K.E.Y.S.

2019-20 Class Selection

Please click on the class name to access the following information for a class: Description, Textbook, Prerequisite and Supply Fee.

Class Name Teacher Start Date End Date Days Times Grade # Seats Avail. Monthly Fee Select Class
Chinese I

Chinese I

Description
TBA

Textbooks and Supply List
TBA

Prerequisite
none

Supply Fee
TBA

Xianghan Gordon 9-5-2019 5-21-2020 Tue, Thur 8:30 am - 9:25 am 8-12 15 $53.00
French I

French I

Description
As the official language of over 50 million people scattered over 40 countries and territories French is a window on the world and more relevant than ever in our global economy. This introductory course incorporates National Foreign language Standards (SOLS) and allows students to take their first steps into learning a foreign language. With emphasis on communication students use all levels of thinking skills e.g. repeating, recognizing, and recalling as well as applying, creating and predicting. Students participate in a variety of Interactive exercises that facilitate readiness, increase listening comprehension and pronunciation ability through ear-training and vocalization. The intentional use of authentic target language sources equips the student to use French appropriately in practical real-world contexts.

Textbooks and Supply List
[List Updated 06/07/2019]
N.B. TEXTBOOKS WILL BE AVAILABLE to rent ($5.00/year) [To be returned at end of school yr.]
Discovering French Nouveau Bleu 1, Valette, Jean-Paul, Valette, Rebecca M.
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH) 2006;
SBN 13: 9780618656516 (978-0-618-65651-6)
ISBN: 0618656510 (0-618-65651-0)

N.B. WORKBOOKS WILL BE AVAILABLE for purchase (approx. $9.00 ea.)
Discovering French Nouveau! -Bleu 1 - Workbook - '04 edition
ISBN13: 978018298259 ISBN10: 0618298258

Supplies [Students should purchase the following personal supplies individually]
2" three-ring binder
1 set of notebook dividers with tabs
lined loose-leaf paper
Set of colored pencils
ball point pens:- (1) red ink; (1) blue ink (1 black)
2 black dry-erase markers
Index cards
Internet access to teacher-generated posts, self-assessments and assignments (Dedicated website to be announced / Quizlet etc).

Prerequisite
None

Supply Fee
$10.00 payable to the instructor on the first day of school

Marsha Brown 9-5-2019 5-21-2020 Tue, Thur 8:30 am - 9:25 am 8-12 6 $53.00
ASL IV

ASL IV

Description
Storytelling, Drama, and Music - In Deaf culture, storytelling, music and drama skills are highly valued. Up until now students have been introduced to various signs, mouth morphemes, non-manual markers and a plethora of classifiers. Storytelling can be combined with other art forms. The fruit born by the vital, contemporary storytelling movement includes the development of ways to combine storytelling with drama, music and dance. This class will be provided opportunities to identify basic ASL storytelling techniques. They will be introducing key elements used in ASL storytelling, music and drama to show how to adapt literature so that one can present an ASL version of a story.

Textbooks and Supply List
There is no required text however the instructor will provide copies of necessary material as handouts for that particular class concept.

Prerequisite
ASL III

Supply Fee
$15.00 - In addition, students will need to pay a $25 deposit for the MOST trip, payable to KEYS, at the time of registration.

R. Michael Ayers 9-5-2019 5-21-2020 Tue, Thur 8:30 am - 9:25 am 11-12 8 $53.00
ASL III

ASL III

Description
This course builds on the foundation of ASL 1 & 2 through an in-depth study of American Sign Language. Continued studies include the use of mouth morphemes, constructive dialogue and constructive action in daily conversations and narratives. In addition, the students learn how to “describe” items/movements using ASL adjectives and adverbs respectively. Strategies include the study of ASL language structures, “voice off” conversations, translating English into ASL, translating ASL into English, teaming/interpreting games, book reports, DVD lessons and stories, deaf guest speakers, performances and outreach activities.

Textbooks and Supply List
There is no required text however the instructor will provide copies of necessary material as handouts for that particular class concept.

Prerequisite
ASLI and II or a foundational knowledge of ASL is required.

Supply Fee
$15

R. Michael Ayers 9-5-2019 5-21-2020 Tue, Thur 9:30 am - 10:25 am 9-12 2 $53.00
Spanish II A

Spanish II A

Description
Spanish is the second most spoken language internationally. It is the official language of twenty-one countries, and it is spoken by over forty-five million people in the United States. Spanish II further exposes the student to the Spanish language, building on the foundation established in Spanish I. Reading, speaking, and writing will reach a more advanced level of comprehension and application.

Textbooks and Supply List
VISTAS (hardcover, 4th edition, 2012) by Vista Higher Learning, ISBN: 978-1-60576-881-6
English Grammar for Students of Spanish by Emily Spinelli

2” three-ring binder with three dividers
lined loose-leaf paper
pencils with good erasers
2 black dry erase markers
1 red pen
1 blue pen
index cards for making vocabulary flash cards
internet access to the websites Quizlet and PowerSchool Learning

Prerequisite
Spanish I from KEYS or permission from Señora Delgado (If your student did not take Spanish I at KEYS last year, please contact Señora Delgado before registering for this class at Ileana.f.delgado@icloud.com)

Supply Fee
$10 payable to the instructor on the first day of school

Ileana Delgado 9-5-2019 5-21-2020 Tue, Thur 9:30 am - 10:25 am 8-12 1 $53.00
Spanish I A

Spanish I A

Description
Spanish is the second most spoken language internationally. It is the official language of twenty-one countries, and it is spoken by over forty-five million people in the United States. Spanish I offers an introduction to the basic elements of the language –pronunciation, vocabulary, and grammar. A foundation of the language will be established focusing on listening, reading, and vocabulary development.

Textbooks and Supply List
VISTAS (hardcover, 4th edition, 2012) by Vista Higher Learning, ISBN: 978-1-60576-881-6
English Grammar for Students of Spanish by Emily Spinelli

2” three-ring binder with three dividers
lined loose-leaf paper
pencils with good erasers
2 black dry erase markers
1 red pen
1 blue pen
index cards for making vocabulary flash cards
Internet access to the websites Quizlet and PowerSchool Learning

Prerequisite
English grammar proficiency

Supply Fee
$10 payable to the instructor on the first day of school

Ileana Delgado 9-5-2019 5-21-2020 Tue, Thur 10:30 am - 11:25 am 8-12 1 $53.00
ASL I A

ASL I A

Description
This high school course is an introduction to the study of the language of the Deaf (American Sign Language). ASL is a complete visual, gestural language capable of expressing every idea and emotion. The course emphasizes the use of space, facial expressions, and a wide sign vocabulary. In addition, Level 1 begins the study of ASL grammar and Deaf Culture, as well as an introduction to outreach ministries to the Deaf. Strategies include the study of ASL grammatical structures and syntax, teaming games, vocabulary builders, video exercises, Deaf guest speakers, performances, and outreach activities. Students younger than Grade 8 need instructor's approval to enroll.

Textbooks and Supply List
Signing Naturally Units 1-6 Student Set – ISBN: 978-1-58121-210-5

Prerequisite
None

Supply Fee
$15

R. Michael Ayers 9-5-2019 5-21-2020 Tue, Thur 10:30 am - 11:25 am 8-12 0 $53.00
ASL II A

ASL II A

Description
This course is a continuation of ASL – Level 1 and the use of American Sign Language in communicating with the Deaf. Continued studies include ASL rules of grammar, syntax and semantics. Emphasis is directed towards the development of clear, conceptually accurate signing. Strategies include the study of ASL language structures, translating English into ASL, teaming games, vocabulary builders, DVD lessons and stories, deaf guest speakers, performances and outreach activities.

Textbooks and Supply List
ISBN: 978-1581212105
Signing Naturally: Student Workbook, Units 1-6 (Book & DVDs) 2008
by Cheri Smith(Author), Ella Mae Lentz(Author), Ken Mikos(Author)

Prerequisite
ASL I or a basic working knowledge of ASL

Supply Fee
$15

R. Michael Ayers 9-5-2019 5-21-2020 Tue, Thur 12:30 pm - 1:25 pm 9-12 0 $53.00
Spanish II B

Spanish II B

Description
Spanish is the second most spoken language internationally. It is the official language of twenty-one countries, and it is spoken by over forty-five million people in the United States. Spanish II further exposes the student to the Spanish language, building on the foundation established in Spanish I. Reading, speaking, and writing will reach a more advanced level of comprehension and application.

Textbooks and Supply List
VISTAS (hardcover, 4th edition, 2012) by Vista Higher Learning, ISBN: 978-1-60576-881-6
English Grammar for Students of Spanish by Emily Spinelli

2” three-ring binder with three dividers
lined loose-leaf paper
pencils with good erasers
2 black dry erase markers
1 red pen
1 blue pen
index cards for making vocabulary flash cards
internet access to the websites Quizlet and PowerSchool Learning

Prerequisite
Spanish I from KEYS or permission from Señora Delgado (If your student did not take Spanish I at KEYS last year, please contact Señora Delgado before registering for this class at Ileana.f.delgado@icloud.com)

Supply Fee
$10 payable to the instructor on the first day of school

Ileana Delgado 9-5-2019 5-21-2020 Tue, Thur 12:30 pm - 1:25 pm 8-12 9 $53.00
ASL II B

ASL II B

Description
This course is a continuation of ASL – Level 1 and the use of American Sign Language in communicating with the Deaf. Continued studies include ASL rules of grammar, syntax and semantics. Emphasis is directed towards the development of clear, conceptually accurate signing. Strategies include the study of ASL language structures, translating English into ASL, teaming games, vocabulary builders, DVD lessons and stories, deaf guest speakers, performances and outreach activities.

Textbooks and Supply List
ISBN: 978-1581212105
Signing Naturally: Student Workbook, Units 1-6 (Book & DVDs) 2008
by Cheri Smith(Author), Ella Mae Lentz(Author), Ken Mikos(Author)

Prerequisite
ASL I or a basic working knowledge of ASL

Supply Fee
$15

R. Michael Ayers 9-5-2019 5-21-2020 Tue, Thur 1:30 pm - 2:25 pm 9-12 0 $53.00
Spanish III/IV

Spanish III/IV

Description
In Spanish III all the main verb constructions needed to communicate in Spanish will be completed. Spanish IV prepares the student to be more competitive on college applications. This course emphasizes reading comprehension, writing and practical conversation.

Textbooks and Supply List
(Before purchasing used books online, please check the condition. The
answers to the exercises should not be written in the book.)
*Spanish III
VISTAS (2 nd edition, 2005) by Vista Higher Learning, ISBN 1-59334-340-X
English Grammar for Students of Spanish by Emily Spinelli
*Spanish IV
Spanish for Mastery 3 (1988 by D.C. Heath and Company)
Susana y Javier en Sudamérica (2002) by Marvin and Carol Wasserman

2” three-ring binder with three dividers
Lined loose-leaf paper
Pencils with good eraser
1 red pen and 1 blue pen
index cards for making vocabulary flash cards
internet access to the websites Quizlet and PowerSchool Learning

Prerequisite
Spanish II or III from KEYS or permission from Señora Delgado (If your student did not take Spanish II or III at KEYS last year, please contact Señora Delgado before registering for this class at ileana.f.delgado@icloud.com)

Supply Fee
$10 payable to the instructor on the first day of school

Ileana Delgado 9-5-2019 5-21-2020 Tue, Thur 1:30 pm - 2:25 pm 10-12 8 $53.00
ASL I B

ASL I B

Description
This high school course is an introduction to the study of the language of the Deaf (American Sign Language). ASL is a complete visual, gestural language capable of expressing every idea and emotion. The course emphasizes the use of space, facial expressions, and a wide sign vocabulary. In addition, Level 1 begins the study of ASL grammar and Deaf Culture, as well as an introduction to outreach ministries to the Deaf. Strategies include the study of ASL grammatical structures and syntax, teaming games, vocabulary builders, video exercises, Deaf guest speakers, performances, and outreach activities. Students younger than Grade 8 need instructor's approval to enroll.

Textbooks and Supply List
Signing Naturally Units 1-6 Student Set – ISBN: 978-1-58121-210-5

Prerequisite
None

Supply Fee
$15

R. Michael Ayers 9-5-2019 5-21-2020 Tue, Thur 2:30 pm - 3:25 pm 8-12 1 $53.00
Spanish I B

Spanish I B

Description
Spanish is the second most spoken language internationally. It is the official language of twenty-one countries, and it is spoken by over forty-five million people in the United States. Spanish I offers an introduction to the basic elements of the language –pronunciation, vocabulary, and grammar. A foundation of the language will be established focusing on listening, reading, and vocabulary

Textbooks and Supply List
VISTAS (hardcover, 4th edition, 2012) by Vista Higher Learning, ISBN: 978-1-60576-881-6
English Grammar for Students of Spanish by Emily Spinelli

2” three-ring binder with three dividers
lined loose-leaf paper
pencils with good erasers
2 black dry erase markers
1 red pen
1 blue pen
index cards for making vocabulary flash cards
Internet access to the websites Quizlet and PowerSchool Learning

Prerequisite
English grammar proficiency

Supply Fee
$10 payable to the instructor on the first day of school

Ileana Delgado 9-5-2019 5-21-2020 Tue, Thur 2:30 pm - 3:25 pm 8-12 13 $53.00
Russian III/IV

Russian III/IV

Description
The goal of the combined class is to continue to expand basic grammar, vocabulary, and conversational skills. Students will explore various themes to reach new personal levels of fluency through original Russian language texts, dialogues, and oral presentations.

Textbooks and Supply List
Golosa Book 2

Prerequisite
Russian I and II or permission of the instructor.

Supply Fee
$20

Sveta Spear 9-5-2019 5-21-2020 Tue, Thur 2:30 pm - 3:25 pm 9-12 12 $53.00