Tag: games

This is a game I play with kids to practice the verbs ver, querer and tener in the first person…

This online Spanish game with native-speaker audio is a good way for children to practice vocabulary and listening comprehension while…

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

With these free printable pictures, kids find the differences and practice common Spanish words. These Spanish activities, Encuentra las diferencias…

Do you have children starting Spanish in school? If you are looking for games and activities to supplement what they…

This make-your-own online puppet show is a great way to get kids speaking Spanish or any language. Start by choosing…

Spanish in a Basket was such a treat to get in the mail! It is a lovely wicker picnic basket…

Bingo in Spanish is a good way to review vocabulary with kids of any age and it is good listening…

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

              A find-it jar (or scavenger hunt in a bottle) is a great toy for kids who are learning Spanish…

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

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

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

There are several Spanish versions of London Bridge, the British children’s song. In Spanish it is called Este puente va…

  Use the right shape to open the cage and set the animals free! This simple online game was designed…

El juego de Beenny (Beenny’s game) teaches children correct Spanish pronunciation, to read and write the sounds of Spanish, and…

The Diccionario Multimedia is from the Portal de Educación – Junta de Castillo y León.  It has common Spanish vocabulary…

This is a quick, simple activity to review food vocabulary with children learning Spanish. Tengo hambre y quiero comer is…

Por lo general no me gustan los juegos. El ajedrez y los juegos de cartas no me interesan lo suficiente…

You can use this simple dice game to practice specific vocabulary with children who are learning Spanish. To play this…

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

This is a set of four games to teach vocabulary. I think they are great for children learning Spanish because…

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 a popular Spanish language song and game based on opposites. Kids play it in lots of Latin American…

Lots of kids really like word searches, or sopa de letras, in Spanish. As a supplemental activity, these puzzles can…

Children play Frío o caliente in Spanish the same way they play Hot or Cold in English. There are just…

This online activity was designed for native Spanish speakers, but works well with Spanish language learners too.  The concept is…

  These printable cards in Spanish are from Interpeques. The questions are about the natural world and the answers include…

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

The website OnlineFreeSpanish.com has lots of entertaining activities and games for Spanish language learners.  For children learning the letters in…

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…

Try speaking Spanish with your child by playing with the I Spy cards. The bright cards with their assortment of…

The game Veo, Veo in Spanish is I Spy in English. In addition to the guessing game that children play…

Veo veo is a great game to play with children learning Spanish.

The game I Spy is Veo, veo in Spanish, and it begins with a simple rhyme – a question-answer exchange…

This online story is an unusual version of Los tres cerditos (The Three Little Pigs) meant for native Spanish speakers…

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

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

Recently,  I have had several parents ask for recommendations for toys to give as gifts to their children who are…

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

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

Spanish rhymes, like eeny-meeny-miny-mo in English, are an easy way to add Spanish to your home or classroom. These are…

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

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

Veo, veo is I spy in Spanish. This online game is for designed to teach native Spanish speakers the letter…

Tener (to have) is one of the most common verbs in Spanish.  You can model the use of tengo (I…

This game has been moved since I wrote this post. I’ll update the link as soon as I find it…

Online games for kids teach farm animals in Spanish.

This is a set of activities designed for native Spanish speakers to practice farm animal vocabulary and numbers.  The activities…

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

This game is designed to teach opposites to native Spanish speakers, but it is also a great online game for…

Variations of familiar games are an easy way to incorporate Spanish into the day. The game Duck,Duck,Goose is a good…

This simple Spanish circle activity is great for a family, a group of friends, day cares or classes.  It uses…

Here is a fun online activity using Spanish food vocabulary. With this activity you hear the words pronounced, so your…

I really didn’t play with my kids that much when they were little. I read to them a lot, but…

This activity gives you a house with lots of empty rooms and furniture to put in them. Click and drag…

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

In this free online Spanish game, kids match pictures of animals to their names. It is on the website Interpeques…