Ready for RICA

Author: James Zarrillo
Publisher: Pearson
ISBN: 0134205197
Release Date: 2016-01-08
Genre: Education

NOTE: Used books, rentals, and purchases made outside of Pearson If purchasing or renting from companies other than Pearson, the access codes for the Enhanced Pearson eText may not be included, may be incorrect, or may be previously redeemed. Check with the seller before completing your purchase. This package includes the Enhanced Pearson eText and bound book. Test-taking strategies and content area reviews for successfully passing California's Reading Instruction Competence Assessment (RICA). Thousands of students have used previous editions of James J. Zarrillo's Ready for RICA to successfully prepare for the RICA. Now the new edition continues to provide test-taking strategies and helpful reviews of all 15 content areas and includes five significant new components: 1) Learning Outcomes in each chapter help readers focus on what they should accomplish by studying that chapter; 2) Chapter Summaries offer Test Taking Tips that re-state essential information and highlight key instructional strategies; 3) a new chapter, Ten Days to RICA, guides readers in what they should study during the last 10 days before they take the test; 4) 13 videos of the author offer insight on the most important information and instructional strategies; and 5) a new Glossary includes a dictionary of 210 reading-related words and phrases. This is the essential guide for all California Multiple Teaching Credential candidates required to take the RICA. The Enhanced Pearson eText features embedded videos. Improve mastery and retention with the Enhanced Pearson eText* The Enhanced Pearson eText provides a rich, interactive learning environment designed to improve student mastery of content. The Enhanced Pearson eText is: Engaging. The new interactive, multimedia learning features were developed by the authors and other subject-matter experts to deepen and enrich the learning experience. Convenient. Enjoy instant online access from your computer or download the Pearson eText App to read on or offline on your iPad�and Android� tablet.* Affordable. The Enhanced Pearson eText may be purchased stand-alone for 50-60% less than a print bound book. * The Enhanced eText features are only available in the Pearson eText format. They are not available in third-party eTexts or downloads. *The Pearson eText App is available on Google Play and in the App Store. It requires Android OS 3.1-4, a 7" or 10" tablet, or iPad iOS 5.0 or later. 0134205197 / 9780134205199 Ready for RICA: A Test Preparation Guide for California's Reading Instruction Competence Assessment, Enhanced Pearson eText -- Access Card Package Package consists of: 0134146352 / 9780134146355 Ready for Revised RICA: A Test Preparation Guide for California's Reading Instruction Competence Assessment 013420624X / 9780134206240 Ready for Revised RICA: A Test Preparation Guide for California's Reading Instruction Competence Assessment, Enhanced Pearson eText -- Access Card

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El Cine Documental

Author: Stasie C. Harrington
Publisher: Focus
ISBN: 1585108251
Release Date: 2016-11-07
Genre: Spanish language

El cine documental is an innovative intermediate/advanced textbook that provides students with the tools needed to communicate accurately and appropriately in Spanish. Learning is centered on cultural themes related to thought-provoking documentaries from around the Spanish-speaking world. Through the culturally rich and linguistically authentic medium of documentary film, El cine documental provides the experience of listening to many varieties of authentic speech in context, and stimulates conversation and critical thinking by immersing students in the target cultures. Organized to provide scaffolding for students as they develop their skills in listening, speaking, reading, and writing, each chapter includes five sections: Ver, Leer, Escuchar, Escribir, and Expandir. Features: Authentic, engaging, culturally rich materials that develop students translingual and transcultural competence and prepare them for participation in a global society. Authentic input related to each chapter theme is provided in the form of: a documentary film depicting contemporary and historical topics from a variety of Spanish-speaking countries. Themes include the environment; sports; globalization; poverty, hopes, and dreams; immigration; human rights; war and peace; and feminism. a reading from a variety of genres: blog posts, newspaper articles, poetry, and short stories. video interviews that students conduct with native Spanish speakers from the local community and a contemporary song related to the chapter theme. Pre-, during, and post-viewing/reading/listening activities that guide and scaffold students interaction with multimedia input (films, readings, and songs) and develop their language skills. All activities are contextualized, meaningful, and directly related to the chapter themes. End-of-chapter, learner-driven activities that require students to demonstrate their ability to integrate and put into practice their linguistic skills and cultural knowledge and understanding via oral presentations, debates, and a process-oriented writing assignment with a real-world purpose and audience. An electronic workbook with detailed grammatical explanations for each grammar topic (four per chapter) and auto-correcting practice activities that provide additional vocabulary exposure. The Documentary Films: America Latina y el Caribe: Riqueza viva Rumbo a las grandes ligas / Road to the Big Leagues Por que quebro McDonald s en Bolivia? / Fast Food off the Shelf La mina del diablo / The Devil s Miner Cual es el camino a casa? / Which Way Home? Nuestros desaparecidos / Our Disappeared La Sierra Nosotras, centroamericanas Films not included. To see list of sources for purchase, rental or other means of accessing the films please visit www.hackettpublishing.com."