I had the opportunity to experience different languages and cultures at a young age as a foreign exchange student, so I personally felt it was important for my children to learn to appreciate different cultures as well. Even more so, with all the divisiveness in our culture today, we want to encourage our children to accept, celebrate, and embrace differences. For us that starts...Read More
Help your child engage, learn, and have fun with Spanish activities! This Spanish activities guide is jam-packed with fun worksheets, colorful printables, and free Spanish activities for unlimited learning potential. Take a break from the traditional textbook-style lesson and enjoy an engaging learning experience.
Grab your language learner and let’s get started!
Families Play an...Read More
What is pre-teaching? Pre-teaching refers to teaching the vocabulary that learners need to know before a lesson or activity.
Pre-teaching is a useful technique to help students draw on their previous knowledge and lay the foundation for future learning. It activates and primes students for the new Spanish vocabulary (or any subject) they’re learning.
Young children...Read More
Because of COVID-19, more than 50 million students in the U.S. started learning virtually, according to EducationData.org.
That’s a huge number of students!
Distance learning has been quite a journey for many students and educators over the past year. While interacting with students online has its own set of challenges, you can still make it fun with these 10 awesome icebreakers...Read More
How can you sharpen our speaking skills, even if you only have five extra minutes a day? With Spanish tongue twisters, called trabalenguas.
Have you ever wished you could improve your Spanish accent so others could understand you better? Spoken Spanish has 39 elemental sounds, or individual speech sounds produced by vocal organs. You can easily master these through exposure and regular...Read More
The Spanish future progressive tense is the best tense for dreamy journeys in the future.
Just imagine sitting in a café on a winter afternoon with your friend. It’s chilly and windy outside. Suddenly you say, “Next Monday, at this hour, I’ll be eating a mango on a stick at the beach in Cancún.”
Now both you and your friend are dreaming of the future.
And you just used the...Read More
Dive into culturally rich telenovelas or classic Disney shows with a Latin American twist through your Spanish Roku!
Cable TV is becoming a relic of the past as streaming devices like Roku make it easier than ever to learn Spanish with the push of a button.
What is Roku?
Roku is essentially a streaming device that allows you to download apps and channels to your TV. ...Read More
Would it be a dream come true for you to learn Spanish in your sleep?
Well, good news! Your dreamland can double as a learning landscape with just a few tips and tricks. Read on to find out how to turn your unconscious hours into learning opportunities!
Can You Really Learn Spanish in Your Sleep?
Did you know your brain compartmentalizes vast amounts of information while you’re...Read More
Why would somebody want to learn Latin American Spanish? Is it different from the Spanish spoken in Spain?
Cien Años de Soledad, Los Narcos México, El Universal, La Corneta. Do you know what these titles have in common?
Did you guess? They all use Latin American Spanish!
What countries use Latin American Spanish? What does pana mean? Why do people in Mexico look strange...Read More
Not all Spanish workbooks are created equal! The hundreds of workbook options online make it challenging to decide which to buy.
Use this detailed guide to finding the perfect Spanish workbook to find the learning resources best suited to your needs!
What to Look for in a Spanish Workbook
No two Spanish workbooks are the same! However, a few key characteristics set...Read More