Resources for Arabic

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General Interactive
Grammar Exercises
Grammar Tutorials
Just for Fun

Listening Practice
General News
General Video
General Reading
Research
Role-Playing Games
Teacher Resources
Text and Voice Chat

Vocabulary
Writing and Composition/Rhetoric
Comprehensive Sites
Sites Students Can Contribute to (authentic production)



Arabic (unsorted)
Euronews Una ronda de notician en árabe.A éste sitio le da mantenimiento la compañía de Lyon-based Euronews, que ahora los propietarios son ITN. Las noticias que son presentadas aqui tienen una perspectiva europea: http://www.euronews.net/ar
Effel Arabic Dictionary Downloadable English Arabic dictionary http://www.welokee.nl/
Madinah Online Online Arabic course **http://www.madinaharabic.com/**

Radio Canada International broadcasts in French Spanish Arabic Mandarin Russian and Portuguese http://www.rcinet.ca/

Café Syria learning basic phrases in Arabic **http://www.cafe-syria.com/Useful_Arabic.htm**
All Dict Online collaborative dictionary project Students can help! http://www.dicts.info/
Language Guide.org site dedicated to beginner-intermediate vocabulary, grammar and reading lessons. It is a collaborative site, meaning students can participate adding content. http://www.languageguide.org/
UniLang Language Community website with free courses in various languages (including Arabic) (source language English) with online exercises and chat and forums http://www.unilang.org/

Sites Students Can Contribute to (authentic production)
All Dict Online collaborative dictionary project Students can help! http://www.dicts.info/
Nibipedia a site created and run by two guys in a garage (much the way Microsoft started). The purpose of this site is to link educationally-valuable video (mostly from YouTube) with relevant Wikipedia articles and/or related videos. Students can add "nibs" (links to other videos or articles) http://nibipedia.com/
Voice Thread Here you can upload images or videos for others to comment on. The main page is at http://voicethread.com/ One example of a good school activity is at a thread called "What Could It Mean?" at http://voicethread.com/share/48359
Wikispaces This site is a wiki created at Wikispaces. All tools are online. Use of wikispaces' basic functions is free. Students can collaboratively create entire websites about topics that are lacking on the Web. http://www.wikispaces.com/
Wiktionary companion project to Wikipedia. Online multilingual dictionaries that anyone can edit. http://wiktionary.org/
Second Life The fastest growing Multi User Virtual Environment (MUVE) on the Web, a 3D virtual world that you can explore in the guise of your chosen avatar. Students can create spaces and objects here. http://www.secondlife.com.
Internet Archive Non English videos collection of the Internet Archive which makes media available to public for free. Click on "Arabic" to find videos http://www.archive.org/details/foreignlanguagevideos



Arabic Page Collaborators


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Leigh Thelmadatter
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