Secondary Mandarin resources: holidays, travel and tourism

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TRADITIONAL CORMORANT FISHING IN YUNNAN CHINA - CAN IT SURVIVE

TRADITIONAL CORMORANT FISHING IN YUNNAN CHINA - CAN IT SURVIVE

This unit stands alone. It is provided to assist teachers with a unit that has a proven student interest level. It can support UK Curriculum Key Geography stage 3 locational and place knowledge or Australian Curriculum Year 10 Place and inland water study. It can also add to the study of sustainability/impact of change affecting traditional lifestyle. As a traditional lifestyle/culture cormorant fishing has be mainly an activity carried out by family groups. The training and and ownership of cormorants have been handed down through generations. In more recent times younger generations have, at times, been enticed away from this activity. Other larger fishing operations using different methods have intruded. This unit takes students on to Lake Erhai, Dali in South-west China to witness this traditional lifestyle and to find possible answers. Flexibility of approach is possible as you project and discuss the visit by photographic evidence and text material. Realising that you may not be able to provide hard copies of the descriptive pages it is suggested that you project the colour pages on screen and use these as a resources to promote class discussion. The final question/summary page is provided as an attachment page in colour and in black and white. Join the excursion on to the lake but don't stand up in the boat.

By KPolkinghorne

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 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

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

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

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

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

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