Board Games That Promote Chinese Language Learning

Do you use board games to boost Chinese language learning?  You can prepare in advance and introduce the key words to your child first at the beginning of the week then play the game on the weekend. When I teach Chinese to young children I use the Montessori approach.  The simple steps are introduction, recognition and recall.  There is a lot of Chinese  language repetition and input in this process and it helps the children to beRead more

Story Time: The Very Hungry Caterpillar

Welcome to Miss Panda’s Reading Playground Miss Panda is reading The Very Hungry Caterpillar Chinese edition today! Book Title: The Very Hungry Caterpillar Author: Eric Carl Language: Chinese edition. Audio: Follow the eating adventures of the “The Very Hungry Caterpillar” – in Mandarin Chinese with Miss Panda. Pinyin Support:  Download The Very Hungry Caterpillar pinyin support to go with the book and read along! Learning Theme: This is a language-rich book involving days of the week, fruits

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Chinese for Kids: 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

Chinese Play & Create: Happy Father’s Day Tie, Shirt, and Puzzle Sets Printables

Happy Father’s Day!  How do you celebrate this special day in your family? Here are two Father’s Day Printable pages and a set of puzzles for the kids to play and create their own decoration. There are two sets in each printable.  The first set is in traditional Chinese characters, pinyin and English.  The second set is in simplified Chinese characters, pinyin and English.  I include both traditional and simplified characters in the Phrase Box so you

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Read Around the World Summer Reading Series: What Was It Like, Mr. Emperor

Read Around the World Summer Reading Series What Was It like, Mr. Emperor? Life in China’s Forbidden City   Follow Read Around the World Summer Series and discover cultures in our amazing world! In this book, readers will go on an adventure to learn about the life of the emperor living in the Forbidden City in China.  Do you know the emperor is supremely noble?  Do you think common people can visit him?  Do you know who

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Chinese Culture for Children: Dragon Boat Festival a Story Book FREE download

Dragon Boat Festival ebook by Miss Panda Chinese

Dragon Boat Festival is called ” Duān Wǔ Jié” 端午節(traditional Chinese writing form)|端午节(simplified Chinese writing form).  To celebrate the Asian Pacific American Heritage Month I have prepared an English-Chinese bilingual Dragon Boat Festival story e-book for you and your child to enjoy!  Our special thanks go to my artist friend, Matt Cox.  Are the dragon boat and dragon illustration gorgeous in the e-book?  You can print them out for coloring pages for your child.  This is an

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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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