Castle High School Library - World Language Links

General Links

AJR NewsLink - National and state newspapers and magazines

American Association of the Teachers of French

Smithsonian - Museums and Research Centers

Weather Channel - International weather reports

Wired for Books - listen to books read in a foreign language

Countries-Statistics/Facts

Atlapedia - Statistics and key facts on countries of the world as well as full color physical and political maps

Infonation - A U.N. site that lists nations by their countries

Library of Congress Country Studies - Information on countries

Lonely Planet - Click a location on the map or type in the search box to access information on countries and cities

 

French Language

Eiffel Tower - The official site of the Eiffel Tower offers an interactive tour plus historical background.

FL Teach A listserv and Web site focusing on foreign language teaching methods. The Web site includes instructions for joining the listserv and links to foreign language sites.

Foreign Languages in Alphabetical Order

FranceKeys -  Information on regions plus travel information

French Connection - Collection of Internet links to places and items of interest with a French theme

Le Monde - Famous daily newspaper from France (In French)

Paris

Paris Pages - Extensive information about Paris and the museums

Pariserve - Commercial site associated with the French Tourist Office provides information about museums

Tennessee Bob's Famous French Links

Tour de France - Tour various regions of France

German Language

Spiegel Online

http://focus.de/ - Magazine

http://ard.de/ - News

http://zdf.de/hp/index.html - News

http://tagesschau.de/ - Television broadcast

American Association of Teachers of German

Foreign Languages in Alphabetical Order

German-English Online Dictionary - Translates German to English and the other way around

German Internet Trails

Spanish Language

Countries in Latin American and Caribbean - Culture, economy, etc.

Day of the Dead, All Saints Day - All Saints Day, November 1 and All Souls Day, November 2 mark many celebrations in Mexico,

Diego Rivera Web Museum - Life and art of Mexican artist and activist, Diago Rivera. The site is available in both English and Spanish versions and includes virtual reality panoramas of Rivera's art.

Foreign Languages in Alphabetical Order

Spanish Dictionary - Spanish to English

Spanish Language Resources - Cengage Learning - Variety of resources: culture, history, music, radio, television, news, magazines, literature, country/city tours.