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  • Item #: 044069
    ISBN: 9780756682569
    Retail: $19.99
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    Beginning Spanish and French students will find much to discover in these fun DK kits. Each kit includes an book, flash cards, and an audio CD. The book really consists of three separate books, conveniently compiled into one volume. The three "books" are an Activity Book, Picture Dictionary Wordbook, and a Bilingual Dictionary. The Activity Book consists of 26 themed topics and introduces children to common phrases and basic vocabulary pertaining to everyday situations—such as greetings, school, or at a picnic. The lessons feature color photos of school-aged children (with bilingual speech bubbles), as well as colorful graphics, tips, and vocabulary games.The audio CD corresponds to each of the lessons, and students are encouraged to listen to the CD (to develop an ear for native dialogue and pronunciation) while they follow along in the book. The Picture Dictionary contains colorful photos of people, places and objects with the Spanish or French words (and English translations) written below. The Bilingual Dictionary contains translations for 2000 of the most commonly-used Spanish or French words. The flashcards consist of five sets of twelve flashcards covering food, clothes, objects, numbers and animals. The flashcards can be used to play the games in the Activity Book, or they can be used by themselves to study vocabulary words. The multisensory appeal of this kit should inspire even the most reluctant foreign language students. ~ Lisa

  • Item #: 042004
    ISBN: 9781438003887
    Retail: $6.99
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  • Item #: 008602
    ISBN: 9781400024247
    Retail: $29.95
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    "The Basics - For Beginners or Anyone Who Wants a Thorough Review." This course is a no-frills look at Spanish utilizing the conversation building-block method. Everything you need is included in this handy little pack including a Spanish-English dictionary, a coursebook, and 4 audio CD's. The coursebook is divided into 40 lessons, which are fairly short and very do-able. All the words in bold faced type are pronounced on the audio CD's so you can learn the correct pronunciation. Notes scattered generously throughout the lessons explain pronunciation, rules and other information. Most lessons include one or two quizzes for you to practice what you've learned. The quizzes are generally formatted with matching exercises where you match Spanish phrases to English phrases and fill-in-the-blank with multiple choices of Spanish words to fill in a Spanish phrase (the English version of the word is next to the blank in parentheses). Answers are easily accessible at the end of each quiz section. The included Spanish-English dictionary is comprised of over 20,000 of the most frequently used Spanish words and the audio CD's contain over 3 hours of recorded material. This course has been recently updated and changes include the addition of 18 supplemental vocabulary sections and updated references including e-mail etiquette and Internet resources. ~ Megan

  • Item #: 042000
    ISBN: 9781438002538
    Retail: $6.99
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      I love it when a fun foreign language book has pronunciation help. This one uses common pronunciation guidance like: le papier [leh papp-yay], la rue [lah roo] and la cerise [lah seh-reez] rather than the more formal International Phonetic Alphabet. What this means to you is that you can introduce your young child to French without being fluent yourself. Colorful, themed pages have scenes with dotted empty spaces where you can place the stickers. Then you have a cute vocabulary book to read and practice with. There are 7 (2-pg) scenes and 4 pages of colorful stickers. 8.5” x 11”. ~Sara

  • Item #: 060719
    ISBN: 9781620656877
    Retail: $8.95
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      The six chapters cover categories that are common in your children’s lives: All about Me, Around the House, At School, People and Places, Through the Year (Holidays, calendar language, etc.), and Communicating (greetings, opposites, manners, etc.). Each page uses a cartoon of a young child to demonstrate the American Sign Language (ASL) signs. Directional arrows are shown as needed. An inset with each sign shows a photograph of the activity or item signed. (These pictures often show action and would be good conversation starters as well. The word and a brief definition is included. 9 1/4x10 1/4", 112, sc. ~ Ruth

  • Item #: 011215
    ISBN: 9781582042060
    Retail: $129.95
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  • Item #: 056112
    ISBN: 9780756692414
    Retail: $30.00
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  • Item #: 065131
    Retail: $5.99
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      Identifying household objects in Spanish is a fun and effective way to expand your vocabulary in the target language. This pad of white sticky notes has 101 different vocabulary words. You will see the article and noun in large black letters, the pronunciation below that in parentheses and the English word printed very small below that. Words include: la mesa, la silla, el estante, la luz, la ventana and lots more. Encourage your students to make even more on their own! 3.75” x 3” ~Sara

  • Item #: 035009
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  • Item #: 056110
    ISBN: 9780756692391
    Retail: $30.00
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  • Item #: 041998
    ISBN: 9781438003870
    Retail: $6.99
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  • Item #: 035499
    ISBN: 9781930820562
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  • Item #: 023558
    ISBN: 9780764162220
    Retail: $24.99
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    This is the most comprehensive sign language flash card set we carry! The thorough set contains 500 double-sided flashcards (3" x 4 ½"). The front of each card features a color photograph of a woman signing (with directional arrows where appropriate), while the back of each card lists the name of the sign with the signing instructions written out. Related words/signs are indexed on the back of the cards for assistance when building sentences. For example, on the card demonstrating the sign for "accept," cross-references appear for the words "agree," "work (job)," and "yes." Each card is numbered and labeled in alphabetical order for easy reference, and the top left hand corner of each card is hole-punched for attaching the cards on the included key ring (if desired). A helpful pamphlet contains general ASL tips, and the sturdy cardboard hinged-lid box provides durable storage for the cards. ~ Lisa

  • Item #: 018791
    ISBN: 9780887248740
    Retail: $9.99
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    This book offers signs for 29 scriptures and 3 songs. The finger alphabet and numbers are shown, and then it starts right into the verses. A drawing of a kid signing the word is given along with each word. Verses include John 3:16, Romans 5:8, Galatians 5:22-23, and 1 Corinthians 13:13. The three songs are "Jesus Loves Me," "Jesus Loves the Little Children," and "Jesus Christ." A great intro to signing or supplement to any sign language program. - Melissa

  • Item #: 022846
    ISBN: 9780553584745
    Retail: $7.99
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    This dictionary houses the signs for over 4,500 different words. They are arranged alphabetically in the format of a dictionary, with an illustration and directions given for each sign. A handy reference to use with any sign language course.

  • Item #: 014935
    ISBN: 9781930820128
    Retail: $15.95
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    Instead of teaching single words, this book takes a different approach. After introducing the alphabet, this book goes into useful conversations so you can say more than a string of non-related words right from the get-go. The conversations are grouped into chapters. For example, the first chapter is titled, "Getting Acquainted." Then, pictures of two children illustrate a conversation. The same two children are featured throughout the book, and their conversations cover introductions, family and friends, food and health, clothes and shopping, pets, animals and colors, educations, sports, special occasions, and emergency situations. Every few pages, there are exercises to quiz your knowledge. Instead of learning words, learn how to make sentences and be able to communicate, even as a beginner. ~ Melissa

  • Item #: 013309
    ISBN: 9780944502778
    Retail: $7.95
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  • Item #: 014171
    ISBN: 9781572225589
    Retail: $4.95
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  • Item #: 069592
    Retail: $19.99
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  • Item #: 017234
    ISBN: 9780486490571
    Retail: $3.99
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    Learn American Sign Language while you color! This simple coloring book introduces children to the ASL alphabet and some basic vocabulary. Each page features a scene based on a different letter of the alphabet. The top corner of the page shows the fingerspelling hand shape for that letter, and the top 2/3 portrays a scene with several objects, animals, and/or children performing activities that represent the letter. Along the bottom of each page are 4-6 illustration boxes that demonstrate how to sign vocabulary words starting with the letter. For example, the "p" page shows how to sign "penguin", "please", "play", "pretty", and "puppy". The back of the book includes an alphabet handshapes fingerspelling chart and an index. 30 pgs. ~ Lisa

  • Item #: 039239
    ISBN: 9780071475952
    Retail: $18.00
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  • Item #: 039238
    ISBN: 9780071413541
    Retail: $15.00
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  • Item #: 069593
    ISBN: 9780981818238
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  • Item #: 035081
    ISBN: 9780486485850
    Retail: $8.95
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  • Item #: 062877
    ISBN: 9781934312162
    Retail: $19.99
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    Little learners love to mimic what they hear, so this is an opportune time to introduce a second language. How? Which one? I don’t know a second language myself. If these are your responses, this video is a perfect way to introduce the sounds of a second language to your child, but not just one language – 6 of them! Includes Spanish, French, Chinese, Italian, German and English (for the non-native speakers, of course.) Learn some commonly used vocabulary like colors, numbers, toys, clothes and more. Kids from about age 2 to 6 will enjoy the engaging & colorful animation and I liked that they are voiced by native language speakers. Approx. 37 minutes per language. ~ Sara

    Get yours here: http://www.rainbowresource.com/proddtl.php?id=062877

  • Item #: 031095
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  • Item #: 056111
    ISBN: 9780756692407
    Retail: $30.00
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  • Item #: 016333
    ISBN: 9780756682552
    Retail: $19.99
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  • Item #: 050932
    ISBN: 9780931993886
    Retail: $5.95
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    Learn to say through sign language the types of fruits and vegetables. This sixteen-page book contains thirty-nine colorful photos and easy-to-follow instructions on how to sign the individual names.

  • Item #: 057393
    ISBN: 9781411469914
    Retail: $9.95
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