Chinese Opera and Mask-making

Sunday, May 17, 2020 - 21:05
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Chinese opera together with Greece tragic-comedy(希腊悲喜剧) and Indian Sanskrit Opera(印度梵剧) are the three oldest dramatic art forms in the world.This class students will get to know the history ,the development ,various role of the opera and mask-making.

Chinese Tangram Puzzle

Tuesday, April 21, 2020 - 22:26
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The tangram (Chinese: 七巧板; pinyin: qīqiǎobǎn; literally: 'seven boards of skill') is a dissection puzzle consisting of seven flat shapes, called tans, which are put together to form shapes. The objective of the puzzle is to form a certain shape (given only an outline or silhouette) using all seven pieces, which can not overlap. It is reputed to have been invented in China during the Song Dynasty,[1] and then carried over to Europe by trading ships in the early 19th century. It became very popular in Europe for a time then, and then again during World War I.

"Who are you" and Animals

Friday, March 20, 2020 - 07:20
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This is a class based on the song“Who are you?". According to this song, students learned about different animals and know how to ask and answer " Who are you "in mandarin

Places and Directions

Thursday, March 12, 2020 - 20:10
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After this class, students can talk about where they live in Chicago, if it is far away from school or close to school, and they can also make a description of some places.

visiting friends

Monday, March 9, 2020 - 20:50
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1 Students are able to greet people when they come to visit
2 Students are able to introduce people to each other when they first meet.

Time

Tuesday, February 18, 2020 - 21:06
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The students will learn to understand time in Chinese and know how to say it.

What time is it now? 现在几点了?

Friday, January 17, 2020 - 04:36
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Interpretive Reading & Listening
Ss. can identify the words of 现在、分、一刻、三刻、半、零

Interpersonal Communication
Ss. Can ask and answer using the following sentences patterns.
1_-_-_现在几点? _-_-_六点零五分。
2_ _现在两点一刻。
3_ _现在十点五十五分。
4._ _现在五点半。

Presentational Speaking & Writing
1.Ss. can tell the time by minutes,quarters and half hour.
2. Ss. Can ask and answer question about clock.

Interpersonal Communication
Ss. Can ask and answer question about clock.

family members

Tuesday, January 14, 2020 - 04:51
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This class we learned about how to describe family members in mandarin and we are learning based on the famous cartoon in US - The Simpson's family, and at the beginning the teacher show the Mandarin version of a period so it is more easier for the students to find how to describe family members by themselves and they become more interested in it.

lesson plan

Saturday, December 21, 2019 - 14:02
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Students will be able to ask and answer about the fixed sentences of ball games, and other kinds of sports.
Students will be able to talk about their interest in sports.

Age and Numbers 11-19

Tuesday, December 17, 2019 - 18:41
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This class is about how to ask age and answer age, we used video of a song and students can find out how to ask and answer by themselves and we practice with a chant ,And we create 11-19 with the math of 1-10