Welcome to Spanish 1!
I AM SO excited to have your student with me in 2018-2019 in Spanish 1 at Channelview High School. We are going to learn so many great things this year, and I am looking forward to every minute of it!
A few reasons to learn Spanish:
- The most commonly spoken language after English in the US is Spanish.
- It can help you with prefixes, suffixes, and roots in the English language as well as other Latin-based languages such as French, Italian, Portuguese, and German
- Easy to learn!
- Enables you to travel to Spanish Countries without a translator or guide- Spain, Mexico, Colombia, Ecuador, El Salvador, Chile, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Argentina, Paraguay, and many more.
- Being multi-lingual is a plus for jobs and college applications.
- You'll be part of the 500 million people around the world who can speak Spanish.
Welcome to AVID!
(Advancement Via Individual Determination)
AVID offers a variety of classroom activities, lesson plans, professional learning videos, and timely articles that are relevant to students.
This class will help students succeed on a path to college and career success.
I invite you to learn more about AVID through the following link https://www.avid.org