¡Qué Ricas Las Frutas!

Yum! Let’s learn about fruits in Spanish!  ¡Qué rico! ¡Aprendamos sobre las frutas en español! Little Kids/Los Más Pequeños What’s your kiddo’s favorite fruit? Practice the names of Spanish fruits today! ¿Cual es la fruta favorita de tu pequeñín? Practica los nombres de las frutas hoy! Big Kids/Niños Mayores Ask your kiddos these fun riddles about fruit! Can you come …

Questions 4 Kids, Week of November, 20

This week’s questions will have your kids talking about dreams, hospitals and gratefulness. We hope you have a wonderful Thanksgiving filled with awesome family conversations!   Make the Most of These Questions For tips on using these questions, check out our Welcome to Q4KIDZ page. Sign up to get these daily questions at Q4KIDZ.org. ParentsTogether is a nonprofit organization that …

¡Vamos al mar!

Little Ones / Los más pequeños Read this short poem together. Can your little one learn it by heart? Practice the Spanish names of the sea creatures below. (Click on the image to see the animal name.) Lean este poema juntos. ¿Puede tu pequeñín aprenderlo de memoria? Practica los nombres de los animales en las imágenes. (Haz clic en la …

Pingüinos, Helados y Más

First, A great song for the little ones and scroll down for a vocabulary quiz for older kids. Ready? Primero, una divertida canción para los pequeñines y mas abajo, unas preguntas de vocabulario para los mayores. ¿Listos? Little Ones / Los más pequeños Listen to this song together, then read the lyrics below. Can you pick out the rhyming words …

Animales del Bosque

Squirrels and foxes and bears! Let’s learn about woodland animals! ¡Ardillas y zorros y osos! ¡Vamos a aprender sobre los animales del bosque! Little Ones / Los más pequeños Show your little ones the images below and ask them to name each animal in Spanish. Tap the image to see the animal’s name. What sound does the animal make? Muéstrale …

Mom and Child Touching Noses

Questions 4 Kids, Week of November 13

This week’s questions will have your kids talking about dragons, the value of money and finding your way without a map. We hope they lead to some awesome family conversations! Make the Most of These Questions For tips on using these questions, check out our Welcome to Q4KIDZ page. Sign up to get these daily questions at Q4KIDZ.org. ParentsTogether is …

Question 4 Kids, Week of November 6

This week’s batch of Questions 4 Kids explores feelings, our greatest accomplishments and the very important question of most humorous animal. Hope they lead to some awesome family conversations!   Make the Most of These Questions For tips on using these questions, check out our Welcome to Q4KIDZ page.   ParentsTogether is a nonprofit organization that provides resources, connections, and …

Questions 4 Kids, Week of October 30

This week, we’re kicking off conversations about Halloween, mind-reading, and living with wild animals. Hope your family has fun with the questions and Happy Halloween! If you’d like to get these questions daily via Facebook Messenger for free, sign up for Questions 4 Kids here.   Make the Most of These Questions For tips on using these questions, check out our …

This Parenting Technique Has Made a Huge Difference in My Life

The big idea: Learning to Stop, Drop and Breathe when you start to lose it with your family can help you stay calm, patient and centered. Whether it’s a 10 year-old who knows just how to get under our skin, or a baby who won’t stop screaming, man, kids can push our buttons. But Dr. Laura Markham, author of the …

What animal am I?

Today’s Magic Moment A little preschool friend of mine was so excited to share this game with me last week. Her school bus got stuck in traffic, so a savvy bus monitor played this game with the kiddos. It’s a great activity for when you’re on the go, but perhaps not getting there as fast as your preschooler would like. …