Category: Body parts

These are my favorite bilingual picture books to read to kids.  Margaret speaks English and Margarita speaks Spanish and reading…

You can use El Señor Cara de Papa (or El Señor Cara de Patata, as he is known in Spain)…

Movement and music are valuable tools for teaching Spanish to children. Combining the two, children process the language at a…

This is a great set of online activities for introducing the body parts in Spanish or for focused practice with…

My son A is 23 and he just got back from visiting my daughter, K, in Lima, Peru. He was…

This online game teaches children the parts of the face and head in Spanish. It can also teach other common…

This printable book in Spanish has common vocabulary and a simple, repeated sentence structure.  The title is El muñeco de…

I love these P’kolino multi-solution puzzles for teaching body parts and colors in Spanish.  There are many ways to do…

Children need to hear the past tenses in Spanish over and over before they can use them. There are two…

These activities for learning body parts are part of the website created by the Instituto de Tecnologías Educativas which is…

Saco una manito (I take out one hand) is one of the first songs that many Spanish-speaking children learn. Even…

These online activities are designed for native Spanish speakers, but they work well for Spanish language learners. Because the activities …

Mi carita redondita is a song about the parts of the face.  It is sung to the tune of “Oh…

Spanish poems about body parts of kids learning language.

Poems in Spanish are a wonderful way for children to learn language.  Here are three traditional Spanish poems about body…

This song teaches the Spanish verb forms tengo (I have) and tienes (you have) as children sing about the parts…

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

This song is lots of fun to sing and to dance to, and it teaches the parts of the body…

This is such a simple, happy song; I love it!  The actions reinforce the parts of the body in Spanish…

There are many phrases that we use on a regular basis with children that include parts of the body.  For…

Rhymes and songs are a wonderful way for children to produce Spanish.  The rhythm and rhyme help them pronounce the…

Simon Says, or Simón dice in Spanish, teaches children words for body parts and can also teach common Spanish verbs…

Children sing this short song to the tune of La bamba as they wash their hands. The idea is that…

Look at the picture with your child. Read the questions that follow and answer them together. Don’t worry about understanding…

Con mi dedito is a wonderful song for teaching the body parts in Spanish. If your child has already learned…

This song is sung to the tune of “Ten Little Fingers.”  Wave your two hands as you sing dos manitas…

This is a pretty song, and good listening practice. Try to touch each body part as you hear the words…

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

Mi Perrito is part of the Déjame leer series, nivel 1 (level 1).  The illustrations and the repetition make the…

Vocabulary is best learned in small sets.  Here are more body parts, and activities to practice them. la cabeza –…

Stickers are a perfect way to practice the parts of the face. My kids loved them, and we had several…

Body parts are some of the first words that children understand and say in any language.  They are fun to…