This week in Mandarin we focused on learning how to introduce ourself and others, we are working on making the content longer and started to write sentences. We read《月亮上学了》, children thought that will be interesting if the Moon join us to learn in Year 1. It’s great to know that some of the children able to recognize words that we have learned from the book.
This week we are still continue learning last text 小学生 (Pupils). We have learnt vocabularies such as 大、中、小、小学生、中学生、大学生、是、不是、中文、爱、学校. During the lessons, we were focusing on reading and character writing practice. Students also learned to introduce themselves to each other when someone asking them what is your name and where are you from. Apart from that, we also sang a song called ‘上学歌’. On top of that, we had a storytelling session, the books is called ‘幼儿园的一天’.
This week in Chinese the children have been learning a new topic 《你是哪国人？》(What is your nationality?). We have learnt many names of different countries such as 美国(America),英国(England),中国(China),日本(Japan),韩国(Korea),巴西(Brazil) etc. During the lesson, we were focusing on reading these names. We had guided reading first, then the children practised reading the names by themselves. We also had a peer activity which required the children to ask and tell their friend about their nationality.They really enjoyed the activity and completed it well.