Traffic back to normal

Traffic back to normal

How to make your commute a time for learning and fun 5 minutes to the store, 10 minutes to the summer camp, 15 minutes to a doctor appointment, and hours to a vacation destination. This is valuable time that we dedicate to transportation. Now that traffic has...
Benefits of being a young bilingual

Benefits of being a young bilingual

It is widely known that learning a new language as a small child can trigger parts of the brain that work on focus, attention, creativity, problem-solving, and the ability to transition. While it is certainly not necessary to speak two languages when living in the...
Celebrating the Letter Ñ

Celebrating the Letter Ñ

Ñ Today’s Doodle artwork, illustrated by Barcelona-based guest artist Min, commemorates the consonant Ñ (pronounced “enye”). The only letter in the Spanish alphabet that originated in Spain, the Ñ is not only a letter but a representation of Hispanic heritage and...
New Languages

New Languages

How to teach a language that is not your native language Every day more people choose to teach their children a second or third language. However, is it possible to teach a language that is not your native language? Angie, a mother who speaks English and knows...
My mom says Si and my dad says Yes

My mom says Si and my dad says Yes

Mi mamá dice Si y mi papá dice Yes By Spanish4k.com Getting your child to be bilingual can be more difficult than imagined. There are many situations in which kids do not want to speak a second language, “your language.” What are some of the reasons this happens and...