18 septiembre, 2020
Learning vocabulary

4 ways to introduce new English vocabulary

How can you introduce new English vocabulary to your children? This can be a tricky thing when English is not your strongest suit. This is why we offer the service of a bilingual babysitter for you and your children. Your babysitter will communicate with your children in an everyday manner in English. Both you and your babysitter can be part of making the learning process fun and easy for your children.   Here are a some ways to introduce new English vocabulary to your children in a fun and educating way:   Introduce “Word of the day” Find a convenient place in your home where you can put up a note each day with your word of the day. Make it a routine to every […]
4 septiembre, 2020

Why have a bilingual babysitter to assist in learning English?

Many of you may wonder, why choose a bilingual babysitter for your children, when you can speak to your own children in English? Well, the truth is that there are great advantages to having a bilingual babysitter to assist your children in learning English, there are many ways a babysitter is able to provide engagement in the English language in a way a parent or a guardian, can’t. When we here at Canguroidiomas recruit our babysitters, we make sure that they all have an English level that is up to standard to ensure your children’s development in the language.   Difficult keeping up with the English language at home? As a parent, it can be very easy to switch back to your native language when […]
24 julio, 2020

Apps for children to learn English together with you!

  Learning alongside an app   During the summer holidays you have a great opportunity to keep your children interested in learning the English language while doing something fun. In today’s modern tech society, we tend to rely on apps, and this does not have to be a bad thing. A learning app can be very stimulating to the learning process as it uses bright colors, sound and image to create a learning experience. These English apps combines learning with playing and allows the children to properly interact with the content. And as mentioned in last week’s blog post, when a child has a parent or a babysitter willing to take part in their learning process, they will find it more fun and feel encouraged […]