Perspectivas

Available for Fall 2021 classes

This new intermediate program invites students on a cultural journey through the diverse practices, products, and perspectives of eight different Spanish-speaking countries or regions. The goal—develop  communicative competence while challenging each student to think critically through personalized, real-world tasks focused on building intercultural competence.

Features

ACTFL standards
This new program is tightly aligned with the ACTFL World Readiness Standards and emphasizes all modes of communication, including intercultural communication.
Authentic content
Exposes students to authentic content of diverse genres such as documentary videos, informational articles and literature, and audio.
Thematic organization

All ten lessons of Perspectivas are organized around three overarching cultural themes: Costumbres y tradiciones, El entorno social, and Formas de expression.

Supersite
Superior digital platform designed exclusively for language learning (NOT built for other subjects and then retrofitted for language)
News and Cultural Updates
AP® theme-related News and Cultural Updates online tool features contemporary authentic video and reading selections supported by carefully scaffolded activities—updated monthly!
vText
Easy to navigate interactive Student Edition with searchable table of contents and page-number browsing

Perspectivas Supersites

For Students

The Supersite provides students with a safe, engaging place to connect their own lives with the authentic, contemporary language and culture of the target language.

  • • Short documentaries, literary readings, and audio
  • • Grammar tutorials
  • • Synchronous and asynchronous chat activities
  • • News and Cultural Updates
  • • Vocabulary Tools
For Teachers

With integrated content, comprehensive resources, and innovative tools, the teacher portion of the Supersite provides everything you need to engage and support language learning.

  • • Customizable course settings
  • • Gradebook
  • • Time-saving tools
  • • Instructor resources
  • • Access to all audio and video

Product Details

Product Details
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