Each lesson is organized into color-coded strands that present new material in clear, comprehensible, and communicative ways. With a focus on authenticity, cultural immersion, and the seamless integration of text and technology, Spanish-language learning comes to life.
New Contextos illustrations! Theme-related vocabulary is introduced through expansive and updated full-color illustrations and easy-to-reference lists.
Instructional, cultural, and authentic streaming video presentations with optional captioning.
Brand new Fotonovela storyline videos—levels 1 and 2 are shot on location in Madrid, Spain, while level 3 takes place in Oaxaca, Mexico.
Cultural video: En pantalla presents TV clips from around the Spanish-speaking world connected to the language, vocabulary, and theme of the chapter.
En pantalla in DESCUBRE 3 includes authentic, complete, award-winning short films and documentaries from a Spanish-speaking director.
Panorama cultural: There are 42 new Panorama cultural videos. They provide interesting visuals for two of the paragraphs on every Panorama spread.
En detalle explores the chapter’s theme in-depth. All cultural readings are now in Spanish starting in lesson 1 and feature more scaffolded activities.
Cultural exploration with a regional focus continues in the El mundo hispano section. And there are literary selections from high-profile authors in a variety of genres.
Clear and concise explanations followed by visually appealing examples
Updated Comunicación sections feature pair and group activities for interpersonal and presentational practice and provide a better balance of activities in the three modes of communication.