Brandon Brown dice la verità

Italian
Brandon Brown dice la verità
comprehension-based™ reader
Brandon Brown learns that lying has its consequences.

Level 1 and up / Novice Low — Novice High

Overview

Rather than get caught in the act of disobeying his mother, Brandon decides to lie about his dishonest actions. He quickly discovers that not telling the truth can create big problems and a lot of stress! Will he win in the end, or will he decide that honesty is the best policy?

The exceptionally low unique word count and high-frequency factor (the number of times core structures are embedded in the text) in the Comprehension-based™ reader, ‘Brandon Brown dice la verità’, make this an ideal read for very beginning Italian students. Each page is loaded with cognates (words that are similar in English and Italian), recycled vocabulary, and illustrations, which makes this read highly comprehensible.

Features

  • Level 1 and up
  • Present tense
  • Unique word count: 90
  • Total word count: 4500
  • Page count: 69
  • Audio recording embedded in the Student and Teacher Bundles
  • A -page Teacher's Guide is also available!
Start planning how you can incorporate Chiarissimo into your classroom.
Talk to a Specialist

Authors

  • Carol Gaab

  • Translated and Adapted by Francesca Silvano

Complete the Chiarissimo Collection

Textbook

Chiarissimo Uno

Italian Language and Culture Program

Novice Low — Novice High
Textbook

Chiarissimo Due

Italian Language and Culture Program

Novice High — Intermediate Low

Wayside creates tools that foster communication and understanding across cultures.

Wayside partners with ACTFL, the premier academic organization for language learning.


Need some help?

Are you looking for the right tools for your curriculum? Connect with a specialist to learn more about how Wayside can help.