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DLI- Mandarin-1 (Period 0)

Instructor
Cecil Chee
Term
2019.20
Department
Foreign Language
Description
Portfolio:
Spring Semester:
1) Strokes Quiz on YOUR name - standard format
2) For each semester, keep the best 3 quizzes
 
 
 
Fall Semester:
1) Radical Tables
2) Grammar Notes
3) MAF Story-ComicStrip
4) 3 Character Rhyme
5) Questions - 2 sentences Answer
6) Strokes - Brown Paper
7) Family Rhyme
8) Song Lyrics with Translations
    Plus Lyrics Quiz
9) Pink Paper - Mid Term Verbal Questions
10) 2 sets of flash cars
11) All XC Projects - MAF visitations & Poem

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Due:

Classwork:
 Examples:  
1)玉鏡    ?            1)湖      2)台      3)閣       4)亭
 
2)三友   ?             1)湖      2)台      3)閣       4)亭
 
3)流水可為琴曲聼,好山須作畫圖     ?              1)觀     2)賞     3)看     4)讀
 
4) 流水可清心,    ?                   A) 芳山宜靜觀        B) 香淡遠清益
 
5) 哪個對: A)帶玉橋      B)橋帶玉       從)玉帶橋
 
(look for answers in the attachments)
 
6)這個部首怎麽念 “ ” (給拼音)?      Or ask for the translation
 
7)床前明月光,疑是地上     ?          A)雙      B)霜       C) 孀
 
8)那些年错过的大雨, 那些年错过的    ?   
 
Earlier Examples:

1) “”   的部首是什麽?

 2”   第三筆畫是那一畫?

 3”   一共有幾畫?

 4)用  “部首寫一個字

 5) 莫名其    ?     

Due:

Assigned on Feb 28:
Due Monday:
1) the 12 Q&A for your project - please refer to the sch HW website for example how to change and complete your questions
 
Due Tuesday:
1) Please see the attachments from 2 pages of WkBk:

Past Assignments

Due:

Assigned on Feb 25:
Game Project:  漢字游戲

Create/Write12 Questions in Chinese:

Turn in assignment to GoogleClassroom

4 questions from Huntington Library field trip

(you may use pictures from your trip)

3 questions from couplets, proverbs/poems, song

5Q from all /any characters that you learn

(such as strokes, radicals, errors etc)

Do not use the examples provided below

1) “”   的部首是什麽?

 2”   第三筆畫是那一畫?

 3”   一共有幾畫?

 4)用  “部首寫一個字

 5) 莫名其 ________

Due:

To prepare for your field trip to Huntington Library,
I am attaching the class document here for you to read further.

Due:

Assigned on Feb 18:
 
1) Write on one side of worksheet only
2) Write translations as well

Due:

Assigned on Feb 12
 
1) Quiz on Fri:
All characters on pg 84 and 86 and CNY strokes
 
2) HW- due Thurs
Write all sentences on on Pg 84- in standard format 1 time
Then write the same sentences 2 more times

Due:

Assigned: Feb 7:
Due Feb 12
 
1) Pg 95 WkBk Section22 (see attached doc)
    Translate all English paragraphs
 
2) Pg 90 WkBk - Section 10 (see attached doc)
Write short essay - minimum 90 characters

Due:

Assigned on Feb11:
 
1) Due Feb 12 - all essays and translations - pg 95  & 90 of wkbk
2) Writing Quiz on Fri - pg 84 & 86 & CNY strokes

Due:

Assigned on Feb 5:
 
1) Please memorize your English translations of 春節吉祥話
2) Classwork to be turned in tomorrow: Copy/Write Txtbk pg 83

Due:

Assigned Jan 31:
Reminder (Feb 4) -
 
1) Verbal Quiz - Wednesday - 吉祥食物
2) Due Wednesday - Writing Worksheet - 吉祥食物

Due:

Assigned on Jan 31:
 
1) Verbal Quiz - Wednesday - 吉祥食物
2) Due Wednesday - Writing Worksheet - 吉祥食物
3) See Attached Doc to complete worksheet

Due:

Assigned on Jan 29:
 
Bring Field Trip Document and Money
 
Please bring stapler and staples for our CNY craft tomorrow:
 
You may watch the video to get an idea how to make it. Hongbaos will be provided.

Due:

Assigned on Jan 29:
1) Please bring stapler (and staples if you bring the small stapler)
 
2) Watch this video and see how they make paper lanterns:
(copy and paste if you need to bypass school system)

Due:

Assigned on Jan30:
 
Classwork:
View the following video and make a angel fish:

Due:

Assigned on Jan 22:

Due Fri

 

HW: Pg 80

1) Write all sentences 3 times (the first time in standard format)

 

2) Write strokes for

  1. a) lawyer; b) doctor (yi1 only); c) hospital (yuan4 only)
  2. d) businessman (shang1 only); 

 

3) for tomorrow: find out your parents’ occupation

Due:

Assigned on Jan 23:
 
1) Bring food/CNY items for potluck tomorrow
2) Turn in HW that were assigned on Wed:

 -Pg 80 -Write all sentences 3 times (the first time in standard format)

- Write strokes for

a) lawyer; b) doctor (yi1 only); c) hospital (yuan4 only)
d) businessman (shang1 only); 
 

Due:

Assigned on Jan 15:
 
1) Flash Card Radical (#60-91) quiz on Fri - please study
2) Print & work on the attached practice quiz-
turn in on Fri

Due:

Assigned on Jan 14:
1) Write radicals #60-91 twice- in standard format
2) Radical Quiz - Friday

Due:

Assigned: Jan 13
 

HW:Create your own Radical tables -see

txtBk page 78, 67, 57,47, 37 Portfolio

(find Chinese  radical name on table)
Write pinyin for the English-name radical

Due:

 
Flash Cards #60-#91 from Radical Table due Thurs
Memorize 3 questions

Due:

Assigned on Jan7:
 
1) Make flash cards - #60-#91
(double sided, one character per card)

Due:

Assigned on Jan 6:
 

1) Write Strokes for your own names, Write full name 10 times on Half sheet of paper

2)) Name-Strokes Quiz tomorrow (standard format)

 – must know the meaning of each character

Due:

Assigned Dec 13:
 
1) Portfolio due on Monday - need folder/binder
2) Song Presentation Tues

Due:

Assigned on Dec 12:
1) Quiz tomorrow - (pg 70&74) of textbook
2) Submit portfolio  - latest Monday in
folders / binders

Due:

Assigned on Dec11

HW – NEED BINDERS/Folders FOR PORTFOLIO

1) Writing HW – Pg70-Teacher, #6-S, #7-S, #8-S, #15-S, #16-S;

Pg74- #3-S, #4-S, #8-S, #11-P, #12-S, #14-S

Write once in standard format, and another time  - regular characters

2) Writing Quiz (pg 70&74) FRI

Due:

Assigned on 12/10  

HW

1) Writing Quiz tomorrow – study for it

2) Portfolio submission tomorrow

Due:

G6 --Assigned on Dec 9

HW:

1) Write each of the following-turn in tomorrow-fill up the wksht  

  1. a) pg 50 -眼睛,嘴巴,鼻子,耳朵,短短的頭髮,他長什麽樣?
  2. b) Pg 54 – 長得矮矮的,圓圓的臉,胖,瘦,高,還沒上學

2) Quiz on Wed – on the above characters

3) Portfolio Submission on Tuesday

Due:

Assigned on Dec 6

HW:

1) Prepare Portfolio for Submission

2) XC-Project – Poem - see Dec2 HW postings

(please submit on Monday – enclosing in Portfolio)

3) Complete your Journal #1

Type & Submit to Google Classroom

Due:

Assigned on Dec 2:
HW:
1) TextBk -All characters – pg 60 & pg 66 
(Pg 66 has 2 sentences modification in 2nd paragraph)
Please write each character on pg 60- 3 times (once in standard format)
 
1a) Quiz tomorrow on above writing
2) See attached XC Project
3) See School HW Website for list of Portfolio Documents
4) Major Deadlines for the next 3 wks:
 

Fri, Dec 6 –  Portfolio Check

Tuesday, Dec 10 – Portfolio Submission (XC)

Wed, Dec 11 – Last Day to turn in late work, retake tests etc

Thurs, Dec 12 – Song Presentation

Wed, Dec 18 – Last Day of Semester – GAME Day

Due:

Assigned on Nov 21:
HW:
1) Go to Google Classroom & complete your
1 min Actions on Flipgrid - individual assignment
 
2) Potluck tomorrow & Song performance
Rubrics for tomorrow's performance (see below)

 

Criteria

 

 

 

Grade

Loudness

Clarity

Harmony & Unity

XC - Creativity

A

Appropriate loudness, Everyone memorized

Clear Voice, lyrics easily understood

Neat Actions, with energy & enthusiasm

 

Movement/Actions are meaningful and fluid,  Variety of actions

B

Uneven loudness, Some students did not memorize

Some students are not projecting their voice, unclear pronunciation

Some sparks but uneven performance

 

Average performance

F

Not audible, Singing was stopped halfway because the whole group did not memorize

Cannot understand lyrics

Disorderly or No Movements

No Actions or Poor Taste

 
3) For 8th Graders - Please refer to Google classroom for XC Project

Due:

Assigned on Nov 20:
HW
1) Complete your Practice Quiz - Lyrics
2) Lyrics Quiz tomorrow
3) Fri- Potluck & Song Presentation

Due:

Assigned on Nov 19:
HW:
1) Write all countries on pg 60 & 64 - in standard format,
5 times each
 

Due:

Assigned on Nov 13:
HW
1) Study for your Radical Quiz - set 2

Due:

Assigned on Nov 12:
HW:
1) Textbk: pg 21 - Write down the times.
If there are 2-3 ways to describe each time,
please write all of them
2) Radical Quiz - Thurs - 92-113

Due:

Assigned on Nov 7:
Reminder:
Bring your Flash Cards - the second set

Due:

Assigned on Nov 6:
HW:
1) prepare to sing and record - 那些年
2) Memorize until ....要赴女孩最後的約
3) When singing, you have to record
your profiles and not face one another. 
You cannot look into the laptop - to prove that 
you have memorized the song
Grades will be given this time
 
4) Any other student from other groups
caught in the video will have their points taken off

Due:

Assigned to Nov 4:
HW:
1) Retake Writing portion of MidTerm Test tomorrow
2) Practice writing/copying the worksheet
given out in class

Due:

Assigned on Oct 31:
HW:
1) Write each of the giant characters returned 
to you today -- 5 times
2) Make sure you follow the right strokes order
3) Mid Term retest - next Tuesday

Due:

Assigned on Oct 29:
HW:
1) Tomorrow, you will be recording your song till
"你一定比想像美" - please practice singing at home
 
2) Think of some hand actions and be ready to discuss
these with your peers before singing with these expressions
 

Due:

Assigned on Oct 28:
HW:
1) Redoing our MidTerm Test- Writing/Q&A sections
on Thurs/Fri
2) Practice for the above:
Write & SHOW the GIANT STROKES for the
following characters:(write once)
(pg54)   #6 thin, #4 short,
(pg50)   #5 Mouth, #8 Hair, #11 short
舅,   姨,  歲 (pg 30 #8)
弟,還,誰

Due:

Assigned on Oct 25:
HW:
1) XC - Are there any books you like to read?
We are setting up a Chinese books section in our library.
Search on the net & submit 2 titles along with the websites
 
Turn in these info to Google Classroom

Due:

Assigned on Oct 24:
HW:
1) MAke sure you have all flash cards
from #92 to #116 (except #114)
You Must have 2 characters for each radical if they appear on the list
Your principal may be here in class over the next few days
 
2) Study your flash cards
You will have the flash card challenge tomorrow
 
3) Practice singing-
You will be recording the first 8 lines
till 一定比想象美 next week

Due:

Assigned on 10/23/19:
HW:
1) Txtbk Pg 54 - Write all sentences 3 times
Characters only
2) Txtbk Pg 55 - Write tjhe dialogue once
Classwork:
1) Finish your Created Dialogue 對話
2) Take your laptop and
record your groups' memorized singing

Due:

Assigned on Oct 22:
HW:
1) bring your second set of flash cards
(from #92-#116)
2) You will be recording your song tomorrow -
practice singing your song today

Due:

Assigned on Oct 21:
HW:
1) Thanksgiving celebration Fri, Nov 22
2) Song Presentation on that day
3) Bring a couple of the your favorite Chinese reading bks
(or use internet to search for Chinese essay - 小學中文作文)
4) Prepare to use Chinese to tell me why you like them 

Due:

Assigned on Oct 18:
HW:
Go to Google Classroom & HAND-write your song verses: 13-20
You will be singing/presenting your song on Monday
 
 

Due:

Assigned on Oct 17:
HW:
1) Read the questions on pink paper issued in class
and practice answering these questions
with 2 sentences for the Verbal Test tomorrow
2) Copy verses 13-20 of song -那些年- due Monday
3) On Monday, you will sing without paper
(all verses before chorus  那些年錯過的大雨)

Due:

Assigned on 10-16:
 
No HW 
Speech Test tomorrow- Practice answering questions with 2 sentences

Due:

Assigned on Oct 14:
HW:
 
1a) Test on Tuesday, Wed, Thurs
1) Write the following characters 5 times each (follow the STROKES):
(pg54)   #6 thin, #4 short,
(pg50)   #5 Mouth, #8 Hair, #11 short
舅,   姨,  歲 (pg 30 #8)
弟,還,誰
 
2) Make sure you follow the strokes (on the brown sheet)
because they will be in the test tomorrow
Test will be on Lesson 1,2,3,4, Radical (Test),
Fill in the Blanks (FITB), Answering Question,
Rearrange characters to make sentences,
Translation

Due:

Assigned on Oct 11:
HW:
 
1) Chinese Test on Tues/Wed/Thurs - 
on Unit 1- Unit 5
2) Includes pinyin, strokes, radicals, fill in the blanks,
re-ordering of characters in the sentence, Q&A, 
Grammar
3) Study the worksheet issued in class today
 

Due:

Assigned on Oct 10:
HW:
1) strokes for (pg54)   #6 thin, #4 short, 
2) Write 9th - 12th verses for "那些年“ song

Due:

Assigned on Oct 9:
HW:
1) strokes for (pg50)   #5 Mouth, #8 Hair, #11 short
2) Write 5th - 8th verses for "那些年“ song

Due:

Assigned on  Oct 8:
HW:
Write the first 4 verses of “那些年”

Due:

Assigned on Oct 7:
HW:
 
1) Use Brown Paper to write your strokes/radicals for:
a) 爺    b) 爸     c) 舅     d) 姨
 
2) Memorize your Family Rhyme -
Tomorrow is your last day to present
 
3) Bring a picture of your family

Due:

Assigned on Oct 3:
HW:
1) Writing Quiz tomorrow - pg 40 -every character
2) Write every character 3 times (one time in standard format)
Do not repeat
 

Due:

Assigned on Oct 2:
HW:
1) Write Strokes on Brown Paper: 弟,還,誰
2) Pg 40 - TxtBkWrite sentences 3 times each: #9, #12, #15
3) Writing Quiz on Fri - Pg 40

Due:

Assigned on Oct 1:
HW:
1) Write both Q & A for Txtbk - pg 39

Due:

Assigned on 9/30:
HW:
1) Copy all questions on pg 35 (portfolio)
2) Complete your Rhyme "artwork"

Due:

Assigned on Sept 27:
HW:
Decorate (rewrite) your 8 line Rhyme on a paper. 
No line-paper please

Due:

Assigned on 9/26:
HW:
Memorize Family Rhyme on pink paper

Due:

Assigned on Sept 25:
HW:

TextBk: Pg 37 Section 5 -Rhyme #2

Create 4 more lines to make it a more interesting Rhyme, and write out the whole 8 lines rhyme

 

Due:

Assigned on Sept 24:
HW:
1) Review the strokes worksheet - make sure all strokes number, and the radicals are correct. Please write radicals and strokes in standard format.

Due:

Assigned on Sept 23:
HW:
1) complete the strokes and radical worksheet - write strokes,radicals (both in standard format) for all characters. Use at least 2 colors but no red please

Due:

Assigned on Sept 19:
HW:
1) Writing Quiz - MAF 百樂餐 - Food
2) Write all Quiz characters 3 times in standard format
Plus strokes & radicals (3 times as well)
3) rewrite 餛飩  húntún

Due:

Assigned on Sept 18:
HW:
1) Bring your Flash Card Challenge Sheet - raffle tomorrow
2) Practice writing the following 5 sets of characters in standard format:
炸餛飩,葱油餅,冰淇淋泡芙
 
3) Writing Quiz on Friday - MAF- 百樂餐食物 (strokes and radicals for 3 characters) 
and standard format for every phrase

Due:

Assigned on Sept 16:
 
HW:
1) Write one Chinese word/phrase for every line on the pink writing paper - 中秋節百樂餐 - in standard format

Due:

Assigned on Sept 12:
 
HW:
1) Bring snacks for MAF celebrations
2) Complete drawings on the brown MAF paper
 
 

Due:

Assigned on Sept 11:
 
1) Use pencil and write lightly on the rectangles of the 中秋節 brown paper -- describe what you want to draw in each of the 6 rectangles to make a MAF story (like a comic book)

Due:

Assigned on Sept 10:
No HW today

Due:

Assigned on Sept 9:
 
HW: Study for your 1st set Radicals Quiz - Given 24Radicals, you write pinyin and English meaning
 
2) Go to Google Classroom and log in using code:  agcdu

Due:

Assigned on Sept 6:
 
No HW today but
 
1) visit recommended locations for XC project - celebrate MAF if you want

Due:

Assigned on Sept 5:
 
HW:
 

1) Strokes for 年級, 阿姨 plus radical, plus 5 times each character - see textbk pg 34

2) Write sentence and phrases 5 times: 你今年上幾年級? , 寫日記, 日曆,  小名.

The first time is to be in standard format

Due:

Assigned on Sep 4:
 
HW:

Study your first set of Flash Cards - get ready for Flash Cards Challenge tomorrow.

Due:

Assigned on Sept 3:
 
HW:
1) Make flash cards for all pinyin on Textbk - Pg 9 ( Section A & B)
2) Use different colors to differentiate between Radical flash cards and Pinyin Flashcards
3) Study first 24 Radicals for the Challenge Game

Due:

Assigned on Aug 29:
 
HW:
Make Flash Cards from Radicals table - #92 to #113, #115 & #116 

Due:

Assigned: Aug 29
 
HW:
1) Write strokes and radicals (in standard format)  for 晚 (pg 24 of textbook)  and 差(pg 20)
Then write each character 5 times
 
2) Make Flash Cards from Radicals table - #92 to #113, #115 & #116 --- Sept 3
 
3) Verbal Quiz tomorrow

Due:

Assigned Aug 28:
 
HW:
1) Write Strokes for the following: 刻,點,零,分
2) For the above characters - write 5 times for each characters, and once in standard format for the radical
3) Bring flashcards to class tomorrow

Due:

Assigned Aug 27:
 
HW:
1) Write 5 times - 中午十二點見
2) Write strokes and radicals (in standard format) for the following character: 祝,出 - then write each character 5 times
3) Textbk Pg 25 - On the blue map given in class, locate the 5 remaining cities - use arrows and write name of cities in characters

Due:

Assigned on Aug 26:
 
HW
1) Write 5 times - 我們幾點見?
2)Write strokes and 5 times for 快樂
3) Make flashcards for 24 radicals - minimum size of each flashcard is 1.5inches square. - Due Wednesday

Due:

Assigned on Aug 23:
 
No HW

Due:

Assigned on Aug 22:
 
1) Quiz on Fri - TxtBk - Lesson 1&2 (Vocab - 生詞 - Pg 1,5,10,14) - All characters and Pinyin
2) Quiz will also cover Radicals and Strokes on the Following characters:
a) 萬  b)個  c)是  d)好  e)朋  f)友  g)號  h)幾  i)星  j)期  k)今 l)昨  m)明
 
3) Bring ALL Homework to class for submission tomorrow
 
HW- Txtbk 1 - Pg 14 - Vocab - 生詞 - Write/Copy each character/sentence 7 times in pinyin and Chinese character

Due:

Assigned on Aug 21:
1) Quiz on Fri - TxtBk - Lesson 1&2 (Vocab - 生詞 - Pg 1,5,10,14) - All characters and Pinyin
2) Quiz will also cover Radicals and Strokes on the Following characters:
a) 萬  b)個  c)是  d)好  e)朋  f)友  g)號  h)幾  i)星  j)期  k)今 l)昨  m)明
HW- Write the above characters on Worksheet given in class

Due:

Assigned on Aug 20:
 
1) Quiz this Fri on Lesson 1 & 2 ALL vocabulary - 生詞 - see Textbk 1 pages 1,5,10,14 (all pinyin & characters, and selected radicals and strokes - to be confirmed over the next 2 days)
 
2) HW: Write in standard format the times that appeared on Textbook - pg 21: a,b,c,d,e,f
3) HW: Draw the corresponding clock-time for the above times

Due:

HW Assigned Aug 19:
 
1) Copy  Textbk 1 - 课文 - pg 12
2) Textbk - pg 13 - Write 3 different questions based on Calendar 

Due:

Assigned on Aug 16:
 
1) Use yellowbridge.com to write strokes on worksheet characters issued in class
2) In addition to 號,碼,幾,點,write 電,子,郵 (you2),件(jian4) - strokes plus the radicals -  5 times for each character

Due:

Assigned on Aug 18:
HW:
1) Bring your Flash Card Challenge Score Sheet
2) Write the following characters five time each in standard format:
冰淇淋泡芙,炸混沌,薯片,葱油餅
3) Writing Quiz - Friday - MAF - 百樂餐食物 (strokes & radicals-3 characters)
plus all other characters in standard format

Due:

HW Assigned on 8/14:
1) From Chinese 1 Txtbk - pg 28, #8 - 活動, copy all characters shown in standard format (that means with pinyin, characters, and English translation).
 
2) Use line paper to write, make sure that each character is at least 3 lines tall.
 
3) Make 2 sentences using any (or combination) of these characters - the characters used should not be repeated in the other sentence.

Due:

1)  Create a Chinese name for your class and write it down on a standard notebook paper. Please include pinyin and English translation as well..

Due:

HW Assigned 8/13:
Memorize Rhyme from Chinese Txtbk 1 - pg 5. You will be asked to recite the rhyme in class.