Category Archives: Song of the Week (Spanish)

“DEL SUELO AL CIELO”

This lively merengue gets kids on their feet dancing! The lyrics teach kids the Spanish words for different parts of the body and positional words, such as above, below, behind, and to the side. The song, performed by Jorge Anaya, is from Whistlefritz’s CD ¡SABOR! Song “DEL SUELO AL CIELO” from the CD ¡SABOR! DEL SUELO AL […]

“PALMAS, PALMAS LAS DOS MANITAS”

In this fun, interactive Spanish children’s song, kids make different motions with their hands and arms. They clap their hands; they spin them like a windwill; they move them like a fish; they fly like a bird. The motions start out slowly, but get faster and faster until they are comically quick. The song is […]

“EN EL ZOOLÓGICO”

Monkeys, giraffes, tigers, zebras, and pandas all dance together in a wild musical celebration at the zoo. This catchy merengue song introduces children to a wide variety of wild animals and the Spanish words for those animals. The song — “EN EL ZOOLÓGICO” — is performed by Jorge Anaya on Whistlefritz’s CD ¡SABOR! – Spanish […]

“EN EL RANCHO DE MACDONALD”

This Spanish version of the American classic “Old MacDonald Had a Farm” teaches the names and sounds of barnyard animals in Spanish. From ducks and donkeys to pigs and roosters, children will enjoy singing along in Spanish to a familiar tune. The song, performed by Jorge Anaya, is from Whistlefritz’s CD ¡SABOR! – Spanish Learning […]

“VENGAN A VER MI GRANJA”

Like the English folksong, “Old MacDonald Had a Farm”, this traditional Spanish children’s song – “VENGAN A VER MI GRANJA” – teaches children the different animals that live on a farm and the sounds they make. The song, performed by Jorge Anaya, is from Whistlefritz’s CD ¡A BAILAR! – Spanish Learning Songs. The scene is […]

“BINGO”

Kids will love hearing this familiar folksong about a farmer and his dog with a Latin twist.   The song is from Whistlefritz’s CD CHA, CHA, CHA — Spanish Learning Songs.   Song “BINGO” from the Whistlefritz CD CHA, CHA, CHA. BINGO ©2010 Whistlefritz LLC. All rights reserved. Todos los derechos reservados. Había un perro en una granja […]

“LAS VOCALES”

Dancing along to this lively samba is a fun and engaging way to teach children the vowels in Spanish.   The song, performed by Jorge Anaya, is from Whistlefritz’s CD CHA, CHA, CHA — Spanish Learning Songs. LAS VOCALES (The Vowels) ©2010 Jorge Anaya. All rights reserved. Todos los derechos reservados. Cinco, cinco, cinco son las […]

“LOS NÚMEROS”

Kids affectionately call this song the “Cha, cha, cha Song”.   In addition to teaching kids about the style of music known as “cha cha”, this song teaches Spanish numbers from 1 to 100.  The song, performed by Jorge Anaya, is from Whistlefritz’s CD CHA, CHA, CHA – Spanish Learning Songs. Song “LOS NÚMEROS” from the […]

“UNO, DOS Y TRES”

This high-energy, participatory song – “UNO, DOS Y TRES” – gets kids up on their feet dancing and learning the parts of the body in Spanish! As they count along, kids move their heads, arms, legs, waist, hips, and whole body to the irresistible Latin music of this song. The song, performed by Jorge Anaya, […]

“ESCONDIDOS”

1, 2, 3, I’m looking for my friends. 4, 5, 6, where are they? 7, 8, 9, they’re hiding. 10, here I come! This active hide-and-seek song teaches children Spanish numbers from 1 to 10 as they search for their hiding playmates. The song, performed by Jorge Anaya, is from Whistlefritz’s CD CHA, CHA, CHA […]