The Target Customer AP® (Advanced Placement) Prep classes International Baccalaureate (IB) Schools looking for a Level 5 Advanced Spanish classes Native Speakers classes College in the Schools (CIS) College or University Spanish
Teacher Resources –Annotated Teachers Edition –Textbook Audio Program –Workbook Answer Key with Audio –ExamView ® with Assessment Audio –Web Activities The Complete Program
Student Resources –Textbook –Workbook with Audio –Web Activities The Complete Program
1 st thematic textbook specifically created for the new AP® format Teaches advanced vocabulary and reviews four years of grammar Communicative and integrated skills approach EMC can provide teachers with the AP required course audit Distinguishing Features
Organization 8 chapters 2 lessons each chapter Lesson A-general, high interest topics, more fun, level 4 appropriate Lesson B-serious topics, level 5 (AP) ** Use of authentic texts for reading and listening requires students to make inferences, synthesize information, draw conclusions and present opinions **
Tabbing Guide Scope and SequenceTE 4-7 At a glanceTE 8-9 Textbook TourTE 10-19 Sample Lesson PlanTE 20-21 Games and activitiesTE 24-29 Transcripts AudioTE 31-67 AP curricular requirementsTE 68 Chapter opener1-3 (1-2) Vocabulary and grammar in context4-8 (3-19) Grammar fill-ins (AP)9-10 (20, 22) Lea, escuche y escriba/presente (AP)11 (24) Reading 16 (31…) Listening24 (52…) Participate in a conversation (AP)25 (54) Writing26 (55…) Speaking27 (60…) Projects28 (63) Vocabulary29-31 Writing template479 Rubrics480…
Meets the College Boards requirements for an AP ® class text No more gathering materials from various sources – ¡A toda vela! is a complete program What are the benefits? Future plans for the College Board include adapting the AP Exam to a more thematic format… ¡A toda vela! is the only thematic complete AP program on the market *
EMC vs. Competitors Reading and grammar books already exist Competitors have modified current books or added ancillaries to address AP ® exam changes ¡A toda vela! was completely written for the AP ® exam changes ¡A toda vela! is the only comprehensive textbook on the market offering instruction and practice in all 4 skills as well as AP prep
Sales Strategy and Successes Personal contacts with DCs and AP teachers Presentations at conferences One on one discussions at conferences Sales success stories??
Features… Textbook, Teachers Edition, Audio CDs Textbook, Teachers Edition, Audio CDs Contains 14 exercises for each of the 10 sections of the AP Spanish Language Exam Contains 14 exercises for each of the 10 sections of the AP Spanish Language Exam Includes 2 complete practice exams Includes 2 complete practice exams Features a variety of native voices Features a variety of native voices Fun and interesting topics Fun and interesting topics
Better than the rest… New product on the market New product on the market Ideal page count Ideal page count Complements any AP program Complements any AP program Great value Great value
How do we compete? ¡Aventura! Newest Spanish series on the market One of 2 series that has a 4 th year textbook Technology that reinforces language skills Variety of types of activities in all skills to meet the needs of all students i-CULTURE exclusive to EMC ¡A toda vela! Only company that offers a comprehensive 5 th year textbook Sole thematic textbook on the market that integrates AP preparation AP Audit is done!
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