2016 Fall Workshops Starting September 6th!
Supporting the Mandarin Language Learner Parts I & II - Part 1 provides an introduction to Mandarin as a language and begins to explore ways in which parents can support their children in learning Mandarin. Part 2 places the parent in the role of the student and continues the process of identifying avenues of support for the immersion learner.
Funding the China Research Residency (CRR) - The time is NOW to start thinking about and planning financially for their 8th grade trip to China. This workshop explains how Shu Ren fundraising and scholarships support the CRR and provides information about the cost of the trip and how you can prepare financially. Don’t let this information come as a surprise to you in 8th grade!
Chinook Book Now On Sale!
Shu Ren gets 50% of the total sales for the Chinook Book and smart phone app! Get the paper book, the app or both... We will deliver it to your classroom and it will come home in your child's backpack.
Now Available: A Parent's Guide to Mandarin Immersion
Shu Ren parents and caregivers have found this book so helpful in the challenging early years of helping their students with the challenging task of learning Mandarin Chinese, that we are now offering it to you! $6 of the price goes to Shu Ren of Portland. Click here to order!
A Parent’s Guide covers:
- How immersion works in the classroom
- The benefits of bilingualism for the brain
- Chinese 101 for immersion parents
- The academic possibilities immersion opens to students
- Chinese literacy issues
- The six types of Mandarin immersion families
- Why schools offer immersion
- How parents can turbo-charge their children’s Chinese
"Year of the ___" T-Shirt Clearance! T恤销售！
The Shu Ren T-shirt team has worked hard on creating wonderful designs over the years, and many are still available in limited quantities at discount prices!
Shirts: $8 each, $15 for two, $20 for three!