¿Cómo se dice...? (How do you say...?)
They then continued working on their maps, which will be due on Monday. The new books are not in yet, so some students checked out one of the old books to use at home.
Quiz: the map quiz on Monday will be four blank maps. Students will be given a list of the 25 Spanish-speaking countries (listed below), and they will label the 10 countries that they chose. They must place them in the correct places.
- about upside down question marks and exclamation points, and that Spanish is the only language in the world that uses these.
- the H in Spanish is silent and is never pronounced
- there is an ñ in Spanish that sounds like the "ny" in canyon.
Basic classroom questions:
¿Cómo se dice... ? = How do you say...?
¿Puedo ir al baño? = May I go to the bathroom?
¿Puedo beber agua? = May I drink some water?
¿Puedo ir a mi casilla? = May I go to my locker?
¿Puedo tener papel? = May I have some paper?
¿Hay tarea hoy? = Is there homework today?
Students will make a quizlet of these questions in the lab tomorrow.