Ms.Betancourt (6-8th)



spanish
Grading Policy: 
Homework: 25%
Tests: 10%
Quizzes: 10%
Projects:  15%
Classwork: 40%

BIENVENIDOS A NUESTRA CLASE DE ESPAÑOL  
                                   

"Teaching is THE one profession that creates all other professions" 
   

 Sometimes the things your students need most, had nothing to do with what's on your lesson plan. My students are my priority and inspiration.



“Miss Betancourt” 


Spanish Teacher 


     About Miss Betancourt!!!

                                     
Miss B loves playing soccer in her free time and also to read history books. She also loves watching movies and play a lot of games in her classes. 

Education ?
Miss Betancourt graduated from New Jersey City University with a Bachelor's Degree in Modern Languages/ Education.

 

Other information...
Miss Betancourt is also the Head soccer coach of the LCCS Soccer team. Her favorite color is blue. She came from Colombia 8 years ago. Her first language is Spanish and she loves when students help her learn more English. She loves spending time with her dog named Toreto. She has two brothers.






 

 

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IMPORTANTE!!

Our Spanish class: 

 

Class Routine
* We will have a Daily check-in ( google docs) It will be posted into google classroom before every class. Students will have a total of 10 min to do this.

*After answering the daily routine students will have the opportunity to share with the class and gain dojo points as class participation. (8 min max).

Students will do their due now in regards to the previous lesson. / Students will have a Spanish news homework where they will have to choose something interesting from the internet, local news, newspapers etc( Spanish news- English and Spanish version. It can be about sports, fashion, regular news- what is happening now) and have it written down in Spanish and English ready to share. Students will be chosen randomly every day and gain points for homework.
News in Spanish will always be homework.

* When we have Spanish news we will not have due nows.

* Daily discussions ( weather, date, feelings, etc. )

*Lessons will be presented / homework will be checked/ answering and asking questions.

*Quizzes will be done at the end of every topic.

*Test: we will only have cumulative tests. Every 4 topics. Questions will be taken from previous quizzes and a study guide will be provided every time.

* Students will have a break of a total of 5 min every class.

* Different games will be incorporated into lessons in order to practice our topics.

* Topics will be taught accordantly on students needs NOT according to a curriculum.

* Independent and group work will be implemented every class.

If you have any questions please feel free to contact at dbetancourt@lccnj.org at any time.
Also, you can contact me via Phone during my office hours on Fridays from
11:00 am to 12:00pm.  


 

                                         

Teaching is THE one profession that creates all other professions….      Image result for IMAGENES PARA TEACHERS WEBSITE



“Miss Betancourt” 


Spanish Teacher 


Hobbies:                    

 Favorite things to do:  


  • Teach spanish.

  • Play soccer.  

  • Read books. 



I am a big fan of spending time with my family, especially with my dog

 “ Toreto”



                                         

Teaching is THE one profession that creates all other professions….      Image result for IMAGENES PARA TEACHERS WEBSITE



“Miss Betancourt” 


Spanish Teacher 


Hobbies:                    

 Favorite things to do:  


  • Teach spanish.

  • Play soccer.  

  • Read books. 



I am a big fan of spending time with my family, especially with my dog

 “ Toreto”