Mandarin teaching resources: Basics

Resources and ideas for Mandarin, written by teachers to support teaching and learning

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.

By 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.

By 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.

By 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.

By 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 Year2. Greetings/Introducing oneself3. Numbers (receptive)4. Numbers (productive)5. How old are you?6. Geography of China7. Qingming/Pure Brightness Festival

By tcnewman

Mandarin Chinese lesson on hobbies and sports

Mandarin Chinese lesson on hobbies and sports

There is enough here for 2 lessons worth of teaching. This Ppt includes sports and hobbies which are common to the pupils. Pupils have the opportunity to give opinions and use some complex structures. Pupils are introduced to the "past" tense using "wo xiao de shihou" and exercises to improve their reading skills and word order in Chinese sentences.

By garetht1

Mandarin Chinese lesson on body parts

Mandarin Chinese lesson on body parts

Teach your pupils the body parts, use games to reinforce and then teach them how to describe pain. Includes links to Youtube videos and games to reinforce the learning objectives.

By garetht1

Mandarin Chinese lesson on sports, days of the week and word order

Mandarin Chinese lesson on sports, days of the week and word order

In this lesson you can teach your pupils to reflect on essential word order in sentences which use a time phrase such as the days of the week. As a good follow up to my previous lesson on sports and hobbies, use this lesson to practise word order and strengthen sport and hobby vocab.

By garetht1

Mandarin Chinese School Module Bundle

Mandarin Chinese School Module Bundle

Teach how to describe school subjects, school uniform and school facilities using the PowerPoint activities. Embed complex structures and key vocabulary using the handy resources in Word.

By garetht1

Chinese New Year Themed Maths Bundle - Locating Coordinates in First Quadrant - Chinese Take Aways and Addition to 20, - Counting and adding Money

Chinese New Year Themed Maths Bundle - Locating Coordinates in First Quadrant - Chinese Take Aways and Addition to 20, - Counting and adding Money

This bundle contains Chinese New Year themed maths resources. Purchased separately these resources would cost £7.50. Save money and buy the bundle for just £3.99 - a saving of 47%. Contents include 1. A set of 5 Chinese New Year themed worksheets on using and locating co-ordinates in the fssrt quadrant. 2. A set of 20 Chinese New Year themed addition and subtraction to 20. 3. A set of 10 differentiated worksheets on counting and adding money. Click on the individual links for further details. For more inspiring educational resources visit Inspire and Educate

By Krazikas

Greetings Flashcards

Greetings Flashcards

Flashcards of Basic GreetingsBasic GreetingsHello! - 你好 Good Bye! - 再见 How are you? - 你好吗?Thank you! - 谢谢 You are welcome - 不客气Sorry! - 对不起 It’s alright. - 没关系Good evening! - 晚上好Good night. - 晚安Good morning! - 早上好

By feitiannvh520

Mandarin Chinese Year 1: Stage 5: Telling the time - the whole hour

Mandarin Chinese Year 1: Stage 5: Telling the time - the whole hour

Welcome to Stage 5 of telling the time in Mandarin Chinese!This pack instructs learners how to tell the time in Mandarin Chinese in the whole hour. There is an explicit powerpoint which provides good instructions followed by interactive activities. There are also accompanying differentiated workbooks for learners of all levels.Happy teaching and learning!

By KRIS240680

Mandarin Chinese Year 1: Stage 3: Telling the time - half past the hour

Mandarin Chinese Year 1: Stage 3: Telling the time - half past the hour

Welcome to Stage 3 of telling the time in Mandarin Chinese!This pack instructs learners how to tell the time in Mandarin Chinese from only o'clock to half past the hour. There is an explicit powerpoint which provides good instructions followed by interactive activities. There are also accompanying differentiated workbook for learners of all levels.Happy teaching and learning!

By KRIS240680

Mandarin Chinese Year 1: Stage 4: Telling the time - twenty to the hour

Mandarin Chinese Year 1: Stage 4: Telling the time - twenty to the hour

Welcome to Stage 4 of telling the time in Mandarin Chinese!This pack instructs learners how to tell the time in Mandarin Chinese from o'clock to twenty to the hour. There is an explicit powerpoint which provides good instructions followed by interactive activities. There are also accompanying differentiated workbooks for learners of all levels.Happy teaching and learning!

By KRIS240680

Mandarin Chinese Year 1: Stage 2: Telling the time - quarter past the hour

Mandarin Chinese Year 1: Stage 2: Telling the time - quarter past the hour

Welcome to Stage 2 of telling the time in Mandarin Chinese!This pack instructs learners how to tell the time in Mandarin Chinese from only o'clock to a quarter past the hour. There is an explicit powerpoint which provides good instructions followed by interactive activities. There are also accompanying differentiated workbook for learners of all levels.Happy teaching and learning!

By KRIS240680