As the season of Christmas approaches, many will encounter Christmas carols. These singers will demonstrate the traditional form of celebrating that the season is approaching. Carols originated during the XV (15th) and XVII (17th) centuries. These Christmas carols were a poetic form usually found in Spain, Portugal, and Spanish speaking countries. Later, the carols were found in church songs and lyrics, which many were associated with the celebration of Christmas.
Reading Spanish books together is a great way to introduce new literature stories to children. Some are full of beautiful illustrations and stories, while some present wonderful Hispanic culture. Even some classic stories are translated into Spanish.
The author and artist Eric Carle shows us that art and literature is a great match. It is even more interesting to read his stories to young children. These Spanish translated stories are wonderful to read to children ages 5 and up. Nothing is more fun than to share these picture books with your children.
Technology is all around us nowadays. Whether it’s a mobile device, tablet, or laptop, it goes with us at every moment. But what’s amazing is that many children use it as an educational tool. They use it at school or at home. Many of these mobile devices have applications to keep children entertained. Are some of the apps the right educational tools for young children?