A comprehensible input reader from the creators of Nuestra historia...
Left for dead, facing chilling cold and with nothing to eat, the passengers of Flight 571 need a miracle to survive. For many of the young Uruguayan rugby players, hope has faded. They stand no chance against the frigid and barren terrain of the Andes mountains. However, Roberto Canessa and Nando Parrado refuse to give up. They must motivate their teammates to fight for survival everyday.
Based on an incredible true story of the triumph of the human spirit, this Spanish novel will inspire readers of all ages and is perfect for students at the intermediate level and higher.
Total Words: 7,690
©2019. Spanish. Level 3. High school. 5 x 8 inches. Softcover, 80 pages.
About the Author
Bryan Kandel teaches high school Spanish in Canton, Ohio. He presents professional development workshops on Comprehensible Input techniques, the importance of strong classroom culture, successful world language AP® courses, reading strategies, and many other topics. He has published five CI Spanish readers: Bella durmiente, Perdidos en la traducción, Los sobrevivientes, Bajo el agua, and La novia perfecta. He has seen the power of reading as a tool to improve proficiency, and constantly aims to increase reading engagement with his students.