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Mrs. Koel's Class

Subject: 
General Education

¡Bienvenidos a Español!

I'm excited to be teaching your kids Spanish this year!  I have so many wonderful memories of learning Spanish in middle school, myself.  This year, I'm teaching 4th & 5th grade Spanish as part of the Elementary "Specials" rotation, as well as Level 1 & 2 to my middle school students.  At all levels, I strive to provide the students with daily opportunities to listen, speak , read and write in Spanish.  Students at all levels will access my class information via Schoology.  Schoology is a learning management system that allows students to see assignments, submit their work, participate in class discussions and communicate with me.  Looking forward to a great year together!  

Remote Learning Resources

I want to send out my hearfelt appreciation for you and your family as we embark on remote learning beginning on April 1st, 2020. I am excited to interact with you virtually!  But, if I'm being honest, I'm also pretty nervous and unclear about this whole new thing, and I promise to extend lots of grace your way and hope you'll do the same for me.  During this time, my middle school classes will use Seesaw to access all assignments and submit all work samples. Elementary students will be able to access a menu of Specials choices to select from (link coming soon) as well as additional resources in Seesaw.   If your student needs help, inspiration or someone to share in their learning experience, I am more than happy to connect with them on email, Seesaw or Zoom.  

Current Classes: 

Spanish 2 (Access all lessons and submit work via Seesaw)
Spanish 1 (Access all lessons and submit work via Seesaw)
 
5th grade (Access Special Choices Here-
https://docs.google.com/document/d/1UFSf8ZAKG8EMEquxKEKA0NsttdBCn-yD8ESv...)
4th Grade (Access Special Choices Here-
https://docs.google.com/document/d/1UFSf8ZAKG8EMEquxKEKA0NsttdBCn-yD8ESv...)

Office Hours:

I am here and available to support you. Please feel free to reach out during my posted office hours, send me an email at anytime, or meet me in a Zoom session to work together. If the posted times do not work for you and your family, please let me know and we can arrange a time that fits your needs.  If it does not specify a certain group on a given day, you are welcome to Zoom whenever you have a question or just want to say hola!

lunes

1:30-2:00 ALL 4th GRADE w/ Zoom (please use the link provided in Seesaw)

2:00-2:30 Middle School Questions w/ Zoom (please use the link provided in Seesaw)

martes

10:30-11:00 ALL 5th GRADE w/ Zoom (please use the link provided in Seesaw)

11:00-11:30 Middle School Questions w/ Zoom (please use the link provided in Seesaw)

miércoles

1pm-2pm Zoom for Level 1 (please use the link provided in Seesaw)

2pm-3pm Zoom for Level 2 (please use the link provided in Seesaw)

jueves

1pm-3pm Zoom for anyone (please use the link provided in Seesaw)

viernes

9am-11am  Zoom for anyone (please use the link provided in Seesaw)

Attendance: 

Weekly attendance will be taken on Friday at 3pm for Middle School students. Elective attendance will be based on the completion/submission of assignments within Seesaw. 

Grading: 

Middle school students will continue to be graded using the district standards based grading scale (1-4).