Rocket languages: Spanish provides information and interactivity on Spanish numbers and time, culture, grammar, phrases, pronunciation, questions, and travel vocabulary that are free and easy to follow. The free lessons provided are a means of showing the user how Rocket Languages is like if you were to decide to purchase their full language learning program. However, without purchase, all the basic topics in the right sidebar on the website are available for study and practice.
Learn Spanish grammar, vocabulary, and culture. Spanish.about.com provides grammar lessons and up-to-date articles on the grammar of the Spanish language. The site also offers information on Spanish culture, which is sorted by Regions and Holiday categories.
Practice beginner Spanish vocabulary while playing games. Pimsleur’s Spanish Games site provides four great interactive and visually appealing games for practicing beginner Spanish vocabulary.
The 123 Teach Me’s Spanish Interactive Exercises site has several options for interactively practicing all kinds of vocabulary with words and pictures or in a sentence. The only option that is not freely accessible is the “700 Fill-in-the-blank Quizzes”, which requires a subscription. But all the others are accessible and useful for vocabulary and correct usage of vocabulary practice.
SpinTX provides casual video recordings of interviews with native Spanish-Speakers that are captioned for Spanish learners to follow along to learn listening and comprehension skills in Spanish. The site provides a search filter on the left side bar that can help narrow down videos targeting specific vocabulary or grammar structures found in the language of the videos. The site also has a page of “Lesson Ideas” which provides lesson plans for Spanish teachers to utilize the videos in the classroom.