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Can we introduce you to Huai Ly of Little Mandarin Classes Cambridge!

"Hi, my name is Huai Ly. I live in Cambourne, a town of 9 miles away from Cambridge. Prior moving to the UK, I worked in nurseries and international preschools in many different countries, such as Sw...

September 20, 2018

What do you love about teaching Mandarin Chinese to children?

There are many reasons I love teaching Mandarin Chinese. Obviously, the opportunity to speak the language regularly and gain a more intimate knowledge of it as I teach is wonderful. However, I think it’s the...

August 28, 2018

The  GCSE results are fresh off the press and together with last weeks A-Level results the trends amongst GCSE and A-level choices are becoming clear, here are some of the results for Mandarin A-levels and GCSE’s, and in comparison, the same results for another modern...

January 17, 2018

If you have Little Mandarin Classes at your Child's Nursery, School or local classes - you will have received a login link and password to access our online learning materials. If you have not received this link please contact us on or...

July 18, 2017

Story-telling and role-play are an important part of a child’s development; they provide a pathway to imagination, building confidence, creativity, physical development, problem solving and empathy.

At Little Mandarin Classes children can become the silly litt...

February 8, 2017

Understanding language is one of the hardest things your brain does.

We all know that speaking more than one language enriches a person's own mind and life while opening doors to many different opportunities.

Little Mandarin Classes teaches one of the...

September 10, 2016

When we go into a new nursery setting for the first time and deliver a Little Mandarin Classes. Nine out of ten times children do not know what China or Chinese is unless you start to associate it with food and restaurants, spring rolls, dumplings, prawn crackers... th...

May 18, 2016

Ni Hao, everyone! 

It’s mid-May and we are already discussing September activities here at Little Mandarin Classes.

In the meantime, we are very proud to announce that we have started our movement and story-telling Chinese classes at the lovely, brand-new Nursery school...

April 14, 2016

Have you ever seen a three year-old child enter a new space?

Being able to walk already, they will use this motor school in order to learn things about the new environment, but not exclusively.

They will kneel down, sit down, grab things, look at them, even smell or ta...

March 2, 2016

Ni Hao and happy spring, everybody! I know, I know, it’s still freezing out there, but the thought of having March here already is quite heart-warming!

We have been quite busy these weeks, talking to people, ordering materials and planning, planning, planning! We are ta...

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