Spanish Interest Survey

The purpose of this survey is to find out how comfortable you are and what motivates you in Spanish class.
Please answer the following questions truthfully. Your responses will help me to become a better teacher.
Your responses are confidential and will not be share with anyone. Please be as realistic and honest as possible.

Name


  1. I like to wait until I know exactly how to use a Spanish word before using it.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. I don't like trying out a difficult sentence in class.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. At this point, I don't like trying to express complicated ideas in Spanish in class.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. I prefer to say what I want in Spanish without worrying about the small details of grammar.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. I prefer to follow basic sentence models rather than risk using the language.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. I'd like more class activities where the students use Spanish to get to know each other better.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. I think practicing Spanish in pairs is more fun than working on my own.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. I enjoy talking with the teacher and other students in Spanish.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. I don't really enjoy interacting with the other students in the Spanish class.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. I think it's important to have a strong group spirit in the language classroom.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. I don't feel very relaxed when I speak Spanish in class.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. Based on my class experience so far, I think that one barrier to my future use of Spanish is my discomfort when speaking.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. At times, I feel somewhat embarrassed in class when I'm trying to speak.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. I think I'm less self-conscious about actively participating in Spaish class than most of the other Spanish students.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. I sometimes feel awkward speaking Spanish.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. Outside of class, I almost never think about what I'm learning in class.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. If possible, I would like to take a Spanish course next year.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. Speaking realistically, I would say that I don't try very hard to learn Spanish.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. I want to be able to use Spanish in a wide variety of situations.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. I don't really have a great desire to learn a lot of Spanish.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. Learning Spanish well is not really a high priority for me at this point.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. I don't really feel that learning Spanish is valuable to me.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. I find Spanish class to be very boring.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. I would say that I'm usually very interested in what we do in Spanish class.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. I don't really like Spanish class.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. In general, I enjoy Spanish class.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. It is very important to me to get a good grade in Spanish this semester.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. I prefer to practice Spanish in the computer lab.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. I like to practice Spanish on the computer at home.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. I enjoy using the computer to write creatively in Spanish.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. I wish we used the computer more in Spanish class.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. Using the computer in Spanish class for writing projects frustrates me.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. I'd like to use the computer to practice speaking.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. I'd like to use the computer to practice listening.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. I'd like to use the computer to practice reading.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. I prefer to use online translators or dictionaries when I do my Spanish work.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree





Ellicott Mills Middle School
Ellicott City, MD