Archive for February, 2010

Procedures for 2/2/10

HS 1P/9P (2/2/10)

Objective: Students will review to prepare for their quiz on Thursday.

Homework: 1) Crossword puzzle worksheet Side A. 2) Study for quiz.

Procedure:

1. 1) Take one copy of Lesson 7 Study Guide and crossword puzzle worksheet. 2) Ms. Chang checks the completeness of your WB assignment. 3) Check key to WB page 45.

2. (1P only) Watch Chinese Zodiac Story in English. (9P) Watch video clip to promote Chinese language learning.

3. Go over study guide.

4. Review activity: Read text pages 54-56.

5. Course recommendation.

HS 2P (2/2/10)

Objectives: 1) Chinese III students will be able to ask/answer questions of taking a bus. 2) Chinese II students will be able to describe how the clothes fit.

功課: 1) Chinese II: 生字一行和課文第四十四頁. 2) Chinese III: 生字一行和課文第二十一頁.

Procedure:

1. 1) Turn in your character assignment. 2) DVD: Chinese zodiac story in Chinese/English.

2. Chinese II: 1) Independent study: learn new characters (, , , , , ). Read page 44. 2) Matching activity to review clothes items.

3. Chinese III: 1) Read/Go over pen pal letter checklist. Questions? Conversation questions session. 2) Independent study: learn new characters (, , , , ). Read text pages 20-21.

4. Course recommendation.

MS 3P/5P (2/2/10)

Objectives: 1) Students will acquire geographic knowledge about China. 2) Students will continue to learn basic greetings.

Homework: review all learned terms.

Procedure:

1. 1) Review all learned terms. 2) Skit tomorrow.

2. Teach new terms (dui bu qi, mei guan xi, zhang lao shi).

3. Label major cities in China.

4. DVD: Places in China (Beijing, Tian’jin, Shanghai, and Chongqing)

5. Culture reading: Writing.

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Procedures for 2/1/10

HS 1P/9P (2/1/10)

Objectives: 1) Students will polish their writing, speaking and listening skills through a Monday sharing routine. 2) Students will acquire cultural knowledge about Chinese zodiac animals.

Homework: WB page 45-47.

Procedure:

1. 1) (1P) Ms. Chang returns papers. 2) Start course recommendation today.

2. Monday sharing. Collect the paragraph.

3. 1) Practice sounding out text page 54-56 as a class. 2) Read/Explain text pages 63-65 with placemats. Questions?

4. DVD: Story of the Chinese Zodiac.

5. Independent work: WB pages 45-47 / Course recommendation.

HS 2P (2/1/10)

Objectives: 1) Students will polish their writing, speaking and listening skills through a Monday sharing routine. 2) Students will continue to learn lesson 2 and lesson 4.

功課: 1) Chinese II: 生字一行和課文第四十三四十四頁. 2) Chinese III: 生字一行和課文第二十頁.

Procedure:

1. 1) Ms. Chang returns papers. 2) Start course recommendation today. 3) Mini quiz (clothes and time modifiers) on this Wednesday. 4) Free Event at EJ Thomas Performing Arts Hall (198 Hill Street, Akron, Ohio 44325-0033) at 7:30 PM on Feb. 3, 2010 (Chinese Martial Arts & Folk Music Performance Group). Tickets are FREE and can be obtained at the EJ Thomas Hall Ticket Office from Monday thru Friday from 10:30 AM to 6:30 PM or on the evening of the performance. For information call: The Confucius Institute at The University of Akron at 330-972-2013 or visit their website at: www.uakron.edu/ci. 4) Listening comprehension at 2nd lab next week (?). 5) Go over listening comprehension text tomorrow.

2. Monday sharing. Collect the paragraph.

3. Chinese II: 1) text pages 43-44. 2) Finish up supplementary terms. 3) Learn new characters (, , , , ). 4)

4. Chinese III: 1) Mini quiz #3 (places) on next Monday (2/8). Terms for quiz #2 (左右, 大約, 大概, 將近, 只要, 不到, 不過, 可是, 因為, 所以). 2) Read text page 20. 3) Finish up supplementary terms. 4) Learn new characters (, , , , ).

5. DVD: Story of the Chinese Zodiac.

MS 3P/5P (2/1/10)

Objectives: 1) Students will know one another through a Monday routine. 2) Students will

Procedure:

1. 1) Any late homework? 2) Quick review of learned terms.

2. Monday sharing. Collect the paragraph.

3. Pass out/go over four tone handout.

4. Pair activity: complete reading packet, label major cities on the map and explain their significance. Collect at the end of class.

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