• CHINESE I PACING GUIDE SY 2010-2011

    SEMESTER I

    Quarter

    Category

    Themes

    Vocabulary  & Contents

    Grammar

    Culture

    1

    Personal Life

     

    Greetings&  Introductions

     

    Greeting and leave taking.

    Nationality ( where are you from?)

    Countries and origins

     

     

    Introduction of pinyin

    Formal & informal forms of address

    Subject  pronouns

    Question words

    Different forms of address for people of differing ages, social or professional status.

    Geography & brief introduction of Chinese speaking countries

     

     

    Basic Counting

    Count 1-10

     

    Introduce What

     

     

    Classroom Expression

    Classroom instruction/commands

     

    Please

     

     

    Family Life

    Family

     

    Family members ;

    Pets

    Friends/Peers

    Comparison

    Discuss family tie in Asia region and responsibilities from each family member of a traditional Chinese family.

     

    Physical Descriptions & Personality

    Vocabularies related to physical & personality descriptions.

    Discuss stereotype on physical attribute.

    Adjectives to describe people

     

    Discuss traits of famous people from Chinese culture

    Discuss cultural stereotypes based on physical descriptions

     

    2

    School Life

    Number ,Calendar , Time

    Number in hundred, thousand, ten thousand

    Days of the week

    Months of the year

    Time of the day

     

     

     

     

     

    Introduce

    When

     

     

     

     

     

    Manner of counting with hands and fingers

    Important holidays & celebration in China

    Chinese New Year/Mid autumn Festival

    Chinese Zodia

    Continued from SEMESTER I

     

Last Modified on September 2, 2010