Category: Audio

This online listening comprehension quiz for the video Mi Perro focuses on Spanish body part vocabulary.

Try this online quiz for fun listening comprehension practice. What does Jorge say about his dog? You can download a…

Scholastic's Spanish weekly reader has readings and activities for Spanish language learners.

You are probably familiar with Scholastic’s Weekly Reader, but did you know that they publish a Spanish Weekly Reader for…

Use comprehension question to build global Spanish listening skills.

Video offers a world of language and culture, and of course we can use video to teach listening comprehension skills…

A Spanish word of the day with two ordering activities for kids.

Breaking language learning into manageable, enjoyable pieces is essential to acquiring Spanish. In addition, learners need consistent exposure to the…

Los cinco sentidos for children learning Spanish.

This game about the five senses has been removed from Discovery Kids. I’m leaving this post because it has lots…

BookBox creates online stories to teach children languages and support global literacy.

BookBox creates animated books with Same Language Subtitling (SLS) to support reading and literacy development around the world. Language learners…

Five Spanish YouTube channels with authentic language videos for kids.

YouTube is a fabulous source of authentic language for young Spanish learners. Of course, the videos need to be selected…

Spanish stories online created by Imactiva with a variety of reading activities.

Imactiva is an education technology company that works with the Chilean government, publishers and companies to develop education software. They…

Spanish vocabulary listening and speaking practice.

On the website created by LanguageGuide.org, users move the mouse over an image to hear vocabulary pronounced. The images and…

DVD for exploring Cuba during Hispanic Heritage Month.

I just watched Worlds Together Cuba, a beautiful 25-minute documentary released in anticipation of Hispanic Heritage Month. It is part…

A collection of Spanish poems for kids from All Bilingual Press.

Award-winning author Rita Wirkala recently sent me two wonderful collections of her Spanish poems for kids. Mis primeros poemas and…

An online Spanish game to teach letter names and vocabulary.

OnlineFreeSpanish has a new game called ¿Puedes ver lo que yo veo? It is a searching game, which kids of…

spanish story activities vivamos la granja

Vivamos la granja is a rhyming story that playfully introduces children to life on a farm.  It is written by…

spanish words juguetes

I am happy to share the second video in the Spanish Words Kids Love series, Los juguetes del mercado. These…

geography in spanish continents

Talking about the continents with children learning Spanish lets you introduce or review geography vocabulary. In addition to the word…

Spanish Words Kids Love is a set of videos from Spanish Playground that teach language in context. The videos are…

spanish video thomas and friends

The new Thomas and Friends DVD has a Christmas title, Santa’s Little Engine, but kids will watch the 5 episodes…

spanish songs for kids rockalingua

I wrote about the free Spanish learning songs on Rockalingua a few months ago. Recently, I checked out their new…

spanish story buenas noches

Goodnight, Moon by Margaret Wise Brown is a classic picture book for young children. Like the original, the Spanish translation…

spanish number game

Teaching children numbers in Spanish is fairly easy, so you might wonder why you would ever put a young child…

For years, OnlineFreeSpanish has offered an excellent set of free activities for children learning Spanish. Now they have a new…

Three great resources for teaching kids shapes in Spanish online.

The names of shapes, or las formas in Spanish, are basic vocabulary that children learn in preschool and kindergarten. Kids…

Kids can practice listening to Spanish with this short description of a common food. They try to guess the word…

Spanish story for kids is Goldilock and the three bears told with pictograms for kids learning language.

Pictocuentos are stories that use pictures or symbols to support the meaning of the text. The pictures, or pictographs, are…

Pakapaka is an educational television channel for children from el Ministerio de Educación of Argentina. The channel has an internet…

The new video Imagine with Barney has a wonderful Spanish audio track filled with music. The producers of Barney are…

The Angelina Ballerina DVD, Mousical Medleys, will be released tomorrow. This new video features high-quality Spanish audio, along with audio…

Chile Crece Contigo was established by the Chilean government to support and protect children and families. As one small part…

spanish lesson plans kids

Disclosure: Whistlefritz sent me a copy of Spanish Lesson Plans for Kids so that I could write the following article…

Educapeques is an educational portal with lots of resources for teachers and parents. On the website, Editorial Educapeques of Spain…

Stress Free Kids publishes audio and picture books that help children reduce stress and lower anxiety. These stories are available…

This online game is a good way to practice Spanish color words. It is from Spanishspanish and players hear and…

spanish songs for kids cantoalegre

Cantoalegre is an amazing resource. This fabulous organization from Colombia offers free downloads of their Spanish songs for kids. They…

These two online games are from Educapeques. They are designed to teach basic concepts and prepositions to native Spanish speakers…

  Update – Storybird has made some changes so the story cannot be embedded here. The link in the post…

Spanish color game teaches children color vocabulary and color mixing.

Discovery Kids has created a Spanish color game called El juego de los colores. The game has wonderful, clear audio…

This new activity from OnlineFreeSpanish introduces children to the concept of the gender of nouns in Spanish. There is a…

The video below by Fiestikids is a great review of the Spanish numbers 1-20. It teaches kids how to express…

Semillitas is a Spanish language cable television channel for preschoolers from SomosTV. In Wisconsin, it is available through Charter Communications…

This video teaches the words for twelve Spanish body parts. It begins with a head and adds parts until there…

These online Spanish games to teach letters are from the Ministerio de Educación of Spain. They are part of a…

Andaluna and Samir are characters in animated Spanish videos for kids produced by the government of Andalucía to teach children…

Spanish videos for kids in a cute cooking series.

Since I wrote this post, Telmo y Tula, has made some of their videos available only by subscription. You can…

spanish christmas vocabulary

The government of the Canary Islands hosts this set of activities called Jugando con palabras. The games use Spanish Christmas…

Spanish Christmas Vocabulary

OnlineFreeSpanish has a set of activities to introduce kids to Christmas vocabulary in Spanish. The words are supported with images…

spanish listening practice

Kids in Wisconsin are building lots of snowmen this week, so we are talking about them in class too. This…

I am really excited to share this set of six little story books for Spanish language learners. The set is…

No-Work Spanish recently contacted me about sharing their audiobooks with my readers. These books are designed as a language-learning product…

Listen to this short Spanish audio description of a common word and try to guess what it is. This is…

These two sites have online Spanish games that kids can use to practice vocabulary related to different professions. The first…

This app is no longer available in the US store. I will update this post if the developer brings it…

iPad apps for kids provide fun ways to practice a language. Gus on the Go is an app for learning…

This online game in Spanish teaches children about the five senses. La máquina de los sentidos is a game from…

The Noyo Spanish Vocab app for iPad is a supplemental vocabulary builder for beginning Spanish learners. It is available from…

Stories from BookBox are a wonderful resource for building reading and listening skills in Spanish. BookBox creates animated books with…

Can you guess this word? Listen to this short Spanish audio description of a word that we often associate with…

This online game is called Mi familia. It is excellent for beginners learning family and house vocabulary or as a…

If you are looking for ways to expose kids to Spanish during the summer, websites with Spanish audio are an…

                   Heritage Language bilingual books with audio CDs are a wonderful resource for teaching Spanish to children. This innovative company…

Si yo pongo mis dos manos para arriba is a rhyme that children learn in preschool in Latin America. The…