Spanish 4 / AP Blog

Sept 26 / 27

Work on the Gabriel García Márquez Packet
Instruction sheet is  here
Packet consists of:
Gabriel García Márquez Bio   and photos
Bio questions: Preguntas sobre la biografía de García Márquez
Magical realism summary : MAGICAL REALISM
Pre-reading vocab and intro and during reading questions : Pre-reading Part 1
Story Part 1 : El ahogado más hermoso Parte 1

Sept 22

Clarification: (grrr)
Translate = to change something from one language to another
Transcribe = to write down what you hear

Sept 20

Intro to new unit on Friends and Society.
¿Qué es un amigo fiel?  Class discussion in Spanish (pesos)

Videos:
*Amigos fieles de Disney
*¿Qué es un amigo verdadero?

Handouts:
*Describing people – Intermediate
*Describing people AP
* Ser and Estar review

Songs:
Yo soy tu amigo fiel
Yo quiero tener un millón de amigos

Notes:
tener en común – to have in common
vale la pena – it’s worth it
leal – loyal          fiel – faithful
la amistad – friendship

Homework:
Study handouts – especially intermediate people descriptions
Re-watch video of ¿Qué es un amigo verdadero? and TRANSCRIBE it.  (write down all the dialog)  You may have to listen to it a number of times.  If you get stuck, do the best you can and draw lines for words blanks to fill in later.