This is a required activity that allows you to converse in an informal setting with a native speaker from his/her native Spanish speaking country.  The meeting will last 30 minutes.

Your facilitator  will report to your instructor. Your instructor will assess your grade based on these categories:

Punctuality (Did you join the conversation on time?)

Participation (Have you actively participated in the conversation?)

Preparation (Were you prepared in advance so that you could have a better experience?)*

Respect (Were you considerate and cooperated with a positive attitude?)

Beginning Spanish I - Session IV

For this meeting, please be prepared to talk about one celebrity of Hispanic origin from the United States. This may include a present-day celebrity or a historical figure in the arts, sports, social justice, or other areas. Describe some of their achievements. Be prepared to answer some questions and perhaps ask other participants.