How My Youngest is Doing for Chinese Now?

To recap, my #3 was the one I homeschooled for his preschool years and I personally taught him Chinese using the Siwukuaidu 四五快读 curriculum, made […] Read More

Maths Counting Chart Printable (and a little update)

Some updates I realised I have not been updating the site for months.  I do not know how other sites stay focused on one theme, […] Read More

Photo Post : Homeschool Activities

Just for the fun of sharing, here are some photos of what we did for homeschooling  They are not in order of dates and are […] Read More

How I Did Homeschooling Part 4 (5 & 6 Year Old)

This is the last instalment of the series on how I did homeschooling.  I will describe briefly what we did for the kindergarten years. At […] Read More

How I Did Homeschooling Part 3 (4 Year Old)

Our second year of homeschooling basically went like this : English Reading 1 Revising the Alphabets We went through the alphabets again. This time, we […] Read More

How I Did Homeschooling Part 2 (3 Year Old)

I had to look through my photos and dig my memory to write about what we did for homeschooling so I hope the information is […] Read More

How I Did Homeschooling (Part 1 – In the Beginning…)

Right now, I am kind of stuck, trying not to move too much so that a sprained muscle in my leg can heal. This time […] Read More

Chinese 量词 Card Game Printable

In Chinese, we do not say “one cat” or “two fish” as “一猫”,“二鱼”. When referring to the quantity of an item, there is always a […] Read More

How to Write Chinese Characters

I am a little amused that I am writing this but I realised that this is a serious question to a lot of people.  So […] Read More

Siwukuaidu Storybook (四五快读 -故事版) – Characters Cards Downloads

Siwukuaidu is the series of Chinese Literacy book that I used to teach my #3 how to read Chinese.  You can read my review on […] Read More

Uses of a Reading Pen (How I Use Mine)

A Reading Pen is a really useful tool that will complement the teaching and learning of Chinese. However, how useful it is really depends very […] Read More

The Importance of Reading Stories in the Learning of Chinese

It has been 4 years since I started teaching my youngest son. It has been a great learning process for the both of us. In […] Read More

World Cup & Rainbow Loom Chinese Vocabulary List

Do you know what is the easiest way to get your kids to pick up Chinese vocabulary?  Read widely, yes, but I think a lot […] Read More

How To Choose A Reading Pen

 This is by no means an authoritative guide to choosing a reading pen.  Nevertheless, having owned and used one for three years, from a user’s […] Read More