Author Bio: This article was written by Kate Chang of TutorMandarin, an online learn Chinese tutoring service that helps students speak Mandarin using their learn Chinese app and PC Software. When I was a child and learning English as a second language, I always enjoyed the fun English kids’ songs! These songs were so catchy … More Children’s Chinese with 3 Chinese Children’s song
EGRIC: The Early Grade Reading Innovation Challenge will discover, develop and scale the early grade reading innovations with the objective of improving the reading skills of about 1.5 lakh primary Indian school going children. The innovations should help develop the reading abilities in children using cost effective methods in a sustainable manner through a … More Piloting of Anibooks and activities in school.
1.In a two year study, 51.1% more children could read all the simple words thanks to SLS. 2.SLS might make it difficult if not impossible to remain functionally illiterate.The earlier SLS is available at home, in parallel with beginning reading instruction, the more a school child will be able to leverage it to … More 8 Study Results Proving the Importance of SLS.
I wanted to let you know that I absolutely looooove Bookbox! It’s such a great and fun way to learn a language! That’s an idea really off the mainstream. Awesome job! Bookbox focuses on what’s fun when learning a language. Short and fun animated videos with synchronized subtitles that demonstrate how each word is pronounced. … More The 50+best language tools to quickly learn a foreign language!
I came across BookBox this weekend. Although they seem to have been around for a while, it was the first time that I saw one of their videos. Based in India, they make short videos of children’s stories in various languages, including German. Each story has subtitles, so you can read along with it, or … More Practise your German with videos from BookBox by Angelika Davey
Same Language Subtitling (SLS) is a scientifically tested and proven approach to help improve reading skills and language learning, ultimately promoting a love for reading. And the reason one should always teach with SLS– 1.Enhances Reading Level : Studies show that if you watch 30 minutes of video with Same Language Subtitles once a week … More What is SLS? 5 Reasons Why You Should Teach with Same Language Subtitle(SLS).
Happy Earth Day Everyone! In honor of Mother Nature, we have a special blog post dedicated to teach recycling in your classroom with Tucket the Bucket! Enjoy: Are your students learning the importance of recycling or how we need to take care of our environment? Why not combine those studies with language learning? Show your students “Tucket the … More Recycle with Tucket the Bucket
An important part of reading skills is the ability to identify the problem faced by the main character and the solution given in the story. Yes, many stories have a problem and solution by the end of the story. But teaching how to identify them becomes much more fun when we have a lovable character … More Identifying the Problem and Solution with Sringeri Sriniwas