Category: Online activities

Can you guess this word? Listen to this short Spanish audio description of a very common place. This is one…

This group of cyclists is in Guanajuato, Mexico. Talk about this photo to help your child learn Spanish. The questions…

Spanish ebook for kids teaches colors and basic vocabulary.

¿Qué hay en un árbol? is a Spanish ebook for parents and teachers to read with young language learners. The…

This online game with Spanish audio works well for language learners who are starting to read. It associates the sound…

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

Spanish Valentine Day speaking activity for kids.

This Valentine’s Day fair is in Talcahuano, Chile. Talk about the colors, balloons, and people to help your child learn…

Listen to this short Spanish audio description of a very common object. Can you guess what it is? This is…

These two games with Spanish audio teach children pronunciation, animal vocabulary and letter sounds. They are from the site Leo…

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

Use this Spanish ebook to talk about size words with kids.

Grande y pequeño is a Spanish ebook for parents and teachers to read with young language learners. The repetition helps…

Babyradio is a new internet radio station from Spain (Cadiz) for children 0-6. It broadcasts Spanish songs, stories and games…

Spanish video series for children.

I want to thank Spanish Playground reader Kelli for sharing this great resource! These Spanish video lessons are offered free…

Since I wrote this post in December of 2011, the game has been removed. I’m leaving the description of how…

Learn Spanish with pictures

CC Image courtesy of Jimmie You can talk about this picture of a Christmas tree to help your child learn…

Spanish song for children

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

Learn spanish with pictures

Talk about this picture of a snowman with your child to help her learn Spanish. The questions that follow, like…

Online Free Spanish has added more syllable activities. This set uses the letter m plus the vowels: ma, me, mi…

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

Since the time I wrote this post, the situation in Venezuela has changed and this educational site is no longer…

Spanish Thanksgiving activity

Everyone loves a parade! Kids will have fun speaking Spanish as they talk about this photograph of a turkey float…

Speak Spanish with children by talking about this picture of a woman building a garden shed. The questions that follow…

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

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

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

Kids can learn lots of Spanish by measuring. I use measuring as an at-home activity with my students to practice…

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

This is a collection of videos to use in the classroom, and many of them are short and appropriate for…

OnlineFreeSpanish has added a section of activities on Spanish syllables and the first one is ready to go! I am…

These online games are a really good way to practice numbers in Spanish. Kids match the number they hear to…

I am participating once again in latinaish.com‘s Spanish Friday.  Join us! Leí una vez un artículo de Anna Quindlen donde…

Talk about this photograph of taxis in Mexico City to help your child learn Spanish. The questions that follow, like…

The games on Jugarjuntos.com are designed for native Spanish speakers, but they work well with young Spanish language learners too…

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

Talk about this photograph of horses in a parade to help your child learn Spanish. The questions that follow, like…

This online activity from Chateau Meddybemps is a great tool for teaching Spanish prepositions. There are four animals in a…

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

El juego de Beenny (Beenny’s game) teaches children correct Spanish pronunciation, to read and write the sounds of Spanish, and…

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

You might be familiar with Wordle, the really fun website that makes word clouds with any text. Wordle is a…

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…

Por lo general no me gustan los juegos. El ajedrez y los juegos de cartas no me interesan lo suficiente…

This song about summer is a good example of authentic language that can be used effectively with Spanish language learners…

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

In this video, two children are describing a common word in Spanish. The video is just one minute long, but…

What a fun way to review basic vocabulary in Spanish! This video is by a speech and language therapist in…

The blog, Pequeños Artistas, Grandes Obras, is the collaborative work of preschool and elementary teachers in Spain and Argentina. The…

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

Are you learning Spanish with your child? Have you studied Spanish, but would appreciate a chance to review? Rocket Spanish…

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

This is one of a series of videos called Adivina la palabra de hoy (Guess Today’s Word). The series is…

This short video from Discovery Kids lends itself to lots of Spanish learning activities. As Doki paints a picture, he…

Learn Spanish with Pictures helps you teach Spanish to children by talking to them about a photograph. The type of…

This collection of  drawings is called Las caras de Zanahorio (The faces of Mr. Carrot) and they are an entertaining…

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

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

This online activity was designed for native Spanish speakers, but works well with Spanish language learners too.  The concept is…

PBS has launched the web-original series Noah comprende to introduce children to Spanish and also to the process of language…

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

is a set of activities for native speakers who are learning to read and write. Two of the activities in…