Category: Body parts

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

There are lots of versions of the traditional Spanish song Pedro el conejito. All of them are about a rabbit…

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

Saco una manito (I take out one hand) is a perfect Spanish song or finger play for toddlers and preschoolers…

Talking about pictures is a great way to speak Spanish with children. Use this photo of a little girl and…

Spanish poems about winter teach children vocabulary for the season.

These traditional Spanish poems about winter are taught in preschool throughout Latin America. One of the poems is also sung…

¿Uno? ¿Dos? ¿Tal vez tres? is a Spanish ebook for parents and teachers to read with young language learners. The…

Spanish song for children

Spanish Together has a wonderful free video about a snowman that is perfect for using with beginning Spanish learners this…

Printable Spanish activities from Udicom.

This extensive set of free printable materials has lots of wonderful activities for Spanish language learners. It is offered by…

Let’s Learn to Speak Spanish: Conversational Workbook and CD is a set of worksheets and activities by Susana Murphy, published…

I have been having a great time with the Whistlefritz CD, Cha, Cha, Cha -Spanish Learning Songs. This award-winning collection…

Magic Spanish for Kids is an award-winning audio CD about a magical trip to Mexico. Two friends, Bobby and María…

The Bilingual Baby DVD is a wonderful collection of images to support a voice-over narration of basic Spanish words and…

With these free printable pictures, kids find the differences and practice common Spanish words. These Spanish activities, Encuentra las diferencias…

Este dedito compró un huevito (this little finger, or toe, bought an egg) is a Spanish rhyme that you say…

Do you have children starting Spanish in school? If you are looking for games and activities to supplement what they…

Don’t these pigs looks happy? Talk about this great photograph to help your kids learn Spanish. The questions that follow…

Spanish in a Basket was such a treat to get in the mail! It is a lovely wicker picnic basket…

I was excited to see Juanita Ulloa’s name in my inbox recently.  She wrote suggesting that Spanish Playground readers might…

9letras is the blog of Alberto Abarca Fillat of Huesca, Spain. Alberto shares educational material for teaching Spanish and the…

Storybird is such an amazing resource that it is hard to know where to begin to write about it. It…

Easy Spanish songs for kids in preschool school.

Where did the summer go? Lots of us are going to have new Spanish learners in just a few weeks…

Fiesta Femenina is a collection of captivating stories with wonderful characters.  They are drawn from the legends of the indigenous…

The Diccionario Multimedia is from the Portal de Educación – Junta de Castillo y León.  It has common Spanish vocabulary…

Whoever you are is a beautiful book with a moving message about our common humanity. It is by Australian author…

This is a song with pictures, perfect for the very littlest children learning Spanish. Luna has the words luna (moon)…

Learn Spanish with Pictures helps children learn Spanish by talking about pictures in a structured way. The description of this…

You can use this simple dice game to practice specific vocabulary with children who are learning Spanish. To play this…

This is a set of four games to teach vocabulary. I think they are great for children learning Spanish because…

Learn Spanish with Pictures helps you teach Spanish to children by talking about pictures, like these photographs of dolphins. Following…

Help your child learn Spanish by talking about this wonderful photograph. The questions that follow, like all the Learn Spanish…

Kokone Mínimo is a website from Mexico designed to introduce children to basic vocabulary and concepts in their native Spanish…

The songs from two of my favorite CDs for teaching Spanish to children are now available on iTunes. We Love Spanish…

Descubre las palabras del cuerpo humano is a good activity for children who are learning to read and write the…

spanish for children jokes

I have to admit that a lot of the Spanish jokes my children told when they were little, or English…

This is a set of online activities to introduce and teach the body parts in Spanish. It is part of…

These are my favorite bilingual picture books to read to kids.  Margaret speaks English and Margarita speaks Spanish and reading…

These online Spanish games involve matching simple text to the correct picture. You change objects in a scene to make…

You can use El Señor Cara de Papa (or El Señor Cara de Patata, as he is known in Spain)…

Movement and music are valuable tools for teaching Spanish to children. Combining the two, children process the language at a…

Activities for teaching children Spanish.

This is a free book of fun and practical activities for teaching children Spanish. ¡Aprendo jugando! Actividades de Español para…

Spanish website for kids with games and audio from el Centro Virtual Cervantes.

Mi mundo en palabras is part of the Centro Virtual Cervantes, a site created by the Instituto Cervantes of Spain…

This is a great set of online activities for introducing the body parts in Spanish or for focused practice with…

My son A is 23 and he just got back from visiting my daughter, K, in Lima, Peru. He was…

This online game teaches children the parts of the face and head in Spanish. It can also teach other common…

This printable book in Spanish has common vocabulary and a simple, repeated sentence structure.  The title is El muñeco de…

I love these P’kolino multi-solution puzzles for teaching body parts and colors in Spanish.  There are many ways to do…

For children learning Spanish, music is a wonderful source of language and culture.  In the case of Luis Pescetti’s songs…

Children need to hear the past tenses in Spanish over and over before they can use them. There are two…

These activities for learning body parts are part of the website created by the Instituto de Tecnologías Educativas which is…

Saco una manito (I take out one hand) is one of the first songs that many Spanish-speaking children learn. Even…

These online activities are designed for native Spanish speakers, but they work well for Spanish language learners. Because the activities …

Mi carita redondita is a song about the parts of the face.  It is sung to the tune of “Oh…

Spanish poems about body parts of kids learning language.

Poems in Spanish are a wonderful way for children to learn language.  Here are three traditional Spanish poems about body…

If you have ever misplaced your keys, you know how you think of the word “where” as you search for…

This song teaches the Spanish verb forms tengo (I have) and tienes (you have) as children sing about the parts…

If I could choose one song for my university students learn as children, it might be this one. In addition…

This song is lots of fun to sing and to dance to, and it teaches the parts of the body…

This is such a simple, happy song; I love it!  The actions reinforce the parts of the body in Spanish…

There are many phrases that we use on a regular basis with children that include parts of the body.  For…