LIVING IN CHINA VIRTUAL PROGRAM SERIES
REAL CHINA IS NOW OFFERING a variety of virtual programs to help enhance the classroom experience, whether it's for Mandarin Chinese language learning or China's history, , technology, business, society and culture. With our experience and expertise, we'd like to offer a series of live-stream programs to show you our vision brought to life.
Please check out the offerings below. Each box has a short description with a link to our booking site for more information.
Your classes will have the chance to practice language, interact with local people by engaging in real life conversations and lead the ways to adventurous encounters!
OUR SIGNATURE OFFERINGS, LIVING IN CHINA SERIES
We will be showing you how people make daily commutes in Shenzhen China. Taxis and bike share are the best options. You will see how QR code payment works and have a bike or taxi ride so you can talk to the taxi driver about their career.
Bike share and taxis are the best options to commute
Four generations under one roof
We will visit a home to learn about Chinese family structure and have opportunities to participate in family conversations to discover more about their traditional values interact with modern life.
We will visit a temple to enjoy different religious artworks such as stone carvings of different animals. See different altars, also learn temple manners from local who come to burn incense and pray for health, wealth, good luck and happiness.
Coexist peacefully under one roof-Temple Culture
We'll walk through neighborhoods. You will see different color trash bans and maybe a yellow truck will drive by. Chat with neighbors to learn more about their recycling habits.
Promoting environmental awareness in neighbor, family and friends
You will choose one of American fast food restaurants to visit. You can order locally modified food to see the differences and similarities with American fast food in China!
American fast food capture Chinese tastes
We will take you to a landmark of night market in Taiwan where you can indicate which vendor you want to go , what you want to try , order unique items from the vendors, and get taste of Chinese food culture.
Night Market Gourmet
We will invite you to Yonghe to experience an eating culture like no other and enjoy breakfast at night! You will convert USD to Taiwan currency to order and taste Yonghe varieties.
Eat like locals at Yonghe
We will invite you to our late night hotpot dinner where you can choose and order typical items that go into the hotpot. Also you are very welcome to join in our conversation. Enjoy spicy food!
Spice up the night with Chinese Hot Pot
EACH SIGNATURE OFFERING EVOLVES AROUND THE FOLLOWING IDEOLOGIES
1. LANGUAGE & CULTURE FOCUSED, THEME BASED TOPICS
Each session is preceded and concluded with language, cultural and educational material
2. TRUE LIFE REVELATION
Interact with storytellers in China, speak with locals by engaging in real life conversations and student-led adventurous encounters in unscripted situations.
3. LIVE LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES
Be immersed into Chinese language through real life experiences.
MEET OUR STORYTELLERS:
They share experiences which compare and contrast China and the United States so participants can learn both the Chinese traditional and modern ways of doing things.
Joe was born in the US and learned Chinese when he was attending the University of Colorado. Growing up in a half Taiwan & American household, he understands the struggles and challenges of adapting to Chinese culture and learning the Chinese language. He currently resides in Taichung, Taiwan and loves to share with you his personal every day on the ground real-live experiences.
Joanna is a native of Chongqing China, and currently lives in the new high-tech megacity of Shenzhen. Before she lived and studied in Colorado and has an experience bilingual, bicultural educational background. She brings to you the best of Shenzhen and shares her passion for spicy foods! She'll love to show you everything from food and how daily life in China has impacted by innovation in her high tech city!
WE WOULD LIKE TO ALSO OFFER ADDITIONAL LIVE STREAMING EXPERIENCES:
Culture & Daily life seminars
We present a variety of Chinese cultural & daily life seminars so students can get a better understanding of every day life of normal Chinese. Students can learn how holidays are spent and celebrated in China such as Chinese New Year or understand the everyday challenges of students of similar age with the Gao Kao.
TECH & STEM in China seminars
China has developed into a high tech society. We offer a variety of seminars about the technological progress China has experienced in this modern day and age.