The Boy is currently learning Japanese, with Tutors few and far between we are using an array of online learning sites and apps. These are our favourites.
A good starting point are these free video lessons.
Hello Talk App which allows you to connect with people all around the world and help each other with language learning. We are yet to try this properly but others love it. I’m learning Spanish with Lil’ Lady and will be using this.
Memrise The boy loves the app, and uses it daily. It teaches a mix of recognising spoken language, learning Katakana, Kanji and Hiragana and typing with the romaji input method.
The Boy didn’t like this one, but I thought it was easily accessible Japanese Pod
The Japanese Foundation in London is a wealth of knowledge and resources especially if you want to study at GCSE and beyond. Japanese Foundation
Free Spanish games online.
BBC Primary languages Spanish
BBC Primary Languages Mandarin
Duolingo: learn French, Spanish, German , Italian, Portugese, Dutch, Irish, Danish, Swedish