Speaking and Listening – Level 3 – Fall 2015

Syllabus of Speaking and Listening – Fall 2015
Level 3 – Thursday

WEEK 1 – Sept 24
Retreat – No class

WEEK 2 – Oct 01
Speaking
Unit 17: Taking a taxi
Unit 18: Walking somewhere

Listening
Unit Starter: Getting ready to listen and learn

WEEK 3 – Oct 08
Speaking
Unit 19: Riding a bicycle
Unit 20: Returning home

Listening
Unit 1: What do you say first?

WEEK 4 – Oct 15
Speaking
Unit 21: Making a salad
Unit 22: Preparing vegetables

Listening
Unit 2: Sights and sounds

WEEK 5 – Oct 22
Speaking
Unit 23: Making spaghetti
Unit 24: Cooking rice

Listening
Unit 3: Dating

WEEK 6 – Oct 29
Speaking
Unit 40: Shopping for groceries
Unit 41: Paying for things

Listening Test 1

WEEK 7 – Nov 05
Speaking Test 1

Listening
Unit 4: Communication and culture

WEEK 8 – Nov 12
Speaking
Unit 42: Going to a bank
Unit 43: Using an ATM

Listening
Expansion 1: Russia

WEEK 9 – Nov 19
Speaking
Unit 44: Getting and sending emails
Unit 45: Using a cell phone/ texting

Listening
Unit 5: The Internet

WEEK 10 – Nov 26
Speaking
Unit 46: Making a phone call
Unit 47: Answering a telephone

Listening
Unit 6: Superstitions

WEEK 11 – Dec 03
Speaking
Unit 48: Leaving a message
Unit 49: Taking a message

Listening
Unit 7: Manners

WEEK 12 – Dec 10
Speaking
Learning about the Catholic Church

Listening Test 2

WEEK 13 – Dec 17
Speaking Test 2

Listening
Unit 8: Natural health

WEEK 14 – Dec 24
Christmas – No class

WEEK 15 – Dec 31
Speaking
Learning about the Catholic Church

Listening
Expansion 2: Ireland

WEEK 16 – Jan 07
Speaking
Learning about the Catholic Church

Listening: Review

WEEK 17 – Jan 14
* Final Test