Weekly Newsletter 11.5-11.9

Grade 4

Key content:  Finish presentation for unit 1 assessment, start of unit 2 Shopping in China

Homework:

1. Read 《我最喜欢的菜》(My favorite dish) 2 times during the week.

2. Write a short paragraph about your favorite/famous food of your culture.

  • Make a slide in Keynote.
  • Add a picture of the food.
  • Upload to Seesaw and record yourself reading the writing.
  • Ask Ms.Jiang if you have difficulty or questions.

Grade 3

Key content:  Finish project for unit 1 assessment, start of unit 2 Our Local Community

Homework:

  • 1.Read 我最喜欢的国家》2 times during the week. Please write down the time you use to read.
  • 2. Finish 1 writing worksheet. 

Grade 2

Key content: Finish presentation for unit 1 assessment, start unit 2 After School Activity

Homework:

  • No homework. Please help to download WaWaYaYa App and try to read the recommendation books.

Grade 1

Key content: Finish interpersonal and presentational speaking test for unit 1, stations for reviewing lesson 1-8

Homework:

  • 请完成练习本1B (蓝色)第八课 P15-16  Please finish workbook 1B (blue) Lesson 8  P15-16.
  • 请练习之前的听写中没有写出来的字。Please practice the words you missed in previous dictation.
  • 请下载WaWaYaYa App,并且在布置的任务中至少阅读两本书。Please download WaWaYaYa App AND read 2 of the assigned books.

Kindergarten

Key content:

  • 《四五快读》第一册第九课
  • 绘本阅读:《鼠小弟》系列

Homework

  • 自由阅读:每周读一至三本绘本,并记录在表格内。
  • 描红本(笔画绿色)P27-29
  • 描红本(汉字1—粉色)P28-30
  • 汉字练习九

Weekly Newsletter 10.29-11.2

Grade 4

Key content: Unit 1 Assessment

Homework: No homework this week

 

Grade 3

Key content: Unit 1 Assessment

Homework: No homework this week

 

Grade 2

Key content: Unit 1 Assessment

Homework:

  • 1. Read story 《食物种类》2 times during the week.
  • 2. Please  review the words and sentences we have learned. You can use your homework notebook as reference.

 

Grade 1

Key content: 复习1-6课,第一单元测试

Homework:

复习1-6课生词、笔画(例如),能够按照正确笔顺写生词,知道基本笔顺规则(例如先横后竖

 

Kindergarten

Key content:

  • 《四五快读》第一册第八课
  • 绘本阅读:《鼠小弟》系列

Homework

  • 自由阅读:每周读一至三本绘本,并记录在表格内。
  • 描红本(笔画绿色)P25-26
  • 描红本(汉字1—粉色)P25-27
  • 汉字练习八

Weekly Newsletter 10.22-10.26

Grade 4

Key content: How culture influence our food choices and Chinese food culture

Homework:

  • 1. Finish 1 worksheet.
  • 2. Review all word lists in Quizlet. We will start unit assessment this week. Please pay attention to the following two. (“G4 U1 I can recognize” means words you need to be able to recognize. “G4 U1 I can write” means words you need to be able to write.)

Grade 3

Key content: describing cities in terms of weather, population, transportation, fun/famous place, food, etc.

Homework:

  • 1.Read short readings about Beijing, Shanghai and Hongkong 2 times during the week. Please write down the time you use to read.
  • 2. Finish one worksheet.
  • 3. Review all “I can write” and “I can recognize” word lists. We will start unit assessment during the week.

Grade 2

Key content: healthy and unhealthy food/diet

Homework:

  • 1. Read sentences about describing food pyramid 2 times during the week.
  • 2. Please discuss with your parents about your understanding about healthy/unhealthy food diet. If you can share in class in Chinese, you can get extra points in class dojo.
  • 3. Finish 1 worksheet.
  • 4. Please review all “I can recognize” and “I can write” word list. We will start unit assessment this week.

Grade 1

Key content: 《双双中文第一册》(Shuangshuang Chinese Volume 1) Lesson 8; story《我好棒》《在学校》《你喜欢做什么》《我的一天》

Homework:

  • 请完成练习本 1A(红色)第七课 P15-18. Please finish workbook 1A (red) Lesson 7 P15-18.
  • 请准备听写,教材P35(下周一: 木米禾竹花草) Please prepare for dictation on next Monday. Textbook P35 生词 (木米禾竹花草)
  • 请每周至少阅读一本中文书,并写下书名。Please read at least 1 Chinese book and write down the name of each book.

Kindergarten

Key content:

  • 《四五快读》第一册第七课
  • 绘本阅读:《鼠小弟》系列

Homework

  • 自由阅读:每周读一至三本绘本,并记录在表格内。
  • 描红本(笔画绿色)P23-24
  • 描红本(汉字1—粉色)P22-24
  • 汉字练习七

Weekly Newsletter 10.15-10.19

Grade 4

Key content: How culture influence our food choices and Chinese food culture

Homework:

  • 1. Finish 1 worksheet.
  • 2. In Quizlet: practice the study lists. The goal is to be able to say the words. (G4 U1 广东菜 Guangdong Cuisine; G4 U1 四川菜 Sichuan Cuisine)
  • 3. Prepare a picture of your favorite/famous food of your culture BEFORE Wednesday. You can search or take photos.

Grade 3

Key content: describing cities in terms of weather, population, transportation, fun/famous place, food, etc.

Homework:

  • 1.Read 你好,中国!》(part 3 2 times during the week. Please write down the time you use to read.
  • 2. Finish one worksheet.
  • 3. Practice “I can recognize 3”. We will have a quiz for it on Monday.

Grade 2

Key content: healthy and unhealthy food/diet

Homework:

  • 1. Read story妈妈说》2 times during the week. Please write down the time you use to read.
  • 2. Practice “G2 U1 I can recognize” word list again. We will have a quiz for it. If you have known well, you can work on the challenging list.
  • 3. Finish one worksheet.

Grade 1

Key content:

  • 《双双中文第一册》(Shuangshuang Chinese Volume 1) Lesson 6;
  • story 《猜一猜》《你会做什么》《要不要》《你要吃什么》《我会》《我好棒》

Homework:

  • 请完成练习本 1B(蓝色)第六课 P10-14. Please finish workbook 1B (blue) Lesson 6 P10-14.
  • 请准备听写,教材P31(周五: 牛马羊虫鸟)Please prepare for dictation on FridayTextbook P31 生词 Fri: 牛马羊虫鸟)
  • 请每周至少阅读一本中文书,并写下书名。Please read at least 1 Chinese book and write down the name of each book.

Kindergarten

Key content:

  • 《四五快读》第一册第六课
  • 绘本阅读:《鸡蛋哥哥》系列

Homework

  • 自由阅读:每周读一至三本绘本,并记录在表格内。
  • 描红本(笔画绿色)P21-22
  • 描红本(汉字1—粉色)P19-21
  • 汉字练习六

Weekly Newsletter 10.8-10.12

Grade 4

Key content: Typical Chinese food and cuisine

Homework:

  • 1.Read story 《中国的食物》(Chinese Food) 2 times during the week.
  • 2. Finish 1 worksheet.
  • 3. In Quizlet: Practice “G4 U1 I can recognize”. The goal is to be able to tell the English meaning and read out the words without Pinyin. You can test yourself in Quizlet. We will have a Quiz on Friday.

Grade 3

Key content: transportation in local community and for traveling

Homework:

  • 1.Read 你好,中国!》(part 2 2 times during the week. Please write down the time you use to read.
  • 2. Finish one worksheet.
  • 3. Practice “I can recognize 2”. We will have a quiz for it on Monday.

Grade 2

Key content: different choice of food in different countries; healthy and unhealthy food

Homework:

  • 1. Read paragraphs about three meals 2 times during the week. Please write down the time you use to read.
  • 2. Talk about when and what you eat for three meals in Chinese. If possible, please share a video/picture with voice to Seesaw about your 3 meals a day.
  • 3. Finish one worksheet.

Grade 1

Key content: 《双双中文第一册》(Shuangshuang Chinese Volume 1) Lesson 5

Homework:

  • 请完成练习本 1A(红色)P11-14.Please finish workbook 1A (red) P11-14.
  • 请准备听写,教材P27(周五: 手足男女)Please prepare for dictation on Friday.  Textbook P27 生词 Fri: 手足男女)
  • Please read at least 1 Chinese book and write down the name of each book.

Kindergarten

Key content:

  • 《四五快读》第一册第五课
  • 绘本阅读:《鸡蛋哥哥》系列

Homework

  • 自由阅读:每周读一至三本绘本,并记录在表格内。
  • 描红本(笔画绿色)P19-20
  • 描红本(汉字1—粉色)P16-18
  • 汉字练习五

Weekly Newsletter 9.25-9.28

Grade 4

Key content: sentence pattern “不仅…………”not only…but also…); typical Chinese food

Homework:

  • 1.Read story 《小龙爱吃的食物》(The food Xiaolong love to eat) 2 times during the week.
  • 2. Finish one worksheet.
  • 3. Practice “I can write 3” 5 times on your notebook. We will have dictation on Friday.

Grade 3

Key content: story about cities in China;  dialogues about home address and traveling

Homework:

  • 1.Read 你好,中国!》(part 1 2 times during the week. Please write down the time you use to read.
  • 2. Finish one worksheet.
  • 3. Practice “I can write 3”. We will have dictation after the break.

Grade 2

Key content: three meals a day; different choice of food in different country

Homework:

  • 1.Read 小明喜欢吃水果》2 times during the week. Please write down the time you use to read.
  • 2. Read description word list 2 times during the week.
  • 3. Practice “G2 U1 I can recognize ” and finish a worksheet. The goal is to be able to tell the meaning and read out when looking at the characters (no pinyin). We will have a quiz for it.

Grade 1

Key content: 《双双中文第一册》(Shuangshuang Chinese Volume 1) Lesson 4

Homework:

  1. Please finish workbook 1B (blue) P6-9.
  2. Please prepare for dictation on Wednesday & FridayTextbook page 22 生词 Wed: 人头口   Fri:牙耳目)
  3. Please read at least 1 Chinese book and write down the name of each book.

Kindergarten

Key content:

  • 《四五快读》第一册第四课
  • 绘本阅读:《鸡蛋哥哥》系列

Homework

  • 自由阅读:每周读一至三本绘本,并记录在表格内。
  • 描红本(笔画绿色)P16-18
  • 描红本(汉字1—粉色)P13-15
  • 汉字练习四

Weekly Newsletter 9.17-9.21

There is no homework this week. Please review and keep reading!

We celebrated Mid-autumn Festival (中秋节)on Tuesday. We had fun making moon cakes (月饼). I hope you enjoyed the moon cakes with your family. We also had pomelo (柚子)which is a seasonal fruit during Mid-autumn Festival.

Weekly Newsletter 9.10-9.14

Grade 4

Key content: talk about three meals a day; practice typing Chinese characters

Homework:

  • 1.Read story 《我们吃不同的菜》(We eat different dishes) 2 times during the week.
  • 2. Finish one worksheet.
  • 3. Practice all the study lists in Quizlet (You can do match or test to practice) You can do 2 lists each day. (Numbers, Family members, Basic words, Fruit, Food 1, Food 2, Food 3)

Grade 3

Key content: Shenzhen landmarks and places & home address

Homework:

  • 1.Read 中国的城市和地标》 2 times during the week. Please write down the time you use to read.
  • 2. Finish one worksheet. (Filling in blanks & Missing radicals)
  • 3. Practice “I can recognize” words. The goal is to be able to write down the English meaning when looking at the characters without pinyin. We will have Quiz on Monday.

Grade 2

Key content: like&dislikes; daily three meals

Homework:

  • 1.Read 瘦狮子胖狮子》& paragraphs about describing food 2 times during the week. Please write down the time you use to read.
  • 2. Read vocabulary list 1 about food 2 times during the week. Try to recognize the characters.
  • 3. Practice dictation words (G2 U1 I can write 2). We will have dictation on Friday.

Grade 1

Key content: 《双双中文第一册》(Shuangshuang Chinese Volume 1) Lesson 3

Homework:

  1. Please finish workbook 1A (red) P6-10.
  2. Please prepare for dictation on Wednesday & FridayTextbook page 14 生词 Wed: 大小上中下   Fri: 多少中国美国)
  3. Please read at least 1 Chinese book and write down the name of each book.

Kindergarten

Key content:

  • 《四五快读》第一册第三课
  • 绘本阅读:《鸡蛋哥哥》系列

Homework

  • 自由阅读:每周读一至三本绘本,在成人的帮助下把信息记录在下面的表内。
  • 描红本(笔画绿色)P13-14
  • 描红本(汉字1—粉色)P10-12
  • 汉字练习三

Weekly Newsletter 9.3-9.7

Grade 4

Key content: story about food, vocabulary and basic sentence pattern about food

Homework:

  • 1.Read story 《我饿了》(I am hungryonce a day. Record the time you use.
  • 2. Finish one worksheet. You can use “G4 U1 Basic words” in Quizlet to help you.
  • 3. Practice dictation words G4 U1 I can write 2) 5 times on your notebook. We will have dictation on Friday (both I can write 1 and 2).

Grade 3

Key content: stories about big cities in China and landmarks in those cities.

Homework:

  • 1.Read 著名的地标》2 times during the week. Please write down the time you use to read.
  • 2. Finish one worksheet (G3 U1 HW2 填空).
  • 3. Practice dictation words G3 U1 I can write 2). We will have dictation on Monday.

Grade 2

Key content: vocabulary about food; describe food

Homework:

  • 1.Read 五颜六色的食物》2 times during the week. Please write down the time you use to read.
  • 2. Finish one worksheet.
  • 3. Read vocabulary list 1 about food 2 times during the week. Try to recognize the characters.

Grade 1

Key content:  《双双中文第一册》(Shuangshuang Chinese Volume 1) Lesson 1

Homework:

  • Please finish workbook 1B page1-5.
  • Please prepare for dictation on Wednesday & FridayTextbook page 10 生词 Wed: 日月水火   Fri: 山石田土)
  • Please read at least 1 Chinese book.

Kindergarten

Key content:

  • 《四五快读》第一册第二课
  • 绘本阅读:《鸡蛋哥哥》系列

Homework

  • 自由阅读:每周读一至三本绘本,在成人的帮助下把信息记录在下面的表内。
  • 笔画描红:P11-14
  • 汉字练习二

Weekly newsletter 8.27-8.31

Grade 4

Key content: story about food, vocabulary and basic sentence pattern about food

Homework:

  • Read “食物 Food 1” word list once a day. Try to recognize the characters. Please write down the time you use to read in the reading record column.
  • Finish one worksheet.
  • Practice dictation words G4 U1 I can write 1) 5 times in your notebook. We will have dictation on Friday.

Grade 3

Key content: stories about countries and capitals, landmarks.

Homework:

  • Read 首都》2 times during the week. Please write down the time you use to read.
  • Finish one worksheet (G3 U1 Sentence scramble).
  • Practice dictation words G3 U1 I can write 1). We will have dictation on Friday.

Grade 2

Key content: vocabulary about food; describe food

Homework:

  • Read 我渴了》2 times during the week. Please write down the time you use to read.
  • Finish one worksheet.
  • Practice dictation words G2 U1 I can write 1). We will have dictation on Friday.

Grade 1

Key content:  《双双中文第一册》(Shuangshuang Chinese Volume 1) Lesson 1

Homework:

  • Please finish workbook 1A  page 1-5.
  • Please prepare for dictation on FridayTextbook page 3 生词 (一二三四五六七八九十)
  • Please read at least 1 Chinese book.

Kindergarten

Key content:

  • 《四五快读》第一册第一课
  • 绘本阅读:《鳄鱼哇尼》《小蛇散步》《大卫不可以》

Homework

  • 自由阅读:每周读一至三本绘本,在成人的帮助下把信息记录在下面的表内。
  • 描红本(笔画绿色)P11-12

    描红本(汉字1—粉色)P7-9

  • 汉字练习一