TIP: Make paper boats and practice words like: flotar, undir, mojado .

Benefits of Bilingualism

Research has found that bilingual people literally see the world differently. Those who regularly speak a second language perceive differences in color variations that are not recognized by monolinguals.

Into, Through & Beyond

Read and sing along to “The Teeny Tiny Boat / El Barquito Chiquitito” in English and Spanish. Get creative and make paper boats, experiement with different kinds of materials to see which ones float and which sink.

Supplies + Materials

Supplies needed: printed activity sheets; pencil; crayons or colored pencils

Note to Grown- Ups

This is a great introductory lesson to teach letters to preschool and kindergarten children.