Category Archives: BBC

BBC Primary ‘goodies’

I’m making a list of useful links that parents might use with their children to practice and reinforce their Spanish, and was struck by how many ‘goodies’ there are provided by the BBC. So I thought I’d share! NB I’ve focussed on Spanish but they all come in a variety of languages – see individual sections) 1. […]

Fasten your bug-belts!

Fasten your bug-belts for some exciting news! Starting on Monday 12th every weekday on CBeebies at 09.35 and repeated at 13.35 is….. You may have already discovered Lingo and his multi-lingual bug friends on the CBeebies website – I know that he has been a hit with more than one family that I know! Lingo […]

I’m a WebFox!

Yesterday I took a Web Behaviour Test as part of BBC’s The Virtual Revolution – investigating how 20 years of the web has changed our lives. I was asked questions about my Internet useage, how much time I spent online and doing what, how much ‘multi tasking’ I did and my response to a number […]

Happy New Year 2010 in many tongues

Thanks to the BBC Mundo site for this multilingual greetings clip. Un saludo diferente. La BBC celebra la llegada del 2010 en todas las lenguas en que su Servicio Mundial transmite programas de radio y publica páginas web. El siguiente es el orden en que aparecen en el video: inglés, persa, uzbeko, swahili, ucraniano, birmano, […]

Your chance to influence the BBC’s PMFL content!

I’m helping the producers of the BBC schools website a bit this week, giving them some suggestions about their Primary French and Spanish pages. If you haven’t seen them, there are animated characters to help you speak the language, games to practice the vocabulary in each section, and some interesting fact files about the countries, […]