With the circuit breaker extended until June 1 and school holidays moved forward, there’s probably extra room for flexibility in your child’s schedule. If you’re looking for a compromise between screen time and productivity, consider playing Chinese cartoons that are both educational and entertaining for your child to watch.
On top of home based learning, this is an opportunity to supplement and improve their literacy. There are two components to learning a language: active and passive knowledge. Active knowledge requires speaking and learning, whereas passive knowledge requires a fundamental understanding of listening and reading. Watching Chinese cartoons are another form of enhancing your child’s literacy skills, and can provide a steady foundation for them to further develop their language skills.
Here are 10 Chinese cartoons for kids to watch so they can improve their mandarin skills: