Category: Numbers

Use these activities to teach Spanish numbers for kids learning a second language.

Learning numbers in Spanish is more than learning to count. Counting is a good place to start, but numbers are…

Use the printable Spanish counting activities to teach numbers and colors.

Spanish counting activities teach numbers and are also useful for teaching other vocabulary. I made these printable Spanish counting activities…

Play these Spanish number games to teach vocabulary and number concepts.

Spanish number games build skills and confidence with important vocabulary. Play these Spanish number games with your students to give…

Activities and printable lyrics for the song Un elefante se balanceaba.

Un elefante se balanceaba is one of the best known Spanish children’s songs. It is a counting song and the…

A printable Spanish card game to practice country names and size words.

I call this printable Spanish card game Batalla de tamaños. It is based on the traditional game where two players…

Spanish reading comprehension actvities based on basic math skills for language learners.

Math problems are excellent reading comprehension practice. Proble+ (pronounced proble-mas) are engaging online games that combine Spanish reading comprehension and…

Spanish counting songs to teach preschoolers the numbers from one to ten.

These five songs all teach children to count from 1 to 10 in Spanish. Most of them teach other vocabulary…

Activities for speaking spanish with kids

Speaking Spanish with kids is fun, but it can also be hard to fit into a busy schedule. Use these…

Spanish activities for kids

These five Spanish activities for kids take almost no preparation. I asked readers about making sets like this a series…

spanish song for kids elefante 2

Children all over the world sing about elephants swinging on a spider’s web, and keep singing and singing as they…

spanish color activity

Rockalingua has a free 11-page set of printable activities to teach children Spanish colors and numbers. This is a wonderful…

Spanish games for kids elefante

Leanna is a stay-at-home mother to a sweet, funny, rambunctious three year old boy and his adorable, smiley baby brother…

These online Spanish number games teach kids to count.

Teaching children numbers in Spanish is fairly easy, so you might wonder why you would ever put a young child…

Children learn shapes in Spanish as they move and play.

There are lots of hands-on activities that you can do with kids to teach the shapes in Spanish and use…

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

Online Spanish games teach reading and math.

Proble+ (pronounced proble-mas) are engaging online Spanish games that combine reading comprehension and basic math skills from the Ministerio de…

Tripas de gato is a traditional game my kids played in Mexico, and it can easily be adapted as a…

I wrote this rhyme to read with children learning Spanish. Kids help tell the story by providing phrases based on…

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

Kids can learn and practice lots of Spanish as they do math problems. Math word problems have language that kids…

While I am here in Mexico, I bought more of these pinzas to use in my classes and I realized…

Manzanita del Perú and En un café are traditional counting-out rhymes to start games. For both, kids usually count to…

This counting activity with Spanish audio is perfect for little ones. In Cuenta con Manitas children count the bees around…

Kids can learn lots of Spanish by measuring. I use measuring as an at-home activity with my students to practice…

I use this simple game, He pensado un número, to review numbers in Spanish and teach mayor (greater) and menor…

These online games are a really good way to practice numbers in Spanish. Kids match the number they hear to…

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

Talk about this photograph of horses in a parade to help your child learn Spanish. The questions that follow, like…

Recognizing patterns is an important pre-math and pre-reading skill for children. Talking about patterns is also a valuable language activity…

The activities in this post have been updated for 2012. You can find them here: The Days of the Week…

As school starts and the seasons change, teachers and parents will be talking about the months of the year and…

Easy Spanish songs for kids in preschool school.

Where did the summer go? Lots of us are going to have new Spanish learners in just a few weeks…

I use dice games in my Spanish classes and also as a take-home activity. The games are easily adapted for…

Me gusta contar (I like to count) is a Spanish counting song. I like this song because it teaches kids…

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

Word problems that practice basic math skills use important Spanish verbs to express the problem that children need to solve…

This is a game that involves odd and even numbers, guessing, and counting in Spanish. It is called Pares o…

This activity consists of listening for a letter or number, and then clicking on it. It is intended for native…

Color-by-number pictures in Spanish are a simple activity to reinforce color words and numbers for Spanish language learners. Older children…

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

Here are some phrases to help you incorporate numbers in Spanish into your day. ¿Cuántos hay? – How many are…

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

Children can learn lots of Spanish helping you around the house. When my children were small, as we set the…

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