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The Fun Way to Help Your Child Learn Chinese - and Love It!

27 March 2019 | Dr Chung Tzemin, Education Scientist, CommonTown Pte Ltd 

Research shows that children growing up in a home with at least eighty books will achieve greater literacy and numeracy in adulthood…

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Should I let my child use "Learning Chinese Apps"? The nagging doubt about screen time. 

14 February 2019 | Dr Chung Tzemin, Education Scientist, CommonTown Pte Ltd 

Worried that your children spend too much time staring at their iPads? Should you even have given them their own devices at all?  It seems impractical to take them away altogether...

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The more words, the merrier: How you can help develop your child's vocabulary

17 January 2019 | Dr Chung Tzemin, Education Scientist, CommonTown Pte Ltd

Words or vocabulary are the stepping stones towards learning grammar and eventually, reading. This is why helping your child develop his vocabulary is so important...

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Talk about what you read together - even if Chinese isn't your first language

10 December 2018 | Dr Chung Tzemin, Education Scientist, CommonTown Pte Ltd

Many parents may not have Chinese as a first language, and worry about how well they may be able to help their children learn Mandarin...

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Yes, you CAN help your child love reading in Chinese. Here’s how.

13 November 2018 | Dr Chung Tzemin, Education Scientist, CommonTown Pte Ltd

Don't give up - there are ways in which you, as a parent can help your child develop a Chinese reading habit like no one else can...

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