LOTE (Spanish)


Señora Murphy
¡Hola!
My name is Maria Murphy and I
teach Spanish to grades
1 through 8. ​


Bienvenidos a Mayo

Welcome to May

Cinco de Mayo

Cinco De Mayo is celebrated on May 5th. It's a Mexican Holiday which commemorates the Mexican victory over the French Army at the Battle of Puebla on May 5th, 1862


GRADES 1 & 2: Students are currently learning vocabulary related animals who live on the farm (la granja). Students will be learning the song "El Viejo MacDonald" (Old MacDonald) which will reinforce the new vocabulary.
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GRADES 3: Students are currently learning vocabulary related animals who live on the farm (la granja). Students will be learning the song "El Viejo MacDonald" (Old MacDonald) which will reinforce the new vocabulary. Our class will be creating their own farm by each illustrating one of the animals learned in class. 
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GRADE 4: Students are currently learning vocabulary related animals who live on the farm (la granja). Students will be learning the song "El Viejo MacDonald" (Old MacDonald) which will reinforce the new vocabulary. We will also be learning vocabulary associated with "los animales salvajes" (wild animals)

GRADE 5:
Students are learning to conjugate verbs which end in "-ar", "-er" and "-ir". A basic vocabulary list was taught and students practiced forming simple sentences. This is done in preparation for 6th grade grammar that will be learned in September.

GRADE 6: Students are learning about "La Ropa" (clothing). We are learning the vocabulary associated with shopping. Students learn that by learning Spanish, they can better communicate when traveling on vacation. 

GRADE 7:  Students are learning about vocabulary associated with "Mi Casa" (my house). Students are learning to identify rooms and describe the items in each room. 

8TH GRADE: Students are learning vocabulary associated to "El Aeropuerto" (The Airport). Students learn the value of practical communication in Spanish.


Please feel free to e-mail me at mmurphy5632@stpeterspw.org