National Board Certification - Spanish and French
"If you talk to a man in a language he understands, that goes to his head.
If you talk to him in his own language, that goes to his heart."
My education and professional experience...
World Language Day at the U of MN - May 20!
Spain Trip meeting: April 16, 6PM, Room 317
A new learning event every day! Spanish phrase and word of the day: http://spanish.dictionary.com/phraseoftheday
BBC news in Spanish with video, articles and more: http://bbcmundo.com
Live TV and radio from Spain: http://www.rtve.es/alacarta/
Programas y clips en directo: http://www.lasexta.com/inicio
MSNLatino for the very latest headlines in Spanish and great reading practice on just about any topic: http://msnlatino.com
Zambombazo for pop culture, music, videos, games: http://zachary-jones.com/zambombazo/tag/videoclips
Activities for real-life communication and cultural competence: http://www.carla.umn.edu/speechacts/sp_pragmatics/home.html
Ejericios para extranjeros (comprehensive site with culture videos): http://www.ver-taal.com/index.htm
Bowdoin College interactive grammar and culture:
Colby College interactive grammar:
Elma Eagles: http://www.elma.wednet.edu/cms/lib2/WA01001699/Centricity/domain/112/elmaeagles/elmaeagl/web/spanish.htm
Fun multilingual site with basic vocabulary and sound files:
Reading fun for rapid learning:
and from Spain, easy reading, with videos:
http://www.elgancho.es and http://aprenderespanol.org/videos/ingles-espanol.html
Proyecto Sherezade--listen and read:
Short stories to improve literature reading skills:
Dictionary of the Real Academia Española
Wordreference Multilingual Dictionary
Multilingual Picture Dictionary!
Thematic Vocabulary for all levels
Culinary (food) dictionary
Spanish dictionary links
French dictionary links
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