Foreign Language

Discover resources for teaching foreign languages at home.

Homeschool Foreign Language Curriculum

Adapted from The Virginia Homeschool Manual. Compiled by Vicki Bentley, Susan Brooks, Janice Campbell, and Rachel Ramey. Most of the subject-specific resources can be ordered from the major curriculum suppliers listed under “Homeschool Material Sources,” but publisher websites are indicated where appropriate. Publisher websites often offer additional product information, articles, links to other sites, and free e-newsletters.

 

Audio Forum

Claims “the largest selection of language audio courses.” Available in MP3 and CD audio formats, and as DVD software packages. www.audioforum.com

Berlitz

Books teaching French, Spanish, German, Russian, Italian, Japanese, Chinese, and many other languages. www.berlitz.com

Bolchazy-Carducci Publishers (Publishers of Artes Latinae)

Teaches Latin and Greek, and publishes reading books in ancient languages. www.bolchazy.com

Greek ‘N Stuff

Latin and Biblical Greek for children. www.greeknstuff.com

The Human Languages Page

More than 1,000 links to foreign language material. www.ilovelanguages.com

International Linguistics Corporation/Learnables

International Linguistics Corporation now also offers The Learnables® on interactive CD. Offers Spanish, French, German, Russian, Hebrew, Chinese, Japanese, and Czech. www.learnables.com

Learning How to Read New Testament Greek, with People Just Like You

by Randall D. McGirr Available for purchase here

Power-Glide Language Courses

Multi-media language curricula are now directly available to the public. Designed for elementary, middle and high school students. http://www.power-glide.com/

Rosetta Stone

This computer-based language program is used by government agencies and many large corporations. It uses the immersion method of language instruction (only the target language is used), and is available in 30 languages. www.rosettastone.com

World of Reading

Offers 30 different language books, software, and learning aids. www.wor.com