Madam Zhou Shaojuan is a passionate and sincere teacher who ignites her children’s interest in learning through well organised lessons. She utilises teaching aids to develop the children’s observational skills, as well as asking good guiding questions to stimulate their thinking. Videos have also been used effectively to help her children better understand a topic.
Madam Zhou uses stories to train the children’s listening skills. She engages them by bringing them through various interesting scenarios. Games are specially designed and included in her lesson to stimulate and sustain the children’s interests in acquiring the language. In addition, she is cognizant of her children’s diverse language backgrounds and learning abilities. Thus, she leverages on the information to plan and meet the needs of the children, allowing them to become more confident in learning Chinese. Madam Zhou is humble, eager to learn and constantly exploring and reflecting on her own teaching to help the children developed holistically.