Kids love to decorate candy houses! Chances are, if you have children, you will be probably be doing this activity at some point during the holiday season! Take this opportunity to sneak some Spanish into this fun, festive activity.
- 1. Make colored patterns with the candies as you decorate the house ( rojo, verde, rojo, verde, etc)
- 2. Practice house vocabulary ( el techo, la pared, la ventana, la puerta, la chimenea, etc)
- 3. Count the quantities of candy on each section.
- 4.Create a story or description about the family that lives in the house… La familia Manriquez vive en está casa bonita que está en el bosque…
Kids learn Spanish best when they are interacting and doing hands on activities. Decorating candy houses are a great way to keep the language learning alive this holiday season!