How to earn extra credit in Spanish class
News articles option
Find an article about a current event in a Spanish speaking country (in English)
Full length articles are worth 5 points
Summary length articles are worth 2.5 points
Read the article and write down the key points
Tell me before class that you have an article to present and ask me any questions you have about it
Tell the class about the article (about one minute in English). Don't read to us!
Locate a non-Mexican Hispanic restaurant (there are many, but three are Twisted Cuban, Isla and El Gaucho)
Interact with the waiter in Spanish
Write a review of 50-75 words
Note - extra credit may not be used to earn an A or A- grade.
Limit - 50 points until half way through the semester, 25 points after that time