In addition to creativity and family bonding, handmade cards are a wonderful way to practice reading and writing in English, Chinese, and Korean! Here are various ways that we have adapted learning to different stages and ages!
Singing and dancing to Chinese songs is a fun way for children to learn Chinese. Here is a list of our favorite Chinese music for kids!
Fine motor math with hole-punched leaves is a fun and easy way to teach counting, math, pairs, and matching! Kids can appreciate nature and numbers simultaneously with these free activities!
Despite my lack of fluency, my daughter loves to speak, sing, and read Chinese. She knows and understands >1000 characters due to strategies described in this post.
Creating a homework routine with young children can be challenging, especially for homeschoolers. Here are 6 practical tips for surivival and success!
These 10 simple activities with leaves make Chinese learning fun! Enjoy nature, play reading games, refine pre-writing skills while speaking Chinese!
Why is my child not paying attention to books in the minority language? The problem is most likely due to one of these 6 issues.
Experienced Chinese teacher and author Cathy Ju Yao shares tips for teaching Chinese characters and why reading and writing instruction should be separated.
I asked Auntie if my Chinese accent is improving. She replied in accented English: "I understand what you say. Just like you understand my English, even though this is the best I can do."
The I Love Martine Series is one of the most beautiful and realistic set of series that we have ever read. Narration and ISBN information in this post!
These adorable Chinese music CD books are perfect for babies and toddlers. Both of my children loved singing and dancing to cute Chinese nursery rhymes!
Clothing flashcards for color matching, pretend play, clothesline activity, and more! Free printables available in Chinese, English, & Korean.
Teach Chinese characters 高 and 山 with a DIY mini golf course, animal exploration, and driving maze! Free printable with Chinese characters 高山 in large font.
My children and I are having fun reading Mid-Autumn Moon Festival books! Here are our favorites picture books in Chinese and English!
My children have been learning 3 languages, and our trilingual schedule is unbalanced. Here's a close look at the language breakdown and challenges.
Teach kids calendar skills with this hands-on perpetual calendar! Free printable in Chinese and English plus teaching tips in this post.
Free and informative Mid-Autumn Festival videos in Mandarin Chinese, Cantonese, and English! Learn about 中秋节 history, moon songs, and mooncake recipes!
Children are often anxious about going to school. Reading Chinese books about school is a helpful way to discuss normal feelings that kids experience.
Everybody knows that reading is important, but what if your child is reluctant? These 15 strategies will motivate your child to read and love books!
米小圈上学记一二三四年级 is a hilarious and addicting Chinese bridge book series. The diary of a young boy shows realistic details of life in China.