articipation will be noted and graded once every 3 weeks for theainder of the school year according to the rubric below.
In summary, youa)how wellb)how oftec)your overwill be
graded on:ou understand and respond to class questions and storiesyou use Spanish in class (which, optimally, is always!)all enthusiasm and respect for the learning environment
You seem to understand, but you make the minimal effort. You:
•usually follow class rules.•respond using one word answers.•contribute to class stories in English.•sometimes do not answer class questions.
You want to participate and contribute, but you need help! You:
•almost always follow class rules.•sometimes respond, though minimally.•can answer with guidance, support, and repetition.•use broken speech (Spanish with English interference).
You understand and make some effort to participate. You:
•almost always follow class rules.•usually respond appropriately but participate only occasionally.•answer clearly, though with some hesitation.•need a little guidance / repetition.•use some Spanish in class.
You fully understand and participate on a consistent basis. You:
•always follow class rules.•contribute to class stories consistently.•respond to questions appropriately and sufﬁciently when called upon.•correct your own mistakes if necessary.•use Spanish in class most of the time.
You are totally confident and rock the house with your amazing Spanish-speaking ability! You:
•always follow class rules.•contribute to class stories consistently.•add your own ideas and elaborate whenever possible.•correct your own mistakes if necessary.•engage your peers and your teacher in conversations in Spanish on a frequentbasis.