About the game: Based on the traditional Happy Families card game, Radical Families Animals teaches children to recognise, pronounce and write 8 commonly used characters associated with animals. Each family consists of: a character card, a mnemonic card, a stroke order card and a pronunciation card.
Number of players: 2-6
Card dimensions: 63mm x 88mm
Number of cards: 40
Packaging: package free, cello band only
The accompanying scheme of work provides teachers with an additional 8 hours of teaching materials and is designed to consolidate and extend learning from the game. Activities such as Fix the Fables and Nǐ yǒu méiyǒu..? teach children to write up to 18 characters, use 3 functional phrases in different contexts and compare Chinese fables and idioms to well-known stories and expressions from their native language.
The guide includes clear step-by-step teaching , background information for non-specialist teachers and is YCT compatible – more than 25 characters from YCT Level 1 are included.