Power-Glide Junior Course for Spanish (for 5th-8th grade)
Created to help progressing readers, typically 5th through 8th grade, the new Power-Glide Junior course starts at the beginning and moves at an age-appropriate pace. Activities are created with the pacing word choice, linguistic sophistication and adventure story that will keep the upper elementary age child wanting more. The Junior Course includes multi-sensory activities for all types of learners. Instead of using boring rote memorization and mind-numbing drills, this course gets children excited about communicating in another language. The adventure story, the variety of learning activities, and the simplified teaching methods are all designed to make learning interesting and fun. The Power-Glide Junior Course is the perfect next step after taking the Children's course, or a first step on the way to fluency for the young reader. Available for 2 years of curriculum in Spanish, and 1 year in French.
Power-Glide Children's Course for Spanish (for Pre K-4th grade)
The Power-Glide Children's Course was designed for children Pre K - 4th grade. Course activities are designed specifically with these learners in mind and include matching games, story telling, speaking, drawing, creative thinking, acting, and guessing - all things which children do for fun. Children who complete this course can expect to understand an impressive amount of language, including several common phrases, some complete sentences, numbers, colors, body parts, and instructions for drawing and acting. They will also be able to understand stories told all or mostly in the language, to re-tell these stories using the language themselves, and to make up stories of their own using words and sentence patterns they have learned. After completion, your children will be well prepared to continue learning at a more advanced level, and they will have the foundation that will make learning at that level just as fun and interesting as in this course. Available for 3 levels of curriculum in Spanish, French, and German, and for 1 Level in Latin.
Spanish For Children
Already a proven home-study program, the Language for Children series is making noise with this updated, integrated book-plus-audio edition. Along with its charming visuals and lively activities, the series now provides in CD format the stimulating sounds of language to entice preschoolers through primary graders into learning a second language. Cute, catchy songs and the humorous, serial adventures of SuperCat are sure to captivate the imagination and foster language acquisition. Each set in the series contains an 80-page full-color activity book coordinated with two 60-minute CDs as well as a Parent/Instructor CD packed with helpful tips. Together children and parents can master basic language skills, including making introductions, counting from 1 to 20, and describing objects. The perfect package for parents and teachers who want to familiarize three- to nine-year olds with foreign languages and cultures.
The Twisted Doors (Las Puertas Retorcidas) by Dr. Kathie Dior The Scariest Way in the World to Learn and Listen to Spanish!
Whoever heard of of curling up on a nice, soft, warm couch to actually enjoy learning Spanish? The first chapters are a warm-up, but you must learn them well or else! Then, hang on tight to your pillow, for this will be the scariest way in the world to learn a language! The Twisted Doors is a bilingual Spanish-English illustrated mystery and grammar combined with an accompanying audio CD. Just read along and listen to the captivating mystery and improve or perfect your comprehension of spoken Spanish! Suitable for beginners, intermediates, self-learners, it offers educational material as taught at Purdue University's Gifted Education Resource Institute, and the French version was among the top 10 French resources picked by Laura K. Lawless for About.com, and received an AATF's editor rating of 5 Fleurs de lis. Each edition includes 46 chapters, 165 pages, 2-sided printing on 8½ X 10¾ high-quality paper, 37 victorian-like ink illustrations, and an audio CD with 46 tracks compatible with PC CD-ROMs, Mac CD-ROMs, car, portable, and home stereos. A package of 10 is also available for schools and teachers.
Musical Spanish - Lessons for the Road
Take it with you! While you drive....while you jog.... New all audio learning program from Musical Spanish! 2 CD set contains 2 and 1/2 hours (145 minutes) of music and Spanish instruction, including the 10 songs from the Musical Spanish book and CD-ROM.
Learn fast and easy through pop music. Simple, effective, and makes use of both right and left brain learning. Lessons for the Road is designed to teach students of all abilities to converse in Spanish, without using a textbook. Learn from the words and music to songs like La Bamba and Guantanamera, with accompanying Spanish lessons designed to make learning as effortless as possible! Includes 2 audio CDs (2 and 1/2 hours) with 10 songs & 40 audio Spanish lessons.
Spanish Verbs 101
This new program adds 51 more verbs to the previous Learn Spanish Verbs Fast set in an all new audio program. With five hours of verb instruction on four CDs with a 36 page booklet, this is an excellent beginner to intermediate student program. It provides Spanish and English pronunciations for six conjugations, with an interactive format and catchy new rhythms that encourage active rather than passive learning (no falling asleep while learning your verbs!). Spanish Verbs 101 presents the 101 most used verbs in all conjugations, in their present, past (preterite and imperfect), and future tenses as well as past and present participles, and is easy to understand, paced for maximum interactivity and learning. It also contains activities section to help the student reinforce what they've learned. Learning verbs has never been so easy! Four CDs and a 36 page booklet.
Spanish Now Textbook/Workbook
This comprehensive text emphasizes the language as it is spoken today. Students are
also treated to the richness of Spanish culture, both past and contemporary, and an introduction to Hispanic culture in the Americas. Helpful learning features include: sample answers, graded exercises, a pronunciation guide, and bi-lingual glossaries that help make Spanish easy. Amusing illustrations, puzzles, and cartoons make learning fun.
Teach Me Spanish for Children A Musical Journey Through the Day
Give your children a jump-start on learning a foreign language by using the stories and familiar tunes from the Teach Me learning series as instructional tool! Children aged 2-12 can learn languages with ease and humor using this innovative book and audio set, which teaches numbers, the alphabet, days of the week, everyday phrases and more! The CDs feature familiar tunes sung by native children accompanied by professional musicians, and come with a delightfully illustrated 20-page book suitable for coloring which includes all song lyrics and translations. Songs included: The More We Get Together, Are You Sleeping?, Head, Shoulders, Knees & Toes, Rain Song Medley, Numbers & Alphabet, Mary Had a Little Lamb, One Elephant, La Bamba, La Cucaracha, The Wheels on the Car, Hush Little Baby, I Love to Go a Wandering, Jack & Jill, Six Little Ducks, Oh! Susanna, Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star, El Sereno, and Buenas Noches Mis Amigos.
Teach Me More Spanish for Children A Musical Journey Through the Year
More songs, more learning, more fun! Teach Me More continues the learning adventure with more songs and an advanced vocabulary. The second level celebrates the seasons and introduces you to the beach, the zoo, a museum and celebrates the holidays and a birthday party. The More series includes a delightfully illustrated book with song lyrics and translations in English. For children ages 2 and up. With 18 favorite songs including De Colores, Going to the Zoo, Baa Baa Black Sheep, Simon Says, Silent Night, Months of the Year, and many more!
Let's Learn Spanish Picture Dictionary
Created by leading educators, these colorful, large-size dictionaries introduce beginning language learners to more than 1,550 commonly taught basic words. Each Let's Learn Language Picture Dictionary in the series boasts 30 delightful two-page spreads that vividly illustrate the meanings of words. Fun-filled panoramas focus on scenes familiar to children aged three through eight, such as home life, the classroom, city life, sports, the zoo, and even outer space! Learners will love to revisit these detailed depictions of people, places, actions, and objects, each time improving their recall. Featured words are set off with individual illustrations and definitions to help learners at various levels build vocabulary. Includes an index and glossary of all the individually illustrated words. An ideal selection of first word books for parents and teachers who want to encourage second language acquisition.
Spanish English Learning Game
Are you looking for a fun way to learn Spanish or English? Are you interested in learning Spanish or English while interacting with family and friends? If you answered yes, then Spanish English Learning Game may be just what you have been searching for. Spanish English Leaning Game is a board game similar to Monopoly that allows children of all ages to learn while having fun. Players roll dice and move around a board. They pick cards from four categories and try to guess the word based on the picture. The game includes an audio CD to master pronunciation. By turning the learning experience into an interactive game, people enjoy themselves and learn faster than through conventional lessons.
Scrabble in Spanish
Classic Scrabble fun for Spanish-speaking players! Juguemos! Play the classic crossword game played by millions around the world in Spanish. Use your seven letters to build crosswords, and use bonus spaces to add to your score. Different letter values correspond with Spanish language usage. With genuine wooden letter tiles and racks; for 2 to 4 players.
Monopoly in Spanish
Now play Monopoly in Spanish - buy real estate, collect rents, build hotels - but don't go broke! Own it all in high style as you play the world's most popular board game with wooden houses and hotels, gold-tone tokens, Title Deed carousel, Banker's tray and deluxe graphics. 2-10 players.