Category: Online activities

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…

In the game La Rueda del Saber, the Wheel of Knowledge, players answer questions in different categories. This online version…

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…

Talk about this photograph of teenagers playing soccer in the rain to speak Spanish with your child. The questions that…

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

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

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…

Talking about photographs is a good way for children to practice Spanish. This activity with a picture of a birthday…

  Photograhs with simple descriptions are an excellent way for children to hear and learn Spanish. With pictures, kids understand…

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…

In this free online Spanish game, kids match pictures of animals to their names. It is on the website Interpeques…

Online map quizzes help kids learn the names of countries in Spanish.

As kids study Spanish language and culture, they usually are introduced to the geography of Latin America and Spain and…

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

Dia de muertos activity for kids learning Spanish

Talk about this photograph of a Day of the Dead altar to help your child learn Spanish. The questions that…

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

Tagxedo is an online tool for making word clouds in different shapes. It is a wonderful way to play with…

Online Spanish games teach reading and math.

Proble+ (pronounced proble-mas) are engaging online Spanish games that combine reading comprehension and basic math skills from the Ministerio de…

Talk about this photo of kids on the first day of school to help your child learn Spanish. The questions…

Relajo en la cocina is a Mexican story that I read to my children when they were little. It is…

I have used activities with comic strips in Spanish and ESL classes with lots of success. Kids love them, and…

Online Spanish games for kids from the publisher Teide.

These online Spanish games are provided by the Spanish publisher Editorial Teide as support for their textbooks. They are designed…

Tesoros de lectura is a Spanish reading program from MacMillan/McGraw-Hill. It is the counterpart to the English program, Treasures. As…

The website Aplicaciones Didácticas has a collection of short Spanish readings for children. The readings have comprehension questions that can…

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

These photos of Olympic sports are a fun way to speak Spanish with kids. You can use them for activities…

The 2012 Summer Olympic Games in London are beginning and they are great fun to talk about with kids in…

Kids can learn and practice lots of Spanish as they do math problems. Math word problems have language that kids…

The vowel sounds in Spanish are essential to correct pronunciation and, of course, to learning to read. A song about…

OnlineFreeSpanish has nine activities to teach farm animal vocabulary in Spanish. The games combine an image, the written word, and…

spanish 4th of July

Kids learning Spanish can practice vocabulary and agreement with this photo collage based on the colors of the American flag…

Help your child learn Spanish by talking about this picture of a man painting a picture. The questions that follow…

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…

OnlineFreeSpanish has added a set of activities for Día del Padre. Follow the link below to reach these interactive games…

These free websites for kids have reading activities in Spanish.

Whether your kids are beginning to learn Spanish this summer or keeping up on their skills during a break from…

Talking about this photo of a little girl playing in the sand is a excellent way to speak Spanish with…

Father’s Day is coming up in a couple of weeks. It is on June 17th this year, and for those…

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

This traditional Spanish game, El juego de la oca, is a board game similar to Snakes and Ladders. Players roll…

Spanish curriculum Risas y Sonrisas

I have been having a wonderful time using the materials from Risas y Sonrisas with my students. Risas y Sonrisas…

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…

Talk about this great picture of a woman on her bike to help your child learn Spanish. The questions that…

As part of the celebration of El Día de los Niños on April 30th, I wrote about using the PEEP…

By request, I have made a YouTube channel with the Spanish songs for kids that I recommend on Spanish Playground…

OnlineFreeSpanish has a great set of Earth Day activities for Spanish language learners. The games teach vocabulary related to the…

  Since the time I wrote this post, Northumberland Grid for Learning has begun to charge users who are not…

This Spanish song about spring is from Los pimpollos, an educational television program from Peru. There is an official YouTube…

Since the time I wrote this post, Northumberland Grid for Learning has begun to charge users who are not in…

These bunnies are so cute! You can help your child learn Spanish by talking about this picture. The questions that…

This online game has falling pictures of words that contain the syllables ca, co, cu, que and qui.  Using the…

Chillola is a website designed to let children explore different languages. The site has lots of basic Spanish vocabulary accompanied…