Use of Authentic Texts in Language Learning (ACTFL)

Authentic Texts Video

Authentic Resources by Language and AP Theme

OFLA Go-To List of Sources for Authentic Text

Authentic Materials- UCLA Language Materials Project

Authentic vs. Non-Authentic Materials

What is authentic text?

Authentic Text for Deeper Student Learning

Where to find authentic resources for French

Sources for authentic text

French movie posters

Authentic Resources infographic

Authentic Resources infographic 2

How to evaluate an authentic resource

Questions for evaluating an authentic resource

Reading flowchart


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Selecting authentic resources document

Infographics


Infographics in World Languages: Spanish Pinterest Board

Infographics in World Languages: French Pinterest Board

Infographics in World Languages: German Pinterest Board

Infographics in World Languages: Italian Pinterest Board

Infographics in World Languages: Chinese Pinterest Board

Infographics in World Languages: Other Languages Pinterest Board (includes Korean, Russian, Greek, Hebrew, and Arabic)


Link to Pinterest board with infographics for many languages

Infografias en castellano

Spanish infographics

Spanish infographics

Spanish infographics

Spanish infographics

German infographics

German infographics

Hindi infographics

Japanese infographics

Korean infographics

Korean infographics

Analysis of an infographic worksheet (Spanish).

Create your own activity for tiered text


Memes and Quotes in the target language


French memes and quotes

German memes and quotes

Italian memes and quotes

Spanish memes and quotes

Songs in the target language


Songs in French aligned to vocabulary themes and grammar concepts

Songs in Spanish aligned to vocabulary themes and grammar concepts

Songs in Spanish aligned to vocabulary themes and grammar concepts 2

German songs aligned to grammar concepts


Commercials in the Target Language


Pinterest board with French Commercials

Pinterest board with French Commercials

Google Drive folder with Spanish Commercials (Kara Jacobs)

Google Drive folder with worksheets for Spanish Commercials (Kara Jacobs)

More Spanish commercials

AATF You Tube Video Playlists

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Visuals as Authentic Text


National Geographic Photo of the Day: People and Culture

Images de France

Examples of Authentic Text by Language and Theme


Spanish/school/novice mid

French/families and communities/intermediate low

German/personal and public identities/intermediate mid

Pinterest boards by Global Themes


Theme/Language




Global Challenges

French

German

Spanish

Contemporary Life

French


Spanish

Beauty and Aesthetics

French


Spanish

Science and Technology

French


Spanish

Families and Communities

French


Spanish

Personal and Public Identities

French


Spanish


American Association of Teachers of French (AATF) Pinterest boards by theme:

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Using Twitter for Authentic Communication in Spanish Class

Twitter for Language and Culture