Mandarin / English Bilingual Program

At Monash Vale Early Learning Centre, we have developed a Chinese program from our Nursery room to our Pre-School room. Our Chinese language program that encourages dual languages within our practice and experiences. Children participate in bilingual music, stories and culturally significant events. Our educators deliver this on a weekly basis with the assistance from other Chinese language speaking educators at the centre.

The benefits of language learning from an early age

Development and strengthening of literacy skills that are transferable across other areas of learning

Enhancing communication and social skills

Improved critical thinking and problem – solving skills

Becoming aware of and developing an understanding of other cultures and peoples

Preparing children for positive language learning experiences at school