Savvas Abriendo paso I and II Upper-Level Spanish Program for Grades 9-12

Abriendo paso is a highly respected two-volume program specifically designed to address the needs of high school students in upper-level study including those preparing for the Advanced Placement Spanish Language and Culture Examination.

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Prepare Students for the New Exam

Abriendo paso and AP* Spanish: Preparing for the Language Examination are the most widely used and trusted programs written specifically for success on the AP® Spanish Language and Culture Examination.

Abriendo paso ©2014 is ready to prepare your students for the new exam and Temas y lecturas ©2014 is the ideal core textbook for your class! The Table of Contents is 100% aligned with the Themes, Essential Questions, and Recommended Contexts in the Curriculum Framework. Each chapter is developed around authentic reading selections supported by outstanding pre- and post-reading activities.  At the end of each chapter, students build skills in the modes of communication through creative and engaging tasks.  In addition, the end of the book provides focused test practive organized around the six themes.  Gramática ©2014 provides a thorough review of Spanish grammar and offers a balance between communicative usage and core practice.

Introducing The Digital Edition!

With this edition, you can choose between print, digital, or a combination of both! Any product that includes a student license to the Digital Courseware provides:  

  • eText with embedded media files (accessible on iPad and Android tablets)
  • Assignable eText activities: same activites from Student Edition and the practice tasks feature auto-graded activities, open-ended writing activities, and speaking tasks that can be recorded online using RealTalk!  
  • Customization and Add Content Tools


Abriendo paso Temas y lecturas
Student Edition:  Available
Teacher’s Guide:  August 1, 2013
Assessment Program:  August 8, 2013
Audio and Video DVD:  August 1, 2013
Digital Courseware with eText: Live: August 5, 2013. (Be sure to join us for a free Webinar to learn about the Digital Courseware.)

Abriendo paso Gramática
Student Edition:  Available
Teacher’s Resource Book:  Available
Digital Courseware with eText: Live (Be sure to join us for a free Webinar to learn about the Digital Courseware.)


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