Pororo Flash Cards 뽀로로 사물 한글 카드

These were part of my pre-Aladin-era purchases. I found them on Amazon for a "reasonable" price. I like that they use photographs and have big bold type. I also like that they have the words divided into categories: household items, food, things that go, animals,...

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Hangul Day Activity Book

Looking for vowels? Go here. I've wanted to make a Hangul coloring book since the very beginning of Tigerboom. I have countless drafts in my sketchbook. But, I wasn't sure how exactly I wanted to give it a unique spin. If you follow me on Instagram,...

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하루 일과 Chore Chart

It's no secret, I'm a fan of Maria Montessori and her method. One of the things that drew my husband and I to the Montessori method is the emphasis on practical life skills. Walking the Little Guy through different routines and exercises like pouring water...

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배고파? Hungry?

Meal time is one of my favorite times to integrate Korean because it's the easiest! Ordering food, saying "I'm hungry" or "full," and learning the names of dishes was probably the first things I picked up on my Korean journey. I've read that consistency and compartmentalizing...

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Hangul Magnets

These are a recent addition. This set of 50 magnets was $24 on Amazon. They're foam and backed with a thin piece of magnet. The quality seems pretty good and they feel very similar to my English alphabet set. When I took them out, a...

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Parenting Hack – English Phrases Book

I remember wandering Seoul aimlessly, eighteen years old, with about five months of beginner Korean under my belt. I stumbled into a bookstore (one of my favorite places) and perused every section. I was in awe of the beautiful cover artwork, the cute stationery and...

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Parenting Phrases in Korean

As an adoptee learning Korean, I noticed some funny differences with my Korean American classmates. More often than not, they were much slower readers. (Even though, once they read it aloud, their comprehension was far superior.) And, when it came to conversation, it flowed naturally...

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