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

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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 […]

3 Chinese Nursery Rhythms For Summer Time

Enjoy Chinese learning at summer with these 3 Chinese nursery rhythms. Great for kids and Chinese beginning learners. #Chinese4kids #mandarinChinese #learnChinese #Chineselearning #funChinese #Chinesefortoddlers #summerChinese #nurseryrhythm

Summer is such a lovely season for all of us, especially for kids. There are many things to do in summer. For the parents who want to offer fun Chinese learning activities, in addition to our Summer Theme Chinese Learning Pack for Kids, Chinese nursery rhythms for summer would be great. Here I would love […]

If You Are Happy, Clap Hands with Me -Let’s Learn This Chinese Children’s Song

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If your happy and you know it, clap your hands Clap, clap Don’t you know this song, “If You’re Happy and You Know It”? You most likely know this song well. Do you know there is a Chinese version of this song too? “如果开心你就跟我拍拍手” As we already know the importance of Chinese children’s songs in […]

Mom and Baby Farm Animals Puzzle Activity in Chinese

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Kids have a natural fascination with farm animals and their babies. Learning the Chinese names of farm animals is an important part of the farm unit. This Mom and Baby Farm Animals Puzzle activity is a great extension to Chinese learning themes of the farm, animals, baby animals, and so on. Farm Animals and Their […]

Learn Chinese Zodiac Animal Characters with Jigsaw Puzzle

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Surely you know that the Chinese New Year is coming. And this new year is going to be the year of Ox! Ox is the 2nd zodiac animal in Chinese zodiac animals. As we are preparing for the celebration, I thought it would be a good idea to add a bit more fun into Chinese […]

Use Scavenger Hunts to Add More Fun in Mandarin Chinese Learning for Kids

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Fun makes learning enjoyable. What Chinese learning activities are fun for kids to take an active part in? In addition to other activities such as role play, I would also vote for a scavenger hunt! Yes, scavenger hunt is great for kids in their Chinese learning. What is a Scavenger Hunt? A scavenger hunt is […]

We Wish You a Merry Christmas Chinese Version – Learn Chinese from a Christmas Carol

Children’s songs are great for learning Chinese. The ones with simple and repeated verses, such as “Happy Birthday” (祝你生日快乐), are especially easy and fun to learn. While we are getting into the festive mood, why don’t we teach our kids a Christmas song, such as “Jingle Bells“. Here I will show you another Christmas carol,  […]

橄榄树Olive Tree

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This is my favorite song, after many years, it is still my favorite song. “Olive Tree”, a tree which usually grows in a distant country, interprets the desire to explore the world, although the journey can be lonely and painful. However, the dream of searching for the olive tree is strong enough for any toughness. […]

End of Year Chinese Learning Reflection Questions and Task Cards

At the end of the school year, it is a good time to set aside some time to conduct some end-of-year activities. Just to name some activities: summarising the key things the kids have learned during the year; recalling and recognise the important person, special moments and interesting subjects during the year, etc. One activity […]

Fish, Octopus, and Dolphin… How to Say Sea Life Creatures in Chinese

Kids like zoo and the animals living in the zoo. They also like the creatures living under the water. With so much unknown, the sea world is fascinating. The creatures living in this world are even more amazing: just imagine those colourful fish, mysterious octopus, lovable dolphins, and much more! How about we learn these […]

Tiger, Lion, and Panda… How to Say Zoo Animals in Chinese

After last week’s “Insects Chinese Vocabulary” post, I’ve received many requests for more of this kind of lessons. So here you are, let’s learn how to say zoo animals in Chinese! Zoo is always a fascinating place for kids to visit, again and again. There are many animals living in the zoo and that makes […]

Rock, Scissors, Paper

In the club, the children all wanted to be the first one to sing a song. In the end, it became difficult to decide who goes first. To be fair, we decided to go for “剪刀石头布”(jiǎndāo shítóu bù — scissors, stone, fabric), also known as Rock, Scissors, Paper. To show 剪刀(scissors), you extend the index […]

How Are You, Earth – A Chinese Song for the Earth Day

Earth Day (地球日) has become an important day for all of us to recall what we’ve done and what we can do to make our earth a better place. Every year there is a different theme and the theme of 2019 Earth Day is “Protect Our Species”(保护物种). To celebrate this day, let’s learn a Chinese […]

Where is Spring – A Chinese Children’s Song

There is a quite happy Chinese children’s song for Spring. It is “ 春天在哪里” (chūn tiān zài nǎ lǐ)  – Where is Spring. What is “Where is Spring” Song About It begins by asking the question “Where is spring? Where is spring? “ Then we explore the answers together: Spring is in the green mountains […]

Celebrate Valentine’s Day in Chinese for Kids

Valentine’s Day is a popular holiday for children. It is always fun for the kids to cut out heart shapes, learn one or two Valentine’s poems, color sweet Valentine’s Day images and write Valentine cards. How about we convert all these activities into the Chinese learning experience? Let’s celebrate Valentine’s Day in Chinese! What are […]

Celebrating New Year – a Chinese Chant to Learn about Chinese New Year

小朋友,过新年, Xiǎopéngyǒu, guò xīnnián Little friends, we are celebrating the New Year 穿新衣,贴春联, Chuān xīnyī, tiē chūnlián We put on new clothes, and we glue the Spring Festival couplets 点灯笼,放鞭炮, Diǎn dēnglong, fàng biānpào We light up lanterns, and we set off firecrackers 还有饺子和压岁钱, Háiyǒu jiǎozi hé yāsuìqián There are also dumplings and lucky money […]

Chinese Thank You Cards for Kids

We want our children to appreciate what they have, what they receive and show thanks to those who give them a hand. It is not only a matter of manners, but also an awareness of kindness that creates a sense of satisfaction. How to encourage kids to express thanks? These Chinese Thank You Cards for […]

Thank You – A Chinese Children’s Song

There is no better time than NOW to feel thankful. It is great that each year at around Thanksgiving, children and adults are doing thankful activities. However, further than being reminded to show our gratitude once a year, we should practice and teach our children to be thankful all the time. WHY IS BEING THANKFUL […]