En Español 1


Please use the Class Zone links on the far right column to quiz yourself on the focus of each Etapa.  

A quick search for ANY of the grammar concepts below in the links on the right or through Youtube, quia, kahoot, quizlet, etc... will provide you with information and practice.
Please note that although this is Español 1, because of the pacing in our classes, second year students will not necessarily be studying from Español 2 and third year students will not necesarily be using Español 3 lists.  These titles refer to the book from which this information is taken.  


greetings, introductions, saying where you are from,
alphabet, numbers, days of the week, classroom expressions 
Etapa Preliminar Vocabulary, Grammar & Useful Phrases
Resource:  Sra. Carignano & Sra Soloman @ http://spanish1mhs.webs.com/spanish1studyguides.htm



Unidad 1 Etapa 1 Vocabulario (U1E1)
familiar and formal greetings, describing people:  subject pronouns & the verb "ser"
using ser + de to express origin, using verbs to talk about what you do
Unidad 1 Etapa 2 Vocabulario (U1E2)
                  Verb Conjugation through U1E2
Using definite and indefinite articles, adjectives to describe gender & number
Unidad 1 Etapa 3 Vocabulario (U1E3)
                  Verb Conjugation U1E3
Using tener, expressing possession using de, expressing possession with possessive adjectives, giving dates: day and month


Unidad 2

Unidad 2 Etapa 1 Vocabulario (U2E1)
                  Verb Conjugation U2E1 
Using present tense -AR verbs, expressing frequency with adverbs, Expressing obligation with hay que and tener que
Unidad 2 Etapa 2 Vocabulario (U2E2)
                   Verb Conjugation U2E2
Saying where you are going using IR, telling time, Describing location with the verb ESTAR (PLACE acronym), Asking questions:  interrogative words
Unidad 2 Etapa 3 Vocabulario (U2E3)
                   Verb Conjugation U2E3
Saying what you are going to do:  IR + A, present tense -ER & -IR verbs, regular present tense verbs with irregular YO verbs, using the verb OÍR, using the verb CONOCER


Unidad 3

Unidad 3 Etapa 1 Vocabulario (U3E1)
                   Verb Conjugation U3E1
Expressing feelings with ESTAR + ADJECTIVES, saying what just happened with ACABAR DE, where you are coming from with VENIR and what you like to do using GUSTAR + INFINITIVE.
Unidad 3 Etapa 2 Vocabulario (U3E2)
                   Verb Conjugation U3E2
Talking about playing a sport:  Conjugating jugar, Jugar + a, Stem-change verbs e--> ie, saying what you know using saber, phrases for making comparisons
Unidad 3 Etapa 3 Vocabulario (U3E3)
                   Verb Conjugation U3E3
Describing weather, Special expressions using TENER, Direct Object Pronouns (DOP), Present Progressive (ESTAR + - iendo or -ando)


Unidad 4

Unidad 4 Etapa 1 Vocabulario (U4E1)
                   Verb Conjugation U4E1
The verb DECIR, Using prepositional phrases to express location, regular affirmative tú commands
Unidad 4 Etapa 2 Vocabulario (U4E2)
Stem-changing verbs:  o --> ue, indirect object pronouns (IOP), placement of indirect object pronouns 
Unidad 4 Etapa 3 Vocabulario (U4E3)
Using gustar to talk about things you like, affirmative & negative words (more affirmative & Negative words), stem-changing verbs e-->i 



Practice the self-check quizzes under each Unidad & Etapa link.

Check out Student Activities for practice.

**For Quizlet games you will select the preferred Etapa once on the site.

Sudyspanish.com is a great resource.  They offer free lessons, activities and quizzes.  You do have to pay to access the entire site but I included a few links that will take you to direct grammar lessons for your convenience.

To study a certain grammar lesson, search within the studyspanish.com website using the grammar concept found under the vocabulary lists on the left of this page.  After reading, take the basic quiz to test your comprehension.