Tag: Vocabulary

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…

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…

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…

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…

Talk about this photograph of taxis in Mexico City to help your child learn Spanish. The questions that follow, like…

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…

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…

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…

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

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

Tracy López, the author of Latinaish, created Spanish Friday. Read more about the idea and join us if you like…

  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…

Children can learn lots of Spanish while they are focused on another task. These printable charts are designed to help…

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

Escucha, hermano, canción, alegre, nuevo, día, ven, canta, sol, vive, estrellas: these words could come from any picture book or…

You might be familiar with Wordle, the really fun website that makes word clouds with any text. Wordle is a…

A text-rich environment is very important for children learning Spanish. One of the difficulties of teaching Spanish as a minority…

Whoever you are is a beautiful book with a moving message about our common humanity. It is by Australian author…

This is a song with pictures, perfect for the very littlest children learning Spanish. Luna has the words luna (moon)…

Learn Spanish with Pictures helps children learn Spanish by talking about pictures in a structured way. The description of this…

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

I am always on the look out for pictures to use to teach Spanish to children. Ideally, the pictures are…

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…

This set of 14 pages to color teaches values like generosity, cooperation and friendship to children who are native speakers…

I love using story sticks with kids learning Spanish. The pictures reinforce what they hear, and the movement helps them…

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…

The blog, Pequeños Artistas, Grandes Obras, is the collaborative work of preschool and elementary teachers in Spain and Argentina. The…

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

This is one of a series of videos called Adivina la palabra de hoy (Guess Today’s Word). The series is…

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

Kids can learn lots of Spanish from a text-rich environment at home or in a classroom.  Posters, signs, bookmarks, screensavers…

Learn Spanish with Pictures helps you teach Spanish to children by talking to them about a photograph. The type of…

This collection of  drawings is called Las caras de Zanahorio (The faces of Mr. Carrot) and they are an entertaining…

Spanish, like other languages, has many ways to express even the most basic ideas. Sí and no are usually the…

Descubre las palabras del cuerpo humano is a good activity for children who are learning to read and write the…

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

This song teaches the days of the week in Spanish. It is from Los pimpollos, an educational television program from…

This is a set of online activities to introduce and teach the body parts in Spanish. It is part of…

I am a big fan of mini-books, so I was happy to see that OnlineFreeSpanish has added a selection of…

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