Cumbre: curso AP® de la lengua española

  • includes Premium Website Printed Access Card
  • AUTHORS: Lynn A. Sandstedt; Ralph Kite
  • ISBN-13: 9781111834319 
  • Grade(s): 9 | 10 | 11 | 12
  • 464 Pages  Hardcover 
  • 1st Edition
  • ©2014     Published
  • Prices are valid only in the respective region


About The Product

Cumbre's structure and organization revolve around the six themes of the AP® Spanish Language course and exam. Cumbre builds a solid foundation and provides the strongest preparation possible for students by building and strengthening skills in reading, writing, listening and speaking.


  • Specifically driven by the AP® Spanish Language Course Description
  • AP® Goals and Themes and the Standards for Foreign Language Learning are referenced throughout the text.
  • Fast Track to a 5 AP® Test Preparation Workbook organized by the course and exam
  • Students make connections to AP® topics and themes they know, and consider them from multiple cultural viewpoints.
  • AP® tips show students how to avoid common mistakes on the AP exam.
  • Language structures are reinforced through rich cultural contexts, visual art, short films, and literary and journalistic readings.
  • Para Hispanohablantes sections build linguistic accuracy by addressing common errors unique to heritage speakers.
  • Premium Website and Quia eSAM provide engaging online practice and activities, including all program audio and video.

About the Contributor

  • Lynn A. Sandstedt

    Lynn A. Sandstedt is a native of Colorado and a Ph.D. graduate in Spanish Language and Literature from the University of Colorado, Boulder. He taught at the University of Northern Colorado for 22 years and served as Chairman of the Foreign Language Department and the Department of Hispanic Studies. He was elected to serve on ACTFL Executive and later was elected to serve as president. He was elected president of the AATSP and several years later was selected to be the executive director. Sandstedt has received several prestigious awards for his work in Foreign Language Education.

  • Ralph Kite

    Ralph Kite earned a Ph.D. in Ibero-American Studies from the University of New Mexico. He spent several years organizing and directing Peace Corps language training programs at New Mexico and the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. He continued to pursue interests in different teaching and learning approaches (film, computers, and theater) at the University of Colorado-Boulder, where he served as chair for 10 years.


Student Supplements

  • Heinle eSAM powered by QuiaTM  (ISBN-10: 1133047645 | ISBN-13: 9781133047643)
    The Heinle eSAM is the complete Student Activities Manual online, with interactive exercises and audio recordings.
    Price = 83.00
  • Cumbre 1e DVD Program  (ISBN-10: 1111839239 | ISBN-13: 9781111839239)
    The DVD program contains all the video content necessary to engage with the text and Student Activities Manual. The corto de cine sections feature award-winning short films from all over the Spanish-speaking world, presenting students with engaging examples of authentic language and culture.
    Price = 40.00
  • Cumbre 1e Fast Track to a 5 AP® Test Prep Workbook  (ISBN-10: 1133436358 | ISBN-13: 9781133436355)
    This test preparation workbook includes an introduction to and strategies for taking the AP® Spanish Language and Culture exam, review chapters focusing on the types of exam questions students will encounter, two complete practice tests, and online access to the audio practice. Available for purchase with the text or separately.
    Price = 19.50
  • Cumbre 1e In-Text Audio CDs  (ISBN-10: 1111838216 | ISBN-13: 9781111838218)
    The text audio segments include focused practice on vocabulary, communication, and pronunciation.
    Price = 31.50
  • Cumbre 1e Student Activities Manual (SAM)  (ISBN-10: 1111838127 | ISBN-13: 9781111838126)
    This workbook for students provides additional language practice and extensive AP test preparation set within the context of the College Board’s themes.
    Price = 28.75
  • Cumbre 1e VitalSource Mobile eBook  (ISBN-10: 1285700317 | ISBN-13: 9781285700311)
    Desktop, laptop, tablet, or smartphone— with VitalSource Bookshelf, students can access their eBook anywhere, any time, on almost any device.
    Price = 57.75
  • SAM Audio CD Program  (ISBN-10: 1111838135 | ISBN-13: 9781111838133)
    The Student Activities Manual audio segments include focused practice on vocabulary and communication, as well as pronunciation.
    Price = 41.25

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Student Edition + Fast Track to a 5 AP® Test Preparation Workbook + Premium Website with Interactive eBook (up to 6-year access)

  • ISBN-10: 1305335694  | ISBN-13: 9781305335691
  • Price = $115.00

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  • ISBN-10:  1305340914  | ISBN-13:  9781305340916
  • Price = $55.00

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  • ISBN-10:  1305340035 | ISBN-13:  9781305340039
  • Price = $95.00