Useful Websites

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Here are some of my favorite web sites - they are kid-friendly and are wonderful to use as support for homework or to start learning new vocabulary words and/or sentences as well as getting some cultural input!

1. Tapis Volant http://www.tapis.com.au/index.asp

2. Languages Online[Practice your French by themes of study] http://www.education.vic.gov.au/languagesonline/french/french.htm

3. BBC web site - Primary French [Easy to use by your child to improve his/her basic French] http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/primaryfrench/

4. BBC web site - Learning through videos [more appropriate for older students] http://www.bbc.co.uk/languages/french/mafrance/

5. UT French department web site [a good review of basics and grammar] http://www.laits.utexas.edu/fi/

6. PBS web site - Play and sing with Caillou [appropriate for Pre-K, K and 1st grade students] http://pbskids.org/caillou_french/activities/singalong.html

7. Online picture dictionary http://www.pdictionary.com/french/

8. French online tutorials [great audio - good grammar review] http://www.frenchtutorial.com/standard/toc.php

9. ZUT! Primary French Language Skills [Great audio and games for elementary school students]
http://www.zut.org.uk/misc/primary.html

10. Bonjour toi! [Web site offering French vocabulary and games for young learners] http://frenchteacher.free.fr/index.html


11. French news - Les Cles Junior de l'actualite [for students 7-13 years old] http://www.lesclesjunior.com/

12. Radio Canada - news and games http://www.radio-canada.ca/jeunesse/petits/


13. La Tour Eiffel - Official web site http://www.tour-eiffel.fr/index.html


14. Scholastic Book Order - http://www.scholastic.ca/clubs/lecture/

15. Alliance Francaise de Houston [Promoting French language and culture in the Houston area] http://www.afdehou.org/

16. Education Francaise Greater Houston - EFGH [providing French after school classes in public and private schools around Houston] http://www.efghouston.org/efgh/

17. Gardening with a French flair http://www.frenchgardening.com/


18. Carnaval de Nice http://www.nicecarnaval.com/en/index.php

19. Le Tour de France - Official web site Tour de France

20. Amazing pictures from France! - Pictures from French photograph Christophe Levillain