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Author: Betsy Arnold, Rose Potter
Subject: Languages
Source: Open Textbook Library
Publisher: COERLL
ISBN: 9781937963101
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The language of the Siglo de Oro can be an insurmountable barrier for many readers. This textbook provides historical information/ narrative techniques/ lists of characters/ themes and key words before they begin to read each chapter of Don Quixote. While reading/ vocabulary glossed in comprehensible Spanish appears in the margin opposite challenging words. Cultural references and proverbs from the work facilitate a deeper understanding. Each chapter contains checks for understanding and ends with activities to build vocabulary. It includes required chapters 1-8/ 10/ 17 and 74 for AP classrooms.

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