Category: Videos

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…

A Spanish sun craft activity for language learners.

This activity is from Manualidades para niños; thanks to them for permission to embed the video with a translation and…

This is the Spanish version of the traditional song “The Green Grass Grew All Around.” It has lots of Spanish…

A game of tag is an excellent opportunity to use Spanish with your child. The game has different names in…

¿Lobo estás? or Juguemos en el bosque is a traditional game of tag with a wolf to learn Spanish clothes vocabulary.

My children played this game in Mexico when they were little, and my daughter Maggie also played it as a…

This traditional Spanish children’s song is about a monkey who likes his lettuce ironed, without any wrinkles, and with lime…

Listening to songs is one of the best ways for children to learn Spanish verbs and correct Spanish pronunciation. Singing…

This video, made for Spanish-speaking preschoolers, is perfect for learning Spanish color words at any age. Objects in a simple…

I love this pretty little song in Spanish.. It captures a child’s puzzlement at the changes in the moon and…

This Spanish song is short, simple and always popular with even my youngest groups. It lends itself to actions that…

This is a simple song for learning Spanish numbers. Listening and then singing along is a great way to learn…

This a wonderful video of a child making the animal sounds.  ¿Cómo hace …? (What does…say?) is the question that…

In this home video a toddler shows that she knows the body parts, as her mother asks ¿Dónde está…? It’s…

This is a great video from Sesame Street.  It is perfect for letting kids practice recognizing familiar words when there…