Chiarissimo Due is a clear, simple, and proficiency-based textbook designed for Novice-Low, Novice Mid and/or Novice High learners enrolled in the second year of the Italian language and culture. Like Chiarissimo Uno, Chiarissimo Due presents authentic and current content in an engaging fashion. It also offers students more practice and preparation for the AATI National Italian Contest Examination, the AP® Italian Language and Culture Course/Exam, and the SAT II in Italian.
Communication and Culture
Journey from Valle d Aosta to Puglia as you continue to explore the Italian language and culture with Chiarissimo Due. With a focus on communication, the second book in our Italian series further develops students abilities to ask and answer questions and to exchange opinions and ideas on a diversity of topics using a variety of different tenses. With every turn of the page, vibrant colors and imagery will draw your students into the lives of the Italian people.
Vocabulary and Grammar
Continuously recycling vocabulary, idiomatic expressions, and tenses, students will increase their vocabulary while improving their communicative competence through culturally and linguistically authentic student-centered tasks. Student-friendly grammar explanations with practical examples illustrate language structures introduced in context.
Preparation for Future Challenges
Chiarissimo Due incorporates language and culture to give students the essential foundation needed to work toward the Italian Language and Culture AP® exam and the SAT in Italian. Learners will also be prepared to compete nationally on the AATI National Italian Contest Examination.
Learning Site Access
Every new copy of Chiarissimo Due includes a 1-year subscription to the online Chiarissimo Due Explorer, which prodvides students with grammar and vocabulary flashcards, audios, quizzes, discussion forums, as well as many practice and exam activities not found in the book.
**Purchasing a new copy of this title grants complimentary access to Explorer for one year. Used copies may not include access.**