French and Spanish for Children
Age Range: 7 to 14
Resources for Beginners + Intermediates
A Green Mouse is a free Spanish and French website for students, parents and teachers for online learning, practice at home and work at school:
– Interactive French and Spanish listening resources with video clips, online quizzes and printable worksheets.
+ some pre-school/primary songs for Under 7s.
– Meet the friendly characters in the stories and learn French and Spanish by talking about them: ‘My Family’ is Maggie’s family, ‘My Birthday’ is Billy’s birthday. They will help you to create and write your own stories in French or Spanish too.
– Listen and join in with the subtitled videos. They have transcripts and worksheets.
– The online quizzes are challenging. Everything is challenging, but it is there to return to as often and whenever you want.
– The printable worksheets can be checked by looking carefully through the corresponding video resource.
– Learn about Spain, France and South America by making an Alfajor from Argentina, finding out about carnival celebrations at school in France, looking closely at Las Fallas in Valencia.
A Green Mouse is full of stories, verbs, grammar and vocabulary to help anyone, whatever their age, to build their knowledge and understanding of French and Spanish.