Archives for Learn Spanish for Kids

30
Oct
2018
“There is no app to replace your lap!”

“There is no app to replace your lap!”

By Ricardo Cuevas on October 30, 2018 in Learn Spanish for Kids with No Comments

“There is no app to replace your lap!” Yes, that even includes our app, music and videos. This is why we include books, flashcards and games. Our program is designed to compliment, not replace. At Kid Start Spanish we strongly recommend reading with your child and spending quality time whenever possible.

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27
Sep
2018
Bilingual Children and Speech Delay

Bilingual Children and Speech Delay

By Ricardo Cuevas on September 27, 2018 in Learn Spanish for Kids with No Comments

Today we are talking about Speech Delay in Bilingual Kids. I would like to introduce you to Christina-May, Bilingual Speech and Language Pathologist, who is here as my guest to answer everything you need to know about Speech Delay in Bilingual children. She will answer the following questions. •What are the general milestones in bilingual […]

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6
Sep
2018
National Hispanic Heritage Month Dates!

National Hispanic Heritage Month Dates!

By Ricardo Cuevas on September 6, 2018 in Learn Spanish for Kids with No Comments

It’s that time of year!! well, actually we’re a bit early. It actually starts September 15 2018 – October 15 2018. But really is it ever too early to celebrate…well anything?! Join us on Facebook and Instagram for more!

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26
Aug
2018
Official Spanish for Kids Dog #nationaldogday

Official Spanish for Kids Dog #nationaldogday

By Ricardo Cuevas on August 26, 2018 in Learn Spanish for Kids with No Comments

Everyone meet Mavis! She’s our calming spirit around the office when we’re having a tough day. She loves to lay on laps and get attention, but she doesn’t complain when she doesn’t get it. A great all around pal to have at the office. see more mavis on our instragram at www.instragram.com/kidstartspanish

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25
Apr
2018
My child doesn’t want to speak Spanish!

My child doesn’t want to speak Spanish!

By Ricardo Cuevas on April 25, 2018 in Learn Spanish for Kids with No Comments

You’re putting your heart and soul into teaching your child a new language, but your child just doesn’t seem interested in actually using it. A few common reasons are: 1) Ensure you are encouraging your child 2) Watch how you correct the child. Oftentimes it’s better to let your child mispronounce the word for the […]

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10
Mar
2017
Masked teens chase children in centuries-old Spanish festival

Masked teens chase children in centuries-old Spanish festival

By Ricardo Cuevas on March 10, 2017 in Learn Spanish for Kids with No Comments

Spain’s village of Casavieja has observed its annual celebration of Saint Blaise, where masked 18-year-olds dress as “zarramaches”, a reference to their outlandish costumes topped by a multicoloured conical hat. see more at: http://www.stuff.co.nz/travel/news/89157879/masked-teens-chase-children-in-odd-centuriesold-spanish-festival  

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30
Sep
2016
Why should your child be bilingual?

Why should your child be bilingual?

By Ricardo Cuevas on September 30, 2016 in Learn Spanish for Kids with No Comments

Why Should Your Child be Bilingual? Arguments against bilingual education abound, and there are many positive reasons to choose it as the method of instruction for all children as well. In the end, it is your family’s personal decision about whether to pursue a bilingual education for your child. In the end, however, it is […]

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29
Jun
2016
Halle Berry Shares Sweet Video of Her Kids on Memorial Day

Halle Berry Shares Sweet Video of Her Kids on Memorial Day

By Ricardo Cuevas on June 29, 2016 in Learn Spanish for Kids with No Comments

Halle Berry may be new to Instagram, Twitter and Pinterest, but it looks like she has the artistic — and familial — sides of social media down. The X-Men: Days of Future Past actress, 49, took to Instagram Monday to [ see full article http://celebritybabies.people.com/2016/05/31/halle-berry-daughter-nahla-son-maceo-robert-video-instagram/ ]  

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17
Feb
2016
Three Common Myths About Raising Bilingual Children

Three Common Myths About Raising Bilingual Children

By Ricardo Cuevas on February 17, 2016 in Learn Spanish for Kids with No Comments

By the age of two, children are typically able to say a few hundred words. My son, Alexander, was able to understand almost everything in both languages—Greek and English—but he could say only six words. Like many parents, we questioned if we were doing something wrong. This post originally appeared on The Conversation. Our concerns […]

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13
Apr
2015
The Basics of Spanish Numbers for Kids

The Basics of Spanish Numbers for Kids

By Ricardo Cuevas on April 13, 2015 in Learn Spanish for Kids with No Comments

Counting in Spanish — The Cardinal Numbers  Although Spanish numbers can be memorized in a straightforward way, their use can be confusing for children new to Spanish. Numbers made up of more than one part are often formed differently than they are in English, and some Spanish numbers change according to the gender of the nouns […]

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