Resources for learning Chinese

Chinese-English dictionary (one of the better dictionaries available for free online)

Pinpin Chinese


Free online course from the Open University, Australia


Download the complete audio to accompany this book for free here

Various radio stations around China

BBC Bitesize KS2 (Age 7-11) Chinese

BBC Bitesize GCSE (Age 14-16) Chinese

The Chairman’s Bao – simplified Chinese newspaper designed for learners of Chinese. A great way to way to make the news accessible rather than intimidating.

Free online Chinese course offered by the Confucius Institute at Portland State University

Free Chinese audiobooks (stories, poems, short stories) from LibriVox