Mandarin topic of this month is 四季 (si ji) which means 4 seasons. We use this song to strength students oral skill, let them to understand how to express the feeling in different seasons. The lyric is very easy to sing. Hope parents can sing with your children at home also. Enjoy learning Chinese with singing song!
冬天來了 冬天來了 (dong tian lai le 2X) 很冷 很冷 (hen leng 2X)
winter is coming winter is coming very cold very cold
春天來了春天來了(chun tian lai le 2X) 很暖和 很暖和(hen nuan huo 2X)
spring is coming spring is coming very warm very warm
夏天來了 夏天來了(xia tian lai le 2X) 很热 很热 (hen re 2X)
summer is coming summer is coming very hot very hot
秋天來了 秋天來了(qiu tian lai le 2X) 很涼爽 很涼爽(hen liang shuang 2X)
autumn is coming autumn is coming very cool and comfortable very cool and comfortable
This month our Gr.8 topic is about celebrity, students made their own PPT to introduce their favorite celebrity. Then I ask them to have a presentation in Chinese as our oral practice. The following videos are students’ presentation.
March 18 is our YCT test this school year, it is an important test, so our grade 4-5 advanced students spend 2 classes a week to review it. In YCT4 there are some questions without pinyin, so it’s hard to read it, students must know at least 600 words.
There are some websites to help you to review it at home.
Jan. 28 is Chinese New Yer, to celebrate the coming New year, CISM take place a program performance.Our Grade 1 students want show their perfect performance to everyone, so they practice very hard. The program they will perform is poem singing written by song dynasty author sushi”题西林壁”