QUELQUES LIENS UTILES
LISTENING AND READING
Install the web reader chrome extension to make it easier to look up words as you are reading.
Radio News in easy French (10 minute show every day). You can read ‘le script’ as you listen. Each week they also offer a reading exercise that relates to an important international event.
A collection of videos and exercises to help you learn French provided by the BBC.
A news website for children, this is a great place to start reading in French.
French learning brought to you by the international francophone TV channel TV5 Monde.
Listen to songs in French here.
Search google news in French for articles on current events.
OPPORTUNITIES TO LIVE / WORK / STUDY IN A FRANCOPHONE ENVIRONMENT
Work for 6-9 months as an assistant to a language teacher in France. You may help teach English, Spanish, German, Arabic, Chinese, Czech, Hebrew, Italian, Dutch, Norwegian, Polish, Russian, Slovakian, or Turkish.
Work as an au pair for the summer or even for an entire year in a francophone country. There are many websites that allow you to search for jobs and post your resume. The one above is one of the most popular.
Work part time on organic farms in France, Quebec and other francophone places for free room and board.
EXPLORE (YOU MUST BE CANADIAN OR A PERMANENT RESIDENT)
Five-Week French-Language Bursary Program For Canadians — Most expenses covered! Discover another region of Canada while learning French. Enjoy five weeks of learning and adventure, friendship and discovery!
ODYSSEY (YOU MUST BE CANADIAN OR A PERMANENT RESIDENT)
Let your Odyssey begin by becoming a language assistant! Odyssey is a full-time work experience that gives you the opportunity to live in another province, share your culture, and make a difference in the lives of young people in your host community. You will receive a taxable salary of $18,500 (approximately $20 per hour) for the nine months of your Odyssey work term.
Before You Know It. A flashcard program. Please see the studentshare for card sets.
A program that allows you to record audio.