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- ISBN: 9780073534404 | 0073534404
- Cover: Paperback
- Copyright: 1/8/2010
Increase students' ability to comprehend spoken Spanish; express their ideas & opinions; and analyze cultural perspectives while challenging fixed beliefs and cultural stereotypes. These outcomes motivated the respected author team of Asi lo veo, the first Intermediate Spanish program to use a documentary, filmed specifically for the program, as the basis for instruction and learning. Since a documentary captures real situations and personal perspectives it is the perfect vehicle for increasing student engagement. With Asi lo veo, the documentary motivates the presentation of contentvocabulary, grammar, and cultureand by extension, the learning. Specifically, Asi lo veo documents how six Spanish speakers view timely, provocative themes. Because these are everyday people, not actors, they bring unscripted, real language as well as fresh ideas to the context of learning Spanish. Asi lo veo also meets students where they are, online, by providing all digital tools in one place, Centro, including a fully interactive eText.