“It’s been a great experience from language learning to workshops to getting out into the city. They’ve obviously learned a great deal. And so have I.”
EFFECTIVE TEACHING METHODS
We developed our own teaching and learning methods to make Chinese learning easier and produce great results.
Take your learning experience to the next level with Mandarin Cafe’s integrated review lessons, class notes and scheduling system.
Link Word technique helps students remember and retain new words much better and faster than traditional learning methods.
Improve your understanding of Chinese grammars and sentence structures using meaningful story lines.
All of our courses focus on building your speaking and listening skills, with an option to include lessons on
reading and writing Chinese characters.
You will be taught everything you need to know to survive living in China and get by easily, such as communicating with taxi drivers, shopkeepers, restaurant staff, etc.
You will learn survival Chinese plus additional vocabulary that will allow you to communicate more effectively and have meaningful conversations with the locals.
If you have a specific interest or need, tailor-made Chinese is the right choice for you. Your teacher will customize the lesson content to help you achieve your goal.
Conduct business more productively in China with our Business Chinese course and learn essential vocabulary that is tailored to your industry or field of work.
No matter which level of HSK exam or other Chinese exams you are preparing for, our exam preparation class will ensure you pass your exam with flying colours.
Reading & Writing
Learn to not only speak but also to read and write Chinese characters. Elevate your Chinese skills and create more advantages for yourself in life, in school or in the job market.
Printed Learning Materials
Lesson Delivery Tools
Speaking & Listening
Your speaking and listening skills will be trained using various methods, including: role-playing, watching and describing scenes from a video, telling a story based on a picture, Q&A with fellow students or your teacher, etc.
Reading & Writing
To improve your reading and writing skills, a variety of tools will be used as practice, such as reading articles, creating sentences using specific words, short essay writing, spelling tests, dictation, etc.
“The students seem to enjoy all the activities and especially the field trips. It’s a very different experience than just learning Chinese in the classroom.”
Zoe S.Teacher of an American school group
“Our trip program was personalized so that the students could learn similar curriculum as they did back home. And everyone definitely enjoyed the field trips and food. ”