Pathways to the Spanish- and French-speaking worlds! 

The most comprehensive site linking you quickly to any aspect of the Spanish-speaking world:

To start general research on a particular country, the CIA World Factbook can be useful.   You will find the most recently updated statistics and maps for any country in the world. 

For a general history of Spanish language and literature:

For exploring the Latino American experience, the PBS series The Latino Americanos

For exploring African heritage in Latin America with Dr. Henry Louis Gates (includes many extra resources and activities):

For exploring Latin Music in the USA:

To plan  and organize your research for projects, use the Research Project Calculator:

To explore art from the Spanish-speaking world see Khan Academy Videos:

Latin Music

Resources on music from Spain and Latin America.

Sound Files and Texts for Listening and Reading Practice
This section contains a wealth of listening and reading practice from newspapers and blogs. Some sites will be used for homework assignments.
El mundo hispanohablante

Links to the whole Spanish-speaking world.

Spanish Grammar and Vocabulary
  • ¡No hay miel sin hiel! Practice for most grammar and vocabulary domains.
La Francophonie: Ressources
Tout sur le monde francophone.