Tag: Spanish lessons

Nuestra historia is a complete CI curriculum for Spanish.

I’ve been teaching for 30 years and have been lucky enough to see amazing changes in language education. We have…

Speaking activity for children to learn Spanish using a photograph.

Use this photograph of a dog drinking water to help your child learn Spanish. The questions that follow, like all…

spanish lessons friday

This set of activities is part of a new series I am calling the Friday Five. I will suggest five…

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Talk about this photograph of kids playing baseball to help your child learn Spanish. The questions that follow, like all…

Kids can practice listening to Spanish with this short description of a common food. They try to guess the word…

Talk about this photograph of teenagers playing soccer in the rain to speak Spanish with your child. The questions that…

spanish listening practice

Kids in Wisconsin are building lots of snowmen this week, so we are talking about them in class too. This…

Listen to this short Spanish audio description of a common word and try to guess what it is. This is…

Talk about this photo of kids on the first day of school to help your child learn Spanish. The questions…

Tesoros de lectura is a Spanish reading program from MacMillan/McGraw-Hill. It is the counterpart to the English program, Treasures. As…

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

Can you guess this word? Listen to this short Spanish audio description of a word that we often associate with…

  Since the time I wrote this post, Northumberland Grid for Learning has begun to charge users who are not…

I am participating in Latinaish’s Spanish Friday, so this post is in Spanish. An English translation is included in parenthesis…

Sube publishes a Spanish curriculum for preschool through 5th grade. I have been working with the Level A materials and…

International Women’s Day is celebrated across the globe on March 8th. If you are talking about this day of recognition…

Learn Spanish with pictures

CC Image courtesy of Jimmie You can talk about this picture of a Christmas tree to help your child learn…

printable spanish card

If you celebrate Christmas, Christmas cards are a fun way for kids learning Spanish to use the language.  In Spanish…

Name Your Link These two award-winning Spanish audio CDs by Beth Manners are designed to introduce children ages 2-7 to…

Name Your LinkLet’s Learn to Speak Spanish includes activities on topics like the alphabet, greetings, numbers, the days of the…

Online Free Spanish has added more syllable activities. This set uses the letter m plus the vowels: ma, me, mi…

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

This free online game is the perfect first game for children starting to learn Spanish. Kids do not have to…

Magic Spanish for Kids is an award-winning audio CD about a magical trip to Mexico. Two friends, Bobby and María…

A Spanish Thanksgiving song for children.

Are you looking for a Spanish Thanksgiving song? Sara, of Music with Sara, is music teacher for the Spanish immersion…

The new Whistlefritz DVD is now available! La Fiesta de Fritzi is on the Whistlefritz website with their other great…

SingALingo is a fabulous way to introduce children to Spanish. En mi casa is a CD of songs to use Spanish…

This is a set of Thanksgiving materials and activities in Spanish from the wonderful website Nourish Interactive. The free printable…

Speak Spanish with children by talking about this picture of a woman building a garden shed. The questions that follow…

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

Debajo de un botón (Under A Button) is a traditional Spanish song for children. Children love this song because it…

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…

I use this Spanish song for kids with preschoolers and beginning language learners. La luna y el sol teaches basic…

Don’t these pigs looks happy? Talk about this great photograph to help your kids learn Spanish. The questions that follow…

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

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…

!Qué globos bonitos!  What pretty balloons! Use this simple activity to practice colors in Spanish with the photo of balloons…

It is easy to talk about the calendar and the weather in Spanish with these colorful materials. They are provided…

Every now and then, I get questions about Spanish programs for adults from parents learning Spanish with their children. So…

This is a collection of videos to use in the classroom, and many of them are short and appropriate for…

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

I just watched the Whistlefritz Spanish for Kids DVD – Las estaciones. It is so well done! I am going…

It is fall, and in Wisconsin we have calabazas, or pumpkins, everywhere! 1,2,3 Calabaza is a traditional game children play…

Los esqueletos, The Skeletons, is a great song for kids learning Spanish. It fits in well if you are doing…

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

OnlineFreeSpanish has added a section of activities on Spanish syllables and the first one is ready to go! I am…

These Spanish poems for children are by Douglas Wright,  a well-known author and illustrator from Argentina. He writes poems and…

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

Butiá is a website created by the record label Papagayo Azul to promote children’s music in Uruguay, Latin American and…

Todos los patitos is a children’s song in Spanish that tells the story of a family of ducks that goes…

9letras is the blog of Alberto Abarca Fillat of Huesca, Spain. Alberto shares educational material for teaching Spanish and the…

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

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

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

Storybird is such an amazing resource that it is hard to know where to begin to write about it. It…

Let’s Eat!/A Comer! (My Family: Mi familia)rel=”nofollow”Let’s Eat! / ¡A comer! is a picture book in Spanish and English by…

Printable activities for basic concepts in Spanish.

This is a collection of printables to work with basic concepts in Spanish. These worksheets, or láminas in Spanish, are…