2:15 - 3 PM (Link available in BB-Assignments) 
 
F- 2/06

Module 2 Learning Activities Close; Assessment Phase Begins.

Homework* for Chapters 10 and 11 due by 8 am on F 2/06

Quiz 2 -Posted 8 AM F 2/06 through 8 AM M 2/09.

Module 2 Evaluation Survey Posted 8 AM F 2/06 through 8 AM M 2/09.





*2 hours per week of selections in HLC and Black Board  = 100% Homework grade for unit
M - 2/09

Module 2 Quiz and Survey close today.
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Quiz 2 -Posted 8 AM F 2/06 through 8 AM M 2/09
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Module 2 Evaluation Survey Posted 8 AMF 2/06 through 8 AM M 2/09

 Module 3 opens.
Module 3 - Capítulos 12 and 13: M 2/09 through F 2/20

bulletModule 3 Activity 1 [M3A1] Part 1 due by 8 AM W 2/11; Part 2 due by 8 AM F 2/13.
bulletModule 3 Activity 2 [M3A2] Part 1 due by 8 AM W 2/11; Part 2 due by 8 AM F 2/13.
bullet Module 3 Activity 3 [M3A3] due by 8 AM T 2/17
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Module 3 Activity 4 [M3A4] Part 1 due by 8 AM W 2/18; Part 2 due by 8 AM R 2/19

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Module 3 Activity 5 [M3A5] Reflective Journal 3-Key Items due by 8 AM F 2/20

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M3HW Homework* for Chapters 12 and 13 due by 8 AM, F 2/20

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Quiz 3 -Posted 8 AM F 2/20 through 8 AM M 2/23.

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Module 3 Evaluation Survey Posted 8 AM F 2/20 through 8 AM M 2/23.

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M3 Grades Posted

Highlights of grammar & vocabulary to study:

Capítulo 12

389

Voc - La geografía rural y urbana

390

Voc - Conservación y contaminación

402

Subjunctivo por emotion, opinion, impersonal exp + ojalá

396

hipótesis, duda, adj clauses

406

REPASO 436

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

W- 2/11 Module 3 Activity 1 [M3A1] Part 1 due by 8 AM W 2/11; Part 2 due by 8 AM F 2/13.

Module 3 Activity 2 [M3A2] Part 1 due by 8 AM W 2/11; Part 2 due by 8 AM F 2/13.
 
F - 2/13 Module 3 Activity 1 [M3A1] Part 1 due by 8 AM W 2/11; Part 2 due by 8 AM F 2/13.

Module 3 Activity 2 [M3A2] Part 1 due by 8 AM W 2/11; Part 2 due by 8 AM F 2/13.

 

M - 2/16

All President’s Day (College Closed)  

T - 2/17

DEADLINE TO APPLY FOR SPRING GRADUATION



Module 3 Activity 3
[M3A3] due
by 8 AM T 2/17

Highlights of grammar & vocabulary to study:

Capítulo 13 419
Programas y películas 420
el/las artes 432
anticipation, purpose & time conjunctions 426
unplanned events, no fault se 436
completed actions with results/past participle used as adjective [concordance] 444
repaso 446

W - 2/18

Module 3 Activity 4 [M3A4] Part 1 due by 8 AM W 2/19; Part 2 due by 8 AM R 2/20

 
R- 2/19 Module 3 Activity 4 [M3A4] Part 1 due by 8 AM W 2/19; Part 2 due by 8 AM R 2/20

BlackBoard Collaborate Webinar in Real-Time Format: Module 3 Review, R 2/19/15  8:45 - 9:15 AM (Link available in BB-Assignments) 
 

F-
2/2
0

Module 3 Learning Activities Close.
Module 3 Assessment Phase Begins.

Module 3 Activity 5 [M3A5]
Reflective Journal 3-Key Items due by 8 AM F 2/20
M3HW Homework* for Chapters 12 and 13 due by 8 AM, F 2/20
Quiz 3 -Posted 8 AM F 2/20 through 8 AM M 2/23.
Module 3 Evaluation Survey Posted 8 AM F 2/20 through 8 AM M 2/23.

 

 

 

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

M-
2/2
3

Module 3 Quiz and Survey close at 8 AM today.
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Quiz 3 -Posted 8 AM F 2/21 through 8 AM M 2/24.
- Module 3 Evaluation Survey Posted 8 AM F 2/21 through 8 AM M 2/24.

Module 4 opens.
Module 4 - Capítulos 14 and 15: M 2/23 through W 3/18 

bulletModule 4 Activity 1 [M4A1] Part 1 due by 8 AM T 2/24; Part 2 due by 8 AM R 2/26
bulletModule 4 Activity 2 [M4A2] due by 8 AM R 2/26
bullet Module 4 Activity 3 [M4A3] Part 1 due by 8 AM M 3/02; Part 2 due by 8 AM W 3/04
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Module 4 Activity 4 [M4A4] due by 8 AM M 3/16

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[M4A5] Reflective Journal 4 -Key Items due by 8 AM T 3/17

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Homework*  Chapters 14 and 15 due by 8 AM on W 3/18

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M4QZ Quiz 4 -posted 8 AM W 3/18 through 8 AM M 3/23

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Module 4 Evaluation Survey posted 8 AM W 3/18 through 8 AM M 3/23

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M4 Grades Posted

Highlights of grammar & vocabulary to study:
 

C.14

449

Voc - la política 450
Voc - preocupaciones cívicas 462
el futuro 456
el condicional 466
present perfect subjunctive 470
gran repaso 480
 

 

 

T- 2/24 Module 4 Activity 1 [M4A1] Part 1 due by 8 AM T 2/24; Part 2 due by 8 AM R 2/26 Optional Extra Credit Journal Assignment Information
Available in BlackBoard 8AM today. Due
8AM  M 3/16
R-2/26 Module 4 Activity 1 [M4A1] Part 1 due by 8 AM T 2/24; Part 2 due by 8 AM R 2/26
Module 4 Activity 2 [M4A2] due by 8 AM R 2/2
6

Highlights of grammar & vocabulary to study:

C15

Voc - tecnología 483
Voc - computadora 484
imperfect subjunctive 490
si clauses 500
gran repaso 508

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

M- 3/02 Module 4 Activity 3 [M4A3] Part 1 due by 8 AM M 3/02; Part 2 due by 8 AM W 3/04  
W- 3/04 Module 4 Activity 3 [M4A3] Part 1 due by 8 AM M 3/02; Part 2 due by 8 AM W 3/04  
F-
3/06

MID-TERM - SECOND 8 WEEKS BEGINS

 
M 3/09 THROUGH  Sa 3/14 Spring Break for Faculty and Students (No Classes)  
M 3/16 CLASSES RESUME
Module 4 Activity 4 [M4A4] due by 8 AM M 3/16
Optional Extra Credit Journal Assignment Information
Available in BlackBoard 8AM today. Due
8AM  M 3/16
T 3/17 [M4A5] Reflective Journal 4 -Key Items due by 8 AM T 3/17
Module 4 Learning Phase Ends
 
W- 3/18 Module 4 Assessment Phase Begins.
Homework*  Chapters 14 and 15 due by
8 AM on W 3/18
M4QZ Quiz 4 -posted 8 AM W 3/18 through 8 AM M 3/23
Module 4 Evaluation Survey posted 8 AM W 3/18 through 8 AM M 3/23

M- 3/23

Module 4 Quiz and Survey close today at 8 AM.

BlackBoard Collaborate Webinar in Real-Time Format: Module 5 Orientation, M 3/23/15  4 - 4:45 PM (Link available in BB-Assignments) 


Module 5 - Final Cumulative Review Begins
bullet Cumulative Review Activities (Individual work from resources in Black Board & HLC)
  Information about Capstone Project Available in BlackBoard: Post Rough Draft (text only) for Peer Editing by 8 AM R 4/09;  Post Peer Editing notes on classmate's rough drafts by 10 PM on Sa 4/11/2015. Final Project due by 8 AM on M 4/13
bullet Request Appointment during designated times for Oral Exam. Make appt. by 8 AM M 4/20.
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bulletOral Final Exam by Telephone at Designated Appointment times from M 4/20 through  R 4/23/15.
bullet ONLINE SEMESTER EXAM Posted 8 AM F 4/24 through 8 AM, W4/29/15.
bullet Final Course Survey Posted 8 AM F 4/24 through 8 AM, W4/29/15.
bullet Final grades posted.

T-
3/31

Summer registration begins Online at 8 am, In person at 12 noon, and phone at 2 pm.

 

W
4/0
8

Fall Registration Begins Online at 8 am, In person at 12 noon, and phone at 2 pm.

 

R -
4/09

LAST DAY FOR STUDENT WITHDRAWAL

 
F - 4/10 Rough draft (text only) posted for Peer Editing by 8 AM today.  
Sa 4/11 Post Peer Editing notes on classmate's rough drafts by 10 PM on Sa 4/11/2015.  
M - 4/13 Final Draft of Capstone Project:
Due in Black Board Forum by 8AM M 4/13
 
T - 4/14 Oral Exam Q&A activity: Part I due by 8 am on T 4/14; Part II due by 8 am on F 4/17.  
F-
4/
17
Oral Exam Q & A activity: Part I due by 8 am on T 4/14; Part II due by 8 am on F 4/17.  
M-
4/2
0
Deadline for Oral Exam Appointment Requests: 8 AM Today. (INCLUDE PHONE NUMBER)

Oral Final Exams by Appointment begin M 4/20 on telephone at pre-arranged times..

 
R-
4/2
3

Oral Final Exams on telephone by Appointment end today.

 
F- 4/24

ONLINE SEMESTER EXAM Posted 8 AM F 4/24 through 8 AM, W 4/29

 

W - 4/29

SPN-1002-100 ENDS TODAY

ONLINE SEMESTER EXAM CLOSES AT 8 AM TODAY

Final Course Survey Closes at 8 AM today.
 

 

W- 5/13 STUDENT BREAK BEGINS

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R- 5/14

FINAL GRADES TO REGISTRATION & RECORDS BY 10 AM

 

Sa- 5/16/15

SPRING SESSION ENDS & COMMENCEMENT
STUDENT BREAK

 

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