The Spanish class at Mass Academy,
taught by Mrs. Wildfong, is a complete immersion class in
which everything is communicated through spanish — writing, speaking, listening and reading.
This includes conversations for projects and receiving instructions for assignments. This method
forces us to deeply use our spanish repertoire, identifying vocabulary gaps and improving our
Because each student at Mass Academy has a different experience with the language, we
required to complete a vocabulary log each term. The definitions must also be in spanish,
demanding us to understand not only the vocabulary term, but also our general understanding to
write an effective definition.
In addition to learning new vocab, we are also required to watch or listen to songs and
spanish. This improves our comprehension of native speaking and improves our understanding of
pronunciation and accents. You can view my listening logs for B term here: