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LEVEL 1

LEVEL 1 is for novice Spanish learners (No previous knowledge is needed. Students with some Spanish knowledge are also welcome.)

 

TIM on the mat™ Level 1 goals are cultural awareness, linguistic confidence, vocabulary recognition, vocabulary production, and pronunciation.

 

At the end of this level, students will have learned how to:

  • identify and pronounce 150 Spanish words!

  • make connections and find ways to understand new words

  • build simple sentences in Spanish

  • be self-confident

  • appreciate other cultures

LEVEL 2

LEVEL 2 is for students who have completed TIM on the mat™ Level 1 or students with basic Spanish knowledge.

 

TIM on the mat™ Level 2 goals are cultural and linguistic awareness (agreement and word formation), vocabulary recognition, vocabulary production, and pronunciation.

 

At the end of this level, students will have learned how to:

  • identify and pronounce 125 new Spanish words and phrases!

  • make connections and find ways to understand new words

  • build simple sentences in Spanish

  • be self-confident

  • appreciate other cultures

 

Students will also acquire:

  • basic knowledge of the Spanish syntax

  • the principles of rolling their Rs

LEVEL 3

LEVEL 3 Is for students who have completed TIM on the mat™ Level 2 or students with basic Spanish knowledge.

 

TIM on the mat™ Level 3 goals are cultural awareness, linguistic insight (basic concepts on noun/adjective agreement and word formation), vocabulary recognition, vocabulary production, pronunciation, and sentence formation.

 

At the end of this level, students will have learned how to:

  • understand, pronounce, and use 200 new Spanish words and phrases!

  • build simple sentences in Spanish

  • conjugate frequently used Spanish verbs in the first-person singular

  • read and write single words in Spanish

  • find ways to understand new words

  • be self-confident

  • appreciate other cultures

 

Students will also acquire:

  • basic knowledge of the Spanish syntax

  • basic understanding of the adjective/noun agreement in Spanish

  • the principles of rolling their Rs

LEVEL 4

LEVEL 4 is our last course. It has been designed for students who have completed TIM on the mat™ Level 3 or students with basic Spanish knowledge.

 

TIM on the mat™ Level 4 goals are cultural awareness, vocabulary recognition, vocabulary production, pronunciation, verb conjugation, and sentence formation (including word order, subject-verb, and noun-adjective agreement.)

 

At the end of this level, students will have learned how to:

  • understand, pronounce, and use 125 new Spanish words and phrases!

  • to conjugate frequently used Spanish verbs in the first, second, and third-person singular

  • to read and write simple sentences in Spanish

  • look for patterns in the target language.

  • find ways to understand new words

  • build simple sentences in Spanish

  • be self-confident

  • appreciate other cultures

 

Students will also acquire:

  • basic knowledge of the Spanish syntax

  • basic understanding of the adjective/noun agreement in Spanish

  • the principles of rolling their Rs