Category: Songs

This is probably one of the best known Spanish songs for kids in the U.S. It was composed by Gil…

Are you looking for some fun material to get your students excited about Spanish and start the year off on…

Attention getters in Spanish can be a fun source of language for kids.

Attention getters are chants, rhymes or songs to get kids listening or quiet down a group. They are a huge…

Cancioncitas de los Andes is a wonderful CD and digital book set that introduces children to life in the Andes…

spanish song story debajo boton

Debajo de un botón (Under A Button) is a traditional Spanish song for children. Kids love it because it is…

In Spanish, The Itsy Bitsy Spider is La araña pequeñita, La itzi bitzi araña, Winsy, winsy araña or Wichi, wichi…

Luis Pescetti is a Grammy Award-winning children’s artist and author from Argentina and probably one of my favorite people. He…

The new video Imagine with Barney has a wonderful Spanish audio track filled with music. The producers of Barney are…

Música Vaca makes videos of traditional Spanish songs for children. Their video of Estrellita ¿dónde estás? – Twinkle, Twinkle Little…

Mariani Iranzi was kind enough to share her new Father’s Day song with me. It is a fun song and…

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

Spanish Fathers Day songs for language learners to sing with Dad.

These two songs by Miss Rosi are perfect to celebrate Father’s Day in Spanish. Miss Rosi is a well-known Peruvian…

This song and music video have a wonderful message for Mamá on Mother’s Day. The song is upbeat and fun…

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…

A Spanish poem for kids about animals and how they move.

April is National Poetry Month in the United States. It is an excellent time to share a Spanish poem with…

Spanish train songs are an excellent addition to a transportation theme.

Spanish train songs are fun to add to a transportation theme, or a you can even do train theme.  I…

I think this is a wonderful Spanish song for kids to sing as Mother’s Day approaches. It is called Yo…

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…

Old McDonald is a song many English speakers learn when they are very young. The equivalent Spanish song for kids…

Antonio Selfa Molina is a performer and composer from Spain. He is also a teacher. Last year, he recorded Spanish…

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

This is the simplest activity ever, but children produce lots of Spanish as we play and they associate the words…

spanish song for children mummy

1, 2, 3 Momia Es is a playground game kids play in South America. In Mexico, the same game is…

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

Colores is a Spanish song for children written and sung by Patty Shukla. The song gets kids up and moving…

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

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

Kids in elementary school love music, but many of them are no longer interested in traditional childrens’ songs in Spanish…

The San Francisco Public Library has a page with five children’s songs in Spanish. All of the songs are also…

Andaluna and Samir are characters in animated Spanish videos for kids produced by the government of Andalucía to teach children…

This Spanish song and dance are a fun, active way to teach children the words izquierda, derecha, adelante, and detrás…

Cantaré, a group based in the Washington D.C. area, performs and records songs in Spanish for children. Led by vocalist…

spanish songs for kids

In these songs from the Sing ‘n Speak Spanish curriculum, music and lyrics come together for fun, effective language learning…

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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…

This Spanish poem for children has vocabulary about houses and homes.

Douglas Wright is a well-known author and illustrator from Argentina. He writes clear, fun Spanish poems for children. Activities for…

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

spanish songs for kids

This Spanish song for kids teaches lots of house vocabulary and is also a good way for kids to hear…

Sara, of Music with Sara, is adding art to her wonderful songs in Spanish for kids. She is sharing this…

Tagxedo is an online tool for making word clouds in different shapes. It is a wonderful way to play with…

Familiar tunes make it easy for kids to learn songs in Spanish. This color song is to the tune of…

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…

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

Spanish songs for children teach much more than basic vocabulary. Singing is a wonderful way to learn the sounds and…

This Spanish song for kids, El telefonito, is by Yola Polastry. Yola is a very famous children’s performer from Peru…

Chuchuá (or Chuchuwa) is a song that kids sing and dance to in all kinds of groups. I have seen…

Cántame un cuento is a wonderful project by Natalia Spialter and Filip Tee, both of Spain. Together, they produce fun…

The title of this traditional Spanish number game, a pares y nones, means evens and odds in English. It is…

The vowel sounds in Spanish are essential to correct pronunciation and, of course, to learning to read. A song about…

¿Quién robó pan? is a traditional game played in many Spanish-speaking countries. It is a chant in the form of…

Summer is here and kids will be spending lots of time in the water. In Spanish it is very common…

There are lots of versions of The Itsy Bitsy Spider in Spanish. The lyrics are fairly close to the English…

One of the most well-known songs for Father’s day in Spanish is Hoy tengo que decirte Papá. It has been…

Cada día de la semana (Each Day of the Week) is a song about the days of the week in…

This game has moved since the time I wrote the post. I’ll update the link if I can find a…

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

This is a traditional Spanish song for children. It compares a face to a house. The song has simple actions…

An animated video and Spanish Mother's Day song for children.

Sara Quintanar of Music with Sara has a wonderful song and video for El día de la madre. Mamá te…