Portales 1.0: Introductory Spanish
Portales deepens and enhances the student learning experience with its unique progression of interactive instructional activities, personalized diagnostics, and groundbreaking language learning technology, such as speech recognition.
What sets this program apart?
The Portales learning progression guides students through the active learning steps that are required to learn a new language and provides a strong foundation for communicative language development in a class setting.
Setting up your course has never been easier. By combining one of our pre-designed learning tracks with easy-to-use customization tools, you can shape Portales to fit your instructional goals and teaching style—in minutes!
The Portales advantage
Portales includes a variety of features that streamline faculty work and give students direction to independently explore, practice, and gain comfort learning and practicing Spanish so that they are prepared for in-class conversation.
This new edition brings new activity types and online group work—among many other updates—so that students build their proficiency through practice and collaboration with their peers.
AuthorJosé A. Blanco
- Student Edition textbook (loose-leaf)
- Portales access with vText—the online, interactive student edition
- Online student workbook
- Instructor access with Online Instructor’s Edition, Assessment Builder, assignment calendar, and additional instructor resources
- Learning tracks for face-to-face, online, hybrid, high beginner, and new project-focused course setup