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Learning check - Mandarin Chinese beginners

Learning check - Mandarin Chinese beginners

A booklet taking students through basic phrases and vocabulary. I use this in class in the last few lessons or sometimes give to more independent students to complete over a holiday period. I’ve also used it to assess learning with new students if they’re not absolute beginners. Developed for upper primary but would also be good consolidation for secondary. Numbers Tones Greetings Name Age This is a … Family Colours Dates
Kath45
Kaiwen Kaola - 2

Kaiwen Kaola - 2

Kevin Koala continues his journey through Beijing with Xiongmao Hao the panda. The comic conversations cover introducing yourself (“Wo jiao Kaiwen Kaola”), asking surnames and names (“Nin gui xing?”) and asking about nationality (“Ni shi Aodaliyaren ma?”) Student tasks include, reading the comic, translating onto the page and role playing the comic to each other.
gbbrowny68
Chinese Numbers & Greetings - Chatterbox Activity

Chinese Numbers & Greetings - Chatterbox Activity

Chinese Numbers & Greetings - Chatterbox Activity Use the Numbers & Greetings work sheet and activity to introduce and / or revise new vocabulary to your class. The chatterbox work sheet can be used with other new vocabulary, too. Suitable for middle to upper primary.
gbbrowny68
Chinese New Year 2018 - Bundle

Chinese New Year 2018 - Bundle

A bundle to help celebrate the Chinese New Year 2018. Pack includes; Kevin Koala in Bejing comic activity with translations. Year of the Dog Poster Year of the Dog paper cut activity Paper cut activity example
gbbrowny68
Happy Chinese New Year 2018 Poster

Happy Chinese New Year 2018 Poster

Celebrate the Chinese New Year 2018 with this poster. Once downloaded, it can be enlarged to an A3 size and made into a poster to decorate the language classroom and/or school. The colours used, red, apple green and sky blue, are specific to the Year of the Dog in the Feng Shui tradition. The dog’s bark (gou, gou) is the Chinese word for dog.
gbbrowny68
Primary Mandarin: Numbers 1-10

Primary Mandarin: Numbers 1-10

These resources individually looks at each number in Chinese for numbers 1-10. Each booklet instructs the student how to write each number according to the stroke order and there are also colouring pages for child to colour in and numbers 2-10 reinforces previously learnt numbers. These resources are designed for Key Stage 1 (Years 1 and 2 {P1 - P3 in Northern Ireland} learners, however they can be used for Key Stage 2 {P4 - P7 in Northern Ireland} learners who are learning Mandarin for the very first time. Because Key Stage 1 learners are so very young, and due to Mandarin’s existing complexity, my advice is to introduce each number for each lesson. For example, one lesson, they complete workbook 1 and then the next lesson, complete workbook 2 and so on. Happy teaching and learning!
KRIS240680
Primary Mandarin: Numbers: 1-5

Primary Mandarin: Numbers: 1-5

These resources individually looks at each number in Chinese for numbers 1-5. Each booklet instructs the student how to write each number according to the stroke order and there are also colouring pages for child to colour in and numbers 2-5 reinforces previously learnt numbers. These resources are designed for Key Stage 1 (Years 1 and 2 {P1 - P3 in Northern Ireland} learners, however they can be used for Key Stage 2 {P4 - P7 in Northern Ireland} learners who are learning Mandarin for the very first time. Because Key Stage 1 learners are so very young, and due to Mandarin’s existing complexity, my advice is to introduce each number for each lesson. For example, one lesson, they complete workbook 1 and then the next lesson, complete workbook 2 and so on. Happy teaching and learning!
KRIS240680
Mandarin - Pinyin Teaching Pack

Mandarin - Pinyin Teaching Pack

Pinyin lesson including initials, finals, video and phonetic pronunciations. Listening practice including tones to test overall pinyin recognition with audio for questions included Pinyin worksheet containing all initials and finals and exceptions. Encourage students to write their own phonetics for the pronunciation for each sound.
zainabkhalid92
Chinese Colours

Chinese Colours

Includes a powerpoint about colours. With audio for accurate pronunciation. Contains vocabulary and character writing. A handout including characters, pin yin and definitions for students is included as a pdf. Have fun!
magicalmindslearning
Kevin Koala in China (1.1) - Meeting others

Kevin Koala in China (1.1) - Meeting others

A comic strip featuring "Kai wen Kao la" (Kevin Koala). Kevin Koala is lost in Beijing and has just met a local Panda. Resource for grades 4 to 9. Students listen to the teacher pronounce the words first, translate the pinyin to English and then take turns to role play the comic strip. Extensions can include using the dialogue and other known words to continue the comic.
gbbrowny68
PLC BUNDLE - AQA GCSE Chinese (Personal Learning Checklists) : Themes; Scope of Study; Grammar; Vocabulary [Includes 4 Different Formats!]

PLC BUNDLE - AQA GCSE Chinese (Personal Learning Checklists) : Themes; Scope of Study; Grammar; Vocabulary [Includes 4 Different Formats!]

This download includes 3 Personal Learning Checklists for GCSE Chinese (AQA Specification) and covers the topics of: - Themes - Scope of Study - Grammar - Vocabulary. The download includes 4 different versions of PLCs for you to choose from! Each with slightly different reflection/target-setting activities.This means you can give students the PLC at different points in the year without it being too repetitive and boring for them. A single-slide PowerPoint is included: if you wish you can copy and paste this slide into your lesson, it contains instructions (and a timer) for your students). This double-sided A4 worksheet is great for: -Revision lessons -AfL -Fostering teacher-student dialogue -Directed Individual Reflection Time (DIRT) -Exam preparation This is an ideal tool for your students to help them keep track of their learning, and help you monitor the classes strengths and weaknesses. It serves as a highly efficient form of self-assessment. The first side is a PLC with two ways for the student to rate confidence for each of the sub-topics and the second side features other useful measures that allow teachers to gauge a student's confidence and reflective abilities. The worksheet: -Allows the student to see clearly what they need to know for the exam. -Allows the student to communicate to their teacher how they can be best helped. -Gets the student to analyse their progress in relation to their target grade. -Encourages students to reflect in a structured manner on their necessary revision focusses. -Gets students to establish both a revision and an exam technique focus.
Maxi88
PLC - AQA GCSE Chinese - Vocabulary (Personal Learning Checklist) [Incl. 4 Different Formats!]

PLC - AQA GCSE Chinese - Vocabulary (Personal Learning Checklist) [Incl. 4 Different Formats!]

This download includes Personal Learning Checklists for GCSE Chinese (AQA Specification) and covers the topic of 'Vocabulary'. The download includes 4 different versions of PLCs for you to choose from! Each with slightly different reflection/target-setting activities.This means you can give students the PLC at different points in the year without it being too repetitive and boring for them. A single-slide PowerPoint is included: if you wish you can copy and paste this slide into your lesson, it contains instructions (and a timer) for your students). This double-sided A4 worksheet is great for: -Revision lessons -AfL -Fostering teacher-student dialogue -Directed Individual Reflection Time (DIRT) -Exam preparation This is an ideal tool for your students to help them keep track of their learning, and help you monitor the classes strengths and weaknesses. It serves as a highly efficient form of self-assessment. The first side is a PLC with two ways for the student to rate confidence for each of the sub-topics and the second side features other useful measures that allow teachers to gauge a student's confidence and reflective abilities. The worksheet: -Allows the student to see clearly what they need to know for the exam. -Allows the student to communicate to their teacher how they can be best helped. -Gets the student to analyse their progress in relation to their target grade. -Encourages students to reflect in a structured manner on their necessary revision focusses. -Gets students to establish both a revision and an exam technique focus.
Maxi88
PLC - AQA GCSE Chinese - Grammar (Personal Learning Checklist) [Incl. 4 Different Formats!]

PLC - AQA GCSE Chinese - Grammar (Personal Learning Checklist) [Incl. 4 Different Formats!]

This download includes Personal Learning Checklists for GCSE Chinese (AQA Specification) and covers the topic of 'Grammar'. The download includes 4 different versions of PLCs for you to choose from! Each with slightly different reflection/target-setting activities.This means you can give students the PLC at different points in the year without it being too repetitive and boring for them. A single-slide PowerPoint is included: if you wish you can copy and paste this slide into your lesson, it contains instructions (and a timer) for your students). This double-sided A4 worksheet is great for: -Revision lessons -AfL -Fostering teacher-student dialogue -Directed Individual Reflection Time (DIRT) -Exam preparation This is an ideal tool for your students to help them keep track of their learning, and help you monitor the classes strengths and weaknesses. It serves as a highly efficient form of self-assessment. The first side is a PLC with two ways for the student to rate confidence for each of the sub-topics and the second side features other useful measures that allow teachers to gauge a student's confidence and reflective abilities. The worksheet: -Allows the student to see clearly what they need to know for the exam. -Allows the student to communicate to their teacher how they can be best helped. -Gets the student to analyse their progress in relation to their target grade. -Encourages students to reflect in a structured manner on their necessary revision focusses. -Gets students to establish both a revision and an exam technique focus.
Maxi88
PLC - AQA GCSE Chinese - Themes & Scope of Study (Personal Learning Checklist) Incl. 4 Diff. Formats

PLC - AQA GCSE Chinese - Themes & Scope of Study (Personal Learning Checklist) Incl. 4 Diff. Formats

This download includes Personal Learning Checklists for GCSE Chinese (AQA Specification) and covers the topic of 'Themes' & 'Scope of Study'. The download includes 4 different versions of PLCs for you to choose from! Each with slightly different reflection/target-setting activities.This means you can give students the PLC at different points in the year without it being too repetitive and boring for them. A single-slide PowerPoint is included: if you wish you can copy and paste this slide into your lesson, it contains instructions (and a timer) for your students). This double-sided A4 worksheet is great for: -Revision lessons -AfL -Fostering teacher-student dialogue -Directed Individual Reflection Time (DIRT) -Exam preparation This is an ideal tool for your students to help them keep track of their learning, and help you monitor the classes strengths and weaknesses. It serves as a highly efficient form of self-assessment. The first side is a PLC with two ways for the student to rate confidence for each of the sub-topics and the second side features other useful measures that allow teachers to gauge a student's confidence and reflective abilities. The worksheet: -Allows the student to see clearly what they need to know for the exam. -Allows the student to communicate to their teacher how they can be best helped. -Gets the student to analyse their progress in relation to their target grade. -Encourages students to reflect in a structured manner on their necessary revision focusses. -Gets students to establish both a revision and an exam technique focus.
Maxi88
Fortune Teller

Fortune Teller

Two packs included: 1. Fortune Teller: students work in pairs to find out their best animal friend 2. Chatterbox - speaking activity: students work in pairs to take turns to ask and answer simple questions about themselves.
feitiannvh520
Christmas Activity_Mandarin Chinese

Christmas Activity_Mandarin Chinese

Christmas Activity in the Mandarin Classroom 1. Dot-to-Dot worksheets: Students are to connect the numbers (in Chinese) and colour in the Santa or the Christmas Tree! 2. A presentation introducing relevant vocabulary and a Christmas song included.
feitiannvh520
End of year Year 7 quiz/game

End of year Year 7 quiz/game

These are the questions for an End of Year 7 (1st year of Chinese) quiz. The questions go with a game similar to Jenga which you can buy at Australian Kmarts called Bugs Building. It has 3 colours and a dice with the colours on. Students roll the dice and whichever colour they roll they have to answer a question from that pile. If they can answer correct they can play a piece in the colour of the question they answered. *Could also be used as quiz questions without the game.
Lostinthesuburbz
Radical pictures

Radical pictures

This resource is pictures over some of the common radicals students will learn in their first year of Mandarin. Cut them out, laminate (if desired) and give to student to help them to learn the radicals and their meanings.
Lostinthesuburbz
Chinese Number Cards - 1 to 20

Chinese Number Cards - 1 to 20

5 sheets featuring numbers from 1 to 20 in European numbers and Chinese characters. The Pinyin for each Chinese character is on each card. Teaching ideas include; Memory game, flash cards, Snap.
gbbrowny68
Colours Bingo - Bingo Les Couleurs - Bingo Lliwiau

Colours Bingo - Bingo Les Couleurs - Bingo Lliwiau

This fantastic resource can be used to reinforce the names of the colours in any language of your choice. I personally have used the resource in the teaching of more than one language, to huge success. The resource includes 20 different bingo sheets which can be laminated to be reused.
la.jonquille
Colours

Colours

1. Two pages vocabulary worksheets included. The second page has colour-coded vocabulary. Another two engaging worksheets are also included to help consolidate students' knowledge. 2. Vocabulary bank - to be displayed in the classroom. Students could easily refer to when answering questions or doing activities.
feitiannvh520
Colours

Colours

Stories, Rhymes, Pictures, Vocabulary & Activities with a colours theme.
duvetpublishing
Learn Mandarin The Fun Way!

Learn Mandarin The Fun Way!

Are you learning or teaching Mandarin? I have developed different worksheets and 57 pictures of different settings you can talk about in class. I based my work on an ESL pack I developed and thought it could be equally effectively used for different languages. The worksheets are in English and your students need to find the Mandarin equivalents. There is an end of lesson fun game where the students show their knowledge in a game of Bingo.
peterfogarty
Posters

Posters

Engaging Posters ready to be displayed in classroom. This series of word mats can also be printed out as a mini-book. Including: Sports Countries Colours Body Parts Food&Drinks Clothes My Pets (Animals) Ballgames Days of the week
feitiannvh520
Mandarin Speaking Practice Booklet- beginner level

Mandarin Speaking Practice Booklet- beginner level

Listening and talking is very important when learning a language. This booklet is for listening and talking practice at beginner level. It can be used for teachers conducting speaking activities in the classroom. It can also be used for pupils' revision and self-study. It's 10 pages long. It covers 19 speaking topics such as asking and answering directions, asking and answering questions about hobbies.
songyanshu91
Mandarin Chinese-Kuaile Hanyu Booklet 2- Intermediate  level

Mandarin Chinese-Kuaile Hanyu Booklet 2- Intermediate level

This booklet contains eight units, which cover topics including about me, family, shopping, school life, environment and health, fashion, media and travel. Chinese, pinyin, and English format makes it easy for revision. Sentence structures in each lesson is provided for speaking practice. It can be used for S2/S3 pupils. It's a very handy booklet for children to learn by themselves and for teacher to use as lesson materials. Pupils can also use it as a revision tool to study for assessments.
songyanshu91
Mandarin Chinese-Kuaile Hanyu Booklet 1- Beginner level

Mandarin Chinese-Kuaile Hanyu Booklet 1- Beginner level

This booklet contains eight units, which cover topics including knowledge of pinyin, basic greetings, family, food and drinks, school life, time and weather, job, hobby, transportation and travel. Chinese, pinyin, and English format makes it easy for revision. Sentence structures in each lesson is provided to practice speaking. It can be used for primary and S1/S2 pupils. It's a very handy booklet for children to learn by themselves and for teacher to use as lesson materials. Pupils can also use it as a revision tool to study for assessments.
songyanshu91
Homework Vocabulary Choice Board (MFL)

Homework Vocabulary Choice Board (MFL)

Use this choice board to give your students the opportunity to choose what they like and can do best to creatively practice MFL vocabulary. I used this choice board for my German lessons (one choice board for each module = 5 units = 5 weeks). The Choice board is completely adaptable for any content, activity or language.
JaneTulke
Mandarin Chinese Club - Full pack with lessons, resources, scheme of work (Full term)

Mandarin Chinese Club - Full pack with lessons, resources, scheme of work (Full term)

This pack contains 7 weeks' worth of lessons and resources for a weekly Mandarin Chinese club. Applicable to all school ages. Included in the pack: - Complete Chinese club lessons. - Hyperlinked videos with accompanying questions. - Footnotes on slides to explain background, give answers, provide teacher instruction and advice, pronunciation guide and URL links to other resources such as Chinese character writing paper and access to Websites which generate Chinese names and transliterated English names in Chinese. - Display poster. - Chinese flag image to be used as a PowerPoint background if teacher wants to create new slides or edit PowerPoints. - Chinese award slips. - Promotional poster for departments and classrooms. - Labels for students to put on books/folders in Chinese. - Medium-term plan for seven weeks' worth of lesson. - Covers a range of basic linguistic content (see basic outline below) as well as cultural themes such as festivals, traditions etc. The pack is designed to provide a fully prepared set of short lessons for a Chinese club which requires minimal to no teacher preparation. Fantastic resource for raising the profile of languages in your school and giving students an introduction to non-European languages. Basic outline of 7 week course: 1. Spring Festival/Chinese New Year 2. Greetings/Introducing oneself 3. Numbers (receptive) 4. Numbers (productive) 5. How old are you? 6. Geography of China 7. Qingming/Pure Brightness Festival
tcnewman