Sp2 Survey 1

Your answers are not graded! Your answers will NOT impact your grade. They will give me information and tools to make your class more interesting.




A red asterisk (*) indicates required questions.

  1. I am super excited to learn Spanish*
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree

  1. Who are your closest friends in your grade?*

  1. Are there any issues that concern you in relation to this class? Please be specific so I can help you better.
    Sample answer: It concerns me that I have a hard time memorizing vocab / Everybody says this class is hard


  1. I have been exposed to Spanish already through...
    (mark all that apply)*
    People in the community
    classes at TKA
    classes at my other school

  1. I like classes where there are consistent routines and I know what will be happening from day to day*
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree

  1. What could your teacher do that you feel will help you in this class?

  1. HOw many people are in your family?*
    more than six

  1. My favorite activities outside of school are...
    (mark all that apply)*
    playing/watching sports
    playing music
    listening to music
    spending time with family
    hanging with my friends
    being outdoors
    watching TV/movies
    playing videogames
    talking/texting on the phone
    social networking/Facebook/Instagram, etc.
    Being artistic (drawing, photography, painting, etc.)
    Other stuff

  1. Do you have ideas or suggestions for a special activity you think would be perfect for this Spanish class? I would love to hear about it.

  1. Which ones do you think are the best singers nowadays?*

  1. My favorite subjects in school are:
    (mark all that apply)*
    Visual Arts (ceramics, painting, drawing, photography, etc.)
    Social Studies
    Languages (Spanish, French, etc.)
    Applied Technology (computers)

  1. In general.... what class activities you DON'T like? Please be specific.
    Example answer: I don't like it when we do a lot of reading in class.*

  1. In class this year I would be interested in learning about...
    (mark all that apply)*
    Hispanic traditions/customs/holidays
    Hispanic foods/drinks/meals
    Current events in the Hispanic world
    Hispanic history/famous historical figures
    Spanish music
    Spanish literature/poetry
    Movies in Spanish
    Sports in Spanish speaking world
    Other things

  1. I like it when the teacher has high expectations for student behavior and consistently enforces the rules.*
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree

  1. What would you like to do in the future after you graduate? Do you already have plans? Tell me a little about them.*

  1. What recent movies have been your favorites? Why?*

  1. I already speak more than one language*

  1. In general... OTHER THAN GAMES ... What class activities do you enjoy? Please be specific.
    Example answer: I enjoy when I get to complete activities where I can be creative.*

  1. Is there something you would like to know about your teacher and/or this class?*

  1. What are ways people make you feel encouraged? Give me specifics
    Example: When people give me a little card with sweet words

  1. What is something important or interesting that I might want to know about you?*

  1. I think this is going to be an awesome school year!*
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree

  1. On a daily average I take .... to study (not homework time)...*
    less than 15 minutes
    15 - 30 minutes
    30 - 45 minutes
    45 - 60 minutes
    more than 1 hour per night
    An excessive amount (over 3 hours)

  1. Is there anything about this class that you are looking forward to? Please tell me.
    Example: I have heard we try chocobananas in this class. I want to taste them!

  1. I prefer a lot of variety and different types activities in class from day to day*
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree

  1. What are YOUR expectations about this class?
    I don't really know. Never taken this class before
    I think it will be hard
    I think it will be easy
    I think it will be challenging but I will do well

  1. Who are your favorite actors or actresses?*

  1. I have taken a Spanish class before*

  1. Tell me at least 2 favorite games you have played in Spanish class?

  1. What are your favorite foods? From what areas of the world?
    Examples: I love asian food - sushi is my favorite*

  1. I consider myself to be pretty good at picking up new languages.
    (mark all that apply)*
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree

  1. What are things that interest you that you would like to learn about? *

  1. I prefer a class that is more casual and fun and not too structured*
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree

  1. In class I like to...
    (mark all that apply)
    act/be on stage
    keep to myself not be noticed/called on
    participate and ask a lot of questions
    be social / talk with my friends
    listen to the teacher and not interrupt
    listen to music
    take notes
    take frequent short tests and quizzes
    take less frequent but more comprehensive tests/quizzes
    take frequent bathroom and water breaks
    honor the teacher's expectations and respect the rules
    goof off and be a class clown

  1. I learn best when...
    (mark all that apply)*
    I work with other students (collaborate)
    I work independently (read/study)
    I listen to the teacher/take notes (lecture)
    I use online tools (other technology)
    the classroom is quiet
    I am in an active environment

  1. I want to learn Spanish because...
    (mark all that apply)*
    It will help me get into college
    I want to travel to/visit Spanish speaking countries
    I will be able to speak to Spanish speakers wherever I am
    It will help me get a job
    I don't really care to learn Spanish
    Other reasons

  1. I love school in general*
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree

  1. Do you watch the news? Which channels?*

  1. What are your favorite songs? Name at least 4.*

  1. What kind of music do you like? Examples: country, rock, pop*

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