Our Spanish and Literacy Specialist, Brenda, has shared some of her favorite resources with us for those wanting to keep up their Spanish learning during the summer. Thanks Brenda!
This is a great online site for bilingual storytime.
It has songs, stories, and fingerplays in Spanish and English. Cuentos y Cantos Storytime #1
These Spanish books deal with race, struggle and identity:
Dancing Hands: How Teresa Carreño played the piano for President Lincoln by Margarita Engle
Mariama: Different but Just the Same Jerónimo Cornelles
Last Stop on Market Street by Matt de la Peña
Luca’s Bridge/El Puente de Luca by Marian Llanos
My Name is Celia by Monica Brown
Kutu the tiny Inca Princess by Mariana Llanos
This is a link to the top Spanish apps for kids by Spanish Mama, Elisabeth Alvarado, March 24, 2020
I hope these resources encourage kids to pursue Spanish and explore this beautiful language and culture.