Any foreign language can be a great addition to your homeschool curriculum. This broadens a student’s horizons and adds to their abilities as an adult. There are many things of value in providing foreign language curriculum for your student. Spanish is naturally one choice and in other posts we will look at other programs. Here we will start with just a few ideas of what you can find online for Spanish curriculum.
CalicoSpanish.com – A program to help teach children ages 5-12 the Spanish language. Calico believes in the “immersion” process. You get a detailed teacher’s manual, visual aids, music, books, flashcards, posters, activity packs and more. The program is about $150 and there is a $6 activity pack for each student. The good thing is that you can use this for years so it truly is an investment and it has a 100% money back guarantee.
Sonrisas Spanish School – An elementary Spanish curriculum. Suited even for preschool age children. This program includes complete curriculum but also education on the Spanish culture. You must buy the language and culture curriculum separately but they go very well together. You can buy the language and culture together for $195 or you can get the language for $150 and the culture curriculum for about $70.
TheEasySpanish.com – An award winning, Christian based homeschool Spanish program. This company also offers French curriculum. With Spanish the curriculum covers phonetics, songs, games, scriptural references, printable worksheets, and is geared for young learners as well as high school students.