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French and Francophone Virtual Visits

by Laura Franklin
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These sites all take the user to places where French is spoken. Of great use for active learning in French classes.

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Voyage Virtuel

Added 07/28/2006
Click on French map and tour the city of your choice. Great photos

L'île aux esclaves

Added 07/28/2006
Through an interactive journey, a young student from Martinique researches the origins of his family and learns about Goree Island and the history of slavery.

La Francophonie en images

Added 07/28/2006
An image database with 700+ pictures of Paris and other photographs


Added 07/28/2006
This site has views of Paris that are not contained in typical postcards. Very useful for culture and civilization lessons.

Magazine Espace francophone

Added 10/22/2006
Theatre modules, videos, music,so much on the Francophone world.

TV5:Cités du monde

Added 10/22/2006
Pedagogical units on cities around the world with video, audio and ideas for classroom use. In French, from TV5.

La Voix des Jeunes

Added 10/22/2006
Since 1995, UNICEF has been engaging world youth up to the age of 25 in discussions on poverty, exclusion, HIV/AIDS, discrimination and environmental issues. In French, English and Spanish, this site has articles, discussion forums and projects excellent for use in National Standards-based language programs.

Le Cyberschoolbus des Nations Unies

Added 10/22/2006
Un projet global d'enseignement des Nations Unies destiné aux jeunes en plusieurs langues, y compris le français. Dossiers pédagogiques.

Espace Francophone

Added 07/28/2006
Videos and audio material from the Francophone world and France done by the French Cultural Service in New Orleans. Very sophisticated.

TV5: La francophonie en images

Added 07/28/2006
Videos from Francophone artists, musicians, authors and directors. Interviews, music, film clips. Well-suited to texts that cover la Francophonie.

Women War and Peace

Added 09/20/2013

VCU Peace Conference

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