Spanish games and apps for children learning language.

Category: Toys and Games

Spanish word games for kids using Bananagrams.

My kids grew up playing all kinds of Spanish word games. One of my favorites was definitely Bananagrams. It was the first game we took to play with my son-in-law’s family in Peru, and we still have a wonderful time playing when we spend Christmas there. Read more about Bananagrams. The physical game itself, the set of tiles with letters, is one of the most versatile Spanish word games I own. These are a few of the reasons I love…

Five fun activities help kids speak Spanish.

Use these easy activities to help kids speak Spanish. With these low-prep activities, kids speak Spanish as they play online games, tag, practice emotions and talk about the days of the week. 1. Listen to this classic children’s song, Los Pollitos, and sing along. 2. Make faces on balloons to show different emotions. The balloons in the photo are for practicing estoy contento/a, estoy triste, estoy asustado/a, estoy sorprendido/a. Toss the balloons in the air and bat them around. Then…

Easy Spanish activities for kids at a variety of levels.

It’s time for the Friday Five. Use these easy Spanish activities to keep kids engaged with the language over the weekend or during the week ahead.  The activities do not require any preparation and cover a variety of levels. For beginners, try 1 and 3. For kids with more Spanish, try 2 and 4. Activity 5 can be adjusted to different levels based on the vocabulary you choose. 1. This easy Spanish video about means of transportation is perfect for…

Fun spanish activites including songs, online games and printables..

Here are this week’s Friday Five – five fun Spanish activities to do with kids. These are low-prep ways to speak Spanish with children. Just a few minutes over the weekend (or during next week) will keep them learning Spanish. 1. Listen and read about trees in Spanish on the website Hablando de Árboles con Dr. Árbol. If you click on the Básico tab you can learn about the different parts of the tree. There are also tabs for learning…

A scavenger hunt in Spanish for kids.

Many of us will be going to fireworks displays this weekend. Here is a printable scavenger hunt in Spanish that kids can do while they are waiting for the fireworks to start. The scavenger hunt in Spanish has pictures and text. As kids look for the different items, you can use sentences like: ¿Puedes ver una gorra roja? Muy bien. Encontraste la gorra roja. Sí, veo la silla también. Ahora busca una bandera. Printable July 4th Scavenger Hunt in Spanish…

Activities for speaking spanish with kids

Speaking Spanish with kids is fun, but it can also be hard to fit into a busy schedule. Use these no-prep activities to get a little more Spanish into your weekend or evening. You can feel good about speaking Spanish with kids and also doing activities they enjoy. 1. Play a counting or math game. Race to fill a cup with any small object, such as small rocks, legos, grapes, small crackers, or mini marshmallows. For younger kids, roll a…

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