About the game: Using the format of a well-loved trump game, children learn the meaning of 34 character components as well as developing an understanding of how these building blocks of Chinese can help them to learn and remember additional new words. Characters included: 心火刀一犭广老车十儿亠王几夕耳鸟见高文工身手艹宀⺮足子羊鱼父石贝钅禾.
Number of players: 2-6
Card dimensions: 70mm x 120mm
Number of cards: 36 cards
Packaging: package free, cello band only
The accompanying scheme of work provides teachers with an additional 8 hours of teaching materials. Matching puzzles and a make and do board games will consolidate children’s ability to recognise the 68 radicals from Radical Trumps Part 1 and 2. Remaining activities such as Menu Maker and Round the Radical Phonetical World focus on developing their understanding of how radicals can give clues to the meaning and pronunciation of unseen characters.
The guide includes clear step-by-step teaching , background information for non-specialist teachers and is YCT compatible – more than 50 characters from YCT Level 1 are included.