Magic HanZi 字趣坊is a new Chinese language learning approach for all ages ,follow the 六书造字Learners are taught to recognize and interpret the basic symbols and pictographs in Chinese characters. builds up learners’ character recognition ability and vocabulary without relying on picture cards and Hanyu Pinyin. Learners shall be able to read most elementary level books and continue to practice and improve their Chinese.
Chinese HanZi is an art and each character has its story – how it is formed, how our earlier ancestors lived, their culture, how they perceived nature and much more. Chinese characters are much more interesting, not just having a meaning and pronunciation. Uncovering the story of the Chinese character also creates a deeper impression and understanding in the learner’s mind. If you learn to decode and appreciate the art within the Chinese character, you can understand Chinese more completely.
Every Chinese character is a piece of art by itself. Each character is made up of building blocks of pictographs or symbols. The focus is placed on learning the basic blocks that build up all Chinese characters – the pictographs and symbols. The meaning of other characters can be decoded or understood more easily when they are viewed as a combination of pictographs and symbols. Learners are taught to recognize the meanings of pictographs and symbols. Learners understand each character through the building blocks that make up the character.
字趣坊emphasizes building a strong foundation and promotes creative learning. When learning a new character, learners get to express their understanding of the character in an Art word drawing. This enhances their understanding and memory of the new character.
Key elements of the course:
+ focuses on learning the pictographs and symbols that are the most basic building blocks of Chinese characters.
+ express their understanding of the character in an Art word drawing &Calligraphy
+ Unlock the story of the Chinese character creates a deeper impression and understanding in the learner’s mind through Story Composition Benefits:
1) Teaches children to decode and appreciate the art within the Chinese character “六书造字”
2) Builds a strong foundation to recognize, understand, remember and write Chinese characters
3) Discover Chinese history, traditions, culture and folk-art through the characters they learn
4) Deposit in child’s word bank and enable to read and love to read. Cultivate child’s reading habit, improve their Chinese language proficiency and gain more knowledge through reading!
5) Stimulates the balanced development of both left and right brain of your children
6) Unleash children’s creativity and passion through story composition
Autumn Term Start!
Date: 17th sep 2017
Date: 10th Sep 2017