Immagina

L'italiano senza confini

Immagina Italian Program

Immagina

L'italiano senza confini

Anne Cummings, Chiara Frenquellucci, Gloria Pastorino, Julia A. Viazmenski

© 2011 paperback | 8 ½ inches x 10 ½ inches
10 lessons | 2 semesters | 464 pages

Description

L'italiano senza confini

Anne Cummings, Chiara Frenquellucci, Gloria Pastorino, Julia A. Viazmenski

© 2011 paperback | 8 ½ inches x 10 ½ inches
10 lessons | 2 semesters | 464 pages

Overview

Designed to strengthen students’ language skills and develop cultural competency, Immagina provides students with an active and rewarding learning experience and provides a smooth transition between first-year and second-year Italian. It features a fresh, magazine-like design and captivating video and readings, and integrates thematic, cultural, and grammatical concepts throughout each of its 10 lessons. Features include:

  • Engaging short films by contemporary Italian filmmakers
  • A fresh, magazine-like design
  • Attention-grabbing sidebars, graphics, and diagrams for ongoing student support
  • A focus on real communication in everyday contexts
  • Rich, authentic culture
  • A ground-breaking Supersite platform with powerful tools — copy all assignments from previous courses in minutes, set time limits and passwords for assessments, add your own content, and more
  • Voiceboards for oral communication and threaded discussions
Contents

What can you expect in each lesson? Check out all the themes below.

For more details, download this Table of Contents.

Immagina

  1. Lezione 1: Sentire e vivere
  2. Lezione 2: Vivere insieme
  3. Lezione 3: Distrarsi e divertirsi
  4. Lezione 4: Il valore delle idee
  5. Lezione 5: Le generazioni in movimento
  6. Lezione 6: La società che si evolve
  7. Lezione 7: Le scienze e la tecnologia
  8. Lezione 8: Le ricchezze culturali e storiche
  9. Lezione 9: L'influenza dei media
  10. Lezione 10: Prospettive lavorative
Components

For Students

Student Edition with Supersite Access
ISBN:978-1-60576-260-9 Paperback
Student Activities Manual Workbook and Lab Manual
ISBN:978-1-60576-173-2 Paperback
WebSAM Online Student Activities Manual
ISBN: 978-1-60576-221-0 Code

For Instructors

Annotated Edition
ISBN: 978-1-60576-124-4 Paperback
Immagina Film Collection DVD with Supersite
ISBN: 978-1-60576-238-8 1 DVD
Includes online course management, assessment, instructor resources, and online communication tools
Sample lesson
To help students achieve native-like language skills, every Immagina lesson is supported by a range of activities and authentic media. Short films from the Italian-speaking world provide unique insight into each lesson’s cultural themes and language functions. Download a sample lesson to see firsthand how our integrated text and technology support students at every step.
Supersite Technology

See what we mean by integrated technology. Our Supersite, WebSAM, and vText, offer a wealth of online tools, media, and resources for both instructors and students. Find the best ways to teach and learn—for you. Visit the Supersite Demo to explore all resources.


  • For instructors
  • A gradebook to manage courses, view rosters, set assignments, and post announcements
  • A comprehensive Testing Program that can be administered online, or printed and given in class
  • Voiceboards for oral communication and threaded discussions
  • Record-submit assessments
  • MP3 files of the Lab Programs
  • Grammar PowerPoint presentation slides
  • SAM Answer Keys
  • Streaming Video
  • Complete access to the Student Supersite

  • For students
  • Practice activities with auto-grading and feedback
  • Vocabulary and pronunciation activities with native-speaker audio examples
  • Open-ended activities where students explore and search the Internet
  • Dramatic recordings of literary readings
  • Streaming video for all video programs, with optional subtitles and English translations
  • Recorded vocabulary
  • Lab audio MP3s

WebSAM


  • Online Student Activities Manual
  • Student Activities Manual in an online format
  • A combination of auto-graded and instructor-graded activities
  • Oral voice record-submit activities
  • The complete Lab Manual audio program
  • A single gradebook to manage Supersite and WebSAM courses, rosters, and assignments

  • Online collaboration tools
  • Audio and video conferencing
  • Instant messaging
  • Oral voice record-submit activities
  • Online whiteboards
  • Online office hours