Which language skill is most important? The priority should always be 看听 (look, listen) followed by 说读写 (speak, read, write).
What is the best way to teach kids grammar? The answer is simple: conversations with fluent speakers and high quality children's literature!
Teach kids time with a step-wise, Montessori-inspired approach! Here are inexpensive, interactive, and easy to set-up clock-learning activities!
Taobao (淘宝网) is the best marketplace for affordable Chinese children's books and products. If you can't read Chinese, an agent site such as TaobaoRing is the best way to shop Taobao.
Montessori salt writing tray is a fun and effective way to learn letters. The touch and crunch of the salt helps commit each Chinese stroke to memory!
Montessori sandpaper cards are a fun way to learn Chinese stroke order! Tactile input helps with remembering the correct writing order.
How to get kids to speak the minority language? Consistency, new memories, and visual/textual cues encourage kids to speak the minority language!
How to learn Chinese as a busy parent? Forget adult textbooks and study children's books with your kids plus 10 other effective strategies!