1. Know some basic skills of paper cutting
2. Say what we made in Mandarin
3. Write words and sentences of our paper cutting in Chinese characters
Learning how to say words about paper cutting is not that hard. The word order in Mandarin about paper cutting is剪纸jiǎn zhǐ, which literally means cutting paper. In details, the words and sentences are:
剪纸 jiǎn zhǐ ( paper cutting)
剪刀 jiǎn dāo ( scissors)
纸 zhǐ ( paper)
红纸 hóng zhǐ ( red paper)
红萝卜 hóng luó bo ( red turnip)
胡萝卜 hú luó bo ( carrot)
白菜 bái cài ( cabbage)
锅 guō ( pot)
喜 xǐ ( happiness)
这是什么？ Zhè shì shén me? ( What's this?)
中国 Zhōng guó ( China)
民间 mín jiān ( folk)
艺术 yì shù ( arts)
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 this topic.
Search for laoshilinda (all one word lower case) and then choose paper cutting.
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.