Skills Children Gain From Learning a Second Language

Skills Children Gain From Learning a Second Language

There are many reasons why you wouldn’t want to teach your child a second language. Too much time, too much effort, too much money, too much homework, too many tears and headaches. But we’d like to show you that the skills that your child will gain and the benefits of learning a second language far […]

Learn a Language from the Culture

Learn a Language from the Culture

“Would you rather be able to bring inanimate objects to life or talk with animals?” “Would you rather live in a treehouse or a cave?” Maybe you’ve played ‘would you rather’ before and learned more about your friends and family by their answers. Here at Cultural Bytes we have our own special ‘would-you-rather?’ question: “Would […]

My son doesn’t want to speak Spanish

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Dear super mom, Don’t panic!  We have compiled a list of 10 ideas to help reverse the situation that we hope will help you. Without further ado, let’s jump in! Make it personal This is first on our list, because nobody knows your son or daughter like you do. You know what your child is […]

How to Teach Spanish to My Son

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The back screen door slams shut for the hundredth time and by now you’ve long given up on telling the muddy footprints sprinting after one another to close the door more carefully. Welcome to another episode of the ‘after school routine,’  where your kids release all the energy they have stored up while sitting at […]

10 After school activities for kids

10 After school activities for my kids

Welcome to another episode of the ‘after school routine,’  where your kids release all the energy they have stored up while sitting at school. Here are 10 after school activities for kids, that will help channel that energy and encourage developmental skills: Read! Few things engage the imagination and develop the brain like reading. Make […]

What happens when children learn two languages ​​at the same time?

What happens when children learn two languages ​​at the same time

Your son bites into a warm chocolate chip cookie and the moment it’s gone he craves…   another. Your daughter wins a stuffed animal from a carnival game, and decides she must have….  another. You sign your child up for language classes and you want to sign them up for….  another. Some things are ok for children to […]

Advantages of Having Bilingual Children

Advantages of Having Bilingual Children

Traditional Spanish Games for the Home Picture the scene: Your kids just got home from school, or they just finished their regular homeschooling classes. After a quick snack and maybe a cartoon break, you are excited to keep the Spanish learning going with them. Which of the following sentences is going to be more effective […]

Traditional Spanish Games for the Home

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Traditional Spanish Games for the Home Picture the scene: Your kids just got home from school, or they just finished their regular homeschooling classes. After a quick snack and maybe a cartoon break, you are excited to keep the Spanish learning going with them. Which of the following sentences is going to be more effective […]

Auoa Keita a very influential African woman

Auoa Keita a very influential African woman

Sitting in a padded chair in the corner, the woman looked fondly at the faces around the room, a thread and needle moving swiftly in her skillful hands. She smiled, knowing that it was humble people like these that were going to change Mali, West Africa, for the better. Aoua Keita is an unfamiliar name […]

Raising Bilingual Children? This is How We Achieved It

Raising Bilingual Children? This is How We Achieved It

Raising Bilingual Children? This is How We Achieved It Buenos días! Today’s blog is a special one because Señora Jackie herself is going to join us for an exclusive interview sharing her experience on raising bilingual children.  Welcome Señora Jackie!“Gracias! It’s good to be here.” Can you please tell us a bit of your background […]