Earth Day in Chinese: 45 Essential Terms

Earth Day in Chinese: 45 Essential Terms

April 22nd, 2022 – Earth Day in Chinese is 地球日. Protecting the earth has, until this point, always been something that many of us are all a bit too casual about—we try to do something when we remember and don’t feel too bad when we don’t. This year, our actions...
5 Best Chinese Animation Movies for Kids

5 Best Chinese Animation Movies for Kids

Chinese animation movies are great for helping kids who are learning Chinese get immersed in the language while having fun! We chose these five movies because many kids in the Chinese-speaking world have watched these films.  If your children are learning Chinese,...
3 Reasons Why the Dim Sum Warriors Books are NOT Designed to follow a Reading Levels Chart

3 Reasons Why the Dim Sum Warriors Books are NOT Designed to follow a Reading Levels Chart

Many classrooms employ reading levels charts for their students,  but up-to-date research is showing that this way of regulating students’ reading doesn’t have strong scientific evidence to support it. This is why we have deliberately shied away from...
Teachers of Chinese ELLs or Emergent Bilinguals, You Are Invited!

Teachers of Chinese ELLs or Emergent Bilinguals, You Are Invited!

Dear Teachers of Chinese ELLs or Emergent Bilinguals: I have bilingual stories that will be great for your students and I want to get these stories to your kids——FREE! Please get in touch with me as soon as possible at yenyen@dimsumwarriors.com. Chinese ELLs or...