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¡Vívelo! Beginning Spanish, 1st Edition

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Una forma fresca y dinámica de aprender español

¡Vívelo! Le quita el estrés de aprender español ofreciendo un enfoque novedoso. Los autores ponen énfasis en lo que usted ya sabe y lo que puede hacer con el lenguaje que ya conoce. Esto incluye actividades que son diseñadas para animarle a hacer comparaciones culturales y conexiones. Las actividades tal como búsquedas distintivas, vacío de información y rompecabezas, se incorporan a lo largo de los capítulos para fomentar una mejor comprensión de lo que significa con su propósito.Contiene actividades diseñadas a ayudarle a hacer comparaciones culturales y conexiones

  • Promueve aprendizaje a largo plazo y los hábitos de aprendizaje para toda la vida
  • Ofrece estrategias para facilitar el procesamiento de las estructuras avanzadas

¡Vívelo destaca contenidos y aprendizaje experimental para que usted adquiera una comprensión más fuerte del español.

ENGLISH DESCRIPTION

A fresh and dynamic approach to learning Spanish

¡Vívelo! takes the stress out of learning Spanish by offering a novel approach. The authors put the emphasis on what you already know and can readily do with the language. It includes activities that are designed to encourage you to make cultural comparisons and connections. The activities, such as signature searches, information gap and jigsaw, are incorporated throughout the chapters to encourage a better comprehension of meaning with a purpose.

  • Contains activities designed to help you to make cultural comparisons and connections
  • Encourages long-term retention and life-long learning habits
  • Offers strategies to facilitate processing of advanced structures

¡Vívelo! highlights content and experiential learning to better empower you to gain a stronger understanding of Spanish.

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Table of Contents

Investigación preliminary

Capitulo 1: Los compañeros y la clase

Capitulo 2: Más allá de la clase

Capitulo 3: El mundo hispano

Capitulo 4: El mundo hispano en tu vida

Capitulo 5: Lo que influye en la formación de una cultura y sociedad

Capitulo 6: Costumbres sociales y culturales

Capitulo 7: El arte y lo objetivo

Capitulo 8: El arte y la interpretación

Capitulo 9: Los días feriados

Capitulo 10: Perspectivas distintas

Capitulo 11: Los avances tecnológicos

Capitulo 12: Perspectivas globales

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The Wiley Advantage

  • Each chapter opens with an Adelante section, a list of easily recognizable cognates with activities that establish context and engage student's right from the start.
  • Vívelo: Cultura and Contextos y perspectivas aids students cultural awareness by reflecting on their own cultures and the cultures of the Spanish-speaking world.
  • The role of culture is maximized throughout the text to assist in the breakdown of ethnocentric interpretations and suspension of ethnocentricism; a principle objective of ¡Vivelo!
  • Retrato de la clase sections offer students the chance to become familiar with each other through interactive activities, creating a sense of class identity and a willingness to communicate.
  • Content in the book is linked to real world, up-to-date knowledge, experiences, and events via online connections.
  • Textbook and workbook tasks are varied to offer all students opportunities to learn in ways that will be most successful to them.
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Instructors Resources
Wiley Instructor Companion Site
Vivelo! 1e: Beginning Spanish Annotated Instructor's Edition
Annotated Instructor's Edition to accompany ¡Vivelo! 1st edition.
Vivelo 1e Video DVD
The video consists of text-specifice and culturally-oriented segments correlated to activities in the chapter ending video section. Throughout the segments, students will watch real-life interactions between native speakers of Spanish in the US and abroad, in professional and social settings, in order to explore cultural topics presented in the textbook. The video is complimentary for instructors and can be purchased by students. It is also available digitally in WileyPLUS.
Vivelo, Beginning Spanish Audio
The Lab Audio Program is coordinated with the Activities Manual. The audio program is available on CD or digitally in WileyPLUS for students and instructors. The audio transcript is included on the book Companion Site and in WileyPLUS.
Book Companion Site for Instructors
The Book Companion Site for Instructors: www.wiley.com/college/young, offers instructors online resources including Word and computerized versions of the testing program and digital test audio files. It also includes Lab Audio files, and online PowerPoint presentations for all sections of the chapters, answer keys for the Activities Manual and audio transcripts of the Lab Audio, sample syllabi, and guidelines for using the video.
Available Materials
by Dolly J. Young, Jane E. Berne, Carla Whitley Grebert
978-0-471-72777-4
April 2010, ©2011, Paperback
The Activities Manual links reading and writing, builds vocabulary, practices grammar, and helps students develop personal expression and composition skills through a variety of written and aural activities. Some activities  are self-correcting and the answer key appears at the end of the manual. Listening strands for the aural activities are available on the Lab Audio Program, or digitally on WileyPLUS.
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Students Resources
Wiley Student Companion Site
Vivelo, Beginning Spanish Audio
The Lab Audio Program is coordinated with the Activities Manual. The audio program is available on CD or digitally in WileyPLUS for students and instructors. The audio transcript is included on the book Companion Site and in WileyPLUS.
Book Companion Site for Students
The Book Companion Site for Students: www.wiley.com/college/young, offers students complimentary self-tests, Internet discovery activities, and audio flashcards.
Available Materials
by Dolly J. Young, Jane E. Berne, Carla Whitley Grebert
978-0-471-72777-4
April 2010, ©2011, Paperback
The Activities Manual links reading and writing, builds vocabulary, practices grammar, and helps students develop personal expression and composition skills through a variety of written and aural activities. Some activities  are self-correcting and the answer key appears at the end of the manual. Listening strands for the aural activities are available on the Lab Audio Program, or digitally on WileyPLUS.
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Purchase Options
Wiley E-Text   
¡Vívelo!: Beginning Spanish
ISBN : 978-0-470-56392-2
July 2010, ©2011
$103.50   BUY

Loose-leaf   
¡Vívelo! Beginning Spanish, Binder Ready Version
ISBN : 978-0-470-55649-8
640 pages
January 2010, ©2011
$159.95   BUY

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¡Vívelo!: Beginning Spanish
ISBN : 978-0-471-72776-7
640 pages
January 2010, ©2011
$227.95   BUY

Paperback   
Vivelo 1st Edition Beginning Spanish Binder Ready Version with Binder and Activites Manual Set
ISBN : 978-0-470-61368-9
November 2009, ©2011
$242.95   BUY

Hardcover   
Vivelo 1st Edition Beginning Spanish with Activities Manual Set
ISBN : 978-0-470-61365-8
November 2009, ©2011
$290.95   BUY

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