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15. Specific Study Units with Timeline: Summer "B-2" 2015


 [X] SPN-1002-100 Fully Online
 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 and 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

Real-Time Webinars - Optional online virtual classroom sessions in which students can ask questions,
collaborate on projects to learn and practice new material. A headset with microphone is required to speak;
or students can listen and text input. [Sessions will be offered on different days, at varying times to allow students
to access as many as possible around schedule conflicts.]

                       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

Day

Module Activity Description

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

7/08 WEEK #1
 

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SUMMER "B-2" SESSION BEGINS

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

Course introduction

Real-Time Webinar #1: Getting Started in SPN-1002. W 7/08/15 from 1-2-PM CST. (Link in BB-Assignments)

Technical Orientation to be completed by 8 AM F 7/10. Follow instructions in Welcome e-mail and BlackBoard Course - Assignments:
bullet IVCC Online Orientation (if not already completed w passing grade)
bullet Summer "B-2" 2015 Course SPN-1002-15SU-Pietrolonardo BlackBoard-Assignments-Technical Orientation
bulletActivate your Heinle Learning Center Student Key Code and enroll in SPN-1002-14SU. Use class code:

Code:

AJPET968
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 8AM F 6/10/15.

Module 1 Opens

Capítulos 8 and 9: W 7/08 through M 7/13

bullet Module 1 Activity 1 [M1A1] due by 8 am on R 7/09.
bullet Module 1 Activity 2 [M1A2] due by 8 am on R 7/09.
bullet Module 1 Activity 3 [M1A3] due by 8 am on F 7/1O.
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 Module 1 Activity 4 [M1A4]  due by 8 am on F 7/10.

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[M1A5] Key Items due by 8 am on M 7/13.

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Homework * for Chapters 8 and 9 due by 8 am on M 7/13

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Quiz #1 available from 8 am on M 7/13 through 8 am on T 7/14.

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Module 1 Evaluation Survey available from 8 am on M 7/13 through 8 am on T 7/14.

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M1A4 Grades Posted.

Heinle Learning Center - go to http://ilrn.heinle.com/index.html

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


 

Chapter 8
Highlights of grammar & vocabulary to study:

Plazas Page Concordance  

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

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

Capítulo 9

283

voc - Avión

284

indirect object pronoun

290

double object pronoun

300

voc - Hotel

298

dirrecciones

302

tú & Ud. commands

306

repaso

316

*2 hours per chapter of selections in HLC and Black Board  = 100%.  Homework grade for unit. Minimum due = 4 hours = 50 Points.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

*2 hours per chapter of selections in HLC and Black Board  = 100%.  Homework grade for unit. Minimum due = 4 hours = 50 Points.

 

7/09 R LAST DAY FOR REFUND

Module 1 Activity 1 [M1A1] due by 8 am on R 7/09.

Module 1 Activity 2 [M1A2] due by 8 am on R 7/09.

 
7/10 F

 Technical Orientation must be completed by 8 AM today.

Module 1 Activity 3 [M1A3] due by 8 am on F 7/1O.

Module 1 Activity 4 [M1A4]  due by 8 am on F 7/10.

 

7/13 M
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[M1A5] Key Items due by 8 am on M 7/13


MODULE 1 ACTIVITIES END;M1 ASSESSMENT BEGINS.
Homework * for Chapters 8 and 9 due by 8 am on M 7/13


Quiz #1 available from 8 am on M 7/13 through 8 am on T 7/14.

Module 1 Evaluation Survey available from 8 am on M 7/13 through 8 am on T 7/14.

* There is an overlap between the closing date of the earlier module assessment and survey and the first activities of the next module. This allows a "grace period" in which students can complete the assessment. However, it is necessary to complete all module activities on time to receive full grade points. DON'T PROCRASTINATE ON TAKING THE ASSESSMENTS. The work will flow more smoothly if you complete the assessment and survey promptly and move on to the next module without unfinished business.


*2 hours per chapter of selections in HLC and Black Board  = 100%.  Homework grade for unit. Minimum due = 4 hours = 50 Points.
7/14 T Module 1 Quiz and Evaluation Survey Close at 8 AM Today.

Module 2 Opens

Module 2 - Capítulos 10 and 11: T 7/14 through F 7/17.
bulletModule 2 Activity 1 [M2A1] due by 8 AM W 7/15.
bulletModule 2 Activity 2 [M2A2] due by 8 AM W 7/15.
bullet Module 2 Activity 3 [M2A3] due by 8 AM R 7/16.
bullet Module 2 Activity 4 [M2A4] due by 8 AM R 7/16.
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[M2A5] Reflective Journal 2 -Key Items due by 8 AM F 7/17.

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Homework * for Capítulos 10 and 11 due by 8 AM F 7/17.

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[M2Q2] Quiz 2 -Posted 8 AM F 7/17 through 8 AM M 7/20.

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Module 2 Evaluation Survey  - Posted 8 AM F 7/17 through 8 AM M 7/20.

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M2 Grades posted.

Highlights of grammar & vocabulary to study:

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

 

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


*2 hours per chapter of selections in HLC and Black Board  = 100%.  Homework grade for unit. Minimum due = 4 hours = 50 Points.

7/15
WEEK #2
W Module 2 Activity 1 [M2A1] due by 8 AM W 7/15.

Module 2 Activity 2 [M2A2] due by 8 AM W 7/15.

 

 

 

 

7/16 R

Module 2 Activity 3 [M2A3] due by 8 AM R 7/16.

Module 2 Activity 4 [M2A4] due by 8 AM R 7/16.

 

7/17

F [M2A5] Reflective Journal 2 -Key Items due by 8 AM F 7/17.

MODULE 1 ACTIVITIES END; M1 ASSESSMENT BEGINS.

Homework * for Capítulos 10 and 11 due by 8 AM F 7/17.

[M2Q2] Quiz 2 -Posted 8 AM F 7/17 through 8 AM M 7/20.

Module 2 Evaluation Survey  -Posted 8 AM F 7/17 through 8 AM M 7/20.











*2 hours per chapter of selections in HLC and Black Board  = 100%.  Homework grade for unit. Minimum due = 4 hours = 50 Points.

* There is an overlap between the closing date of the earlier module assessment and survey and the first activities of the next module. This allows a "grace period" in which students can complete the assessment. However, it is necessary to complete all module activities on time to receive full grade points. DON'T PROCRASTINATE ON TAKING THE ASSESSMENTS. The work will flow more smoothly if you complete the assessment and survey promptly and move on to the next module without unfinished business.
7/20
M Quiz and Evaluation Survey Posted 8 AM F 7/17 CLOSES AT 8 AM TODAY, M 7/20.

 Extra Credit Opportunity  - Optional Essay - Details available in BlackBoard - Assignments TODAY M 7/20; essay due M 8/03/2015.

Module 3 opens.
Module 3 - Capítulos 12 and 13: M 7/20 - M 6/30
bullet Module 3 Activity 1 [M3A1] Part 1 due by 8 AM T 7/21; Part 2 due by 8 AM W 7/22.
bulletModule 3 Activity 2 [M3A2] Part 1 due by 8 AM T 7/21; Part 2 due by 8 AM W 7/22.
bullet Module 3Activity 3 [M3A3] due by 8 AM R 7/23.
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Module 3 Activity 4 [M3A4] Part 1 due by 8 AM R 7/23; Part 2 due by 8 AM F 7/24.

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 Module 3 Activity 5 [M3A5] Reflective Journal 3-Key Items due by 8 AM F 7/24.

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M3HW Homework * for Chapters 12 and 13 due by 8 AM F 7/24.

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Quiz 3 - Posted 8 AM F 7/24 through 8 AM M 7/27

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Module 3 Evaluation Survey - Posted 8 AM F 7/24 through 8 AM M 7/27

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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

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























*2 hours per chapter of selections in HLC and Black Board  = 100%.  Homework grade for unit. Minimum due = 4 hours
= 50 Points.
7/21

 

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Midterm Summer "B-2"

LAST DAY TO WITHDRAW FROM SUMMER "B-2" SEMESTER

Module 3 Activity 1 [M3A1] Part 1 due by 8 AM T 7/21; Part 2 due by 8 AM W 7/22.

Module 3 Activity 2 [M3A2] Part 1 due by 8 AM T 7/21; Part 2 due by 8 AM W 7/22.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

7/22
WEEK
#3
W Module 3 Activity 1 [M3A1] Part 1 due by 8 AM T 7/21; Part 2 due by 8 AM W 7/22.

Module 3 Activity 2 [M3A2] Part 1 due by 8 AM T 7/21; Part 2 due by 8 AM W 7/22.
 
7/23 R Module 3 Activity 3 [M3A3] due by 8 AM R 7/23.
Module 3 Activity 3 [M3A3] due by 8 AM R 6/26.

Module 3 Activity 4 [M3A4] Part 1 due by 8 AM R 7/23; Part 2 due by 8 AM F 7/24.
 
7/24 F

Module 3 Activity 4 [M3A4] Part 1 due by 8 AM R 7/23; Part 2 due by 8 AM F 7/24.

Module 3 Activity 5 [M3A5] Reflective Journal 3-Key Items due by 8 AM F 7/24.

MODULE 3 ACTIVITIES END;M3 ASSESSMENT BEGINS.

M3HW Homework * for Chapters 12 and 13 due by 8 AM F 7/24.

Quiz 3 - Posted 8 AM F 7/24 through 8 AM M 7/27

Module 3 Evaluation Survey - Posted 8 AM F 7/24 through 8 AM M 7/27

 

 

 

 

 

 

 *2 hours per chapter of selections in HLC and Black Board  = 100%.  Homework grade for unit. Minimum due = 4 hours = 50 Points.

* There is an overlap between the closing date of the earlier module assessment and survey and the first activities of the next module. This allows a "grace period" in which students can complete the assessment. However, it is necessary to complete all module activities on time to receive full grade points. DON'T PROCRASTINATE ON TAKING THE ASSESSMENTS. The work will flow more smoothly if you complete the assessment and survey promptly and move on to the next module without unfinished business.

7/27 M

 Module 4 opens.

Module 4 - Capítulos 14 and 15: M 7/27 through W 7/29.

bullet Module 4 Activity 1 [M4A1]  Part 1 due by 8 PM M 7/27; Part 2 due by 8 AM T 7/28.
bulletModule 4 Activity 2 [M4A2] due by  8 AM T 7/28.
bullet Module 4 Activity 3 [M4A3] Part 1 due by 8 AM T 7/28; Part 2 due by  8 PM W 7/29.
bullet Module 4 Activity 4 [M4A4] due by 8 AM W 7/29.
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Module 4 Homework * Chapters 14 and 15 due by 8 AM on W 7/29.

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M4 Grades Posted

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Please note: During Summer Semester, there will be no M4A5 Journal, M4 Quiz or M4 Survey in Module 4.

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M5 Cumulative Review begins; details available in M5 Assignments.

M5CS - Capstone Project instructions available in Black Board M5 Assignments. Project due 8 AM M 8/03/15.

Oral Exam Appointment Schedule posted. Deadline to request appointment is 8 AM on W 7/29/15.

Oral Exam Questions posted for review. Post answers in Discussion Forum by 8 AM W 7/29

Guidelines for Written Final Exam posted.

Oral Exams conducted on telephone by appointment  W7/29 and R 7/30/2015.

Written Final Exam posted 8 AM F 7/31 through 8 AM M 8/03.

Final Course Survey posted 8 AM F 7/31 through 8 AM M 8/03..

 

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
  

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 chapter of selections in HLC and Black Board  = 100%.  Homework grade for unit. Minimum due = 4 hours = 50 Points.

 

* There is an overlap between the closing date of the earlier module assessment and survey and the first activities of the next module. This allows a "grace period" in which students can complete the assessment. However, it is necessary to complete all module activities on time to receive full grade points. DON'T PROCRASTINATE ON TAKING THE ASSESSMENTS. The work will flow more smoothly if you complete the assessment and survey promptly and move on to the next module without unfinished business.

 

7/28 T

Module 4 Activity 1 [M4A1]  Part 1 due by 8 PM M 7/27; Part 2 due by 8 AM T 7/28.

Module 4 Activity 2 [M4A2] due by  8 AM T 7/28.

Module 4 Activity 3 [M4A3] Part 1 due by 8 AM T 7/28; Part 2 due by  8 PM W 7/29.

Oral Exams conducted on telephone by appointment  W 7/29 and W 7/30/2015. Deadline to request appointment is 8 AM W 7/29.
7/29
WEEK #4
W

Module 4 Activity 3 [M4A3] Part 1 due by 8 AM T 7/28; Part 2 due by  8 PM W 7/29.

Module 4 Activity 4 [M4A4] due by 8 AM W 7/29.

MODULE 4 ACTIVITIES END; M4 ASSESSMENT BEGINS.

Homework * Chapters 14 and 15 due by 8 AM on W 7/29.

DEADLINE FOR COMPLETING LATE ASSIGNMENTS IS 8 AM TODAY

Oral Exams on telephone by appointment W7/29 and R 7/30/2015.















*2 hours per chapter of selections in HLC and Black Board  = 100%.  Homework grade for unit. Minimum due = 4 hours
= 50 Points.

* There is an overlap between the closing date of the earlier module assessment and survey and the first activities of the next module. This allows a "grace period" in which students can complete the assessment. However, it is necessary to complete all module activities on time to receive full grade points. DON'T PROCRASTINATE ON TAKING THE ASSESSMENTS. The work will flow more smoothly if you complete the assessment and survey promptly and move on to the next module without unfinished business.
7/30 R Oral Exams on telephone by appointment W7/29 and R 7/30/2015.

Oral Final Exams on telephone by Appointment end today.
 
7/31 F

WRITTEN SEMESTER EXAM - POSTED TODAY; DUE BY 8 AM, M 8/03.

Final Course Survey Posted Today; Due By 8 AM,M 8/03.

 
8/03 M Extra Credit Opportunity  - Optional Essay - Details available in BlackBoard - Assignments M 7/20; essay due TODAY M 8/03/2015.
LA
LAST
Capstone
CProject:
Capstone Project Due by 8 AM TODAY.
 

8/04

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WRITTEN SEMESTER EXAM AND FINAL COURSE SURVEY DUE BY 8 AM TODAY

SUMMER "B" ENDS

 

 

 

8-)

8/22

W

FINAL GRADES to Registration and Records by 10 AM

 

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