In this sub-unit, students are introduced to the study of economics in general and to the project they will be undertaking. They will be presented with the portfolio checklist and rubric that will be used to determine their final grade for the project. Additionally, they will begin the process of planning for their business.
The aim of this course is to further advance students’ ability to communicate effectively in Spanish through listening, speaking, reading, and writing. The course will address all of the standards for foreign language learning, with an emphasis on Pre-AP skills. The class will use comprehensible input, as well as modern technology to achieve these goals. It is conducted in the target language to further listening and speaking skills. There is an emphasis on advanced grammar. In addition to the textbook, various literary and cultural selections will be studied.
Playing, singing, and cooking can bring learning about trains to life! Part of an OurStory module entitled All Aboard the Train! , this activity includes tips for incorporating special terms used by railroad workers into playing with trains, cooking a train caf car menu, or singing train-related classics like "I've Been Workin' On the Railroad" or "Chattanooga Choo Choo." OurStory is designed to help children and adults enjoy exploring history together through the use of children's literature, everyday objects, and hands-on activities.