Mandarin teaching resources: Holidays, travel and tourism

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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

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Mandarin Chinese-Kuaile Hanyu Booklet 3- intermediate level

Mandarin Chinese-Kuaile Hanyu Booklet 3- intermediate level

This booklet contains eight units, which cover topics including employment, city and environment, housing, school life, health, entertainment, media 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 S3/S4 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

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Chinese Bundle

Chinese Bundle

This teaching pack includes visual images of life in ancient China, how the Chinese celebrate their national day and a fun set of worksheets for people wanting to learn Cantonese. Please note the these language worksheets are in English and do not contain Cantonese.

By peterfogarty

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National Days Bundle - Part 1

National Days Bundle - Part 1

I have collected a very wide range of different National Day presentations I have created, from throughout the year, such as Science Day, Commonwealth Day, European Day of Languages, Mountain Day and Pancake Day, to name but just a few of them!

By peterfogarty

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Multicultural Bundle

Multicultural Bundle

I have created presentations about different aspects of living in harmony with other people from other nations. It is great for harmony day and also the International Day For The Elimination Of Racial Discrimination. I have included a range of different presentations of different countries around the world. You are able to compare and contrast lives in other places. I have included stories from India, as this is the largest ethnic minority in the UK, and I thought it would be nice to see the differences and similarities between the two countries. I have also included 2 presentations about the Brexit (Brexit Conversation Ideas and International Day For the Elimination of Racial Discrimination - which covers Britain pre- and post Brexit and its crime rates).

By peterfogarty

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Chinese New Year - Reading Comprehension Worksheets

Chinese New Year - Reading Comprehension Worksheets

This bundle comprises of three different Reading Comprehension worksheets to introduce students to the Chinese New Year's traditions and festivities. After carefully reading each text, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including: questions, True or False statements, a crossword puzzles, gap filling exercises and word search puzzles. The handouts also include some information about the Chinese Zodiac Signs. The worksheet can be completed as a fun activity in class or be assigned for homework.

By MariaPht

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The SPRING FESTIVAL  - Chinese New Year - Reading Comprehension

The SPRING FESTIVAL - Chinese New Year - Reading Comprehension

This Reading Comprehension worksheet introduces students to the Chinese Spring Festival. The text describes the major customs and traditions of the Festival and gives an insight into the fairs and festivals organized in China to celebrate the New Year. After carefully reading a text, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including: questions, True or False statement, a crossword and a word search based on information they get from the text. The handout also includes some information about the Chinese Zodiac Signs. This worksheet can be completed as a fun activity in class (for vocabulary building purposes) or be assigned for homework.

By MariaPht

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Countries and Cultures from around the world

Countries and Cultures from around the world

Are you looking for lots of different examples of countries and cultures from around the world? Perhaps some of your class could focus on each of the different countries shown in this list? A great way of starting a conversation and getting everyone interested in learning more!

By peterfogarty

Chinese New Year Math Activity: Chinese Math Story - Dragon Adventure

Chinese New Year Math Activity: Chinese Math Story - Dragon Adventure

Chinese New Year Math Activity: Chinese Math Story - Dragon Adventure - Great for upper elementary and middle school students.Students are transported to ancient China and have to use their math skills to complete a math quest. Great activity for Chinese new years.Five scrolls (pages) are given to the students and each scroll (worksheet page) takes them further along their quest - to find the dragons lair.Scroll 1/ Hidden multiplication message (with Chinese numbers)Scroll 2/ Map with long addition and subtractionScroll 3/ Chinese Zodiac (years)Scroll 4/ Choose the right path (decimal addition/order of operations).Scroll 5/ Choice the right amount of treasure - basic algebra. Pack also includes three extension activities for early finishers - a number puzzle, a writing activity and a drawing activity.Answer sheets providedGreat Chinese new year math activity.

By WaterfallLearning

'Year of the Monkey' Themed Pack

'Year of the Monkey' Themed Pack

'Year of the Monkey' themed pack that includes a colourful sets of cut-out borders, bookmarks, banner, lined paper and page borders for your Chinese spelling games, drawing or any writing activities in the class and a set of alphabet and numbers. Great to use to teach alphabet recognition, spelling and phonetics for pupils learning English as a second language. They can also be used for creating beautiful wall displays, attractive posters and colourful bulletin boards.

By jinkydabon

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China (country study)

China (country study)

Let’s get to know China! This worksheet includes 17 pages with a great variety of activities and exercises about China. The materials have informative exercises about the things that China is famous for, such as Dynasties, Mao Zedong, the Cultural Revolution, the Great Wall, Tibet, Pollution and many other things! Crosswords, word searches, puzzles and other kinds of activities are included to make it a fun and interesting class.Overview: Page 1: China in picturesPage 2/3: Brief introduction to ChinaPage 4: History of ancient ChinaPage 5/6: History of modern ChinaPage 7: The Great WallPage 8: The Terracotta Warriors Page 9: ConfucianismPage 10/11: Chinese attractions Page 12: Chinese New YearPage 13: Hong Kong: One country, two systemsPage 14: PollutionPage 15: Factories: Made in ChinaPage 16: TibetPage 17: RevisionThe answers and an answer sheet are included.The following questions are just a few of the things that will be handled in the worksheet. - What are dynasties? - Who is Mao Zedong and what did he do? - What is Confucianism? - What is the difference between Hong Kong and China? - Why were the Terracotta Army and the Great Wall built? - Why is there so much pollution in China? - What is the Cultural Revolution?You might also like these worksheets: South Korea Japan Egypt India Geography - Asia Ancient Civilizations You can save money by purchasing bundles! All units: 28 Country Studies Asian Country Studies Keywords:China, Pollution, Tibet, Dalai Lama, Communists, Communism, Mao Zedong (Tse tung), Emperor Qin Shi Huang, Cultural Revolution, the Great Leap Forward, Dynasties, Confucianism, Confucius, One-Child-Policy, Shanghai, Panda.

By willemmacau

Weather Worksheets

Weather Worksheets

1. Weather Worksheet_Word Search & Word Scramble (Vocabulary Drill) 2. Weather Exercise Worksheet (Consolidate students' knowledge of learned vocabulary & further develop students' understanding of radicals)3. Puzzle Worksheet (Two characters are included-雷&晴. These two characters have been divided into 9 parts, and they are placed in mixed order. Students need to cut out the given 9 parts and sort out their order to get the right character. Give a small prize (lollies or stickers) to the first three/five students who solve the puzzle. Once they've solved the puzzle, they can have the 9 parts glue in the provided empty 9-box grid. Ask students to colour in the radical if worksheets are printed out on white paper. )

By feitiannvh520

Worksheets_Word Search(Hanzi, Pinyin)&Word Scramble

Worksheets_Word Search(Hanzi, Pinyin)&Word Scramble

- Family Title Hanzi Word Search- Dates&Days of the Week Hanzi Word Search- Basic Hanzi Word Search - Country Pinyin Word Search- Sports Pinyin Word Search- Weather&Season Hanzi Word Search- Weather Word Unscramble & Pinyin Word Search - Holiday Activities Hanzi Word Search- School Facilities & Positions Hanzi Word Search- Colour&My House&Positions Hanzi Word Search

By feitiannvh520

Blank postcard

Blank postcard

A blank postcard that can be used for a variety of purposes. Blank on one side, the other side has stamp, franking mark, bar code, lines for the address, vertical line through the middle and the word POSTCARD. Nice as a back to school activity to catch up with what students did over the summer

By freckle06

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National 5 Exam Vocabulary (Collated)

National 5 Exam Vocabulary (Collated)

The sources of this booklet are Intermediate 2 NABs, National 5 Unit Assessment Support Packs, Specimen Question Papers and all the past papers from 2008 to 2015.This collated booklet has 1240 words in total. Chinese, English and Pinyin information is provided for easy revision and import into Quizlet and Memrise. In addition, there is an extra page at the end which helps pupils track their own learning progress as they tackle each topic. Teachers may also use the tracking sheet to check their pupils’ revision.The vocabulary list can be used for teachers to plan S3/S4 lessons so that pupils are better prepared for the National 5 exam. Pupils can also use it as a revision tool in order to systematically study for both internal and external assessments. In addition, teachers may develop classroom activities based on this vocabulary booklet for S1/S2 pupils.

By alanhuang

Year of the Rooster Themed Pack

Year of the Rooster Themed Pack

'Year of the Rooster' themed pack that includes a colourful sets of cut-out borders, bookmarks, banner, lined paper and page borders for your Chinese spelling games, drawing or any writing activities in the class. This also includes a colourful sets of alphabet and numbers in rooster background. Great to use to teach alphabet recognition, spelling and phonetics for pupils learning English as a second language. They can also be used for creating beautiful wall displays, attractive posters and colourful bulletin boards.

By jinkydabon

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National Day of the People's Republic of China - PowerPoint and Display Materials

National Day of the People's Republic of China - PowerPoint and Display Materials

You could look at it directly as a presentation and discuss the different materials being shown in each of the photos.You could print off and laminate the photos to make an interesting, eye-catching display about China.The students could also take the laminated photos and sort them into different Chinese activities. The photos could also be used as prompts for creative writing, factual writing or descriptive writing.

By peterfogarty

Chinese New Year 2016

Chinese New Year 2016

This richly illustrated theme consists of six lessons on Chinese New Year and a section on cross-curricular activities and ideas. A summary of the theme’s content can be seen in the index below. The theme is designed for cross-curricular teaching of all subjects--including literacy, reading, writing, spelling, role playing, science, geography, history, art and technology, music, math, dance and movement, and Circle Time. It was written primarily for lower-grade primary-school students, but it can be adapted and enriched for higher grades.The theme is based on United States grammar and spelling. As teacher, you are free to adapt spelling appropriate for any other curriculum. Some teachers may want to add or subtract material to or from the lessons or use fewer than six lessons. Please feel free to adapt the theme for your environment and location.Lesson Index1. Introduction and the Chinese Zodiac2. Calendars3. Lantern Festival4. Customs and Traditions5. Traditional New Year Foods6. Fifteen Days Of CelebrationCross-Curricular Ideas

By zenuzek

The world

The world

Introduce compass points, saying where things are and different Asian countries. This mixture of resources allows discussion of countries around China and how they compare/contrast. Videos and images sourced from the internet, not intended for commercial use, no copyright infringement intended.

By linboyuan