Category: Shapes

Mariana Llanos discusses her inspiration for her book The Wanting Monster.

Mariana Llanos is a Peruvian-born writer and mother of three. She has published six children’s books available in English and…

Educational games in an app by Pacca Alpaca teach language and basic concepts.

Pacca Alpaca makes educational games for children. Both Pacca Alpaca Basic Language Learning app and Pacca Alpaca Travel Playtime app introduce…

Montessori treasure baskets help parents create a rich language experience.

Montessori treasure baskets are a collection of objects for children to explore. These objects are often related to a theme…

Pattern games for kids learning Spanish.

Sequences, or patterns, of objects or shapes are a simple, fun task that can be done on paper or with…

Children learn shapes in Spanish as they move and play.

There are lots of hands-on activities that you can do with kids to teach the shapes in Spanish and use…

Three great resources for teaching kids shapes in Spanish online.

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

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

Sticky notes have to be one of the handiest inventions ever. In addition to keeping us organized, they are wonderful…

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

iPad apps for kids provide fun ways to practice a language. Gus on the Go is an app for learning…

School is almost over and I have been playing some of the games that we played at the beginning of…

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

“Y ahora, pon un círculo rojo alrededor del triángulo. Mira, ¡ya llegó tu comida.”  I used to entertain my kids…

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

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…

This online Spanish game with native-speaker audio is a good way for children to practice vocabulary and listening comprehension while…

              A find-it jar (or scavenger hunt in a bottle) is a great toy for kids who are learning Spanish…

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

Recognizing patterns is an important pre-math and pre-reading skill for children. Talking about patterns is also a valuable language activity…

  Use the right shape to open the cage and set the animals free! This simple online game was designed…