Mother Tongue Program

Mother Tongue Class
Mother Tongue Class
Mother Tongue Class

This course is especially designed for 6-7 year old Chinese native children who have just started their native language learning journey from phonetics and simple Chinese characters through colorful pictures, children songs, poems and stories. Pinyin reading and writing skills, basic strokes recognizing and writing, simple character reading and writing  are taught gradually and in a fun  and engaging way. Practice such as ” Describe what you see in the picture and what you hear in the story” is often adopted to help to develop Children’s speaking and self-expressing skills. Reciting children’s songs and ancient Chinese poems help children enhance memories and improve Mandarin pronunciations. Creative fun games and activities are used to make the young learners fall in love with our class. The curriculum used is Yu Wen from Mainland of China.

Age group: 6-7 yrs

Class size: 8-10 students

Class timing: 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM or 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM or 3:15 PM – 5:15 PM– Saturdays & Sundays.

5:00 PM – 7:00 PM – Weekdays except for Fridays.

2023-24 First Term: September 2023 – January 2024

Tuition Fees: AED3,600/TERM

Generous Sibling Discounts and Referral discounts are offered to parents throughout the academic year. For more information, please get in touch with us via

Location: Collegiate International School, Dubai International Academy, Emirates International School