Category: Videos

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

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…

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

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

The video below by Fiestikids is a great review of the Spanish numbers 1-20. It teaches kids how to express…

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…

This video teaches the words for twelve Spanish body parts. It begins with a head and adds parts until there…

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

Spanish videos for kids in a cute cooking series.

Since I wrote this post, Telmo y Tula, has made some of their videos available only by subscription. You can…

Listen to this short Spanish audio description of a common word and try to guess what it is. This is…

Stories from BookBox are a wonderful resource for building reading and listening skills in Spanish. BookBox creates animated books with…

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

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

Spanish mothers day song for early language learners.

BabyRadio is Internet radio in Spanish for children. It is from Spain, and you can read a post I wrote…

As part of the celebration of El Día de los Niños on April 30th, I wrote about using the PEEP…

By request, I have made a YouTube channel with the Spanish songs for kids that I recommend on Spanish Playground…

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

Salsa is an award-winning series of free Spanish videos produced by Georgia Public Broadcasting. The Spanish video lessons are designed…

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…

This Spanish video about pets is good listening practice for Spanish learners.

This one-minute Spanish video about pets is good listening and language practice for children. Watch together and do some of…

The new Whistlefritz DVD is a wonderful language learning experience and so much fun! La fiesta de Fritzi, Fritzi’s party…

Spanish song for children

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

Spanish Christmas song

This great Christmas video by Mother Goose Club was released today! Navidad, Navidad is to the tune of Jingle Bells and…

The new Whistlefritz DVD is now available! La Fiesta de Fritzi is on the Whistlefritz website with their other great…

The Bilingual Baby DVD is a wonderful collection of images to support a voice-over narration of basic Spanish words and…

Este dedito compró un huevito (this little finger, or toe, bought an egg) is a Spanish rhyme that you say…

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

I just watched the Whistlefritz Spanish for Kids DVD – Las estaciones. It is so well done! I am going…

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

I am participating once again in http://latinaish.com/ ‘s Spanish Friday.  Join us! Hace unas semanas un grupo de amigos hablábamos…

At the end of my last post, I mentioned a video of a clapping game with cups called Escatumbararibê. The…

My students really like clapping patterns with Spanish words. I keep it simple by using a combination of beats on…

This catchy song and video teach the Spanish numbers 1-10. The video shows the numbers as kids hear and sing…

Escucha, hermano, canción, alegre, nuevo, día, ven, canta, sol, vive, estrellas: these words could come from any picture book or…

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…

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…

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…

Hand clapping games in Spanish for kids.

Hand clapping games in Spanish are great language activities for children. These two hand clapping games in Spanish are each…

Hand clapping games in Spanish are fun and teach language.

My kids played lots of different hand clapping games in Spanish and English. There are many juegos de manos (also…

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

This is a very short, fun Spanish-language video from Discovery Kids about keeping water clean. It’s perfect for El día…

I was excited to get this DVD in the mail from The Bilingual Fun Company.  What great work Jennifer Manriquez…

This is fun and effective song for teaching Spanish to children.  The tune and the actions make it fun. The…

This game, Pelota de ping pong (Ping pong ball), has a simple song in Spanish, lots of movement, and takes…

I have had a few email exchanges recently with readers of Spanish Playground who are learning Spanish with their children…

Matemáticas en todos lados is a free Sesame Street Spanish language video available on Amazon Instant Video.  It is Episode…

  Teachers and parents teaching Spanish to their children should build Spanish into daily routines as much as possible. Repetition…

My kids learned a lot of Spanish through popular music.  When they were small, we listened to music in Spanish…

Children can draw on information they already know to understand new Spanish vocabulary and structures.  When teachers and parents talk…

Movies and television are excellent sources of authentic language for children and teens learning Spanish.  Young people all over the…

This song, Si tú tienes muchas ganas de aplaudir (If you feel a lot like clapping) is the Spanish version…

If I could choose one song for my university students learn as children, it might be this one. In addition…

This song in Spanish is about rowing a boat to find a lost love.  It is also a hand-clapping game…