Archive for the ‘Classroom Games’ Category

The Google Translator

The Google Translator is not a game per se, but I’m sure you could think of some games to play with it. It’s free, fairly accurate, goes from Spanish to English or English to Spanish (or to and from other languages), and it can now “speak” the Spanish translation, which is pretty amazing! Note:  Sometimes [...]


Cacahuates – the counting games of “Sevens”

We played this silly game in my high school Spanish class in West Texas.  “Cacahuates” means “peanuts”. The game basically teaches counting skills, but with a trick.  Each student takes a turn, and turns move down each row of the classroom (or you could put the students in a circle, and as a student is [...]