Chillola is a website that offers instruction for young children just being introduced to a foreign language. English, Spanish, French, German, and Italian is taught through audio and visual tools, along with printable worksheets. Basic concepts include: the alphabet, numbers, colors, shapes, animals, food, body parts, time, weather, and more.
For the older child and more advanced conversationalist, try the Mango Language Learning database on the library's website. Users can choose from over 24 languages. Lessons are provided to develop grammar and vocabulary skills for everyday communication. A translator is also included.