Nate the Great, an English Novel Study for Mandarin Speakers

This 88-page novel study is for teaching Nate the Great in English to Mandarin-speaking Chinese children. For more focused lessons, it divides the novel into five easy-to-teach sections and includes everything you’ll need to teach the book in a systematic way.

Inside each section you’ll find:

  • comprehension questions about the story with space for students to answer in full sentences;
  • a writing prompt where students can express their opinions about topics related to the text;
  • a vocabulary list with Mandarin translations of key words to save on dictionary time and reduce confusion;
  • a word search puzzle for students to enjoy some quiet time to familiarize themselves with the vocabulary;
  • a sequencing worksheet to identify the order important events happen in the story; and
  • a chapter quiz to assess student comprehension.

This product also includes these end-of-book activities:

  • a final test;
  • a comic strip project;
  • an illustrator worksheet;
  • a crossword puzzle;
  • a chapter summarizer;
  • a prediction worksheet;
  • a book cover project; and
  • a book report assignment.
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Created: Oct 20, 2019

Updated: Nov 14, 2019

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