May 4-8

Dear students and parents/guardians,

 

Parkside Middle School will begin a transition to Canvas, a student learning management system, starting Monday, May 4. Canvas will allow students to access each of their classes and find their course content in one location. Canvas student apps can be downloaded by clicking on the links below: download for Apple,download for Android. Resources for parents and students, as well as direct links to the Canvas website, can be found on the PWCS Educational Technology page by clicking here. While at Parkside we are excited about using Canvas, we understand that it will be a learning process for teachers, students and families. We are here to help and excited to learn and grow together!

 

Estimados estudiantes y padres / tutores,

 

La Escuela Parkside Middle comenzará una transición a Canvas, un sistema de gestión de aprendizaje estudiantil, a partir del lunes 4 de mayo. Canvas permitirá a los estudiantes acceder a cada una de sus clases  y encontrar el contenido de su curso en una ubicación. Las aplicaciones para estudiantes de Canvas se pueden descargar haciendo clic en los siguientes enlaces: descargar para Apple, descargar para Android. Los recursos para padres y estudiantes, así como los enlaces directos a la página web de Canvas, se pueden encontrar en la página de Tecnología Educativa de PWCS haciendo clic aquí. Si bien en Parkside estamos entusiasmados con el uso de Canvas, entendemos que será un proceso de aprendizaje para maestros, estudiantes y familias. ¡Estamos aquí para ayudar y emocionados de aprender y crecer juntos!

 




April 27-May 1


Spanish 1A

Review: Formal and Informal Greetings and Goodbyes

Spanish 1B

Review: Clothing and Accessories 


April 20-24


Spanish 1A

This week we will focus on work that was assigned while you were at Parkside before March 13.

Students can PIP quizzes and tests from quarter 3.

We will continue our review on contents from quarter 3: definite and indefinite articles (plural/singular, feminine/masculine)
 

Spanish 1B

This week we will focus on work that was assigned while you were at Parkside before March 13.

Students can PIP tests from quarter 3.

We will continue our review on contents from quarter 3: describing people. 



April 13-17


April 13-Teacher Workday 

Spanish 1A

This week we will focus on work that was assigned while you were at Parkside before March 13.

Students can PIP quizzes and tests from quarter 3.

We will continue our review on contents from quarter 3: school subjects. 


Spanish 1B

This week we will focus on work that was assigned while you were at Parkside before March 13.

Students can PIP tests from quarter 3.

We will continue our review on contents from quarter 3: weather. 


April 6-10

Spring Break 

March 30-April 3


Spanish 1A

This week we will focus on work that was assigned while you were at Parkside before March 13.

Students can PIP quizzes and tests from quarter 3.

Spanish 1B

This week we will focus on work that was assigned while you were at Parkside before March 13.

Students can PIP tests from quarter 3.

March 23-27

Spanish 1A

This week we will focus on work that was assigned while you were at Parkside before March 13.

Spanish 1B

This week we will focus on work that was assigned while you were at Parkside before March 13.


March 16-22

Staff and students are asked to focus on themselves and their families this week. 

March 9-13

Spanish 1A

Describing class schedules
Review: subject pronouns and verb ser 


Spanish 1B

Describing people 
Body parts 
Adjectives


March 2-6

Spanish 1A

Describing class schedules 
 


Spanish 1B

Family
Describing people 


February 24-28

Spanish 1A

Describing class schedules 
 


Spanish 1B

Family

February 17-21

Spanish 1A

Describing classes
Describing class schedules 
 


Spanish 1B

Unit 2 tests: speaking


February 10-14


Spanish 1A

Describing classroom objects
Verb ser
Verb haber 

Spanish 1B

Unit 2 tests: reading, writing and speaking. 

February 3-7

Spanish 1A

Identifying and describing classroom objects
Verb ser

Spanish 1B

-ar verbs
Clothing and accessories 
Colors
Review: The weather  


January 27-31

Spanish 1A

Adjectives in Spanish
Review: numbers and the time

Spanish 1B

-ar verbs
Clothing
Colors 


January 20-24


Spanish 1A

Indefinite articles
Adjectives in Spanish
Review: classroom objects

Spanish 1B

Review: school subjects and places at school
-ar verbs 


January 13-17


Spanish 1A

Definite articles
Review: classroom objects

Spanish 1B

Describing class schedules
Review: school subjects and places at school
Verb necesitar 

January 6-10

Spanish 1A

Telling the time in Spanish
Definite articles

Spanish 1B

Describing class schedules

December 16-20

Spanish 1A

Telling the time in Spanish
 
Christmas and New Year celebrations in Spanish Speaking Countries


Spanish 1B

Describing class schedules

Christmas and New Year celebrations in Spanish Speaking Countries

December 9-13


Spanish 1A

Telling the time in Spanish 


Spanish 1B

Telling the time in Spanish
Describing class schedules

December 2-6

Spanish 1A

Unit 1 tests: Speaking
Telling the time in Spanish 


Spanish 1B

Unit 1 tests: Speaking
Telling the time in Spanish 

November 25-29

Spanish 1A

Review: Unit 1

Spanish Speaking Countries
The alphabet
Greetings and Goodbyes
Asking and answering questions in Spanish
Cognates
Numbers
Dates in Spanish  
Classroom Objects 


Spanish 1B

Review: Unit 1
Spanish Speaking countries 
The alphabet
Sharing personal information 
Dates in Spanish
Seasons 

Asking and answering questions about holidays 
Weather

Classroom objects 
Feminine and Masculine
Plural and singular


November 18-22

Spanish 1A

Review: Unit 1

Spanish Speaking Countries
The alphabet
Greetings and Goodbyes
Asking and answering questions in Spanish
Cognates
Numbers
Dates in Spanish  
Classroom Objects 


Spanish 1B

Review: Unit 1
Spanish Speaking countries 
The alphabet
Sharing personal information 
Dates in Spanish
Seasons 

Asking and answering questions about holidays 
Weather

Classroom objects 
Feminine and Masculine
Plural and singular


November 11-15


Spanish 1A

International Night Project: 
Recipes from Spanish Speaking countries

Spanish 1B

International Night Project: 
Famous people from Spanish Speaking countries


November 4-8

Spanish 1A

International Night Project: 
Recipes from Spanish Speaking countries

Spanish 1B

International Night Project: 
Famous people from Spanish Speaking countries


October 28-November 1

Spanish 1A

Classroom expressions
Classroom objects
Día de los Muertos


Spanish 1B

School places
Classroom objects 
Feminine and Masculine
Plural and singular
Día de los muertos 

October 21-25

Spanish 1A

Days of the week
Months
Seasons
Dates in Spanish


Spanish 1B

Classroom Objects 
School places
Plural and singular 


October 14-18

Spanish 1A

Cognates
Days of the week
Months


Spanish 1B

Classroom Objects 
School places 


October 7-11

Spanish 1A

Numbers 60-100
Cognates

Spanish 1B

Dates in Spanish
Seasons 
Asking and answering questions about holidays
Weather



September 30-October 4 

Spanish 1A

Numbers 20-100
Birthdays
Phone numbers


Spanish 1B

Numbers 100-200
Dates in Spanish
Asking and answering questions about calendars  

Seasons 

September 23-27


Spanish 1A

Punctuation in Spanish
Sharing personal information 
Numbers 1-20

Spanish 1B

Numbers 100-200
Dates in Spanish 


September 16-20


Spanish 1A

The alphabet in Spanish 
Formal and informal greetings and goodbyes


Spanish 1B

Formal and informal greetings and goodbyes
Sharing personal information
Numbers 1-100
Dates in Spanish 


September 9-13


Spanish 1A

Spanish Speaking countries (Class project)
The alphabet in Spanish 
Formal and informal greetings and goodbyes


Spanish 1B

Review: 
Spelling words in Spanish 
Sharing personal information
Formal and informal greetings and goodbyes 


August September 3-6


Spanish 1A

Class procedures and expectations 
Spanish Speaking countries (Class project) 

Spanish 1B

Class procedures and expectations
Review: 
Spanish Speaking countries 
The alphabet
Sharing personal information 


August 26-30

Spanish 1A

Getting to know each other
General information about the class 
Spanish Speaking Countries 

Spanish 1B

Getting to know each other
General information about the class 
Review:
Introducing yourself in Spanish 
Spanish Speaking countries