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Activities for Learning Chinese around Halloween

Halloween is an exciting event for people, esp. kids. Carving pumpkins, decorating houses, putting on scary costumes, trick or treat… so many exciting things for all to enjoy. If you are preparing to welcome Halloween, check out the post Halloween Chinese Learning Ideas and Activities for Kids for ideas. Halloween Chinese Learning Activities Here I’m …

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Pumpkin Chinese Learning Pack for Kids - Learn about pumpkins #pumpkin #Chinese4kids #learnChinese #chineselearningpack #Chineseasanadditionallanguage #MandarinChinese #autumn #unitChinesestudy

Pumpkin Unit Chinese Study with Pumpkin Chinese Learning Pack

Autumn is such a beautiful season: colors, harvest, weather change… One thing we can see everywhere is Pumpkins! That’s why I created a Chinese learning pack around the theme PUMPKINS。 Let’s have a look what we can help kids learn Chinese about pumpkins. Anatomy of a pumpkin and the life cycle of a pumpkin The …

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Learn Chinese in Autumn - Learn Fall Chinese vocabulary for kids with fun #Chinese4kids #learnChinese #mandarinChinese #Autumnvocabulary #FallChinesewords #Chineseworksheets

Fall into Autumn with fun Mandarin Chinese learning activities

Autumn is such a beautiful season with so many things to do and so much to learn with kids.  There are many words children can learn around the Autumn theme, from nature to insects, from food to celebrations. Here are some examples,   树叶 leaves 蜘蛛 spider 苹果 apple 派 pie 怪物 monster 大餐 feast …

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Colors in Chinese - Learn colors in Chinese #Chinese4kids #LearnChinese #MandarinChinese #Colorposter #Chineselearning #colorslearning

Colors in Chinese – Learn Basic Colors in Chinese

In such a colorful world, how great it is to know all the colors in Mandarin Chinese! Colors are important in Chinese learning With the knowledge of names of colors, children can point to different objects of the color; they can describe the objects and they can make connections of various things they see, use and play with in daily life.  Colors in Chinese therefore are super interesting for kids to learn. There are many colors, the basic colors in Chinese are as below: Red – 红 hóng Blue – 蓝 lán Yellow – 黄 huáng Green – 绿 lǜ Purple – 紫  zǐ White - 白 bái Orange - 橙 chéng Pink –    粉红fěnhóng Grey –    灰   huī Black – 黑 hēi Do you know all of these colors in Chinese? Let’s …

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Shapes Chinese learning workbook for kids #Chinese4kids #shapesinChinese #Chineselearning #MandarinChinese #Chineseshapes

Shapes in Chinese – Learn Basic Shapes in Mandarin Chinese

Like colors, we see shapes everywhere in our world. Learning the basic shapes i is very important for any Chinese learners, especially children as they can associate shapes to the real life objects that they are learning at the same time.  Basic Chinese Shapes There are many shapes, and the most common ones are as …

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Summer Chinese Learning with 3-part Montessori flashcards #Chinese4kids #learnChinese #mandarinChinese #Chineselearning #Chinesevocabulary #summer #themeChinese #flashcards #Montessori #educational #Chineseforchildren

Summer Chinese Learning for Kids with 3-Part Montessori Flashcards

Summer, the most fun season of the year, is here! What do you plan to do with your kids this summer? If Chinese learning is part of your plan, you’ll be interested in Chinese around Summer Theme  : activities such as scavenger hunts, Chinese children’s poems, ice cream theme, etc. And here I would like …

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How Much Do You Know About Duanwu Jie – Dragon Boat Festival?

Have you heard of Duanwu Jie, Dragon Boat Festival? If yes, fantastic! If not, read on… Dragon Boat Festival, also called Duanwu Jie (端午节), together with Spring Festival and Mid-Autumn Festival, is one of the most important festivals in China.  It originated traditionally to remember the patriot poet Qu Yuan ((c. 340–278 BC)), who drowned himself in …

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Learning Chinese characters is always challenging. Luckily there are a variety of techniques or tools we can use to help absorb, not just memorise, new Chinese words. #Chinese4kids #LearnChinese #mandarinChinese #Chineselearning #Learningstrategies #Chinesevocabulary

Useful Techniques for Learning Chinese Vocabulary with Success

Needless to say, Chinese vocabulary is a difficult part of Chinese learning. Many Chinese learners dread learning Chinese vocabulary because they feel it only involves memorizations. Luckily, the truth is far from the case. There are a variety of techniques or tools we can use to help absorb, not just memorise, new Chinese words. Below …

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Tiger Themed Chinese Study Notebooks

During the progress of Chinese learning, a student needs various practice notebooks. From Hanyu Pinyin handwriting, Chinese character handwriting, Chinese vocabulary learning, to simply Chinese story writing, there are notebooks designed for these purposes. As 2022 is the year of the tiger, here is a collection of tiger-themed Chinese study notebooks for you: Tiger-themed Chinese …

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6 Chinese Nursery Rhythms on Animals – Learn Chinese with Children’s Poems

Chinese Nursery rhythms, 童谣 or 儿歌, are much more than a quick and easy way to entertain and distract children. The truth is that Chinese nursery rhythms introduce young children to the idea of storytelling, expose them to new words and social situations, and boost their language development. Through nursery rhymes, children develop auditory skills …

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Lucky Phrases for Chinese New Year – Chinese Spring Festival Greetings

During the Chinese New Year celebration, Chinese people like to greet each other with 吉祥话 (Jíxiáng huà). 吉祥话 literally means lucky phrases, lucky sayings, or lucky expressions. Chinese people use these lucky phrases to express their wishes for health, wealth, and good fortune to each other. Here you can find a list of lucky phrases. …

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