LOTE (Spanish)


Señora Murphy
¡Hola!
My name is Maria Murphy and I
teach Spanish to grades
1 through 8. ​


¡BIENVENIDOS NOVIEMBRE!
WELCOME NOVEMBER!

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El Otoño (Autumn)

GRADES 1 & 2:This month, we have learned the parts of the body in Spanish. We have also reviewed our numbers and learned the alphabet in Spanish. In celebration of "Dia De Los Muertos" (Day of the Dead) which is celebrated on November 1st and 2nd, we have learned about the holiday and designed our own Sugar Skull design.

GRADES 3Our third graders learned the alphabet in Spanish and also leaned Spanish words that begin with each letter of the alphabet. Students learned about the Mexican Holiday, "Dia De Los Muertos" (Day of the Dead). They created their own Sugar Skull design.

GRADE 4: Our 4th graders have been learning new vocabulary words beginning with each letter of the alphabet. We learned about the Mexican Holiday, "Day of the Dead" and watched a video about its traditions. Students created their own Sugar Skull design.

GRADE 5: 
Students learned about the days of the week and months of the year. A calendar of their birthday month was created. We also learned about "Dia De Los Muertos" and created Sugar Skull designs.

GRADE 6: Our 6th graders practiced basic vocabulary and read about countries such as Mexico and Guatemala. We used our Chrome Books to practice our lessons from our textbooks. Students also practiced submitting work through Google Classroom. We learned about "Dia De Los Muertos" and created Sugar Skull designs. 
 
GRADE 7: Students learned how to tell time in Spanish by using both an analog and digital clock. Students learned how to ask questions by learning the basic question words. For Hispanic Heritage Month, students watched a video which describes the culture and traditions of the Hispanic people as well as it's history. They researched an aspect of that video and wrote about a topic which interested them. We also learned about "Dia De Los Muertos" and created Sugar Skull designs. 

8TH GRADE: Our 8th graders practiced using "Question Words" and utilized their Chrome Books to do assignments through Google Classroom. We watched a video about Hispanic Heritage month. Culture, tradition and history was discussed, then students were asked to research an aspect which they found interesting. An essay was written on the chosen topic.
We also learned about "Dia De Los Muertos" and students were asked to design their own Sugar Skull art.

SPANISH TRIMESTER 1 TEST IS ON MONDAY, NOVEMBER 21ST
for grades 6-8



Have a wonderful "otoño" (Autumn).

Please feel free to e-mail me at mmurphy5632@stpeterspw.org