http://www.archchinese.com/ Comprehensive site for learning characters. Lots of information here.

www.yellowbridge.com/chinese/flashcards.php Nice online flashcards tool

chinesebug.com Flashcard tool specifically design for memorizing Mandarin vocabulary and characters.

www.omniglot.com/writing/chinese.htm Good explanation of Chinese characters

www.sungwh.freeserve.co.uk/hanzi/index.html Good explanation of Chinese characters

http://www.earlyword.net/index _w.asp Jiaguwen character images

www.sinoling.com/linguistics/Character_pronunciation.htm List of characters by pronunciation

http://www.geocities.com/Tokyo/Palace/1757/scrittura/scrittura.htm Step by step lesson on characters, including strokes and radicals

http://www.language.berkeley.edu/fanjian/start.html Fun page on traditional and simplified

http://myweb.uiowa.edu/jiliao/menu.html Fun and interactive look at the different types of characters

http://ultra.ihp.sinica.edu.tw/~bronze/ Fascinating page – in Chinese – on ancient Chinese characters

http://www.dragonwise.hku.hk/dragon2/ Cool online interactive program – in Chinese - to help learn characters

http://www.internationalscientific.org Absolutely amazing site for character etymology, full of pictures from Jiaguwen on.
www.columbia.edu/itc/ealac/sobelman/radicals/ Excellent presentation on radicals

http://www.edu.tw/EDU_WEB/EDU_MGT/MANDR/EDU6300001/allbook/bishuen/c8.htm?open Nice explanation – in Chinese – of stroke order and radicals

http://www.geocities.com/Tokyo/Palace/1757/scrittura/scrittura.htm Step by step lesson on characters, including strokes and radicals
www.csulb.edu/~txie/azi/page1.htm Animated stroke order

www.usc.edu/dept/ealc/chinese/character/ Animated characters by lesson

www.0to12.com/list/han/han1.htm 2500 characters; flash that you have to download

http://www.edu.tw/EDU_WEB/EDU_MGT/MANDR/EDU6300001/allbook/bishuen/c8.htm?open Nice explanation – in Chinese – of stroke order and radicals

http://www.geocities.com/Tokyo/Palace/1757/scrittura/scrittura.htm Step by step lesson on characters, including strokes and radicals

http://www.dragonwise.hku.hk/dragon2/schools/archives/stroke.php Tests your ability to write in the correct order.
www.ctcfl.ox.ac.uk/Pinyin.htm Pronunciation of most sounds.

www.uvm.edu/~chinese/pinyin.htm Pinyin table with sound files

www.courses.fas.harvard.edu/%7Epinyin/ Good pronunciation sound files

www.sinoling.com/linguistics/Character_pronunciation.htm List of characters by pronunciation

http://www.studypond.com/pinyin.aspx Nice pinyin table with pronunciation of all sounds/tones

http://www.chineseliteracy.net/summer/cssystem_062908.swf
http://shufawes.ipower.com/language/tonedrill.html Great tone drill. http://shufawes.ipower.com/language/dual-tonedrill.html 2 tones in a row drill

http://www.sinosplice.com/lang/tone-pair-drills/ A site for practicing tones and tone combinations.

http://www.chineseliteracy.net/summer/cssystem_062908.swf
www.pinyinpractice.com Just what it says

www.pinyin.org Complete explanation of pinyin

http://www.activechinese.com/school/pinyin.jsp

http://web.mit.edu/~jinzhang/www/pinyin/

http://www.chineseliteracy.net/summer/cssystem_062908.swf
www.ctcfl.ox.ac.uk/Chinese/grammarlist.htm Good list of basic grammatical structures

http://comet.cls.yale.edu/chineseusagedictionary/ Nice though limited list of items by Yale

http://comet.cls.yale.edu/mandarin/content/grammar.htm A few important grammar points

www.sinoling.com/en/linguistics/Measure_words_inventory.htm Large list of measure words

www.sinoling.com/en/linguistics/Measure_words_usage.htm Examples of the use of of measure words

http://www.ctcfl.ox.ac.uk/Grammar%20exercises.htm Explanations and exercises

http://www.dhcca.org/Chinese%20elements/liangci%20one.htm Nice examples of measure words (in Chinese)

http://www.unilang.org/wiki/index.php/Chinese_Grammar

http://trc.ucdavis.edu/msjacob/sentence.htm

http://resources.allsetlearning.com/chinese/grammar/Main_Page
www.languageguide.org/mandarin Pictures and audio arranged around themes

www.nciku.com/theme Pictures and audio arranged around themes

chinesebug.com Flashcard tool specifically designed for memorization of Mandarin vocabulary and characters.
zhongwen.com Great dictionary. Traditional characters. Look up by radical, strokes or pinyin.

nciku.com New dictionary where you can write the character using your mouse.

www.chinalanguage.com/dictionaries/ccdict/ Search using several methods.

http://www.mdbg.net/ -Excellent online English-Chinese, Chinese-English dictionary. Search for words by Chinese, Pinyin, or English definition.

www.cojak.org/index.php?function=about interesting interface with all the characters, mostly by lists of radicals

http://www.smarthanzi.net/ nice dictionary with phonetic elements as well as radicals

www.dict.cn a dictionary

http://humanum.arts.cuhk.edu.hk/Lexis/Lindict/ Lin Yutang dictionary
http://www.mdbg.net/chindict/chindict.php?page=annotate

http://www.chinese-tools.com/tools/annotation.html
chinesepod.com Learn with podcasts

http://www.wku.edu/~yuanh/AudioChinese/index.html - audio tutorial of basic Chinese phrases. Topics include teaching, parenting, greetings, shopping, dining, traveling, time, weather and holidays.

http://www.mandarinradio.com/ - Chinese music radio. Listen to popular music in Mandarin 24/7.

http://clavisinica.com/voices.html Intermediate to advanced short audio pieces with text.
www.chinanews.com.cn News in Chinese

www.chinastudygroup.net Somewhere between academic and news.

www.xinhua.org Xinhua news

www.chinadigitaltimes.net News of China from UC Berkeley
http://www.maps-of-china.com/index.shtml Maps of China

http://ibiblio.org/chinesehisto ry/imagemap.html Clickable Map

http://www.enchantedlearning .com/asia/china/ maps and other images
www.sinology.cn/main/book1/mjwj.htm Online versions of works by a wide range of modern authors.

www.white-collar.net/wx_hsz/hsz_mjyj.htm Online versions of works by a wide range of modern authors.

www.0to12.com/ Lots of different flash files with poetry

http://www.chinapage.org/main2.html - The 300 poems of the Tang Dynasty in English translation.

http://www.renditions.org /renditions/ magazine

http://www.answers.com/topic /list-of-chinese-authors Great list of Chinese writers

http://newton.uor.edu/Departmen ts&Programs/AsianStudiesDept /china-lit.html List of Chinese literature web resources

http://www.chinaknowledge.de /Literature/literature.html Literature

http://afpc.asso.fr/wengu/wg/wengu.php?l=bienvenue Very large selection of Tang poems, Confucius' writing, etc.

http://etext.lib.virginia.edu/chinese/frame.htm 300 Tang Poems

http://www.sacred-texts.com /tao/index.htm anciet texts

http://afe.easia.columbia.edu /china/philo/confuc.htm Confucian thought

http://www.confucius.org/lunyu /lange.htm Lunyu

http://pacificcoast.net/~wh /Index.html I Ching

http://www.religiousworlds.com /taoism/cz-text2.html Taoism

http://www.chinaknowledge.de /Literature/Religion/religions .html Religion

http://afpc.asso.fr/wengu/wg/wengu.php?l=bienvenue Very large selection of Tang poems, Confucius' writing, etc.
www.sinoling.com/zh/culture/Signs_in_Chinese.htm Large collection of signs in Chinese

http://schiller.dartmouth.edu/chinese/images.html Nice collection of photographs

http://www-personal.umich.edu/%7Edporter/sampler/sampler.html Great selection of songs, movies, and literature.

http://chinesesigns.wikispaces.com A collection of over 400 photos of signs

http://vc.lib.harvard.edu/vc/deliver/home?_collection=rubbings Harvard's collection of rubbings online
http://www.cal.org/CALWebDB/FLAD/FLADListing.aspx List of various Mandarin Chinese test for assessing ability.

http://www.hsk.org.cn/ All about the HSK 汉语水平考试
http://afe.easia.columbia.edu/ Wonderful online resources about Asia

http://jsis.washington.edu /earc/links.shtml#k12 Great list of Internet resources for Asia here

http://www.paulnoll.com/China /index.html lots of information about various aspects of China

http://www.monkeytree.org /PhotoSee.html nice photos free for educational use

http://www.askasia.org/teachers /lessons/ Lesson Plans

http://www.thinkquest.org /library/search.html lots of great teaching material

http://www.historylink101.net /china/index.htm photos

http://www.csulb.edu/~txie/tools.html Tim Xie's list of online tools for Chinese teachers

http://www.lmp.ucla.edu UCLA Language Materials Project; searchable list of materials

http://www.semanda.com/ Free, printable flash cards with pictures, Chinese, pinyin and English

http://chinesesigns.wikispaces.com A collection of over 400 photos of signs

http://ocw.usu.edu/Languages__Philosophy_and_Speech_Communication/first-year-chinese-i/index.html

http://www.usc.edu/dept/ealc/chinese/Level/1.htm Readings

http://www.usc.edu/dept/ealc/chinese/Reading/humor.htm

http://www.uiowa.edu/~chnsrdng/index.html

http://www.clavisinica.com/full-list.html
http://www.chinaknowledge.de /History/history.htm History

http://www.paulnoll.com/China /index.html lots of information about various aspects of China
History

http://countrystudies.us/china/ A comprehensive study of all aspects of Chinese history and society

http://www.chinaknowledge.de /History/history.htm History

http://www-chaos.umd.edu /history/toc.html Comprehensive Chinese history

http://www.asterius.com/china/ Chinese history for beginners

http://depts.washington.edu /chinaciv/timeline.htm time line and historical maps

http://depts.washington.edu /chinaciv/geo/geo.htm Geography

http://chinadatacenter.org /chinageography/ Geography
chinalinks.osu.edu Marjorie Chan's set of links. Very comprehensive.

www.sino.uni-heidelberg.de/igcs/ Another big list of links

www.csulb.edu/%7Etxie/online.htm Yet another good list of Chinese learning links

http://newton.uor.edu/Departmen ts&Programs/AsianStudiesDept /china-lit.html List of Chinese literature web resources

http://jsis.washington.edu /earc/links.shtml#k12 Great list of Internet resources for Asia here

chinasite.com A wide collection of links on all areas dealing with China

http://sinologic.com/ChinaLinks.html Lots of links

http://sun.sino.uni-heidelberg.de/igcs/ A wide range of China links

http://languagecenter.cla.umn.edu/index.php?page=links_chinese

http://www.rci.rutgers.edu/%7Ersimmon/#LearningChinese Great list from a Chinese professor

http://www.victoria.ac.nz/library/subjectguides/chinese/websites/ Very comprehensive list of links

http://www.activechinese.com/links/index.jsp Nice but brief list of links

http://www.forl.unt.edu/languages/chinese/ Language related

http://fllc.unt.edu/chinese/ Nice list

http://web.mac.com/zhanglaoshi/laoshilink/Resources.html Another well thought out list of good Chinese learning tools.
www.wenlin.com An excellent Chinese dictionary program for PCs

www.pleco.com An excellent dictionary program for your Palm or Pocket PC. If you are going to study in an intensive program, this is a must have.

chinesebug.com A flashcard tool specifically designed for memorizing Mandarin vocabulary and characters.

www.yale.edu/chinesemac All about using Chinese on a Ma

www.pinyinjoe.com/pinyin/pinyin_setup.htm Help for setting up chinese in Windows XP

www.charactermine.com A flashcard style self-test program with deep cross-referencing to help build connections. See the video presentation on the website to get an idea.
http://www.iiepassport.org/advancedsearch.aspx
http://www.whatkidscando.org/resources/spec_summer.html

http://clercabroad.org/

http://www.kcseducation.com/

http://www.sinolanguage.com/

http://www.goabroad.com/providers/lotus-educational-foundation/programs/learn-chinese-with-homestay-for-high-school-students-15097

http://www.hibicc.com/program_inner.php?catid=110

https://www.indiana.edu/~cclp/main/

http://www.confucius.ucla.edu/languageprograms/chinesebridgesummercamp2011.htm For groups accompanied by a teacher.

http://www.actfl.org/i4a/pages/index.cfm?pageid=4562

http://www.uwc.edu/academics/abroad/china/

http://youthbridgechina.com/summer-school.html

http://www.landon.net/page.cfm?p=1402 Another private school trip open to others; 6 weeks of language and travel.

http://www.uwc.edu/academics/abroad/china/ For incoming juniors and seniors, get 4 college credits.

http://www.isemn.org

http://www.mic-america.com/ New program

http://www.chinayourway.org

http://www.speakchinese.cn/Summercamp.html

http://www.nsliforyouth.org/ Scholarships for study in China

http://www.mmla.middlebury.edu Vermont and California

http://www.crhsummerabroad.org/chinatop.htm

http://www.foundationge.com/

http://www.concordialanguagevillages.org/newsite/Languages/chinese1.php in Minnesota. A semi-immersion 2 or 4-week program.

http://www.chinasummerstudy.org in Beijing

http://www.chinainstitute.org/education/language-learning/high-school/summer-study-in-china/

http://www.windsormountain.org /student-travel-community -service/community-service -china.html

http://www.chinaprep.com/

http://www.nflc.org/projects/current_projects/startalk/

www.sinolanguage.com in Beijing

www.yfu-usa.org Full year and gap year program

http://www.wheretherebedragons.com/programs.summer.china.php

http://www.rassias.com/programs_in_China/gyalthang/ The Rassias method, in Yunnan.

http://www.caisinstitute.org/en/students/language_programs/summer_intensive

http://www.newperspectivesprogram.org/npc_home.html A program for school groups. Not language focused.

http://www.langubridge.org/bjsumcourse.htm

http://www.virginia.edu/summer/SLI/chinese/program.html

www.csiprograms.org Chinese Studies institute COLLEGE

http://www.uri.edu/iep/chinese/summer University of Rhode Island summer program. Half in RI, half in China. COLLEGE

http://www.state.gov/p/eap/rls/2011/177633.htm Great list of programs for college and beyond

http://nealrc.osu.edu/StudyInEastAsia/search.cfm Here's a search engine for programs to study Chinese, Japanese and Korean, geared towards college students.

http://www.uri.edu/chinesesummer/

http://studyabroad.rutgers.edu/

http://www.clercabroad.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=19&Itemid=34

http://www.allianceglobaled.org/application_and_financial_info/scholarships/ COLLEGE

http://www.bard.edu/academic/ programs/bardinchina COLLEGE

http://www.NextStepChina.org

http://studyabroad.duke.edu/home/Programs/Semester/Duke_in_China_Beijing

www.borenawards.org Grants (not specifically summer) fro grads and undergrads

http://www.sit.edu/studyabroad/
http://www.practicalmandarin.com/eng/introduction.html

http://www.speakmandarin.com/courses/default.aspx?gclid=CPrR3PKbtKcCFZMKHAodTgLHBw

http://www.touchchinese.com/

http://www.verbalplanet.com/learn-chinese.asp

http://www.echineselearning.com/

http://www.effectivelanguagelearning.com/free-lessons/chinese-mandarin/lessons

http://mylo.dcsf.gov.uk/Basic/Chinese
http://library.international.ucla.edu/confucius/Default.aspx Searchable site with 1000 teaching materials at UCLA.
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