DIY Storytime – Celebrating Hispanic Heritage

In celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month (September 15-October 15), enjoy this Do-it-Yourself Storytime on the theme of HISPANIC HERITAGE

BOOKS:

Dreamers
• Written and illustrated by Yuyi Morales
• Published by Holiday House
• Read in English by Melissa Escobar:
https://safeYouTube.net/w/2N9X
Soñadores
• Read in Spanish by Escuelita Dual
https://safeYouTube.net/w/AQ9X
Yuyi Morales talks about her book, Dreamers / Soñadores:
https://safeYouTube.net/w/sT9X

 

Green is a Chile Pepper
• Written by Roseanne Greenfield Thong
• Illustrated by John Parra
• Published by Chronicle Books
• Read in English and Spanish by Cristina Coreas
https://safeYouTube.net/w/OY9X
Here is color matching game in Spanish and English that you can print.
http://www.homeschoolcreations.com/files/Spanish_English_Color_Matching_Cards.pdf

Gracias ~ Thanks
• Written by Pat Mora
• Illustrated by John Parra
• Published by Lee & Low Books
• Read in Spanish and English by Bertha Granados
https://safeYouTube.net/w/3fAX
Here are some printable coloring pages you can use to help kids learn everyday greetings in Spanish.
http://www.homeschoolcreations.com/files/Spanish_English_Color_Matching_Cards.pdf

SONGS:

Hola Amigos | ¿Cómo estás? by SingALingo
https://safeYouTube.net/w/5lAX

Spanish Alphabet Song by Canta con Jess
https://safeYouTube.net/w/4oAX

Sesame Street: Spanish Me, English Me Song
https://safeYouTube.net/w/NqAX

LINKS TO SONGS, FINGERPLAYS, AND STORYTIMES IN SPANISH:
Traditional Spanish songs, including English translations, compiled by the Texas State Library and Archives Commission to celebrate El Día de los Niños/El Día de los Libros. You can click on the .MP3 files to hear them sung.
https://www.tsl.texas.gov/ld/projects/ninos/songsrhymes.html

StoryBlocks by Colorado Libraries for early Literacy
This site includes several videos of storytime activities in Spanish:
https://www.storyblocks.org/category/espanol/

Spanish Storytimes presented by Ms. Gabriela and her puppets from the Fond du Lac Public Library in Wisconsin. If you have a Facebook account, check out her site for weekly preschool programs done entirely in Spanish:
https://www.facebook.com/watch/FDLPL/249644636247434

 

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