• Level 1 Curriculum Map 



    Unit

    Spanish unit topic

    In line with the textbook Que Chévere

    1

    Mucho Gusto! 

      • Introduction
      • Greetings
      • Numbers 0-20
      • dates, telling time 
      • Classroom expressions
      • definite articles and countries
      • days of the week
      • cognates 
      • Tu vs. usted (informal vs. formal register)

    2

    At School

      • Classroom vocabulary
      • school subjects
      • subject pronouns
      • verb ser
      • definite articles
      • indefinite articles
      • nouns
      • class schedule (with times)
      • -ar verbs
      • verb estar
      • Prepositions
      • noun-adjective agreement

    3

    In the City

      • Places in town 
      • restaurant vocabulary
      • interrogatives
      • how to say where someone is going 
      • ir a + verb (near future)
      • Contractions al, del
      • -ar and -er verbs

    4

    Family and Friends

      • Family members, adjectives
      • possessive adjectives
      • conjugation of -er and -ir verbs
      • verb estar to talk about feelings and how you are, and to describe people and things
      • verb gustar
      • ser vs. estar

    5

    Routine and Pastimes

      • Electronics
      • Shopping
      • Stores
      • verb tener
      • expressions with que
      • direct objects and direct object pronouns
      • personal “a”
      • months, dates
      • numbers 100-999,999

    6

    The house

      • Rooms in the house
      • Chores
      • expressing obligations with tener que and deber que
      • demonstrative adjectives
      • expressing wishes
      • review of all main verb groups in present tense

    7

    Pastimes all year long

      • Hobbies/activities
      • stem-changing verbs
      • expressions with hace 
      • present progressive
      • direct object pronouns
      • seasons and the weather
      • ordinal numbers