Earworms: buy apps to help you learn words through repetition and musical rhythms
Foreign Language videos: video clips in which native speakers talk about various topics
Lyrics training: listen to music videos and fill in the blanks (European languages)
MisCositas: Chinese, Spanish, French
virtual flashcard system, free downloadable for English, German, French, Spanish, Portuguese and Chinese.
http://litetype.com/: Type in different languages using virtual keyboard
http://www.lmp.ucla.edu/Teaching resources for less commonly taught languages
www.podbean.com: podcasts in different languages
www.forvo.com : universal pronunciation guide
www.smartlinkcorp.com: offers SPELLINK, a spell-check software for various languages (fee-based)
Alphabets in five languages: English, German, Italian, French and Spanish with pronunciation
FreeRice: language learning games in French, German, English, Italian and Spanish
Babelpoint: free on-line dictionaries and morphological dictionaries
KidSpeak: language-learning software for children
Global Learning and Observations to Benefit the Environment: "The Global Learning and Observations to Benefit the Environment (GLOBE) program is a worldwide hands-on, primary and secondary school-based science and education program. GLOBE's vision promotes and supports students, teachers and scientists to collaborate on inquiry-based investigations of the environment and the Earth system working in close partnership with NASA, NOAA and NSF Earth System Science Projects (ESSP's) in study and research about the dynamics of Earth's environment."
Travel Linguist Videos: Czech, German, Hebrew, Spanish, Italian, Polish, Russian, Chinese, French, Greek, Indonesian, Japanese, Tagalog, Thai
Center for Open Educational resources and Language Learning: great resources for ASL, Arabic, Chinese, French, German, Hebrew, Hindi, Italian, Japanese, Latin, Malayalam, Persian, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Turkish, Yiddish and Yoruba
www.mamalisa.com: Kids' songs from around the world
Critical Language Series: online lessons in Brazilian Portuguese, Cantonese, Chinese, Kazakh, Korean, Kurmanji Kurdish, Turkish, & Ukrainian.
Learning Chocolate: Learn vocabulary in English, Spanish, Mandarin or Japanese
MYLO resources: Uk-based on-line language learning service; set up around themes or topics; has different levels
HERITAGE LANGUAGE RESOURCES
National Heritage Language Resource Center: "NHLRC's mission is to develop effective pedagogical approaches to teaching heritage language learners, first by creating a research base and then by pursuing curriculum design, materials development, and teacher education."
Heritage Language Journal:" The Heritage Language Journal (HLJ), an online, blind-refereed journal, was established in 2002 to provide a forum for scholars to publish the results of their research and to advance knowledge about educating heritage speakers."
Alliance for the Advancement of Heritage Languages:" The Alliance for the Advancement of Heritage Languages (the Alliance) is committed to advancing language development for heritage language speakers in the United States as part of a larger effort to educate members of our society who can function professionally in English and in other languages."
STARTALK: "Welcome to the STARTALK website, home to information on teaching and learning Arabic, Chinese, Dari, Hindi, Persian, Portuguese, Russian, Swahili, Turkish, and Urdu. The purpose of this site is to share information on implementing programs as well as to share resources on curriculum design, instructional materials, assessment tools, and useful links."
Leemos juntos: blogs and resources for teaching heritage Spanish speakers