Teachers and students may download Audacity software for FREE at this site. Audacity is a free program that allows students to create blogs so that teachers may incorporate them into their curriculum.

Foreign Language Lesson Plans and Resources

This site offers lesson plans, activities, resources, and links to museums and exhibits.

German for Travellers

Educators will want to zero in on the Learn section. Explanations, vocabulary lists and exercises are available for those who wish to learn conversational German. There is even a quiz (in German) on Harry Potter; look under Exercises with Video. You can find travel information here, as well as links to “all things German.”

High School Hub

The High School Hub is a noncommercial portal to excellent free online academic resources for high school students. It features learning activities, a daily news quiz, a reference collection, SAT practice, college information, and subject guides for English, mathematics, science, social studies, world languages, arts, health, and technology.

Perseus Project

Perseus Project has an extensive collection of resources for learning about the ancient world. This site includes Greek and Latin texts and translations, illustrated art catalogs, and maps.

Pete's Power Point Station

Power point and animations for teachers to use in their classroom. All content areas included.

Read Write Think

The website states its purpose is to "provide educators and students access to the highest quality practices and resources in reading and language arts instruction."

Say Hello to the World

If you wanted to say hello to everybody in the world, how many people would that be? And how many languages would you have to learn? Choose from a variety of languages to learn simple words and phrases. Great resources for each language listed!

Scholastic - Celebrate Hispanic Heritage

The project Celebrate Hispanic Heritage allows students to choose different areas relating to Hispanic Heritage. This project was designed to teach students about the cultures, backgrounds, and contributions of the Hispanic people who came to America and those living here today. September 15 -October 15 is Hispanic Heritage month and is celebrated each year throughout the United States. To begin discovering about Celebrate Hispanic Heritage just click on Hispanic History in the Americas, Interviews with Great Latinos, Discover History Makers or What Does My Heritage Mean to Me?

Songs for Teaching

Using music to promote learning. Ideas and resources for using music to teach content across the curriculum to students of all ages.

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Yahoo's Babel Fish Translation Service

You can enter up to 150 words in the "translate a block of text" and it will translate the block of text into 10 different languages. It will also let you translate a complete web page from one language to another by entering the web address.