Kristen Turano

¡Bienvenidos a la clase de Español! 

My name is Ms. Turano, and I am the Spanish teacher for the 2017-2018 school year.  I am looking forward to this year and my goal is to make learning Spanish fun!
Here is a list of topics students will be learning this school year! 


Grades Pre-K through 3

Vocabulary & Grammar 
Numbers and Counting- Colors- Shapes- Animals- Basic Greetings and Phrases- Climate and Weather- Telling Time- Seasons- Holidays- Poems and Songs- Subject Pronouns- Writing and Spelling- Verbs- Adjectives- Sentence Structure- Pronunciation- Reading Comprehension- Oral/Performance Skills 

Culture & Geography
Holidays, Customs, and Traditions (Day of the Dead, Feast Saint Days, Christmas, Easter, etc.)- Spanish Speaking Countries- Geography and Social Life 


Grades 4 & 5 

Vocabulary & Grammar
Classroom Commands- Alphabet- Greetings and Goodbyes- Origins- Numbers- Days of the Week and Months of the Year -Weather -Activities - Likes/Dislikes - Family/Home - Physical and Personality Descriptions - Preliminary Verb Conjugations 

Culture & Geography
Students will be completing a Spanish speaking country research project (Details TBA) 


Grades 6 through 8 

Vocabulary & Grammar
Classroom Commands- Alphabet- Greetings and Introductions - Origins - Numbers - Days of the Week and Months of the Year - Weather - Physical and Personality Adjectives - Likes/ Dislikes - Activities - Describing Classes and Supplies - Schedules - Daily Routine - Telling Time - Prepositions - Pronouns - AR/ER/IR Verbs - Regular and Irregular Verbs - Family - Pastimes - Clothing - Making Plans - Food - Directions - Preterite Tense (8th Grade ONLY) - Imperfect Tense (8th Grade ONLY) - Hispanic Fables and Other Literature 

Culture & Geography 
- Students will be completing a Spanish speaking country research project (Details TBA) 



Kristen Turano
Spanish Teacher - Fridays
Our Lady of Wisdom Regional School