Resources for Russian

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программа взаимодействия человека с / General Interactive
грамматика / Grammar

наслаждение / Just for Fun

слушать / Listening Practice
новости / General News
телевизионный / General Video
считывание / General Reading
научно-исследовательская работа / Research
машинная игра, игровая программа. / Role-Playing Games
Teacher Resources
беседа / Text and Voice Chat
Sites Students Can Contribute to (authentic production)
словарь / Vocabulary
Writing and Composition/Rhetoric
Comprehensive Sites





Russian - (unsorted)
Ruslan: John Langran’s business - specialists in the development of materials for learners and teachers of Russian. Some good stuff here: http://www.ruslan.co.uk
Russian: http://www.russlandjournal.de/en/russian.html. This site provides a lot of materials for learners of Russian: Russian language exercises with audio samples, Russian alphabet, information about grammar and pronunciation.
Russian: A variety of learning games and learning materials, including Russian songs, an English-Russian dictionary, and a transliteration tool, phrasebook: http://www.practiceRussian.com
Rusia Mia – sitio en español para ellos que quieren aprender el idioma ruso y sobre la cultura rusa http://www.rusiamia.com/lengua_rusa/
My Language Exchange – versión en español para encontrar parejas para comunicar por email, chat o chat de voz. http://www.mylanguageexchange.com/Learn_spn/Russian.asp
Radio Canada International- broadcasts in French Spanish Arabic Mandarin Russian and Portuguese http://www.rcinet.ca/
A Taste of Russian – Podcasts for learning Russian **http://www.tasteofrussian.com/**
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 - Russian) http://www.goethe-verlag.com/tests/index1.htm
Study Stack Russian - Web 2.0 application with multiple activities for Russian or you can create one! http://www.studystack.com/Russian
UniLang Language Community - website with free courses in various languages (including Russian) (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.




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