Welcome to Daniel Sparler's teacher page

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HOW TO CONTACT DANIEL
If you wish to speak with Daniel, please visit him during school hours in the Humanities Office, or leave a voice mail for him on the school's telephone system.  You are also welcome to call him at his residence, prior to 9 p.m., at the home telephone number listed in The Northwest School Handbook and Directory. If you are unable to reach Daniel in person or by telephone, you may contact him by email at daniel.sparler@northwestschool.org.

This page will provide information on assignments relating to Daniel's three 2016-17 classes. Under the Documents tab at left you can find course descriptions and class expectations.

 

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Humanities 12 
Latin-American Studies

 

For Friday, 9 December:

     1. Take mastery quiz on major cities in Latin America. You must correctly identify on a map at least 50 of the 63 largest metropolitan areas and be able to label the countries correctly.

     2. Continue working on your three news analyses that are due Tuesday, Dec. 13.

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 Advanced Spanish (12th grade)

* Para JUEVES, 8 de diciembre: 1. Recitar de memoria tu parte del poema "Explico algunas cosas" de Neruda. 

2. Leer el poema "Caminante, no hay camino" de Machado y ver este video:  "Caminante no hay camino" (2011, Joan Manuel Serrat y Joaquin Sabina). Indagar un poco sobre los dos cantautores (Serrat y Sabina). Escribir un breve informe sobre los dos (un párrafo para cada uno).

 

 

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Spanish III (11th grade)

 

* Para JUEVES, 8 de diciembre: 1. Completar el crucigrama sobre el vocabulario de HOGAR, DULCE HOGAR. 2. Completar los ejercicios (revisiones de la prueba) de verbos.

* Para LUNES, 12 de diciembre: 1. Prueba de vocabulario de HOGAR, DULCE HOGAR. 2. Proyecto HOGAR: Hacer una ilustración de tu casa ideal. Se puede utilizar dibujos originales, fotos tuyas o fotos cortadas de revistas. Debes incluir imágenes y texto para ilustrar y describir por lo menos 12 componentes diferentes (interiores y exteriores).

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Here are two easy-to-use sources for definitions en español: