Español con peliculas
Intermediate students can practice their Spanish comprehension, and discover new aspects of Spanish and Latin American culture, using the authentic films in this series.
Each volume in the series Español con peliculas is designed to turn an authentic Spanish-language film into a vibrant and engaging learning tool for adults and young adults.
Each reader contains a full-length DVD of a popular Spanish or Argentine film, accompanied by a wealth of additional information and support, and a full array of before, during, and after viewing activities.
Each Español con peliculas reader contains a Student Viewing Guide, complete with background information--about the making, cultural landscape, and reception of the film--and helpful viewing tips. These readers provide helpful scaffolding for any student eager to improve her language abilities through film.
Each reader also includes a teaching guide with more than 70 pages of classroom activities, including before/during/after activities, language lessons inspired by the film, and cultural extension activities.
Instructors can fully incorporate each film into their course--assigning homework and classwork from the text, and building on the language and culture of the film using the included suggested activities.
La plaza del diamante plus DVD
It is 1928 in Barcelona, and the Spanish Civil War will soon begin. Natalia, a young woman from the neighborhood of Garcia, watches as her city and her life are shaped by the war and its aftermath.
Samy y yo plus DVD
Samuel Goldstein is approaching 40, and his life just isn’t what he thought it would be. When an exciting actress enters his life unexpectedly, will Samy be able to turn things around and follow his dreams before his next birthday?
El viaje a ninguna parte plus DVD
Comedian Carlos Galván travels the Spanish countryside with his father, don Arturo, and his son, Carlito, trying to win over an audience that has been captivated by the movies.