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Allez!

Foundations in Beginning French (Second Edition)
By Dierdre Wolownick
©2020, 690 pages

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    Allez! Foundations in Beginning French uses a simple, innovative, and completely interactive method to teach elementary French. The goal is for students to become comfortable speaking and understanding the target language through a personal, highly engaged learning experience.

    Based on the premise that students learn a language best through direct communication with others, the book steers students away from audio recordings, videos, and online learning. Instead, it provides numerous opportunities for students to converse with each other through a variety of activities, such as dialogues, stories, cultural readings, tongue-twisters, word games, and famous quotes. Each chapter features Les Conversations Françaises, a series of student-directed, easy-to-evaluate, in-class skits that encourage students to have fun and experiment with the language without feeling intimidated by the need to be grammatically perfect.

    The second edition includes new content and improved pacing throughout, based on extensive class testing. More cultural material helps acquaint students with the French language as encountered in French-speaking countries other than France, and a completely refreshed layout highlights updated, enhanced images as well as a reorganization of content and topics.

    Allez! provides students with the information and practice they need to successfully master written and spoken beginning French. The text is ideal for introductory French classes at the community college or undergraduate level.

    Dierdre Wolownick is a professor of French, Spanish, and ESL/EFL at American River College. Since 1971, she has taught five foreign languages to students of all ages in New York, France, California, and Japan. Her credentials include an M.A. in French and B.A. in romance languages/secondary education from Queens College, CUNY, a D.U.E.L. from l’Université de Reims, France, a Certificate in TESOL from UCLA, and many years evaluating international essays for Educational Testing Service.
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    Cognella Active Learning is available for this title! Adopting instructors can provide students with dynamic online learning activities that reinforce key concepts from the text, provide engaging educational experiences, and support various learning styles.

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    The Cognella Active Learning content for Allez! Foundations in Beginning French includes:

    • 29 videos and interactive flashcards to help students learn conversational French in different settings
    • 183 French to English quizzes that asks students to translate various vocabulary terms (includes an alternate quiz version with English to French questions)
    • 90 fill-in-the-blank questions that asks students to translate English terms, phrases, or sentences into French
    • 10 conjugation activities that asks students to conjugate verbs, singular and plural from the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd person
    • 15 instructor-graded questions that allow students to practice writing in complete French sentences
    • 16 multiple choice questions
    • 1 matching question
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