We are excited to announce a whole new book series in Level 1 that celebrates our Spanish-speaking students and families. Presented in their native Spanish with a delightful English translation, the Traditional Spanish Songbooks series provides a wonderful opportunity to enrich students’ oral language.
Leveraging music and rhythm, the Traditional Spanish Songbooks are designed to develop our youngest students’ oral language. Our brains are wired to learn through music. The rhythm and rhyme in songs and nursery rhymes has a powerful effect on cognition—enabling children to develop fluent oral language and awareness of sounds long before they are able to read. By singing along, children enrich their vocabulary and create a foundation for future reading success.
Each book in this series includes the English and Spanish songbooks, games to practice comprehension, vocabulary, and rhyming, and Create-a-Book where students can create their own variation of the book. The titles include: