Babies, whether in snowy dens, warm lagoons, cozy nests, or living rooms, are nurtured and nuzzled. These beautiful images of animal and human families will capture the imagination of even the youngest readers.Los bebés, ya sea en guaridas de nieve, lagunas cálidas, nidos acogedores o salas de estar, son criados y acariciados.Estas bellas imágenes de familias capturarán la imaginación de los más jóvenes lectores.
During the early days of the Great Depression, New York City's first Puerto Rican librarian, Pura Belprâe, introduces the public library to immigrants living in El Barrio and hosts the neighborhood's first Three Kings' Day fiesta.
Correlated to Basic Spanish, this worktext provides current and prospective elementary and secondary school teachers, including ESL teachers, with a basic knowledge of Spanish. Applied presentation features realistic dialogues, personalized questions, situational role-plays, and realia-based activities that correspond grammatically with those in Basic Spanish. Practical, specialized vocabulary includes terms essential for communicating in classroom and school settings, an in-text audio CD, and Un paso maacute;s sections that offer additional vocabulary practice and realia-based activities. Cultural focus highlights Hispanic customs and traditions relevant to the subject matter of the lesson, in Notas culturales sections. Comprehension checks begin with comprehension questions on the dialogues in the Diacute;game section that follows the vocabulary lists in the worktext, and end with pair activities in the Hablemos section for immediate reinforcement. Convenient Phrasebooks provide vocabulary words and phrases found in the worktext for quick, on-the-job reference.