How to Create a Cantonese-Rich Environment

I am delighted and honoured to share the experience and advice of Grace, founder of Michigan Cantonese Storytime. Although we are living on the opposite ends of the world, I have seen and used so many of the free Cantonese materials, games, and song videos she has developed and generously shared, and have been inspired Read More

Free Online Chinese Textbooks and Course Materials

If you are teaching your kids Formal Cantonese/ Standard Chinese, these websites with free online Chinese textbooks and other course materials might be helpful for you. They are textbooks and course materials designed for the overseas Chinese. Read More

How To Read To Your Child When Your Cantonese Is Not Fluent

Most parents understand the many benefits of reading to your child, especially in the minority language – to help boost language acquisition and literacy skills. The challenge lies in the difficulty of reading in Cantonese when you are not fluent. Here are some tips that can help. Read More

Colloquial Cantonese Kids’ Educational Resources and Printables

Many second and third generation Chinese in Western countries, who may not be fluent in reading Chinese characters,  often struggle with finding educational resources. What they are looking for are resources written in Colloquial Cantonese and with a pronunciation guide. Below are a list of resources specially for children, found after hours of searching the Read More

Review: 輕輕鬆鬆廣東話Hing Hing Sone Sone Cantonese Learning Programme

輕輕鬆鬆廣東話 Hing Hing Sone Sone Cantonese Learning Programme is the online version of Cantonese weekend school. The entirely free course material includes learning materials such as videos, flash cards, writing sheets, worksheets and other related resources could help in learning to write and saying the basic words and simple sentences. Read More