Resources for Portuguese

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




Portugues (unsorted)
BBC Languages: http://www.bbc.co.uk/languages/portuguese. Muchos materiales de leguaje en línea con varios niveles, desde el BBC covering Portuguese
Quia Shared Activities-Una colección de actividades creadas por maestros de Portugués.Sí el la liga a internet no funciona, ve a http://quia.com y sigue la liga a la página de actividades compartidas: http://www.quia.com/shared/portuguese
Easy Portuguese http://www.easyportuguese.com/ Lecciones básicas por internet con audio.
E Language School http://learnportuguese.elanguageschool.net/ Lecciones básicas por internet.
Radio Canada International- broadcasts in French Spanish Arabic Mandarin Russian and Portuguese http://www.rcinet.ca/
Yappr - like YouTube but created for Portuguese learners http://br.yappr.com/welcome/Welcome.action
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/
Goethe Vocabulary Tests - site is not interactive, offers tests and answer sheets but can generate the tests with any two language combinations (e.g. Spanish - Portuguese) http://www.goethe-verlag.com/tests/index1.htm
UniLang Language Community - website with free courses in various languages (including Portuguese) (source language English) with online exercises and chat and forums http://www.unilang.org/
Study Stack Portuguese - Web 2.0 application in which you can use the activities already there or create a new one! http://www.studystack.com/Portuguese
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.




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