A Child’s First Word: The Top 5 (And In Mandarin Too!)

Hearing your baby’s first word is often one of the highlights of the parenting journey, alongside watching them stand for the first time or take their first step. That moment is often eagerly anticipated by parents as is the revelation of what that word will be. Today, we’ll provide some useful insights into the issue […]

08-09-2020 Keep Reading

Five Reasons A Bilingual Education Is A Good Idea For Your Kid

Every parent wants the best for their baby especially when it comes to their education but we understand that with so many options to consider this isn’t an easy decision to make. Which curriculum should they follow? Which type of school is best for them? Should they be educated in more than one language? Even […]

28-07-2020 Keep Reading

Why Mandarin in the Language of the Future

As the world becomes more globalised, we see increasing numbers of people choosing to raise bilingual children. There are many benefits to having knowledge of more than one language, no matter what those may be. That said, there are some that have more advantages than others. Chinese Mandarin may not be the easiest to learn […]

09-07-2020 Keep Reading

How To Celebrate The Dragon Boat Festival With Your Kids? Here are 5 ideas!

The Dragon Boat Festival is a traditional holiday originating in China that is celebrated on the 5th day of the 5th month of the lunar calendar. It has now become a global phenomenon that is celebrated not only in other East Asian countries but among Chinese communities internationally. This year, we’ll be celebrating on June […]

23-06-2020 Keep Reading

5 Top Tips on Fostering Your Child’s Bilingualism at Home

Did you know that almost two-thirds of children worldwide are raised bilingual? The ability to communicate in more than one language is now more important than ever. Raising bilingual children not only sets them up for a bright future but has wider cognitive benefits too.  While having your child attend a bilingual nursery is the […]

09-06-2020 Keep Reading

5 years at Hatching Dragons

It seems an odd time to be celebrating the fifth anniversary of Hatching Dragons. The world is going through a crisis of a scale never before seen in peacetime. We have all been affected, whether it is with the prospect of our jobs no longer being available to us, the financial uncertainty that places upon […]

29-05-2020 Keep Reading