We did it! 🥳 Last month big sister and I finished Sagebooks Basic Chinese 500! It has been an amazing journey (2.5 years) learning to read Chinese together. I am not literate in Chinese and I am not a native speaker. There were definitely many challenges along the way. I wanted to just share a few things … Continue reading I taught my daughter 500+ Chinese characters!
Music is a great way to learn a language. Pair it with actions, and the words and songs are more likely to get stuck in your head. Think "Baby Shark". Below is a list of YouTube videos for songs that encourage movement. It's also good exercise for the little ones. Enjoy! TVB Hands Up Music … Continue reading Cantonese Songs to Get Your Kids Moving
Below is a list of Cantonese videos that can be used to teach Cantonese, reinforce the language or use for entertainment. I have written a very brief summary of each videos indicating what kind of videos the channel produces and what level I believe is appropriate to engage with the video. I do encourage families … Continue reading Cantonese Children YouTube Channels
I am always amazed at the ideas that Eveline (Rhythm 'N' Rhyme) and Dorothy (Locy Lee Learning) come up with for their music program, Roundabout. Last week, they taught us a fun bath time song which involved vocabulary like float and sink. This is such a fun topic that children are naturally curious about. It … Continue reading Float or sink
This week the kids and I are learning about the digestive system. I want the kids to learn more about their body and how it works. I thought the digestive system would be a great start. I originally only planned to teach the English terminology but since we are still home, I decided to throw … Continue reading Digestive System 消化系統️