Showing posts from April 18, 2010

Sing-A-Lingo En Mi Casa ~ Teaching Kids Spanish through Music

Teaching children another language is important, I believe.  Especially when they are young, their brains are like little sponges.  My daughters elementary school teaches Spanish from 1st grade - 5th grade.  I'm amazed at what they pick up on.  I wish I had started younger though.  I know my now 3rd grader, knew a lot of Spanish just from watching Dora and other similar shows.  It just shows how easily they pick it up before 5. 

Studies have shown that you remember more through music.  My 7th grader was even excited about not having to study the word Independent because it is spelled out in a song she likes, lol.  The company Sing-A-Lingo understand this concept.  They teach Spanish to children ages 2 -6 through music! 

I was sent the cd ~ En Mi Casa to review recently. 

En Mi Casa is a collection of songs written to entertain and delight kids, and the parents who are raising them bilingual. Introducing kids to words in Spanish they can use throughout their day, these 17 songs a…