Portales 2 combines Vista Higher Learning’s proven Intermediate Spanish content, groundbreaking technology, and strong understanding of how today’s students learn. Whether you’re teaching a fully online, hybrid, or face-to-face Spanish course, Portales 2 is the right solution for effective and authentic language learning.
What sets this program apart?
Portales 2 is unique in the organization and delivery of lesson content. Each color-coded strand features a learning progression that contextualizes the learning experience for students by breaking lesson content into comprehensible language chunks.
Portales 2 also incorporates Fotonovela videos, short films, literature selections, and cultural readings as springboards for discussion and writing, while providing frameworks to help students use language creatively.
The Portales advantage
Portales 2 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.
With the help of engaging digital tools like speech recognition and enhanced diagnostic tools, students are provided with immediate, actionable feedback at every step of the learning process.
- Student Edition textbook (loose-leaf)
- Portales 2 access with eCompanion—the online, interactive student edition
- Online student workbook
- Instructor's Manual
- Instructor Supersite with testing program, assignment calendar, and additional instructor resources
AuthorJosé A. Blanco