Fourth Grade
Here are the themes we are going to study in Fourth Grade:
  • Pinyin - One Pronunciation System to read Chinese Characters
  • Writing - Basic Chinese  Strokes
  • Numbers, Days of the Week, Months of the Year, Time (Where We Are In Place and Time)
  • Money; Trip to China (Sharing The Planet)
  • Chinese Inventions (How the World Works)
  • Chinese Festivals and Holidays (How We Express Ourselves)
  • Greeting and Self-Introduction Phrases for going through customs

Focusing on these themes, you should be able to understand (listening and speaking) when someone is telling you about these topics:

  • Numbers, Days of the Week, Months of the Year, Time
  • Money,  some Cities in China
  • Chinese Festivals and Holidays
  • Greetings and Self-Introduction Phrases
Students will continue to practice pinyin throughout the academic year.

Student will learn to recognize and write Chinese characters.