Spanish for Kids

Activities for a picture book to teach Spanish animals.

This post has an affiliate link. Thanks for supporting Spanish Playground! Taro Gomi’s book My Friends/Mis amigos is one of my favorites to read with kids. The book teaches Spanish animals and the infinitives of many common verbs. The bilingual edition of My Friends/Mis amigos has Spanish and English text. I love the concept of this book. A child tells…

spanish numbers

I have used Cuadernos Digitales Vindel many times when I needed basic math problems or language activities and did not have time to start from scratch. These workbooks are an excellent way to work with Spanish numbers, math concepts and all kinds of vocabulary. The material can serve as a springboard for a lesson. It also makes a good review…

Quick and easy Spanish activities for kids.

Kids learning Spanish need to hear and play with the language every day, even if it is just for a few minutes. That is a lot of Spanish input to come up with for parents and teachers! Here are five no-prep Spanish activities to try with children. Each one only takes 5-10 minutes to do. These Spanish activities are very…

Spanish lullabies provide early language exposure to babies.

At Multicultural Kid Blogs, we consider ourselves a (very large) extended family, and so today we are taking time to celebrate those members that are about to or have recently welcomed new little ones into their lives. We are so happy for them! The co-hosts of this blog hop, listed below, have each written posts related to baby showers or…

The Spanish Champs Level 2 curriculum for teaching children Spanish

Spanish Champs has recently released a Level 2 curriculum. This program builds on the company’s first level of Spanish for kids, offering engaging activities based on the principles of language acquisition. Progressive Language, Inc publishes the curriculum. The PLI method was developed in consultation with linguists from top universities, and PLI was granted a US patent in 2013 for their…

Printable posters in Spanish to celebrate spring with kids.

Printables posters and coloring pages can help create a text-rich environment in a classroom or at home. Research has shown that a text-rich environment is an essential component of early literacy. It is important for children to recognize print in their surroundings and understand that text carries meaning. This is especially important for children learning Spanish in the United States…