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Sra de Gaines Unidad 5, Lección 1 = De las vacaciones a las noticias Layered Curriculum

This lesson is broken down into what is called "layered curriculum." This allows you to see ahead of time exactly what is expected of you to get a certain grade for this lesson. You must sign off all work with me.

You are only allowed to sign off one item on the final due date, so you should discipline yourself to do all the rest before the end of the lesson. Do not lose this paper because it will be turned in to receive your lesson grade.
If lost, you will have to start over or rebuild it with graded paperwork.
Please note that classroom participation is still part of your grade. Cheques do still apply as does your behavior grade. **Vocab quizzes, Unit test, W.A.C.’s and Character Education will be done by all students.
*** Final Due Date: November 21 (only one item can be signed off on this day.)
C-level work: You must choose 70 possible-points worth of work from this section.

You may do more than that for extra credit only if you also complete B-level and A-level assignments.
(There will be a class policy of 20 pts. maximum extra credit per term.)
Teacher signature and points earned: __________________________________________
Flashcard quiz on sports and news terms in-class (90%+ to sign off) = 10 points maximum Flashcard quiz on verbs in-class (90% to sign off) = 10 ponts maximum

Workbook activities 1-6 (Lección E) -

To receive full credit, you must show me the workbook pages, check your answers with the key, mark your errors and then correct your errors. = 20 points
Verbos worksheet = 10 pts.
Reading comprehension activities (80%+ to sign off) = 5 pts
Written activity #1 = 5 pts
Written activity #2 = 5 pts
Written activity #3 = 5 pts p. 43, activity 3 - May be done written or orally with instructor = 5 pts
Lecture notes = 5 pts 5 pts 5 pts
Review Worksheet = 10 pts

B-level work: Choose one or more of the following activities for 15 possible points.
It must consist of ½ page if writing assignment and will be graded on comprehension (5 pts), grammar (5pts) and content (5 pts).
Write what you and your family did on your summer vacation. (15 pts)
Write a review of a sports event that ocurred last week (15 pts)
Write ten sentences that describe what you did last week looking at an illustration presented. (10pts)
Listening activities (1-3) in class (80% to sign off) = 5 pts

A-level work: Choose one of the following activities for 15 possible points.
Role play. This is an oral exam about the news that you may prepare and present with a partner. It should include worldwide/national news and sports. Should be 2 minutes long. 15 pts.

Write an illustrated children's book in Spanish called “Mis vacaciones de verano.” It can be any size, but must be a minimum of 10 pages long. Each page must have at least one sentence and include the following information: Where did you and your friends go? What do you and your friends do? (other tense than just “yo” or “nosotros”). You will be graded on correct use of grammar and vocabulary. 15 pts

Make a scrapbook called Mi viaje. Include pictures (or drawings) of a recent trip. Under each picture write what you did or other people that went with you did. Minimum 10 pictures. You will be graded on correct use of grammar and vocabulary. 15 pts.