No matter what language you teach – French, Spanish, Italian – we know Modern Foreign Language (MFL) teachers are always on the lookout for amazing resources. Check out links to 19 of our favorite websites offering foreign language resources to help you liven up your lessons and engage your learners!
Modern Foreign Language activities for elementary, middle and high school. Resources include games, exam questions, vocabulary banks, sentence building activities and much more!
Available Languages: 22 World Languages and ESL
Offers music videos, movie trailers, news and inspiring talks in a variety of foreign languages.
Available Languages: English, Chinese, Spanish, French, German, and Japanese
3. The Guardian Teacher Network:
Find news articles, lesson plans and printable activities suited for students 4 – 18 years of age.
Available Languages: French, Italian, Spanish, and German
Search the site by foreign language to find lesson plans and printables for your students.
Available Languages: French, German, Greek, Lithuanian, Spanish, and Urdu
Offers a large bank of mostly free foreign language printables created by teachers for teachers! The resources are geared for upper primary, middle and high school students, and new content is always being added.
Available Languages: German, Spanish and French
6. NFLRC (National Foreign Language Resource Centers)
Visit their site to find a wide range of online materials, articles for educators and professional development opportunities.
Available Languages: Pretty much any language you can think of!
7. FLTeach (Foreign Language Teaching Forum)
Browse their collection of links to awesome foreign language websites and resources. You are sure to find inspiring ideas for your classroom!
Available Languages: Chinese, ESL, Esperanto, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Latin, Portuguese, Russian, and Spanish
Find high quality foreign language lesson ideas and online materials in a pinch!
Available Languages: Almost anything you are looking for.
9. Share My Lesson:
Free resources created by foreign language teachers for teachers. Includes lesson plans and materials in a variety of formats.
Available Languages: French, Spanish, German and more
Free online language lessons and games. Each mini-lesson includes reading, listening and speaking activities.
Available Languages: Large selection
Free online foreign language games for learning phrases, vocabulary, alphabets, spelling & grammar.
Available Languages: 40 different languages
Read their articles to find lesson ideas and new teaching methods to liven up your foreign language classes!
Available Languages: Activity ideas can be applied to any foreign language.
13. World Language Café:
Spice up your world language lessons with their games, activities, teaching tips and lessons on culture!
Available Languages: French and Spanish
A collection of photos and short authentic videos that are sure to engage your students.
Available Languages: French, Spanish and Dutch
15. Jim Becker’s World Languages Links:
Find links to amazing online resources for 29 different languages!
Available Languages: 29 different languages
16. World Language Resources:
Find 115 links to open educational resources for teaching world languages.
Available Languages: French and Spanish
Offers authentic and engaging videos, exercises and games for students.
Available Languages: German, French, English, Spanish and Italian
An app offering foreign language games for students of all ages.
Available Languages: German, French, English, Spanish, Chinese, Japanese, and Portuguese
19. Teachers Pay Teachers:
This site offers exactly what is says – teachers pay teachers for classroom resources, including lesson plans, printables, etc.
Available Languages: Arabic, Chinese, French, Gaeilge, German, Hebrew, Italian, Japanese, Latin, Portuguese, Russian and Spanish
Have any other links to awesome to foreign language resources you would like us to add? Let us know!
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