Answer: We continue to offer Chinese, Singapore Math and Wordly Wise 3000 Reading. We designed more classes and more timing, in consideration of students from West Coast.
Answer: Our class size is limited to 6 students for grade K and max of 10 students in other class. This is in contrast to some other academies with very large zoom class.
Answer: For Chinese class, students will have singing, story telling, group reading. In Math class, students will use fun-filled Singapore Dimension book. For Reading, the fun-filled Wordly Wise 3000 provides lots of rhythms, short stories.
Answer: The program is particularly designed so that every student can choose ANY grade of class to attend: Chinese, Math and Reading. Please see above schedule. We try to accommodate most students schedules.
Answer: Mulan Camp charges about $10/class hour. For maximum learning results during the fall semester, we do recommend you to sign up for all 15 weeks, during this pandemic period since students are mostly at home.
Answer: After 15 weeks, every student will complete:
a) one grade level in Chinese, e.g., from grade 2 to grade 3
b) one grade level in Math, e.g, from grade 3 to grade 4.
c) one grade level in reading.
d) for 1st graders, well practiced in NNAT for Oct exam.
e) for 2nd graders, well practiced for CoGAT exam.
Answer: Besides tuition,
- $30 registration fee per student. This is not refundable.
- $39 book fee for Chinese if physical book is issued.
- $60 book fee for math and $25 for reading.
Answer: All classes will be taught by Mulan experienced teachers. All class will have instruction to students, then students practice, and teacher/students discuss key knowledge points.
Answer: Yes. Please use below link and instruction to buy the proper grade of the books. During current pandemic, it takes about two weeks for regular shipping. If urgent, please choose "2nd Day" shipping, although it's more costly.
http://www.youngchinese.com/store/explore , choose "Speaking Skills" edition, not "Reading Skills" edition.选“对话版”，不要选“阅读版”. You can also check with us and could buy from us while inventory lasts.
https://www.singaporemath.com/shop-menu, please choose "Dimension", student book A, Student B, workbook A, Workbook B for the grade you choose (about $60). If in a rush, you can try to buy the licensed PDF version from us. ($60)
https://eps.schoolspecialty.com/products/literacy/vocabulary/wordly-wise-3000-4th-edition/pricing, please choose "Student Book".
Answer: Yes. You following options
If your child is attending Chinese class in other organizations, it should be OK for you to continue the grade. If your child has not learned to read or write, he/she should start with K. If your child attended full summer camp with Mulan Academy, he/she should move to next grade. If still any doubt, please email us and our Chinese lead teacher can do an individual assessment.
Also, you can ask you child to read the list of new words to see where he/she is at:
Please use below Placement Test link from Singapore math. Please use Dimension "B" test : https://www.singaporemath.com/placement-tests/
You should be enrolling your kid in the next grade from his/her current public school grade in general.
Also, you can ask your child to read the list of the new word in each grade below.