For organizing and delivering the learning content properly, and maximizing the result mostly with efficiency, we have origined an innovative methodology called SREM© for non-native language teaching and learning. SREM© language learning methodology has been referred from our over 20 years of language teaching experiences. It has been proven it leads 2-3 times faster in learning a foreign language than the conventional method.
Chinese Acquisition Curves vs. BM Chinese Learning Pipelines
The chart below it shows us the learners’ Chinese Acquisition curves vary. Each curve formed depends not only the program quality, the class frequency and the individual’s learning characteristic for the learning content, but also influenced by the student’s own mother tongue, family background, and the community language. All the above-mentioned will form the capacity for a student’s Chinese learning. This capacity will define how is his or her Chinese language learning performance.
BM Chinese Learning Pipeline reinforces and facilities the learners’ Chinese learning capacities. We have determined to make whatever effort we could in programming the appropriate curriculum, program instruction and rubrics that meet well the target learner group their learning objectives, and meet their long term Chinese learning
For 2nd Language Learning Capacity Area (2nd L)
The course is mainly for students who take Chinese as their 2nd language. The curricula emphasizes Chinese language communication skill with the functional reading and writing skills. Students will be able to achieve a good result in the international Chinese examinations such as SAT, I/GCSE, A-Level, A2, AP and IBDP etc. within Language B standard or higher, as well get more closer experience to Chinese cultural in life
For Near-native Language Learning Capacity Area (NNL)
The course is mainly for students with previous personal or family exposure and/or experience in Chinese language. Student has some basic knowledge and foundation of Chinese, especially in oral communication. The curriculum will focus on achieving a good result of those international exams, and introduce all aspects of Chinese life and culture in reading and writing aspects
For Native Language Learning Capacity Area (NL)
Stream 4 is mainly for students who are native Chinese speaker. The curriculum will focus on reading and writing and to be equivalent to China national standard of Chinese education
By referring the national standard of Chinese language education k-12 in China, Beijing Mandarin has developed and enhanced a set of programs that can fulfill the short term goal and long-term goal for the international students ages of 2 to 14. We embrace the following concepts into our Chinese language programs for meeting the global-mindedness international language education.
For all courses in Beijing Mandarin, we assign the suitable stem textbooks and the learning materials while aware the different learners’ capacities for the learning workload.
To ensure the most outcome from the program, all our classes are only placed 4-5 students which grouped by students’ age and Chinese level. The progress report can be issued by term for parents’ supervision on our teaching and their child’s learning.