With the “Miao Mi” app, parents can easily immerse their young children in Mandarin language-learning just by using their tablets. With more than 500 videos available on the app, parents can help their child learn a language spoken by one-fifth of the world’s population. Created by “Miao Mi,” a well-established Mandarin edutainment cable television channel in Asia, the app features award-winning shows and games that reinforce the language-learning. Available on the App Store today and on Google Play in May, the “Miao Mi” app is free to download, and $5.99 per month to subscribe. A 7-day free trial is available.
Already enjoyed by millions of families across Asia, the programs on the “Miao Mi” app offer an immersive experience for preschoolers at different stages of Mandarin language learning. Children and parents with no prior exposure to Mandarin can easily pick up the unique sounds of Chinese just as well as those from Chinese-speaking backgrounds. The “Watch” section offers shows in Mandarin or English and reinforces vocabulary usage in context. The “Learn” section showcases “Miao Mi Classroom,” short videos which help children learn simple vocabulary by teaching them phrases and words with animated flashcards and catchy songs. The app also features fun and interactive games using “Miao Mi” characters and simple Mandarin words.
The vocabulary level on the app matches what K-2 students in Mandarin immersion programs across the U.S. are learning, helping to prepare children who may enter those programs in the future. A safe, secure and ad-free environment, the “Miao Mi” app features a child-friendly navigation interface and English/Mandarin language support.
The shows on “Miao Mi” app include “Star Babies,” a highly-acclaimed animated series inspired by Chinese icons such as Bruce Lee and the Monkey King, and “Pleasant Goat Fun Class,” an educational series featuring beloved characters from the popular Chinese “Pleasant Goat” kids franchise.
“Miao Mi” is also available in the United States through Amazon Prime Video on Amazon Channels for $5.99 per month. A 7-day free trial is available. For more information, visit www.miaomi-tv.com.