Scaffolding Your Learning

Hola! This month in Spanish, I have been explaining to students the idea of scaffolding. Scaffolding is what allows workers complete tasks at higher levels than they would otherwise not be capable of, and scaffolding in our learning is likewise the supports we put in place to allow a person to perform skills they are…

Ending Trimester 2, Beginning Trimester 3

Hola! This is the last week for my trimester with 2nd and 3rd grade. Currently I am finishing make-up classes at Kerr and O’Hara, as many Mondays were missed and some Fridays, too. Both grade levels worked very hard with me over the last 12 weeks to build up to their projects! 2nd Grade cooking…

Finishing up Trimester 2 for Grades 2 & 3

Hola! The end of our trimester is nigh and we are ramping up for a big finale of pretend restaurant fun (3rd grade) and making cooking shows (2nd grade). Check out the grade level areas below to check out our expectations and timeline for the remaining month of Spanish. 2nd Grade In 2nd grade, we…

Beginning Unit 2 in Grades 2 and 3

Hola! This week, both 2nd and 3rd grade are beginning their 2nd unit of study for Spanish class. For 2nd grade, this unit will endure 4 lessons. For 3rd grade, this unit will last for the entire rest of our trimester together (9 lessons). 2nd Grade: Fruits & Vegetables In this unit, we will be…