The Family Tree – Spanish 2A

Posted on Feb 20, 2018 in Spanish 2A

The Digital Family Tree – Spanish 2A

To be presented on Wednesday, February 28th & Thursday, March 1st

Students are to make a digital family tree that not only reflects the various aspects of their family but also demonstrates their knowledge of the Spanish language.

The digital family tree must be made using Google Slides. The project must be presented in class by the student to receive full credit. Presentations will be presented at random beginning on Wednesday, February 28th / March 1st in class.

In the family tree, students must provide the following information in the English example on 5 members of their family. (Each description must include the topics mentioned in the example and must be different from other family member descriptions in the project.)

Students may choose to not discuss “actual” family members and elect to use celebrity families in their project / presentation.

English example:  

My dad’s name is Paul. He is 47 years old. He is tall, skinny and has brown hair. He likes to wear jeans with a black t-shirt and brown boots. He likes to play soccer and baseball with his friends. He doesn’t like to  watch television. When he was a child he used to play baseball every Saturday. He and his friends would play it in the park when it was sunny. Last Saturday he played baseball with his friends at Hacklebarney park.

The total point value of the project is 60 points.

Presentation will be graded on:

Grammar – 15 Points

Varied Vocabulary – 15 Points

Pronunciation – 15 Points

Style / Presentation – 15 Points

No English is to be used on this project.

Use of any translators or advanced grammar will result in a grade of zero.

Please email me with any specific questions or concerns at the following email address.

jahernandez@roxbury.org

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For use in class…

Section 1

My dad’s name is Rick.

He is 47 years old and works at IBM.

He is tall, skinny and has brown hair.

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Section 2

He likes to wear jeans with a black t-shirt and brown boots.

He likes to play soccer and baseball with his friends.

He doesn’t like to  watch television.

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Section 3

When he was a child he used to play baseball every Saturday.

He and his friends would play it in the park when it was sunny.

Last Saturday he walked with his friends in Hacklebarney park.