Want to learn Spanish but tired of hitting the books? Why not break into song and dance? Watch out: you may just get Latin fever. Songs can help speed up learning. After all, songs show you how to pronounce words and help you with the natural melody of the language. Listening to music can help you understand how words are used in real life. This sure beats memorizing new vocab! Just try to get Despacito out of your head. If you want to maximize learning with songs, you can speed up the process with our tips. Before we get started, remember that listening to songs in Spanish benefits intermediate learners the most, since they can use what they already know as a starting point for understanding the music.
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Skip to Songs for Older Students. Songs are so good for Spanish learners. Older students seem to enjoy good authentic music best, and with little ones, I use more themed songs. I've gathered our favorites on this page so you can find what you need. If you are a non-native parent like me, songs in Spanish for kids are perfect for improving your own language, and learning Hispanic culture right along with your kids-- especially the nursery rhymes and folk songs. If you are using songs to learn Spanish, here's a good tip: you can adjust the speed on YouTube by clicking the settings button in the lower right corner. Here I've collected songs by traditional Spanish class levels. If you are new to teaching with authentic music, look below for some ideas, resources, and examples of how to teach with songs. For me, it's been one of the most enjoyable and life-giving strategies in my classroom. I learn and enjoy right along with my students.
Layne is an active freelance writer. She enjoys staying up to date on trends, media, and emerging topics. No matter the time of year, if you've got cumbia and reggaeton blasting at your party, the scene is hot. If you're a fan of Latin pop, then look no further. Below, we've listed some of the 15 best latin pop songs. Have a favorite that's not on this list? Post in the comments below and be sure to tell us why it's your number one!