Español con Profe Peterson
School families of students in grades K-3 will be able to find Spanish updates here:
Es Semana Santa – Holy Week
Here are some of the ways people in Guatemala and Spain prepare for this important week before “Pascuas”
“Las Alfombras” (Carpets)
in Guatemala streets created
from dyed sawdust as
a pictorial gift for Jesus.
“Los Tronos” (Floats)
carried by pilgrims doing penance
through the streets of Spain to honor
Mary and Jesus.
School families of students in grades 4-8, you will find our updated homework assignments below via “Google Classroom”: **Please logon to “Google Classroom” using your child’s Holy Cross email address.**
Third Trimester Prayer: Gloria
Song – Evia tu espiritú – Send your Spirit
Homework for Grade 4
Google Classroom Code: yiw7xy
Students are going shopping!! We are learning common verbs used when shopping and typical clothing that you can find in a department store.
Homework for Grade 5
Google Classroom Code: omczlu
¡¡Me gusta StoryBoard!! Students are learning how to use their language skills expressing what they are going to and like to do and create a digital story that describes that in word and picture.
Homework for Grade 6
Google Classroom Code: 6sxjh06
¿Qué tiempo hace? What is the weather where we live? Students are working with the weather vocabulary and are starting a project researching weather in Spanish speaking countries.
Homework for Grade 7
Google Classroom Code: w32q6ig
What do you do? Students are expanding their vocab with additional verbs that end in “ar” and practicing the conjugation of those verbs to tell what people do in the present tense.
Homework for Grade 8
Google Classroom Code: 4eshxc7
Eighth grade students are exploring shopping in Guatemala. What are they buying? How much do items cost? What do they prefer and how do clothes fit? This comes with learning how to change and conjugate stem changing verbs.