Imágenes, Enhanced Edition, 2nd Edition

  • Debbie Rusch Boston College
  • Marcela Domínguez
  • Lucía Caycedo Garner University of Wisconsin, Emerita
  • ISBN-10: 1111356505
  • ISBN-13: 9781111356507
  • 448 Pages Hardcover 
  • Previous Editions: 2007, 2003
  • © 2012 | Published
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About The Solution

Overview

IMÁGENES has been upgraded to an ENHANCED second edition. IMÁGENES is now completely integrated with its very own iLrn™: Heinle Learning Center course (an all-in-one online solution for the introductory Spanish course). ¡ IMÁGENES takes an integrated-skills approach and offers a strong emphasis on developing oral proficiency and cultural awareness and appreciation. The text’s reduced scope and sequence combined with ample practice make it well suited for courses with fewer contact hours. All of this has now been enhanced through the integration of iLrn: Heinle Learning Center.


Features/Benefits

  • Revised grammar sequence reinforces the introduction of the preterite in Chapters 6 and 7 by immediately presenting the preterite and imperfect contrast in Chapters 8 and 9; covers the subjunctive in Chapters 10 and 11; and now presents comparisons of equality and inequality as well as formal and familiar commands in Chapter 12.
  • Activities following each grammar point reinforce the concept by motivating students to practice.
  • Visually enhanced grammar presentations clarify the structures with two-column charts featuring examples, drawings, graphics, and color.
  • Correlated vocabulary sections reflect the new grammar sequence to provide greater chapter cohesion. Current technology topics are reflected in the vocabulary throughout the text.
  • Approach based on six solid principles of learning cultivates active learners: 1) people learn by doing; 2) skill integration promotes language development; 3) language is culture and culture is reflected in language; 4) self-expression in language contributes to attaining proficiency; 5) recycling of material is essential to move from learning to acquisition; 6) learning is enhanced when it is enjoyable.
  • Flexible, manageable coverage in a streamlined scope and sequence features a preliminary plus twelve chapters that emphasize high-frequency functions and respective grammar points to provide ample opportunities for classroom interaction.
  • Focus on practical, thematic vocabulary enables learners to converse early about things that are relevant to their lives, such as their name, age, interests, and everyday activities.

What's New

  • IMÁGENES has been upgraded to an ENHANCED second edition.
  • IMÁGENES is now completely integrated with its very own iLrn™: Heinle Learning Center course (an all-in-one online solution for the introductory Spanish course).
  • IMÁGENES takes a functional, integrated skills approach that helps students develop receptive and productive skills simultaneously. Students acquire communicative skills while gaining an awareness of and appreciation for Hispanic cultures. The program’s practical, relevant themes, lively practice, and engaging technology components start learners communicating early and confidently. Consistent recycling of material and a balance of serious and humorous content make learning Spanish enjoyable. All of this has now been enhanced through the integration of iLrn: Heinle Learning Center.

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    ISBN-10: 1111358060 | ISBN-13: 9781111358068

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ISBN-10: 1111996687  | ISBN-13: 9781111996680


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ISBN-10:  1285926900 | ISBN-13:  9781285926902


Table of Contents

Preface.
Preliminar: ¡Bienvenidos!
1. ¿Quién es?
2. ¿Te gusta?
3. Un día típico.
4. ¿Tarde o temprano?
5. Los planes y las compras.
6. Ayer y hoy.
7. Los viajes.
8. La comida y los deportes.
9. Cosas que ocurrieron.
10. Mi casa es tu casa.
11. El tiempo libre.
12. ¡Viva la música!

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Instructor Supplements

All supplements have been updated in coordination with the main title. Select the main title’s "About the Solution" tab, then select "What's New" for updates specific to title's edition. For more information about these supplements, or to obtain them, contact your Learning Consultant.

Imágenes, Enhanced Edition  (ISBN-10: 1111358060 | ISBN-13: 9781111358068)

IMÁGENES has been upgraded to an ENHANCED second edition. IMÁGENES is now completely integrated with its very own iLrn™: Heinle Learning Center course (an all-in-one online solution for the introductory Spanish course). ¡ IMÁGENES takes an integrated-skills approach and offers a strong emphasis on developing oral proficiency and cultural awareness and appreciation. The text’s reduced scope and sequence combined with ample practice make it well suited for courses with fewer contact hours. All of this has now been enhanced through the integration of iLrn: Heinle Learning Center.


Personal Tutor Instant Access Code, Enhanced Ed.  (ISBN-10: 1111477531 | ISBN-13: 9781111477530)

For online purchases only. With Personal Tutor, students can access live one-on-one tutoring from an expert with a copy of the text – any time they need help. In Personal Tutor’s virtual classroom, students can interact with the tutor and other students, using two-way audio, an interactive whiteboard, and instant messaging. For more information or to purchase, visit http://www.cengagebrain.com.


iLrn™ Instant Access Code, Enhanced Ed.  (ISBN-10: 1111477558 | ISBN-13: 9781111477554)

For online purchases only. iLrn: Heinle Learning Center gives you everything you need to master the skills and concepts of the course. The dynamic audio- and video-enhanced learning environment includes an audio-enhanced eBook with integrated activities, companion videos, an online workbook and lab manual with audio, an interactive voiceboard, interactive enrichment activities, diagnostic activities that generate your own personalized study plan, and access to a variety of online tutoring services. For more information or to purchase, visit http://www.cengagebrain.com.


Testing Audio CD-ROM  (ISBN-10: 0618709258 | ISBN-13: 9780618709250)

The Testing Audio CD contains the listening comprehension portions of quizzes and exams.


Student Activities Manual Audio CD Program  (ISBN-10: 0618660550 | ISBN-13: 9780618660551)

This complete audio program coordinates with the lab manual portion of the Student Activities Manual. (for student purchase)


SAM  (ISBN-10: 0618660429 | ISBN-13: 9780618660421)

The Workbook section offers abundant mechanical practice as well as communicative activities. The Lab Manual section is keyed to the recordings on the complete SAM Audio CDs, with abundant listening comprehension activities and pronunciation practice.


In-Text Audio CD-ROM  (ISBN-10: 0618660569 | ISBN-13: 9780618660568)

Packaged automatically with the student text and Instructor's Annotated Edition, this program features recordings of the chapter conversations. Also available on the Online Study Center as MP3 files.


eSAM with Quia  (ISBN-10: 0618660518 | ISBN-13: 9780618660513)

The Quia Online Student Activities Manual is the electronic version of the printed form that enables students to work in a convenient, engaging online format and receive immediate feedback for many exercises. In addition, students can link to the Online Study Center for additional practice or to SMARTHINKING e-tutor for extra help. The Quia program also includes the audio associated with the Lab portion of the SAM.


DVD  (ISBN-10: 061870924X | ISBN-13: 9780618709243)

The goal of the video is to build students' awareness of culture through contrast, comparison, and the highlighting of practices and products from the Hispanic world. Filmed on location in 5 Spanish-speaking countries--Mexico, Puerto Rico, Ecuador, Argentina, and Spain--the mix of interviews and documentary-like segments exposes students to culture and the influences of geography and ethnicity in the everyday lives of Hispanics.


Quia Instant Access Code  (ISBN-10: 1111678618 | ISBN-13: 9781111678616)


Student Supplements

Student Supplements

All supplements have been updated in coordination with the main title. Select the main title’s "About the Solution" tab, then select "What's New" for updates specific to title's edition. For more information about these supplements, or to obtain them, contact your Learning Consultant.

Imágenes, Enhanced Edition  (ISBN-10: 1111358060 | ISBN-13: 9781111358068)

IMÁGENES has been upgraded to an ENHANCED second edition. IMÁGENES is now completely integrated with its very own iLrn™: Heinle Learning Center course (an all-in-one online solution for the introductory Spanish course). IMÁGENES takes an integrated-skills approach and offers a strong emphasis on developing oral proficiency and cultural awareness and appreciation. The text’s reduced scope and sequence combined with ample practice make it well suited for courses with fewer contact hours. All of this has now been enhanced through the integration of iLrn: Heinle Learning Center.


Personal Tutor Instant Access Code, Enhanced Ed.  (ISBN-10: 1111477531 | ISBN-13: 9781111477530)

For online purchases only. With Personal Tutor, students can access live one-on-one tutoring from an expert with a copy of the text – any time they need help. In Personal Tutor’s virtual classroom, students can interact with the tutor and other students, using two-way audio, an interactive whiteboard, and instant messaging. For more information or to purchase, visit http://www.cengagebrain.com.


iLrn™ Instant Access Code, Enhanced Ed.  (ISBN-10: 1111477558 | ISBN-13: 9781111477554)

For online purchases only. iLrn: Heinle Learning Center gives you everything you need to master the skills and concepts of the course. The dynamic audio- and video-enhanced learning environment includes an audio-enhanced eBook with integrated activities, companion videos, an online workbook and lab manual with audio, an interactive voiceboard, interactive enrichment activities, diagnostic activities that generate your own personalized study plan, and access to a variety of online tutoring services. For more information or to purchase, visit http://www.cengagebrain.com.


Student Activities Manual Audio CD Program  (ISBN-10: 0618660550 | ISBN-13: 9780618660551)

This complete audio program coordinates with the lab manual portion of the Student Activities Manual. (for student purchase)


SAM  (ISBN-10: 0618660429 | ISBN-13: 9780618660421)

The Workbook section offers abundant mechanical practice as well as communicative activities. The Lab Manual section is keyed to the recordings on the complete SAM Audio CDs, with abundant listening comprehension activities and pronunciation practice.


In-Text Audio CD-ROM  (ISBN-10: 0618660569 | ISBN-13: 9780618660568)

Packaged automatically with the student text and Instructor's Annotated Edition, this program features recordings of the chapter conversations. Also available on the Online Study Center as MP3 files.


eSAM with Quia  (ISBN-10: 0618660518 | ISBN-13: 9780618660513)

The Quia Online Student Activities Manual is the electronic version of the printed form that enables students to work in a convenient, engaging online format and receive immediate feedback for many exercises. In addition, students can link to the Online Study Center for additional practice or to SMARTHINKING e-tutor for extra help. The Quia program also includes the audio associated with the Lab portion of the SAM.


Quia Instant Access Code  (ISBN-10: 1111678618 | ISBN-13: 9781111678616)


Meet the Author

About the Author

Debbie Rusch

Debbie Rusch has been the coordinator of Elementary Spanish at Boston College since 1990. She is the author of IMÁGENES, ¡CLARO QUE Sí!, ANÍMATE, FUENTES: CONVERSACIÓN Y GRAMÁTICA, and EN PAREJAS 1, 2, 3 Y 4. At Boston College she has taught pedagogy courses. She has been an instructor of Spanish for more than 35 years and has also taught English as a Foreign Language in Spain, where she lived for more than six years. She is a frequent presenter at state, regional, and national conferences and conducts workshops for school districts.

Marcela Domínguez

Marcela Domínguez is from Argentina. She was also a lecturer and coordinator at Pepperdine University for seven and three years respectively. She also taught at UCLA and USC. She is the author of IMÁGENES, ¡CLARO QUE Sí!, ANÍMATE, FUENTES: CONVERSACIÓN Y GRAMÁTICA, and EN PAREJAS 1, 2, 3 Y 4. Marcela frequently presents at conferences at the regional and national levels. Most recently she was invited to do a presentation by the Ministry of Education at the Spanish Embassy.

Lucía Caycedo Garner

Lucía Caycedo Garner is from Colombia. She taught language and pedagogy courses for more than thirty years at the University of Wisconsin, Madison before her retirement. She is the author of IMÁGENES, ¡CLARO QUE SÍ! FUENTES: CONVERSACIÓN Y GRAMÁTICA, FUENTES: LITERATURA Y REDACCIÓN, and EN PAREJAS 1, 2, 3 Y 4. She was an ACTFL OPI tester and trainer. She was a frequent presenter at the local, state, and national levels. She was also a contributor to the University of Wisconsin Spanish Placement Exam.