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Internet Resources for Spanish-Language Storytimes

Fingerplays and Songs


Guiainfantil
More cute animated videos of children's songs in Spanish.
Yo Canto y Bailo Esta Cancion
Videos of fingerplay songs and rhymes for storytimes.
Spanish Playground
Lots of fingerplays, crafts, and other activities.
Storytime Videos
Songs, fingerplays, and flannel board stories, in English first, then Spanish. From the Anaheim Public Library.
ToyCantando
Animated videos of children's songs in Spanish - subscribe to their Youtube channel for lots more.
Toobys Español
Cute animated videos of children's songs in Spanish
El Día de los Niños/El Día de los Libros
Rhymes and songs in Spanish and English to celebrate "El Día de los Niños"
Rockalingua
Rockalingua -fun videos of childre's learning songs in Spanish.
StoryBlocks
From Colorado Libraries for Early Literacy, videos of songs and rhymes performed in Spanish.

Storytime Ideas


Dígame un cuento / Tell Me A Story
From the Texas State Library, a page with ideas for bilingual storytimes for toddlers, preschoolers, and families.
Bilingual Storytimes
Bilingual Storytimes for Gringoes - a presentation from the 2009 Utah Library Association Conference
Bilingual Storytime Selections
Ideas for good read-aloud books for bilingual storytimes, from School Library Journal
Bilingual Storytime Ideas: Mixed Ages
Read-aloud books in Spanish with program ideas, from the Idaho Commission for Libraries
¡Es divertido hablar dos idiomas!
¡Es divertido hablar dos idiomas! It's fun to speak two languages! A blog dedicated to bilingual storytime, with ideas for programs, fingerplays, rhymes, and more.
Embracing Diversity
From the Burnaby Public Library, songs and rhymes in 15 languages, plus resources for planning multicultural programs
Resources for Bilingual Language Programs
Websites, ideas, and bilingual storytimes from the Texas State Library
How to Get Started With Bilingual Storytimes
Ideas and inspiration from Demco, with a few fingerplays