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Summer Reading Program Giveaway!

2017 Summer Chinese Reading Program GIVEAWAY!  Are you ready to add more wonderful Chinese language learning books, Chinese-English bilingual culture books and English culture books to your home or class library?  When your child has easy access to books, word wall, word games, board games and child-friendly print materials at home you have created a literacy-rich environment for your young learner. Register in 2017 Summer Chinese Reading Program today and enter the giveaway below! Here are 12

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Sign Up for Summer Reading Program

Program: We are bringing reading into summer!  Children of all ages with or without Chinese language background can participate.  We want to boost children’s reading during the break with fun resources.  We also want to help you  build your home/classroom library with our fantastic giveaway!  This is a FREE program. Our Special Thanks to:   Program Registration Opens Now! Fill out the form below. Loading… Summer Reading Program Resources Book List:  Chinese and Chinese Culture Books for

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Online Kids Summer Chinese Reading Program

We are so excited to kick off our 2017 Summer Chinese Reading Program! The mission of this challenge is to keep our bilingual children reading in Chinese, having fun in Chinese, and learning more about Chinese language, Chinese culture and the world during the summer. We have picked awesome books for your to start with.  We are looking forward to having your and your child’s book recommendations.  We welcome teacher’s book picks so we can compile more

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Chinese & Chinese Culture Books for Children

Summer Reading Program - Miss Panda Chinese
Miss Panda Chinese Summer Chinese Reading Program Welcome to the Summer Chinese Reading Program Book List. There are three sections in this list. Books in the first section are either in Chinese or bilingual in Chinese and English. Some of the books have audio support on Miss Panda's Reading Playground. Books in the second sections are in English or bilingual in Chinese and English. They are cultural books that appeal to young readers. Books in the thirdRead more

15 Chinese Cartoons for Kids!

Chinese Cartoons for Kids

So many readers shared my recent post of  “Teaching Your Kids Chinese: The Ultimate Guide to Start With” post.  Many also asked for extended resource of Chinese cartoons for kids.  There are native Chinese-speaking parents and world language educators who want to use Chinese cartoons to supplement the learning and to engage kids in fun conversation.  There are also parents who are hoping to expose their children to Chinese language through entertaining cartoons.  I have curated Chinese

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Bilingual Kids: Earth Day 地球日

Earth Day is every day!   What can you do as a kid or as a family?  Some kids at the school created water hero, like the one in the picture above to remind themselves they should save water.  It was a creative group project for 4th graders.  There are a lot of fun ways to celebrate Earth Day. Now you can work on one and use some new words. Here is a list of Chinese words,

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“Miao Mi” App Helps Children Learn Mandarin Chinese at Home and On The Go

Disclaimer: This post was sponsored by App Masters for “Miao Mi” APP.  All opinions are my own. It is difficult for parents in North America to find quality Chinese language learning resources for their kids,” said Todd Miller, CEO of Celestial Tiger Entertainment, a leading media company in Asia that creates and operates popular channels focusing on Asian entertainment, including “Miao Mi.” “We created Miao Mi to give parents a wide range of entertaining and educational programs

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Wonders of Raising A Bilingual Child

“Wow!  You are raising a bilingual child.  It must be easy for you because you speak the language…” a lady on the playground once told me.  Is it easy?  What do you think? Parenting is exciting, but we all know that and it can be challenging at times too.  Parenting in two languages is definitely rewarding, but it also requires some creativity from us as parents when we are being challenged. A friend of mine is raising

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Chinese Culture with Miss Panda: Lion Dance and Dragon Dance

Year of the Rooster

 Picture Chinese Series:  Chinese New Year Special     The Chinese New Year celebration is a 15-day festivity.  With all the Spring Festival cultural events going on around the world this is a great time to locate one and to experience the celebration in person in your area.  If there is nothing similar locally you can join me to see what it is like.  I got a chance to visit Chinatown in Washington DC.  The year of

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Miss Panda Chinese: Chinese Beef Noodle Soup Recipe

Tomato Beef Noodle Soup

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Chinese Beef Noodle soup is one of the most popular dishes in China, Hong Kong and Taiwan.  There are different variations of this recipe depending on the location people are from but the popularity of this soup is unbeatable.  There are noodle shops specialized in beef noodle soup all over Taiwan.  The signature beef noodle soup from different restaurants compete annually for the championship of the best noodle soup.  This is a

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