Espaces supports beginning students by giving them everything they need to succeed at learning French. With thorough coverage of reading, speaking, and listening skills, integration of dramatic and authentic videos, and an inside look into French culture, you’ll have all you need to tailor instruction for your course needs. Espaces’ 15-lessons treat vocabulary and grammar as tools for effective communication and emphasize culture as integral to successful language acquisition.
- hardcover | 9 x 11 inches | online vText available | loose-leaf
- 15 units | 2-3 semesters | 768 pages
Available for review February 2014
© 2014Stroll through the francophone world with your beginning French students! Ideal for two-semester introductory courses that meet up to 5 hours per week, Promenades’ 13 units focus on integrated skill-building to support students in speaking, writing, reading, and listening while immersing students in authentic French culture.
- hardcover | 9 x 10 7/8 inches | online vText available | loose-leaf
- 13 units | 2 semesters | 640 pages
© 2012Imaginez keeps intermediate-level students engaged and focused on real communication in meaningful contexts. In each of its 10 lessons, thought-provoking content is connected to thematic, cultural, and grammatical concepts. Students strengthen their language skills and develop cultural competency with practical grammar and vocabulary presentations, and authentic short films and cultural readings.
- paperback | 8 ½ x 10 ½ inches | online vText available | loose-leaf
- 10 lessons | 2 semesters | 482 pages
© 2012Students become involved with rich and thought-provoking content— short-subject dramatic films, cultural readings, and literary selections—with this one-semester intermediate-level French text. 6 lessons tie together authentic content with diverse culture, literature, and grammar to strengthen language skills and boost cultural understanding.
- paperback | 8 ½ x 10 ½ inches
- 6 Lessons | 1 Semester | 333 pages
© 2011Get students communicating in French with Face-à-face, an innovative program for advanced conversation. Six lessons center on authentic films, literary and cultural readings, and writing assignments to capture students’ interest and spur meaningful, active conversations.
- paperback | 8 x 10 ½ inches
- 6 lessons | 1 semester | 238 pages