Resources for Speaking
The Mixxer - a free educational website for language exchanges via Skype
Resources for Listening Comprehension
Ejercicios de espanol para extranjeros
This website is a collection of Movie trailers, TV commercials, cultural videos, and news reports that allow students to listen to grammar and vocabulary in context. Videos are accompanied by guided practice which allows students to practice target vocabulary and grammar points based on the authentic speech that they hear. There is also a vocabulary section with a variety of games and exercises. There is something for every level here.
Destinos teaches speaking, listening, and comprehension skills in Spanish. This telenovela, or Spanish soap opera, immerses students in everyday situations with native speakers and introduces the cultures, accents, and dialects of Mexico, Spain, Argentina, and Puerto Rico. Understanding of Spanish and appreciation of many Hispanic cultures increase as students become absorbed in the mysterious and entertaining story. Closed captioning in Spanish can be used as a teaching and literacy resource. The series is also appropriate for teacher professional development.
Coffee Break Spanish
Learn Spanish by watching Spanish TV in an online video player designed for language learners.
Spanish Grammar in Context
Reading & Vocabulary Resources
Pick up new vocabulary and sharpen your reading skills by reading newspaper articles in Spanish. Click on any word you don't know for an instant definition! The site will also quiz you on your new words.
Students, this is a list of web resources which you may find useful to further your study of Spanish.