This week our friends learned Chinese nursery rhymes about counting 1 to 10 and consonants in Pinyin. We played games like Mandarin Fingerplay (手指变变变) and used hand movements to reinforce our understanding on 4 tones in Chinese. During our project time, our friends continued building their knowledge on autumn. They read books about autumn, painted,Continue reading “Week of October 18”
This week our friends learned vowels, four tones, and some sight words in Chinese. We played games like sight word scavenger hunt, sight word bingo, and used playdough and movement to increase our understanding of tones and strokes. During our project time, our friends continued building their knowledge on autumn. They painted, made self-portraits, builtContinue reading “Fourth Week of School!”
Hooray, fall is here! Our children noticed that the colors of leaves changed, and they saw them on their way to school, way home, and went outdoor play. They questioned about what makes leaves change their colors and how? Why do some leaves turn into different colors, and some stay green? Who decides the colors?Continue reading “Third Week of School”
We had an awesome second week of learning! In Chinese language arts class, we got to celebrate our Mid-Autumn Festival by making lanterns and sharing mooncakes. We started to learn about Chinese culture and traditions. We also learned our Chinese names and practiced writing our names in Chinese. In our project-based learning block, we exploreContinue reading “Second Week of School”
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