by Ling Liang
$180/child/semester or $50/child/4 weeks. Maximum 10 students. Beginner Mandarin is for children who have no exposure to Chinese. Advanced Beginner is for children who have some working knowledge of Chinese. Please contact the teacher should you require more information.
The class for the younger kids is designed by Ling Liang based on her teaching experience in past years. The main objective of this course is to have the students master the standard pronunciation, basic conversations, and some simple Chinese characters. In addition, the course will introduce some Chinese culture to the students.
To achieve the teaching objectives, the class will be delivered in various ways that are fun and keep kids’ interests in learning:
* Family songs CDs: the CDs contains many traditional kid’s songs that are beloved by generations and are still popular today;
* Story books: include 4 stories which are simple and easy to understand;
* Games cards and pictures: are designed by Ling based on her previous teaching experience
* Home work: will be assigned to students to practice writing Chinese characters.