Italian 2 CP
Title of Course: Italian II CP 
Pre-Requisite: Successful completion of Italian I
Course Code:  09212
 
InstructorJim Pandolfo
 
Classroom:  A 214
  
 
After School Help Days:
 
Tuesday through Friday by appointment as needed.
 
Course Description:
Upon completion of this level, students should be able to discuss topics including health, travel, holidays and business using the present tense and the passato prossimo, present perfect tense. This level continues to emphasize the improvement of oral comprehension and creative expression through the use of teaching resources including  reading selections, video, and song. Topics introduced include disjunctive pronouns, comparatives and superlatives, double object pronouns, irregular verbs, imperative form and indefinite adjectives.
 
Course Objectives:
Students will be able to communicate with one another through guided practice. Explore Italian culture and heritage in more detail via internet, video and Ciao textbook.
 
Course Texts:
 
Ciao Textbook
 
 
Grading/Homework Policy:
 
Major:                      50%  of the marking period grade
Minor:                      30%  of the marking period grade 
Participation:         10%  of the marking period grade
Homework:             10% of the marking period grade
 
How to Handle Absences:
Each day absent, a student will need to make up 2 days work. Student has 4 days to submit make up work. It is the student's responsibility to see the teacher and obtain missed work and/or handouts distributed. It is the student's responsibility to make an appointment with the teacher to make up a quiz or test in a timely manner according to the student handbook policy.
 
 
Classroom Expectations: 
- Be a good listener at all times.
- Be on time and prepared for class.
- Be Respectful
- Be Optimistic
- Be without cell phones and IPods.
- Be Happy and enjoy the school year!
 
 
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