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Spanish for Spanish Speakers - Semster - 1

Spanish for Spanish Speakers - Semster - 1

Recommended Grade Level: 9 - 12

Course Credits: 0.5

Course Price: $250.00

Course Details:

Bienvenidos! Welcome! The purpose of this course is to enable students whose heritage language is Spanish to develop, maintain, and enhance proficiency in their home language by reinforcing and acquiring skills in listening, speaking, reading, and writing, including the fundamentals of Spanish grammar. Course content reflects the cultural values of Spanish language and societies. The course enables students to gain a better understanding of the nature of their heritage language. Students also increase their awareness and appreciation of Hispanic cultures. Spanish is used exclusively in the course.


Knowledge of Spanish Language

Required Materials:

You will need the following items to complete this course:

  • Disk space on your computer as well as external device to back up your files (flash drive, external hard drive, CD–Rom, etc.)
  • Printer
  • Audio Recording Tool: View Audio Options for audio recording resources
  • Software:
  • Adobe© Shockwave© Player 10
  • Adobe© Flash© Player 8.0
  • Adobe© Acrobat© Reader™: 6.0
  • Internet Explorer 6.x or higher
  • Shockwave Player
  • QuickTime
  • Hardware:
  • Microphone Sound card
  • Speakers or headphones
  • Microphone
  • Optional Reading Material:
  • El coronel no tiene quien le escriba de Gabriel García Márquez


Segment I

Module 1: El mundo hispanohablante

  • Evaluación de Conocimientos Previos
  • El mundo hispanohablante
  • La geografía
  • Los hispanohablantes en los Estados Unidos
  • La descripción
  • En la casa y en la escuela
  • Leamos
  • Repaso y Discussion-Based Assessment
  • Examen

Module 2: Así somos

  • Evaluación de Conocimientos Previos
  • El Caribe
  • Puntos de vista
  • La leyenda del farol encendido
  • Leamos una leyenda
  • La acentuación
  • Repaso y Discussion-Based Assessment
  • Examen


Module 3: Nuestra música

  • Evaluación de Conocimientos Previos
  • La música latina
  • Los instrumentos musicales
  • Colombia
  • La correspondencia
  • Comparar y contrastar
  • Repaso y Discussion-Based Assessment
  • Examen

Module 4: Nuestras celebraciones

  • Evaluación de Conocimientos Previos
  • España
  • Los días festivos
  • Miguel de Cervantes
  • La comunicación no verbal
  • La poesía
  • Repaso y Discussion-Based Assessment
  • Examen
  • Repaso del Segmento Uno
  • Examen del Segmento Uno

Module 5: Nuestra presencia

  • Evaluación de Conocimientos Previos
  • Abriendo puertas
  • Las noticias
  • Hechos vs. Opiniones
  • Los anuncios
  • Repaso y Discussion-Based Assessment
  • Examen

Accreditation & Approvals

Cognia Advanced
International Association for K-12 Online Learning
National Collegiate Athletic Association
Northwest Accreditation Commission Board
Washington OSPI
University of California
Department of Education - Idaho
Arkansas Department of Education