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18 Easy Spanish Jokes for Kids – Funny Spanish Jokes for the Classroom

In this post: Laugh alongside your children with these funny Spanish nature jokes. Learn how to turn these family friendly Spanish jokes into easy Spanish lessons for kids of all ages. This post contains affiliate links for your convenience . 

“Fun is just another word for learning” - Raph Koster

If I have learned anything in my near decade of teaching Spanish to children, it is that fun and laughter are the gateway to learning. Funny Spanish jokes are a great way to get children to engage with the language, while having fun and learning about sentence structure. They learn to ask questions in Spanish, and work hard to decode the message within the joke, or chiste

Here are some of my favorite Spanish nature jokes for kids! I hope they help you create easy Spanish lessons and activities for your children and students!

18 Funny Spanish Nature Jokes for Kids with English Translations

¿Qué mes teme cada árbol? 


What month is every tree scared of?


A spanish joke with a picture of a tree

¿Por qué ganó el espantapájaros el premio Nobel? 

Porque se destacó en su campo

Why did the scarecrow win a Nobel prize? Because it stood out in its field.


¿Por qué las focas nadan en agua salada?

¡Porque el agua con pimienta les hace estornudar!

Why do seals swim in salt water?
Because pepper water makes them sneeze!


¿Cuál es la comida mexicana favorita del muñeco de nieve?

Brrrr – itos.

What is a snowman’s favorite Mexican food?

¿Por qué no fue el sol a la universidad?

¡Porque ya tenía un millón de grados!

Why didn’t the sun go to college?
Because it already had a million degrees!


¿Cuándo un oso dice oink?

Cuando está aprendiendo un nuevo idioma.

When does a bear say oink?
When it’s learning a new language.

¿Qué le dice un pez a otro?


What did one fish say to the other?
Nada (which means nothing but also swim in Spanish!)

¿Cuál es la fruta más paciente?

Es pera

What is the most patient fruit?
It’s pear (a play on the word Espera which means wait in Spanish)

¿Cuál es la fruta más cómica?

La Naranja ja ja

What is the funniest fruit?
The Orange (ja ja ja is how you write ha ha ha in Spanish)


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¿Cómo se siente un oso enojado?


How does an angry bear feel?
Furious! (a combination of furious and oso which means bear in Spanish)

¿Por qué la oveja cruzó la carretera?

Para ir al baaaaarbero

Why did the sheep cross the road? To go to the baaaarber

¿Por qué los leones comen carne cruda?

Porque no aprendieron a cocinar

Why do lions eat raw meat? Because they never learned how to cook

¿Qué hace una abeja en el gimnasio?


What does a bee do at the gym? Zumba! It is a play on words because zumbar is used to describe insects buzzing around. 

A spanish joke for kids with a bee picture

¿Como se llama el pez más negativo?


What do you call the most negative fish? Pessimistic (pez pronounced pehs means fish in Spanish)

¿Por qué emigran los patos en invierno?

Porque el frío es muy anti-pático 

Why do ducks migrate in the winter? Because the cold is really mean (Pato is duck in Spanish, so anti-pático sounds like saying anti-duck)

¿Qué nube es tan perezosa porque no se levantará por la mañana?


What cloud is so lazy it won’t get up in the morning? Fog

¿Qué tipo de música les gusta a las orcas?

Escuchan la orca-stra.

What type of music do orcas like? They listen to the orche-stra.

¿De qué bebe el sol?

Gafas de sol.

What does the sun drink out of? Sun glasses

Alright y’all, I hope you giggled your way through these funny Spanish jokes for kids. Whether you are learning Spanish at home with your children, or you are a Spanish teacher looking for new ways to make your students laugh, I hope these jokes help!