Please note, a second language is not a required subject until Grade 5.

Learning Commons Resources

Second Language eBooks

We have a wide variety of books, curriculum and CDs that cover this topic.

Curriculum Examples

  • Slangman Kids learn French through fairy tales : Cinderella (Series)
  • Le Francais Facile! Junior –The Easy French
  • First french
  • Spanish I, Grades K – 5  

Search Terms

Use the following keywords to search for resources:

  • French
  • Spanish

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Subscriptions

Log in to Discovery Education Canada and search for world languages topics.  For K-2, there will be topics such as Chinese, French, German and Spanish.

Discovery Education Streaming Plus offers students award-winning digital or multimedia content.  (K-12 content)  Look for a full description under “Subscriptions” in the main menu above.

Log in to Enchanted Learning and the Languages Link for learning activities in French, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian, German, Dutch, Swedish and Russian.

Enchanted Learning produces educational materials, mostly for Gr. K-3, which emphasize creativity and joy in learning.  Look for a full description under “Subscriptions” in the main menu above.

The ERAC K-12 Resource Collection will show recommended book lists for French under the grade you choose.  This site will also give you ideas of books to search for in the OverDrive library or your local public library.

The ERAC K-12 Resource Collection (ERAC = Educational Resource Acquisition Consortium) identifies and evaluates learning resources from the Ministry of Education perspective.  Look for a full description under “Subscriptions” in the main menu above.

First log in to Learn360 before you choose a topic or “click” on a link.  Once in Learn360 select World Languages, then filter for the appropriate grade range.  The languages with videos available are Chinese, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Sign Language and Spanish.

Learn360 is a media-on-demand service or digital video library for Gr. K-12, with digital, audio and other support materials.  Look for a full description under “Subscriptions” in the main menu above.

Log in to SAS® Curriculum Pathways and choose “Browse Resources” for World Languages, then filter for Grades K-5 to find resources in Spanish.

SAS® Curriculum Pathways provides interactive tools, resources, and apps for grades K-12.  Look for a full description under “Subscriptions” in the main menu above.