La receta secreta

Spanish
La receta secreta
Comprehension-Based Reader™
Will Mali's school project turn into a recipe for disaster?

Level 3 and up /

Overview

When Mali is accepted into the prestigious Brooklyn Academy, she is excited for her new opportunities, but also nervous about leaving her old friends behind. She has to learn to balance her new friends, her schoolwork, and her responsibilities in the family restaurant. Everything seems great until a school project leads to jealousy, betrayal, and a desperate move by Mali that puts the family business at risk. Will Mali’s decisions work out for the best? Or will her school project turn out to be a recipe for disaster?

This Comprehension-based™ reader, La receta secreta, strategically weaves high-level language structures into a compelling story, based on high-frequency vocabulary. Even upper-level language students need repeated exposure to language structures in order to acquire them, and Wayside's intermediate-level readers maintain a high-frequency factor of core language structures, thus helping learners progress beyond typical proficiency levels.

Features

  • Level 3 and up
  • Past tense
  • Culture-based Fiction
  • Total word count: 7745
  • Unique word count: 255
  • Page count: 78
  • Teacher's Guide is also available!

Authors

  • Vanessa Ehler

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