October 10, 2015

Mrs. Swanson

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Cesar Chavez movie – Extra Credit

This is an opportunity for all of my classes.  A new movie is in theaters now about Cesar Chavez – an important civil right leader and founder of the United Farm Workers. For extra credit, go see the movie and… [Read More…]

Podcast: Las últimas noticias

Click here to see the handout for this assignment. To record your podcast in the Audio Dropbox go here. Click here to see the schedule of due dates for each podcast.

SPAN 2 resources – Campaña de Salud

Here are some helpful websites about various health issues.  They should be a good resource for ideas and vocabulary. Mexico Secretary of Health: http://portal.salud.gob.mx/ EPA in Spanish: http://www.epa.gov/iaq/espanol/index.html Mexico Social Security site: http://www.imss.gob.mx/ Portland Metro recycling info in Spanish: http://www.oregonmetro.gov/index.cfm/go/by.web/id=24722 Local non-profit: http://www.esaludtoday.com/

AP Guerra Sucia presentational speaking assignment

Click here to open ESMA presentation.  Read the slides (including the writing on the signs).  The question on the last slide is the question you will answer in the Audio Dropbox found below.  Click here to go to the Audio… [Read More…]

Missing Work? Look here for help!

If you have a missing assignment and have not grabbed it out of the extra copies bin in the classroom, here is a good way to get it: Look at your grades online.  Each assignment has a date with it… [Read More…]

End of Trimester 1 coming up!

That means that the last day to turn in any late work is Friday,  Nov. 15th.  If you are missing any assignments, make sure you get them in by the 15th in order to get credit. AP Spanish Immersion Hours… [Read More…]

AP Proyecto de Lectura due Monday

Click here for the Proyecto de Lectura handout

Last Day for Late Work

The last day to turn in late work is October 3rd.  This is my mid-term cutoff and I will not accept any late work past this date.  Make sure you are not missing anything and, if you are missing something,… [Read More…]

Spanish 2 Outside Tasks

Remember that your first Outside Task is due on Oct. 3rd.  Click here for the assignment handout (also posted at the beginning of the year in the calendar and in the classroom core handouts bin).

Important AP Spanish handouts

Vocabulario de comida Vocabulario del restaurante