Language Links: FrenchDepartment: French and Italian Languages & Literatures
News and Media
Selection of links to French and Francophone websites for television, radio, newspapers, magazines, and other media.
Newspaper & Magazines
Travel and Study Abroad
Selection of links to French and Francophone airlines and train stations, main cities and study abroad programs.
Links to websites selling French and Francophone products (music, book, etc...)
Books and Music
Links to French and Francophone stores, restaurants, museums, etc, located in the Denver-Boulder metropolitan area.
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Listen to France Inter, France Info, France Musique, France Culture, France Bleu, Le Mouv’ et Fip on your phone.
Verbuga French Verb Trainer
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Teaching ResourcesLanguage Instruction
Murder mystery that students have to solve. There are tutorials followed by practice activities, a built-in scoring rubric and audio components. There are four levels of difficulty.
High tech simulation of a detective story. Students have to look for Mona Lisa's smile. It includes cultural information on the city of Paris.
Students can enter a verb form or an infinitive to see how it is conjugated in the various tenses. The software can be downloaded and used offline.
This website provides a beautiful window on African music from various parts of the continent. Students can listen to music samples while reading French texts about the life of the artists.
L'Union Europeenne en Bref is a comprehensive reference website providing information on the European union, its institutions and history.
Reference website on Jean de la Fontaine. It provides a biography, digital versions of his work, as well as a number of audio files.
The website is sponsored by the BNF (Bibliothéque Nationale de France). It provides scanned versions of authentic manuscripts, pictures and video clips.
Presentation of an interactive version of a francophone short story (Le Génie du Manguier). It comes with a set of activities and a lesson plan.