Español at CP

¡que bueno!

Where in the world?

Last week we learned about Spanish speaking countries around the world. We also drew the Central America, South America and Europe map outline and label/color each country in it. We learned the names of each country and practice in class. 

Advertisements
Leave a comment »

Meses Del Año.

In Kindergarten we learned the months of the year in Spanish this week and we also created our own Spanish calendar. 

Leave a comment »

Mexico’s Independence Day

This week we learned about Mexico’s Independence from Spain celbrated on the 16th of September. We made Mexican flags and learned that “¡Viva México!” means “Hooray Mexico!” We also had a little fiesta with snacks, mariachi and even a big sombrero!

Leave a comment »

¡Tengo Hambre!

I’m Hungry!

This week we read the book “The Very Hungry Caterpillar” and we reviewed food in Spanish. We played with toy food and made some crafts. Pre-K chose 5 of their favorite foods that “oruga” (caterpillar) ate in the book.

Vocabulary to review:

I’m hungry- tengo hambre

Caterpillar- oruga

Strawberry- fresa

Leave a comment »

¡Feliz Cuatro de Julio!

Happy Fourth of July!

This week we have been reviewing colors especially those on the American flag. We made red, white and blue pipecleaner bracelets and stars. Some of the vocabulary we learned/reviewed is:

Red-rojo

White-blanco

Blue-azul

Star-estrella

United States-Estados Unidos

Flag-bandera

Leave a comment »

Months of the year

Last wek we learned a simple song with the months of the year in Spanish. We also learned to say that we are in June. “Es junio.”

Here is a list of the months in Spanish:

Enero 

Febrero

Marzo

Abril

Mayo

Junio

Julio

Agosto

Septiembre

Octubre

Noviembre 

Diciembre

Leave a comment »

Shapes

We have been working on learning the names of some basic shapes in Spanish. To practice we played with shapes puzzles and flashcards. We also made flowers with shapes.

Circle-círculo

Square-cuadro

Triangle-triángulo

Rectangle-rectángulo

Oval-óvalo

Leave a comment »

Feliz Dia de las Madres

Happy Mother’s Day

Last week for Mother’s Day we made cards for our Mamás. First through fifth grades designed their own cards and we wrote special messages for our moms in Spanish. 

Leave a comment »

Happy Easter! 

Feliz Dia de Pascua!

For Easter we decorated easter eggs and “hid” them in the rainy day poster we made last week. 

The children learned the words:

Huevo-egg

Canasta-basket

We also looked for plastic easter eggs in the classroom and reviewed the colors in Spanish. 

Leave a comment »

Primavera

It’s spring time!

Last week we talked about Spring and rain (primavera y lluvia). We made a poster on which the children taped raindrops (gotas de lluvia). We also learned the song “Rain rain go away” in Spanish.  The older children made paper dolls with their rain gear on.

Botas de lluvia-rain boots

Chaqueta- jacket

Gorro- hood 

Sombrilla- umbrella

Leave a comment »