This week in Mandarin we have been focused at the text《校车画廊》and 《三个儿子》. We done the discussion of the comprehension exercise for both text and children would need to complete their making sentences exercise using the learnt vocabulary in our current topic. Also, Please be reminded that children have spelling test of the vocabulary in 三个儿子》next Monday 20/3/2017.
Children could practise their vocabulary through the link below for enhancing their learning.
This week we are still continue learning last text花园 (The Garden). Students have learnt new vocabularies and sentence patterns, such as 年、明年、去年、年月、季、春夏秋冬、 好看、看一看. During the lessons, we were focusing on reading long sentences and character writing practice. Apart from that, we have finished spelling and worksheet task – 花园 (The Garden). On top of that, we had a story telling session, the book is ‘找月亮’.
This week in Chinese we have started the new topic 《书包里有什么？》(What is in the Backpack?). We learned to identify various classroom items, children learned to ask and answer questions in Chinese. They were able to ask and respond to the question “书包里有什么？”（What’s inside the backpack?）and “这是谁的____？”(Whose ____ is this/that?). They also learned to use measure words for the nouns of the various classroom items. In the Treasure Hunt activity, students were able to match the classroom items with correct Chinese characters and Hanyu Pinyin.
This week in Mandarin we have started Lesson 8《今天是几月几日？》. Children have learnt that telling date in Mandarin is a complete different way from telling date in English. We did a quiz, most children did well at the quiz. Children are encouraged to read page 51 from textbook to enhance their knowledge.