- Practice Chinese brush painting
- Practice Chinese calligraphy
- Read some Chinese poems
As you may have noticed, the word国画guó huà ( Chinese brush painting) is a short way to say 中国画Zhōng guó huà ( Chinese brush painting). In details, the words of Chinese brush painting are:
国画 guó huà ( Chinese brush painting)
笔 bǐ ( brush)
墨 mò ( ink)
纸 zhǐ ( paper)
砚 yàn ( ink stone)
颜料 yán liào ( colours)
梅花 méi huā ( plum blossom)
竹子 zhú zi ( bamboo)
诗歌 shī gē ( poems)
书法 shū fǎ ( calligraphy)
I have made a set of cards on Quizlet (quizlet.com or download the app for phone or ipad) to help your child practice learning the this topic.
Search for laoshilinda (all one word lower case) and then choose Chinese brush painting.
The video here explains how to use Quizlet https://vimeo.com/113241642
You do not need to know any Mandarin yourself to use any of these resources.
Please let me know if you have any questions.