Spanish Language Curriculum

Spanish 3

Unidad Preliminar

WI World Language Standards & Performance Guideline

Communication Skills/Functions

Vocabulary

Language Structures/Patterns

Culture

Activities

Materials and Resources

Talking about yourself

     and your friends

Saying what you know

     how to do

Talking about people and

     places you know

Describing your daily

     routine

Making comparisons

Personal descriptions

People and places

Daily Routine

Comparisons

Verbs like gustar

Present tense of regular

     verbs

Present tense of irregular verbs

Present tense of irregular  yo verbs

Present tense of irregular  stem-changing verbs

The present tense of the    verbs decir, tener, and

     venir

Reflexive verbs

Saber vs. conocer

Ser vs. estar

*Equal comparisons*

*Unequal comparisons*

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Spanish 3

Unidad 1.1 Vamos a acampar

WI World Language Standards & Performance Guideline

Communication Skills/Functions

Vocabulary

Language Structures/Patterns

Culture

Activities

Materials and Resources

Describe a camping trip

Talk about what you did with friends

Talk about nature

Camping and nature

Preterite tense of regular

     verbs

Irregular preterite

Stem-changing verbs in

     the preterite

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Spanish 3

Unidad 1.2 Vamos a la playa

WI World Language Standards & Performance Guideline

Communication Skills/Functions

Vocabulary

Language Structures/Patterns

Culture

Activities

Materials and Resources

Talk about  vacations

Discuss activities, skills,

     and abilities

Describe a place and its

     weather, and its

     climate

At the beach

Weather expressions

The preterite of saber

     and conocer

Imperfect tense

Preterite vs. Imperfect

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Spanish 3

Unidad 2.1

WI World Language Standards & Performance Guideline

Communication Skills/Functions

Vocabulary

Language Structures/Patterns

Culture

Activities

Materials and Resources

Asking for and Giving directions

Semester 1 end

Places around town

Giving directions

Tú commands

Ud., Uds., nosotros

     Commands

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Spanish 3

Unidad 2.2

WI World Language Standards & Performance Guideline

Communication Skills/Functions

Vocabulary

Language Structures/Patterns

Culture

Activities

Materials and Resources

Talk about chores and

Responsibilities

Household chores

Pronouns with

     Commands (double

      object pronouns)

Impersonal constructions

     with se

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Spanish 3

Unidad 4.1 ¿Quién te inspira?

WI World Language Standards & Performance Guideline

Communication Skills/Functions

Vocabulary

Language Structures/Patterns

Culture

Activities

Materials and Resources

Describe people

Tell others what to do

Express wishes and

     desires

Describing others

Professions

Present subjunctive of

     regular verbs (3.2)

Irregular present tense

     subjunctive (3.2)

Subjunctive with ojalá

     and verbs of hope

Subjunctive with verbs of

     influence

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Spanish 3

Unidad 4.2 ¿Quiénes son los héroes?

WI World Language Standards & Performance Guideline

Communication Skills/Functions

Vocabulary

Language Structures/Patterns

Culture

Activities

Materials and Resources

Describe people and

     things

Express doubt, denial,

     disbelief

Express positive and

      negative emotions

Expressing positive and

     negative emotions

More professions

Supporting opinions

Subjunctive with doubt

Subjunctive with

     emotion

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Spanish 3

Unidad 5.1 Comuniquémonos entre naciones

WI World Language Standards & Performance Guideline

Communication Skills/Functions

Vocabulary

Language Structures/Patterns

Culture

Activities

Materials and Resources

Talk about technology

Talk about requirements

Express what does and

     doesn’t exist

Computers and

     Technology (will

     modify and update 5.1

     vocab. list)

Requirements and

     conditions

Subjunctive with

     conjunctions

Subjunctive with the

     unknown

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Spanish 3

Unidad 3.1

WI World Language Standards & Performance Guideline

Communication Skills/Functions

Vocabulary

Language Structures/Patterns

Culture

Activities

Materials and Resources

Talk about what will

     happen in the future

Talk about family

     Relationships

Semester 2 end

Family relationships

Possessive adjectives Possession with de

Future tense

Por vs. Para

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