Top 5 Chinese cultural experiences for kids
2. China Fun Lunar Carnival at Burwood Park
During the Lunar Festival period, there will be an all-day community entertainment ranging from calligraphy demonstrations, martial arts, 100 food stalls, and various traditional performances. You may have a lucky encounter with the God of Wealth in the crowd.
3. Lunar New Year at Luna Park
Enjoy the rides and some more at Luna Park as from 16-18 February this year, there will be special lion dance performances, firecracker shows, and special ...
All about children’s foreign language contests
1. Linguafest Short Film Competition
The competition is organised by Modern Language Teachers Association of New South Wales and is open to students in year 5 to 10. Contestants get to utilize not only their language skills, but also their film making skills.
To enter, contestants are to submit a short film on a specific theme and use the target language they are studying. Winners from each category will be awarded a prize of $300. Entries close in September and films w...
How to motivate your child to learn a second language
1. Install language learning apps on your kids’ tablets
There are plenty of free apps available today that can help kids to learn a second language. Outside classroom hours, kids can interact with apps to sing songs, play games, and revise vocabularies.
2. Watch foreign language movies with your kids
Plan regular foreign language movie sessions with your kids at home. This way, your kids will have more exposure to the language they are learning in their home environment even thoug...