Archive for March 1st, 2012

Procedures for 3/1/12

Procedure for HS IV (3/1/12)–after school

 目标 (MùBiāo): 1) I can describe a picture with sequential sentences.  2) I can ask and answer simple conversation questions with question words.

功课: Study for your Lesson Eight chapter test on Monday, 3/5/12.


1.   1) Turn in/go over your 10-sentence about a picture.  2) Sign out your Ni Hao 4 textbook, if a book cover is available.  3) Conversation practice–30 Chinese I/II questions.  4) Browse through structure of Ni Hao 4 textbook.




Procedure for HS Chinese III (3/1/12)

目标 (MùBiāo): 1) I can ask questions with right question words.  2) I can talk about leisure activities and express my opinions.  3) I can compare and contrast Chinese and American cultural and societal differences through watching a Chinese movie.

功课: 1) Share your WB page 50 interview result tomorrow.  2) WB page 47.  3) Scenes 21-27 Movie discussion questions (pages 34-38) due next Monday, 3/5/12.


  1. 1) Take your WB.  2) Makeup work (Heidi, Lillian, Wyatt, Antonio, Collin, Cait).  3) Present your question statements.  Collect your work.
  2. 1) Go over text passages on page 47.  2) Class activity: WB page 50: interview.  Write down responses.
  3. Movie time.




Procedure for MS Chinese I 2P/7P (3/1/12)

Objectives: 1) (7P) I can acquire cultural knowledge about Terra Cotta Warriors and dinner etiquette.  2) I can sight read text passages fluently.  3) (2P) I can talk about my birthday and nationality in Chinese.  4) I can ask and answer simple questions in Chinese.

Homework: 1) Practice text passages on pages 66-67.


  1. 1) Work in Media Center Friday, 3/2/12.  2) (2P) Turn in your 8 question statements.  3) Makeup work (2P: T.J., Alex, Andrew B.).  4) Quick review (sentence patterns).  5) Practice reading text pages 66-67.
  2. (2P) 1) Skit presentation (Joy, Brynne, Lance, Andrew J., Colin).  2) Teach Chinese date format.  3) Write sentences about birthday and nationality.  3) Conversation practice with question cards.
  3. (7P) 1) DVD: Terra Cotta Warriors.  2) DVD: Dinner Etiquette.  3) Conversation Q/A session.  4) Pass out/go over supplementary terms for professions.  5) Introduce Growing Up with Chinese TV video series.



Procedure for MS Exploratory Chinese 3P/5P (3/1/12)

Objectives: 1) I can introduce myself in Chinese.  2) I can browse through a literature collection of many Chinese books.

Homework: N/A


  1. 1) Return handouts and flash cards.  3) Oral presentation ó Chinese puzzle + Chinese literature books..
  2. 1) Check out pictures from yesterday’s art projects.

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