Language Learning Resources

Global children

At the library

  • Bilingual books
  • DVDs
  • Kits
  • Teach Me... Language series
  • Muzzy
  • Nonfiction - Dictionaries and Translations
    • J 433 - German
    • J 440 - French
    • J 453 - Italian
    • J 460 - Spanish
    • J 491 - Russian
    • J 492 - Japanese
    • J 495 - Chinese

Online

Broaden your child’s world - help him or her learn a new language!

Discover Schlow’s wealth of books, DVDs, kits, and online stories, audiobooks and games in multiple languages.

Dictionaries and Monolingual Books – Looking for an Italian-English picture dictionary or Madeline in Spanish?  Find dictionaries, grammar guides and translations of classic picture and chapter books in our non-fiction section.

Bilingual Books - Make it easy and fun to jump from one tongue to another with books featuring both English and another language. Includes Arabic, Chinese, French, Spanish, and more.

BookFlix - Teaching Spanish to kids who love visual learning? BookFlix offers video fiction and eBook nonfiction titles in Spanish, with optional read-alouds.

DVDs – Enjoy movies that appeal to speakers of many languages. Choose from a range of DVDs with subtitles and multiple language audio tracks, as well as numerous series with a multicultural focus.

Kits - Improve beginning reading skills in a new language with Kits! Each one holds a book paired with its corresponding audiobook, so your child can see and hear each word clearly. Muzzy and the Teach Me… Language series offer animation and playful songs to liven up your teaching.

Muzzy Online - Learning a language is fun and interactive! Take a break from workbooks and flash cards; give Muzzy's playful video lessons a try. With 10 languages to choose from, your family will be speaking a new language in no time!

Transparent Language – Interact with flashcard-style vocabulary lessons, complete with audio. Offered in 80+ languages, these lively mini-classes are terrific at home or on the go via an app that kids will love.

TumbleBooks - Share video storybooks with your child in English, French, and Spanish. Connect to a huge selection via TumbleBooks’ Language Learning collection.

 

Posted 2/6/2014