Spanish - Course Overview



¡
Hola! ¡Bienvenidos a la clase de Español con Se
ñor Vargas!

Welcome to Spanish class with Mr. Vargas!

Homework Dates



Unit 1: Greetings, Introductions & Personal Identification

Essential Questions

1. To what extent does language influence identity?

2. How do we relate to other people?

3. How can people who speak the same language be different?

4. Can language be a unifying force?








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Unit 2: Descriptions, Likes & Dislikes

Essential Questions

1. To what extent does language influence how we describe others and ourselves?

2. How do we relate to other people when it comes to what we like and dislike?

3. What makes you, you?

4. How do we present and interpret information such as descriptions, likes and dislikes?
 







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Unit 3: Hobbies & Interests

Essential Questions

1.      To what extent does language influence how we communicate about hobbies and activities?

2.      How do we relate to other people when it relates to our hobbies and interests?

3.      What makes you, you?





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Unit 4: School Life

Essential Questions

1. How do we talk about everyday school activities and interests?

2. How do we present, interpret, and respond to academic and extracurricular likes and dislikes?

3. Can education surpass language and cultural differences?

4. How does school life differ across different cultures?















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Unit 5: Family & House

Essential Questions

1. What is a family?

2. What are the fundamental characteristics of a family?

3. What factors contribute to the structure of a family?

4. How is the concept of family different amongst cultures?













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Unit 6: Food & Cuisine

Essential Questions

1.      What are the fundamental characteristics of a family?

2.      How has the concept of family changed in our society?

3.      What factors contribute to the structure of a family?

4.      What is a family?

















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Unit 7: Body & Health

Essential Questions

1.      What are the fundamental characteristics of a family?

2.      How has the concept of family changed in our society?

3.      What factors contribute to the structure of a family?

4.      What is a family?

















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Unit 8: Clothing & Apparel

Essential Questions

1.      What are the fundamental characteristics of a family?

2.      How has the concept of family changed in our society?

3.      What factors contribute to the structure of a family?

4.      What is a family?

















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