Mid-Autumn Festival Lanterns with FREE Step by Step Guide

Carrying a lantern during Mid-Autumn Festival was something that I did throughout my childhood. Why lanterns? Actually, there is a beautiful history behind it. During my time teaching art & music in the Chinese immersion program, making lanterns were one of the most popular crafts, everyone loved it. So let me introduce an EASY 7 Step Mid-Autumn Festival Lantern. (more…)

Tips for Preparing a Child for Chinese Immersion

Research has shown that there are many benefits to learning another language, and how it can boost children's ability to learn and grow. But helping children learn a foreign language, especially for parents who don't speak another language, may be  stressful and overwhelming. So what can parents do to prepare their kids for their 1st year in an immersion program? (more…)