Archive for February 7th, 2012

Procedures for 2/7/12

Procedure for HS Chinese III (2/7/12)

目标 (MùBiāo): 1) I can talk about leisure activities, express my preferences and opinions of leisure activities.  2) I can create a skit to give directions. 

功课: 1) Write new characters.  2) Finalize your skit draft.

程序 (ChéngXù):

  1. 1) Course recommendation form?? 2) Work in Red Lab tomorrow to type your skit and direction map.  Work due at the end of class tomorrow.
  2. 1) Teach new characters with terms (會/会, 音樂會/音乐会, 目, 節/节目, 節/节目單/单, 電視節目/电视节目, 聞/闻, 新聞/闻, 比, 比赛/賽, 赛车/賽車, 賽/赛跑, 頻道).  2) Sing Chinese chanting.
  3. 1) Movie time.  2) Pair work: finalize your skit.



Procedure for MS Chinese I 2P/7P (2/7/12)

Objectives: 1) I can ask and answer simple Chinese conversation questions.  2) I can sight read text passages with fluency.  3) (2P) I can compare and contrast Chinese and American cultural differences through watching a Chinese movie.

Homework: 1) WB pages 42 & 44 (Section D).  2) Practice reading text passages on page 54. Round robin reading tomorrow.  3) Share interview result tomorrow.


  1. 1) Turn in your animal paragraph.  2) Work in lab on Tuesday, 2/14/12.  3) Quick review (大, 小, 凶/兇, 可, 愛).  4) Read text passage on page 54.
  2. 1) Listening activity: WB page 43.  Go over the answer key.  2) Class interview activity: WB page 43.
  3. 1) Pair activity: Conversation practice.  2) (2P) Movie time.




Procedure for MS Exploratory Chinese 3P/5P (2/7/12)

Objectives: 1) I can say simple Chinese numbers.  2) I can write simple Chinese number characters.  3) I can acquire Chinese cultural knowledge about Chinese lucky/unlucky numbers, Chinese folk of paper cutting, and the Great Wall of China/Chinese Zodiac Animals.

Homework: 1) Review learned terms.  2) Complete rows of characters.  (5P) Due tomorrow.


  1. 1) Makeup test (5P: Shaun, Xander, Jackson, Gabriela)?  2) Quick review (3P: yi, er, san, si, wu, liu; 5P: yi, er, san, si, wu, liu, qi, ba, jiu, shi). 3) Teach new terms (3P: qi, ba, jiu, shi, ling, bai; 5P: ling, bai) with characters.  4) (5P) Audio CD.
  2. Cultural reading: Chinese lucky and unlucky numbers.
  3. DVD: 1) Chinese paper cutting.  2) (3P) The Great Wall of China.  (5P): Chinese Zodiac Story.

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