ACTFL 21st Century Skills

http://actfl21stcenturyskillsmap.wikispaces.com/

Backchanneling

www.tinychat.com
www.chatzy.com
Allow students to chat about the class while class is going on, during lectures, class discussions, etc.

iMendi - online vocabulary practice, several languages.

http://imendi.com/selectlangs



KEYNOTE for Macs

This is an example of a Keynote presentation exported as a Quicktime movie.



TRANSLATE

http://www.etype.com/
This is an application that you can download that will translate and suggest words as you type.

POLLS

www.pollmo.com

ORGANIZE

http://www.evernote.com/

ONLINE QUIZZES

http://www.proprofs.com/quiz-school/

www.quizegg.com

www.widgetbox.com Spanish Games


ANIMAL SOUNDS IN ALL LANGUAGES

http://www.bzzzpeek.com/html/bzzzpeek.html


MAKE YOUR OWN ID CARD

http://bighugelabs.com/badge.php



CLIP ART FOR KIDS

http://www.ltscotland.org.uk/earlyyears/resources/illustrations/index.asp

*MONEY! MONEY! MONEY!

http://www.festisite.com/money/

http://www.ecb.eu/pub/pdf/other/euroleafletes.pdf (Spanish)

http://www.ecb.eu/pub/pdf/other/euroleafletda.pdf (Danish)

http://www.ecb.eu/pub/pdf/other/euroleafletde.pdf (German)

http://www.ecb.eu/pub/pdf/other/euroleafleten.pdf (English)

http://www.ecb.eu/pub/pdf/other/euroleafletfr.pdf (French)

http://www.ecb.eu/pub/pdf/other/euroleafletit.pdf (Italian)

http://www.ecb.eu/pub/pdf/other/euroleafletit.pdf (Portuguese)

COMPUTATIONAL/STATS SITE

http://www.wolframalpha.com/

SPEED READING IN ANY LANGUAGE

http://www.spreeder.com/

Interactive Vocabulary

http://www.languageguide.org/espanol/

Create quizzes with audio, video or images.

http://www.mystudiyo.com/

EU sources for Teachers

http://europa.eu/teachers-corner/index_es.htm

Hispanic Heritage in the Americas

http://www.school.eb.com/hispanic_heritage/browse?browseId=251024

Click on the flags and learn more about each country.


An interesting combination of links.

http://www.menudospeques.net/

Organize sites and video files

www.toobla.com

Interactive games and activities

Games in all languages to embed

http://www.gamesforthebrain.com/

JEOPARDY ONLINE

http://jeopardylabs.com/

World Time Clocks

http://www.worldtimeserver.com/clocks/

Free Bingo Card Maker

http://edubakery.com/Bingo/

http://www.superteachertools.com/

You can create your own Classroom Jeopardy games here in addition to other games.

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This is an overwhelming site that lists online resources for teaching Spanish.

http://www.uni.edu/becker/Spanish3.html

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This site offers links by vocabulary topic to a number of interactive flashcard and online practice sites.

http://www.anacleta.com/LAexercises.html

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GRAPHIC ORGANIZERS in Spanish or English

http://eduplace.com/graphicorganizer/spanish/index.html

Search engines- don't forget to check www.google.es, www.google.de, etc. As well as www.bing.es (according to the language you are teaching)

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Do you know about the GOOGLE WONDER WHEEL?

Search and check more options to see a graphic display of possible topics.

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SEARCH ENGINES

http://www.netmasters.co.uk/european_search_engines/spain.shtml

This site offers a list of search engines from Spain.

Flashcards

http://www.ediscio.com/

This site allows you to create and share flashcards flashcard boxes for your classes. You must register to create.

Capture your desktop (Mac users simply can do command 4 to capture a certain image and command 3 to capture the screen)

http://www.jingproject.com/

You can download the free version of Jing to help you take pictures/record video of your online activity.

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*PowerPakPlus for Powerpoint offers game formats. Here is an example of the game OPERATION created in a powerpoint using body vocabulary.

*Assessing Speech/Audio in Word

Open Word Document, INSERT Object, choose WAV sound object, sound recorder will pop up and speech can be recorded.

UNDERSTANDING COPYRIGHT LAWS

http://www.mediafestival.org/old_site/chartshort.html

This is a classroom chart to help students/teachers understand copyright regulations.

http://librarycopyright.net/digitalslider/

CLASSTIMERS AND THINGS LIKE THAT

www.classtools.net

This site offers a class timer that is very easy to use. The class timer offers a dropdown menu with countdown music. This is great for in class activities and timed writings.

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GRAPH PAPER - For Vocab Assessments

http://www.2learn.ca/construct/graphicorg/graphs/graphpaperindex.html#

Motivating Students

http://www.sparkenthusiasm.com/teacher_treasures.html

Here is a collection of some helpful tools for teachers of Spanish designed to spark enthusiasm.

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Lists of storytelling options

http://cogdogroo.wikispaces.com/

DIGITAL STORYTELLING LINKS

http://web2educationuk.wetpaint.com/

WEB 2.0 Ideas/Links from the UK

www.zohonotebook.com

This is good for real time collaboration and also portfolio building.

Pronunciation Guide to 221 languages

http://www.forvo.com/