Category: Day and Night

Children practice basic phrases with this printable Spanish greetings game.

We practice los saludos in every class, but I made this Spanish greetings game for my youngest students to take…

These favorite Spanish greeting songs teach basic vocabulary and culture to kids.

Singing is a wonderful way to start the day or a class. In a school setting, we sing Spanish greeting…

A spanish story for kids with yoga.

If you are looking for a fun language activity or a Spanish story for kids, this picture book is a…

I am so happy to be able to share these great Spanish songs for kids with my readers. Rockalingua is…

spanish games for kids tic tac toe

Tic tac toe has many names in Spanish. Three of the most common are tres en raya (Spain), gato (Mexico)…

Spanish song for kids with a familar tune and sweet lyrics.

Douglas Wright is a poet, author and illustrator from Argentina. I love his Spanish poems for kids learning the language…

spanish story buenas noches

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

This Spanish song for kids is one that Marta remembers from her childhood. The post is part of a series…

Ideas for adding Spanish to a child's bedtime routine.

If your family speaks English or another language at home, it can be a challenge to set aside time for…

Música Vaca makes videos of traditional Spanish songs for children. Their video of Estrellita ¿dónde estás? – Twinkle, Twinkle Little…

A printable Spanish game for learning sizies and comparisons.

This Spanish card game is an fun way for kids to learn vocabulary and practice comparisons. It is based on…

Teaching words as opposites, antónimos or opuestos, increases a child’s Spanish vocabulary. The relationship between the two concepts helps kids…

Spanish songs for children teach much more than basic vocabulary. Singing is a wonderful way to learn the sounds and…

Cántame un cuento is a wonderful project by Natalia Spialter and Filip Tee, both of Spain. Together, they produce fun…

This Spanish poem for children is titled Una casa con un sol. It uses familiar, conversational language to describe the…

This Spanish poem for children has color and natural world vocabulary.

Reading El jardín de Douglas recently, I was happy to find a new Spanish poem for children that I think…

I am excited to be able to offer this free printable poster of Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star in Spanish to…

This is a traditional Spanish song about the sun. The lyrics are about the shape, the warmth, and about how…

Kids can practice Spanish days of the week, months and numbers with this online activity. It is simple, but excellent…

This lovely Spanish song, Hola buen día, día is wonderful for children learning the language. The song is a poem…

Hola buen día is a poem about greeting the day for children learning Spanish.

This poem is a happy way to greet the day! Hola buen día Día perfect for children learning Spanish. It…

I use this Spanish song for kids with preschoolers and beginning language learners. La luna y el sol teaches basic…

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

It is easy to talk about the calendar and the weather in Spanish with these colorful materials. They are provided…

I just watched the Whistlefritz Spanish for Kids DVD – Las estaciones. It is so well done! I am going…

A Spanish joke for kids to recite at Halloween.

Se hace de noche is a traditional rhyme in Spanish that tells the story of a vampire, or a witch…

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

My students really like clapping patterns with Spanish words. I keep it simple by using a combination of beats on…

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

Children learning Spanish will identify with Juan, the little boy in this song who protests that it is too early…

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…

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

Children can draw on information they already know to understand new Spanish vocabulary and structures.  When teachers and parents talk…

This short, simple song asks the sun to warm the Earth.  It is a good example of how word families…

Part of summer is protecting kids from the sun. We remind them to put on sun screen, to sit in…

Twinkle twinkle little star in Spanish is a wonderful song to sing to children learning Spanish.

There are several versions of Twinkle Twinkle Little Star in Spanish. Children love this familiar song, and both versions use…

I love this pretty little song in Spanish.. It captures a child’s puzzlement at the changes in the moon and…

Oso bajo el sol is the bilingual edition of Bear in Sunshine. Like the other Bear books in this series…

This Spanish song is short, simple and always popular with even my youngest groups. It lends itself to actions that…

Variations of familiar games are an easy way to incorporate Spanish into the day. The game Duck,Duck,Goose is a good…

Day and night, sun and moon – these natural rhythms establish a child’s sense of time and daily routine. It…

There are many good morning songs in Spanish.  This is a very simple one and it uses usted, the formal…

This is a Spanish translation of Margaret Wise Brown’s classic picture book Goodnight, Moon. Many children know the English, so…

This beautiful book by Michael Grejniee follows two children through their day using opposites.  The vocabulary is practical and it…