Teaching Foreign Languages in the Schools K-8

Online Journals for Foreign Languages and Literature
East European Quarterly
Germanic Review
Hispanic Review
Japan Quarterly
Journal of Asian Studies
Journal of Latin American Studies
Russian Life

This wiki provides a list of children's materials and teaching resources for multicultural education or diversity instruction. Included in this list of resources are materials in different languages, publishers that provide these unique resources, and websites relating to multicultural education.


  • NDE World Languages http://www.nde.state.ne.us/forlg/
  • Spanish Resources http://polyglot.lss.wisc.edu/lss/lang/spanish.html
    Easy to navigate site designed by University of Wisconsin; Comprehensive list of web site resources
  • Quia (http://www.Quia.com)
    Language test generator that sends grades directly to teacher after students take the assessment on-line. There is a yearly fee for use.
  • StudySpanish.com (http://www.studyspanish.com) Teachers can configure the site in such a way that all student information is sent to him/her.
  • Puzzlemaker.com http://www.puzzlemaker.com) Not a language specific site, but it is a free site on which teachers can design printable games for students. All that needs to be done is to enter words in Spanish/French/German rather than in English. It’s free!
  • Studyspanish.com http://www.studyspanish.com) Site that offers practice with vocabulary, pronunciation, grammar, and more. No fee for use of the site.
  • Universal Currency Converter http://www.xe.net/ucc/full.shtml
  • WebQuest http://webquest.org Searchable site of pre-designed interactive lessons for students.
  • Transparent Language http://www.transparent.com/games/index.htm While this site is advertising its product, there are several games that are free for teacher and student use
  • Center for Applied Linguistic Resources Guide http://www.cal.org/ Comprehensive site that provides a wealth of resources