Chinese Treasure Chest - Volume 2. Simplified or Traditional Character Edition.
The is the second and final part of the two-volume Chinese Treasure Chest collection of ready-to-use games, songs, craft projects, delightfully illustrated student worksheets and teacher-directed activities designed for elementary students of Chinese as a foreign language.
The activities are designed around themes in the Chinese elementary curriculum and organized into 12 monthly sections to fit the school year. Volume 2 contains activites for January through August. Themes include Fruits, Chinese Food, Hobbies, Sports, Animals, Insects, Public Places, Vacations and more. Also included are seasonal activities to help students celebrate and talk about special events and holidays of each month (e.g. Chinese New Year, Valentine's Day, Dragon Boat Festival)
In this imaginative resource, you will find multi-leveled lessons and a broad variety of activities that facilitate differentiated instruction to accommodate students with different levels of Chinese, learning styles and intelligences; they not only help students to learn more effectively, but allow them to enjoy the process and develop sustained interest in learning Chinese.
Each section begins with teacher notes that states the learning objectives and difficulty level of each activity, and offers suggestions on how to implement an activity to get the best results.
Chinese Treasure Chest is a joint effort of three experienced Chinese teachers, and encapsulates their years of teaching experience and innovative approaches to teaching young children. It will make the classroom experience more fun, more enriching and more rewarding for teachers and students alike!
Presented in Simplified Character, Pinyin and English. Ages 5+. Also available is a Traditional Character Edition. Both are spiralbound, 420 pages.
Table of Contents :
中国菜 Chinese Food
公共场所 Public Places
农历新年 Chinese New Year (firecrackers, spring couplets)
情人节 Valentine's Day
清明节 Tomb Sweeping Day
端午节 Dragon Boat Festival
十二生肖 12 Zodiac Animals
四大发明 Four Great Chinese Inventions
文房四宝 Four Treaures in the Study
孟母三迁 Meng Mu
郑和 Zheng He
中美学校 School Life
暑假生活 Summer Vacation
休闲与旅游 Leisure Activities
玩偶 Puppet Show
全能肢体反应法 Total Physical response
闪示卡/大字报 Flash Cards, Wall Charts
儿歌/童谣 Songs and Chants
数来宝 Nursery Rhymes
看图说话 Sequential Story-Telling
关氏连句法 Gouin Series
朗读/朗诵 Read Aloud
说故事 Re-tell Stories
拼图游戏 Jigsaw Puzzles
小书制作 Mini-book making
工艺美术 Arts and Crafts
角色扮演 Role Play