Category: Seasons

Bilingual books by Delia Berlin are an excellent choice for kids learning Spanish.

Delia Berlin is a children’s author from Argentina. Now living in the US, she has written two enchanting bilingual books…

A scavenger hunt in Spanish for kids.

Many of us will be going to fireworks displays this weekend. Here is a printable scavenger hunt in Spanish that…

Spanish vocabulary for water games.

Summer is here! Kids love playing water games and with water games in Spanish they learn as they keep cool…

Summer activities for kids in a printable list in Spanish.

Summer vacation is right around the corner, and we will all be doing lots of summer activities for kids. Many…

spanish activities for kids

It’s Friday! That means it’s time for the Friday Five. These five Spanish activities for kids can be done with little…

Canciones infantiles about spring for kids learning Spanish.

Music is a wonderful way to celebrate spring, and to learn Spanish. These five canciones infantiles have vocabulary related to…

Douglas Wright is a well-known children’s poet and illustrator from Argentina. He writes some of my favorite Spanish poems to…

Printable posters in Spanish to celebrate spring with kids.

Printables posters and coloring pages can help create a text-rich environment in a classroom or at home. Research has shown…

Picture book in Spanish by Alma Flor Ada with an Easter theme.

This review was contributed by Brooks Lindner from Sonrisas Spanish School. He writes about the Spanish story La sorpresa de…

The poem Los pollitos and reading comprehension questions are a good lession for children learning Spanish.

The poem Los pollitos by Argentine author Olegario Víctor Andrade is fun to read with children learning Spanish. Andrade lived…

Spanish Christmas carols estrella

These gift boxes have lines from villancicos, traditional Christmas carols in Spanish. The pictures on the boxes represent the words…

spanish winter vocabulary

Monarca Language has generously provided Spanish Playground with these Spanish winter vocabulary activities. If you have kids learning Spanish, these…

spanish printables winter

I made two printables to use with a listening activity I do with pictures of snowmen. These activities involve matching…

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 thanksgiving craft

Thanksgiving crafts are an opportunity to practice Spanish food vocabulary and words related to turkeys. Many Spanish Thanksgiving crafts also…

spanish video thomas and friends

The new Thomas and Friends DVD has a Christmas title, Santa’s Little Engine, but kids will watch the 5 episodes…

Children celebrate the holiday with these Spanish Thanksgiving vocabulary coloring pages to in class or at home.

Do you talk about what you are thankful for at Thanksgiving dinner? It is a tradition at our house to…

learn spanish with pictures pumpkins

Talk about this photograph of two girls in a pumpkin patch to help your child learn Spanish. The questions that…

Printable Spanish activities for talking nature walks with kids.

Looking and listening for specific things on a walk, kids can get lots of focused practice with the Spanish verbs…

A reader recently asked me to share a short, easy poem we recite in my preschool Spanish classes. It is…

Spanish games for kids with a beach ball.

A beach ball, pelota de playa or balón de playa in Spanish, is a classic summer toy. It is inexpensive…

Talk about this photograph of a little girl and her dog to help your child learn Spanish. The questions that…

I write about lots of traditional playground games, hand-clapping games and jump rope rhymes that children play in Spanish. Recently…

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  Update April 2019 – Storybird is making changes. It looks as if they are going to paid accounts. The…

The snow is almost gone here in Wisconsin, and many of us are talking and singing about the change of…

Printable Spanish posters help children learn the traditional song De colores.

The traditional folk song De Colores is sung throughout the Spanish-speaking world. The song is often associated with the Catholic…

Spanish conversation questions to use with kids at Easter.

Easter is just a few days away and many of us will be spending time with friends and family. These…

Add context to this Spanish Easter word search to make it meaningul language.

Below you will find a word search with Spanish Easter vocabulary. The words go in all directions, including backwards. The…

In this printable Spanish board game, kids move around the board by clapping and counting the number of syllables in…

Spanish games for kids using plastic eggs.

This time of year there are lots of plastic eggs around. If you find yourself with a few extra, consider…

Los pollitos is a printable story and coloring book of a traditional Spanish children’s song. In addition to the story-coloring…

Josefina la gallina is a Spanish song for kids by Elizabeth Carmona of Chile. She creates entertaining and educational programs…

Los conejos (The rabbits) is a Spanish song for kids with lots of movement. Students learn it in preschool and…

spanish listening practice

Kids in Wisconsin are building lots of snowmen this week, so we are talking about them in class too. This…

spanish song for kids winter

This Spanish song for children is called Invierno. It is by Grupo Encanto and, as you can guess from the…

These Spanish fall songs for children teach vocabulary related to seaons and the weather.

Spanish fall songs for kids are a perfect way to make language relevant and learn important vocabulary related to the…

Speak Spanish with your child by talking about this photograph of two boys playing in a leaf pile. The questions…

This Spanish song for children is about the arrival of fall, and children learn it in many preschools in Latin…

Talk about this photo of kids on the first day of school to help your child learn Spanish. The questions…

Summer is a time to enjoy a variety of activities. Here is a list of things to do during vacation…

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

Spanish activity books for children to use over the summer.

Printable Spanish activities can keep children reading, writing and thinking in Spanish during the summer. It is common for teachers…

Can you guess this word? Listen to this short Spanish audio description of a word that we often associate with…

Talking about this photo of a little girl playing in the sand is a excellent way to speak Spanish with…

End of school printable activity for kids learning Spanish.

At the end of the school year, kids have fun looking back on what they have done and learned. With…

If you are looking for ways to expose kids to Spanish during the summer, websites with Spanish audio are an…

This Spanish song about spring is from Los pimpollos, an educational television program from Peru. There is an official YouTube…

There are lots of versions of the traditional Spanish song Pedro el conejito. All of them are about a rabbit…

A Spanish ebook about spring with simple sentences for kids.

¡Es primavera! is a Spanish ebook for parents and teachers to read with young language learners. The repetition helps children…

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These bunnies are so cute! You can help your child learn Spanish by talking about this picture. The questions that…

Charlotte Diamond has been singing wonderful songs for children for over 15 years in Spanish, French and English. Somos como…

The days are getting longer and warmer, and I have started to talk about spring in my classes. Here are…

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

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

Spanish poems about winter teach children vocabulary for the season.

These traditional Spanish poems about winter are taught in school throughout Latin America. All of the poems I’ve included here…

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…

It is snowed here in Wisconsin, so it is time for a winter song in Spanish. This song is called…