Every few months we’d like to report back to the Chinese4kids community the popular educational supplies which we have found useful in teaching and learning. Today we are going to take a look at the top educational supplies which can help set up an effective learning environment for children.
1. Wall Pocket Chart
Wall pocket chart is quite useful for daily display of Chinese characters or phrases. The characters and phrases are easy to be replaced. It is a fantastic classroom tool, good for school and for home.
2. Low Odor Dry Erase Markers
These markers are great to be used on laminated flash cards or white boards. The marks are easy to be erased, making it great for practicing character tracing and writing.
3. Pinyin & Character Practice Book
For beginning learners, a combination of Pinyin and Character writing is necessary. This Pinyin and character practice book is essential for beginner learners to establish the connection between pinyin and characters.
4. Magnet Poetry – Kid’s Chinese Kit
Character magnets are great to be put on refrigerators and in classroom. They are easy to be moved around to form phrases and sentences.
5. Scotch Thermal Laminator and Scotch Thermal Laminating Pouches
We use laminator A LOT. All the flash cards, word wall words or banners available for download in our website can be laminated and be used again and again.
6. Uncle Goose Chinese Character Blocks
It is not easy to find stimulating toys for kids to learn via playing. These Chinese character blocks are so well done that makes it fun for kids to play and learn at the same time.
7. Punched Grid Blank Study Flash Cards
If you are looking for a personalized way of establish vocabulary base for your children or students, this set of punches blank study flash cards makes it very easy. The newly learned characters can be kept together and carried around easily.
If you have any suggestions to the list, please share with us.
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