Fourth Grade Curriculum:

  • 3rd Grade Review
  • Spanish-Speakers in the USA - How the Spanish-speaking culture has influenced our culture
  • Clothing (Describing and Purchasing) - What are some authentic clothing items from the Spanish-speaking world?
  • My Daily Routine (Review time and add verbs related to daily routine) - How is my day the same or different than a student in the Spanish-speaking world?
  • Food (Ordering and Sharing Preferences) - How are meal times the same and different?
  • The Home (Describing using prepositions and the verb estar) - How are homes the same and different?

¡Desfile de Moda! (Fashion Show!) - Students described the funky clothing items their partners wore in Spanish!



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Ansara fashion show.JPG



4th Grade Unit One: El español en los EEUU/Spanish in the USA



http://www.census.gov/compendia/statab/2012/tables/12s0018.pdf





http://pbskids.org/mayaandmiguel/english/games/passport/wonderfulwords.html - "borrowed words" word search

http://pbskids.org/mayaandmiguel/english/games/passport/peoplepower.html - famous latinos/matching activity

4th Grade Unit Two: Mi rutina diaria/My daily routine

Daily life of kids around the world.

Central America:
http://www.timeforkids.com/destination/guatemala/day-in-life

http://www.timeforkids.com/destination/costa-rica/day-in-life

http://www.timeforkids.com/destination/nicaragua/day-in-life


South America:
http://www.timeforkids.com/destination/argentina/day-in-life

http://www.timeforkids.com/destination/peru/day-in-life

http://www.timeforkids.com/destination/chile/day-in-life


Europe:
http://www.timeforkids.com/destination/spain/day-in-life









4th Grade Unit Three: Ir de compras y la moda/Shopping and Fashion






http://www.elcorteingles.es/tienda/moda/?cm_sp=desplegable-_-moda-_-moda


4th Grade Unit Four: Las comidas/Food and Mealtimes


Foods, meal times, and basic expressions: http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/primarylanguages/spanish/food_and_drink/

Cultura:
http://spanishfood.about.com/od/discoverspanishfood/a/spain_meals.htm - Spain

http://southamericanfood.about.com/od/exploresouthamericanfood/tp/Best-Picks-for-Breakfast.01.htm - South America

http://www.austinchronicle.com/food/2011-03-18/mexican-breakfast-101/ - Mexico

http://www.whatvalencia.com/spanish-meal.html - Meal times in Spain




4th Grade Unit Five: El hogar/The home


http://www.angelfire.com/de/hadas/palabras/casa.html