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Helpful Resources

In order to support at home, the learning of Spanish as an additional language, please use the following websites:

GCSE Spanish students in years 9, 10 and 11

1. www.activeteachonline.com

This resource is set-up for GCSE Spanish students in years 9, 10 and 11 and has listening, reading and vocabulary activities that are directly linked to the Viva curriculum used within the Spanish department. 

Username: First name and last name (written together as one word with the first letter of your first name and first letter of your last name capitalised (for example JeffBlogs)

Password: ChangeMe251 

2. https://www.memrise.com/group/227087/

Excellent for building vocabulary skills into your long-term memory.  

After you create your own free account, click on the above memrise link and you will added to my group where I have published all of the GCSE vocabulary by unit.

 

The below resources are accessible for all year groups. 

3. www.bbc.co.uk/languages

A wide variety of activities and videos to watch for learners at all stages.  There is something for everyone.

No username or password required

4. https://www.duolingo.com/course/es/en/Learn-Spanish-Online

A very popular website for learning languages.  Initially, you take a five-minute assessment and it will tell you your level of Spanish and then target your study offerings at that level.

You will need to create your own free account

5. www.mindsnacks.com

Lots of fun games to help you improve your Spanish.

 

6. https://www.languagesonline.org.uk/Hotpotatoes/spanishindex.html#Topics

A lot of different games to learn vocabulary and grammar by topic.

No username or password required

 

7. https://www.lightbulblanguages.co.uk/resources-spanish.htm

Useful for Spanish learners from primary to A level.

No username or password required

 

8. www.quizlet.com

Famous for its flashcards.  You make your own flashcards or you can choose from hundreds of pre-created sets.

You will need to create your own free account

 

9. https://speakonia.apponic.com/

Free downloadable software that enables you to type-in any text and it will read it back to you.Helpful for improving pronunciation.

 

10. www.wordreference.com

A dictionary and verb conjugation look-up tool.  The most widely used online dictionary for academics.

No username or password required

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