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Sing through Spain on October 8th in London!

ECHOES FESTIVAL | Family Concert: Singing Through Spain with the Aglaia Trio Sun 8 October 2017, 3.30pm St Saviour’s Church St George’s Square, Lupus Street, Pimlico London SW1V 3QW United Kingdom ‘A unique exploration...

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Cathy Duffy Reviews Speekee’s Spanish Homeschool Programs

You can tell a reviewer is ‘worth their salt’ when they request to review not one but both of your Spanish homeschool programs. So it was with Cathy Duffy (pictured). Cathy Duffy is best...

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Language shapes how the brain perceives time – OBVIOUSLY!

Boffins over at Lancaster University have come to the less-than-startling conclusion that “Language shapes how the brain perceives time” Let’s see how they did it shall we? First, here’s a quote you’ll probably be familiar...

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In defence of Muzzy’s unusual plot

You may have heard of a late American comedian named George Carlin. Highly skilled in his art form, he propounded an anti establishment mantra through unrelenting acerbic wit. Look him up on YouTube and you’ll...

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How Spanish worksheets for kids consolidate what they have been learning on video

As I have mentioned in many previous bulletins (just don’t ask me to recall exactly which ones!) there are 4 ways to learn a new language: by listening, by speaking, by reading, by writing....

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6 Animated Spanish Movies for Kids

For the filmmakers, one of the advantages of animation is that you can put the movie into any language you like without it losing any of its substance – a sure way of increasing...

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The Bilingual Ventriloquist

The trick is to entertain. How could any teacher be a success with children if they fail to entertain? To entertain is to engage, and once you have your audience / pupils engaged then...

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Top 10 Spanish animal expressions

Happy New Year! (¡Feliz Año Nuevo!) Expressions in Spanish which use animal characteristics for reference often reflect their Engish counterparts, but there are some interesting differences. Check out this top 10 of expressions I...

Chloe (age 7) talks about Speekee Accelerate – Spanish for Kids

Chloe (age 7) talks about Speekee Accelerate – Spanish for Kids

Thanks to Kelly Thornhill and to her daughter Chloe for posting this video! Check out Speekee Accelerate here.

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