Image of two actors from the video used in the Spanish listening exercises.

En un restaurante is a short video conversation about choosing food to order in a Mexican restaurant. With this video students learn food vocabulary in Spanish, how to talk about being hungry and thirsty and how to order in a restaurant. Watch the video and try the Spanish listening exercises below. The PDF is a free download. In addition, be…

Image of two pages of Spanish fluency strips for elementary language learners.

Spanish fluency strips are a useful, easy-to-make activity for beginning readers. When I make fluency strips, or sentence strips, I relate the sentences to a picture and then turn them into a mini-book. Below you’ll find sets of 3 Spanish fluency strips to make mini-books.

Image of covers of Spanish song books with sound for children.

The Spanish song books with sound from Lufi and Friends hook children on reading and singing in Spanish. What a fabulous way to learn language!

Image of the actors in the Spanish story video.

Stories are an extremely effective way to learn language, so we have created a series of short Spanish video stories for beginners. The Spanish story video we feature in this post is La sobrina. The narration of the story is in the present tense, and you’ll find a free set of activities to download below.

Image of Spanish animal cards in the free download.

I love talking about animals with Spanish learners because the kids have so much to say. Picture cards make it easy to do different activities related to animals. Below you’ll find two free sets of Spanish animal cards that you can use for all kinds of games, language practice and creative fun. 

Image of the actors in a scene from the present tense Spanish story video.

Spanish learners need to hear language in context, and everyone loves an entertaining story. With that in mind, we created a series of short Spanish stories for beginners. This present tense Spanish story video is called El celular and there is free set of activities to download below.