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Spanish reading comprehension actvities based on basic math skills for language learners.

Math problems are excellent reading comprehension practice. Proble+ (pronounced proble-mas) are engaging online games that combine Spanish reading comprehension and…

Spanish reading program for K-6 has many effective activities for language learners.

Various publishers have wonderful support materials for their Spanish texts online. These materials include printable activities and online games and…

Los cinco sentidos for children learning Spanish.

This online game teaches children about los cinco sentidos, the five senses. La máquina de los sentidos is an activity…

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…

Spanish reading comprehension games for kids to match sentences to pictures.

Are you looking for online Spanish activities to do with kids this summer? Genmagic is a portal for making web-based…

Spanish summer activities for kids like nature walks and traditional games keep them learning Spanish during vacation.

It’s almost here! Summer means a change of routine for most families. It can be a challenge at times, but…

Oh Noah is a digital series to teach children Spanish.

Have your kids met Noah? He is the protagonist of the PBS KIDS digital series Oh Noah!, designed to introduce…

Free online Spanish games teach basic structures and vocabulary to kids.

Calico Spanish is an wonderful elementary Spanish curriculum. In addition to their classroom and homeschool materials, they offer an excellent…

Easy Spanish stories introduce children to spring vocabulary.

Spring is on its way! These two easy Spanish stories, in different formats, make it easy to talk about spring…

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…

Online Spanish stories for pre-readers, Spanish learners and children with special needs.

Aprendices Visuales creates online Spanish stories supported by pictograms. In the description of the project, the creators explain that the…

Spanish materials for keeping kids engaged over the weekend.

It is Friday, and that means time for five easy-to-do Spanish activities for kids. They are the Friday Five –…

Speak Spanish with kids with these 5 activities.

It’s Friday and time to speak Spanish with kids using the Friday Five. These activities do not take much work…

Resources for learning about the planets in Spanish

Learning about the planets in Spanish, kids draw on information they already know. They learn the basic facts of the…

Five no-prep Spanish activities for kids.

It’s time for the Friday Five! These no-prep Spanish activities are easy to do with kids. They can all be…

Five quick Spanish activities for fun with kids.

It’s time for the Friday Five! Use these activities for quick Spanish fun this weekend or come back to them…

A list of the best websites for kids learning Spanish.

Websites can be a useful way to give kids more exposure to Spanish and help them stay in contact with…

Fun spanish activites including songs, online games and printables..

Here are this week’s Friday Five – five fun Spanish activities to do with kids. These are low-prep ways to…

online spanish vocabulary

Carrera de globos is a new online Spanish vocabulary game for learning key words in four categories. Players advance in…

sand writing

This online tool has the fun effect of writing in the sand. Of course, you can do the same activity…

no-prep spanish activities

I’m still in Nicaragua doing workshops, so this post is going to be really short. As a part of one…

Five Spanish vocabulary activities that can be adpated for learners of different levels.

Here are this week’s Friday Five. They are five easy Spanish activities to do with kids learning Spanish. Talk about…

Five ideas for Spanish class.

It’s time for the Friday Five!  Here are five ideas for Spanish activities. Add a little language to your weekend…

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 lessons friday

This set of activities is part of a new series I am calling the Friday Five. I will suggest five…

Spanish activities for kids

These five Spanish activities for kids take almost no preparation. I asked readers about making sets like this a series…

clothing words in spanish

La ropa is a video in the Spanish Words Kids Love series from Spanish Playground. This short video teaches Spanish…

learn spanish

Talk about this photograph of kids playing baseball to help your child learn Spanish. The questions that follow, like all…

spanish words tiene

I am happy to share ¿Qué tiene?, a video in the Spanish Words Kids Love series. These short videos teach…

learn spanish with pictures catching frisbee

Talk about this photograph of a dog catching a Frisbee to help your child learn Spanish. The questions that follow…

spanish color activity

Rockalingua has a free 11-page set of printable activities to teach children Spanish colors and numbers. This is a wonderful…

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 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 color by number calavera

Día de los Muertos is a colorful celebration. Flowers, candles, and calaveras bring color to altars and graves as we…

day of the dead skulls

This month, many of us are talking about Día de los Muertos, or Day of the Dead, with our children…

spanish number game

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

learn spanish with pictures pumpkins

Talk about this photograph of two girls in a pumpkin patch to help your child learn Spanish. The questions that…

spanish websites for kids OFS

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

shapes in spanish

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

A photo collage to practce Spanish vocabulary for kids.

This activity uses a photo collage to help kids decipher Spanish sentences. They match sentences to the photos they describe…

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…

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

We Give Books is a free online library of children’s books and they now have a few Spanish stories and…

Talk about this photograph of a little girl and her dog to help your child learn Spanish. The questions that…

An Spanish online game to teach kids prepostions.

This Spanish online game, Un día en el circo, is from a set of activities called Diverland. The activities are…

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

Spanish Search Terms

I am going to be in Peru for the next few weeks and will not be posting as often on…

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

Update – Storybird has made some changes so the stories cannot be embedded here. The links in the post below…

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…

This printable activity consists of a short Spanish reading, photos and questions. The topic is el Día del Peatón, an…

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

This activity is based on a photo of recycling containers in Concepción, Paraguay. It teaches important vocabulary and also helps…

The snow is almost gone here in Wisconsin, and many of us are talking and singing about the change of…

April is National Poetry Month. Poems are a wonderful way for children to hear and speak Spanish and enjoy the…

These Spanish online stories were created by a group of teachers in Montville, Connecticut. Each story is followed by a…

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…