Tag: spanish games for kids

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

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…

The games on Jugarjuntos.com are designed for native Spanish speakers, but they work well with young Spanish language learners too…

This online activity from Chateau Meddybemps is a great tool for teaching Spanish prepositions. There are four animals in a…

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

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 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…

I have a great time playing toma todo, or pirinola, with children learning Spanish. The phrases are simple and practical…

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…

Hand clapping games are a good way to engage children actively with the Spanish language. Por aquí pasó un caballo…

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…

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…

Kids practice natural world and five sense vocabulary with this pretty poem in Spanish.

Spanish poems to use in an elementary language classroom can be hard to find. One of my favorite resources is…

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

It’s summer!  As the evenings are longer and the weather is better, we are spending more time outside.  Make Spanish…

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

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

¿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…

Playing rock paper scissors in Spanish is good language game for children.

Rock paper scissors in Spanish is piedra papel o tijera. It is played all over the world and it is…