Chinese 6 Advanced / Chinese 7 - Mrs. Lan
This course is for 6th grade students who took Chinese at their elementary school or 7th students beginning their Chinese studies. Students who successfully complete this course (C average or better) can advance to the next level of Chinese.
- www.nciku.com -- online dictionary. You can look up new words, from English into Chinese and from Chinese into English. You can also use the "handwriting tool" to draw characters that you do not know.
- www.yellowbridge.com -- online dictionary
- http://www.learnchineseeveryday.com/tools/pinyingenerator.php -- lets you type words in Chinese or copy and paste words to find the correct pinyin and tones.
Mrs. Lan's middle school Mandarin Chinese classes!
Mrs. Lan teaches Chinese 6a, 7, 7a, 8, and 8a at SHMS and Chinese A, Chinese B, and Chinese C at RMS.
Some topics students will study are...
Chinese 6a -- Greetings, names, ages, numbers 1-10 and then 10+, nationalities, school related words, family and pets, famous places around China, Pinyin, a storytelling unit about Grace Lin's novel "Where the Mountain Meets the Moon" and how it relates to Chinese culture.
ALL STUDENTS will learn to read and write using Chinese characters, listen and speak in Mandarin Chinese, and tell stories in Chinese. All students will learn how to answer and ask questions in Chinese. All students will learn Chinese songs.
We need all students to be risk takers in the classroom, be caring, and be principled human beings.