Web, Art-Based Activities:French and Spanish
Gilot (French painter, muse of Picasso, mother of Paloma and Claude, site in English)
NOTE: This site contains a link to one of the most extensive Picasso sites on the Internet.
French, Italian, and Spanish
Caravaggio and baroque painting in France, Italy, and Spain.
NOTE: Activities are written for students of French, Italian, and Spanish at four different levels and are appropriate for students from middle school to college levels.
SpanishPage for instructorsWeb, Film-Based Activities:
The following contain links to activities to accompany feature films in French, Italian, and Spanish.
El crimen ferpecto (Please note that ferpecto is the correct spelling in the title. In English, this movie is called The Perfect Crime.)
La historia oficial (Site in English, some links in Spanish)
El norte Note: contains strong language, but frequently shown in high schools
These sites contain a wealth of activities to teach and practice narration in the past through the use of video clips made by the authors of the sites. The activities follow a logical progression and culminate with narrating scenes from a feature film. The feature film clips are not included on the website.
French LiteratureFiche de lecture:
Questions to be answered by students while they read works of literature. These serve to help guide students while reading and thus increase comprehension.
French Music Activities:
La corrida a song by Francis Cabrel