MANDARIN CHINESE 1
Available to Grades 9-12
This introductory Novice Low level Mandarin Chinese class is designed for students with no previous knowledge of Mandarin Chinese. It introduces the Pinyin Romanization system, simplified forms of Chinese characters, basic grammar patterns, and functional everyday expressions within the context of Chinese culture. Students use the language within a limited context of vocabulary and basic structures to build skills in listening, speaking, reading and writing.