Learning Multiple Foreign Languages in a Homeschool Setting

Being able to converse in multiple languages is something that is important to our homeschool so we spend a bit of time working toward that goal.  For several years now we have been slowly learning 3-4 languages.  Right now we are working on Arabic, Mandarin, and ancient Greek.  French was…

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Watch Mandarin Shows for Kids Online

We typically watch shows from this list a couple times a week.  While my kids are still in the beginning stages of learning Mandarin, exposure helps.  They don’t understand everything, but as they learn more and more their comprehension will grow.1. http://www.56.com/u85/v_NTMxODg4NTg….MxODg4NTg.html Lion King in Mandarin2. “大头儿子小头爸爸” (Big Head Son –…

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Learning to read and write in Arabic

This school year we are continuing with Alif Baa.    Alif Baa is a Arabic curriculum that teaches you how to read, write, hear and produce all the sounds in the Arabic language.  It does cover basic vocabulary as well.  The Alif Baa curriculum introduces you to the sounds of the different letters of the…

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