Category: Greetings

The song Hola Hello has easy Spanish words kids can practice with the printable activities.

Mariana Iranzi’s song Hola Hello has easy Spanish words and a bright, upbeat sound, making it an excellent first song…

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…

Talking to animals in Spanish is good language practice for kids.

Talking to animals in Spanish can help children learn language. You can enlist the help of animal friends in several…

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

It is important for kids to be able to introduce themselves, so we teach our children and students to say…

Disclosure: Mariana Iranzi sent me a copy of Hola Hello so that I could write the following article. All of…

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…

printable spanish bookmarks

¡Hola, Crayola! ¡Adios, carita de arroz!  There are lots of Spanish rhymes like this, and kids like learning them because…

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

Isabel Brazon of Baila Baila recently contacted me about sharing her Spanish songs for children with my readers. She is…

Spanish activities for the first day of school.

School is starting soon!  These resources have Spanish activities for the first day of school.  They can certainly be used…

In this Spanish song and game, El teléfono, kids sing that the phone is ringing and pretend to answer and…

Finger puppets are a great way for preschoolers to practice Spanish greetings. These are often some of the first words…

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

This free online game is the perfect first game for children starting to learn Spanish. Kids do not have to…

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…

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

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

This make-your-own online puppet show is a great way to get kids speaking Spanish or any language. Start by choosing…

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

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

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

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

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…

Children naturally play with language as they learn, experimenting with Spanish rhyme and rhythm. In English, they say “See ya…

Expressions of courtesy are a part of our daily interactions. If a child is learning Spanish, these polite words should…

Start with something simple: hola (hi) adiós (goodbye) buenos días (good morning) buenas noches (good night) Use these basic words…