Year 3 - 4
This year group will start to talk about their family, first they will learn family relationship vocabulary, (padre,madre, hermanos, hermanas,abuelo,abuela, primo, prima, tio, tia). They will also learn verb (tener) = have, as they have to use this word to talk and write about their family. As an assignment they will draw their family tree.
A couple weeks ago we were reviewing numbers, we did a chain drill, one student start to count the other continue with the following number and so on, who makes a mistake is out, the winner was Raad Friwat, when we do this activity we usualllly go past one hundred, as a present for winning he got a drawing book.
Year 5 - 6
This group will start with vocabulary for occupations, also we will review family in order to talk and write about their family including occupation and description of a family member.
we will also start with preposition of location say where things are, (en, sobre, detras, debajo de, delante de,) =in, on, behind, under, in front of)
Year 7 - 9
This group will learn about the weather and different weather conditions first we will review days and months, then weather will be introduced, we will also review verbs SER and ESTAR then they will give basic information about themselves such as: origin, nationality, description of a family and themselves. Then we will start talking about school routine and subjects.
They will study the imperfect tense in order to talk about things that used to happen in the past but don't happen anymore.
I used to play with dolls = jugaba con muñecas.
I used to live in a small neighborhood = vivía en un barrio muy pequeño.
I used to walk to school = caminaba a la escuela.
We will then talk about travelling and different means of transport, we will also learn about some important holidays in Spanish speaking countries.
We will only do practices with past IGCSE papers., this for the rest of the term.