Category Archives: Mandarin

5C Email China

As part of their Computing learning this term, 5C have been finding out about e-communication and the composition of emails. Thanks to Holbeach’s links with the Shengxi Elementary School in Chengdu, China, the class have been able to use their … Continue reading

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Mandarin – Numbers

In Mandarin, we have been learning how to write the numbers.

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Mandarin – Pets

In Year 4, we have been learning the names of all of the pets in Mandarin.    

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Chinese New Year Celebrations – Kung Fu Workshop

After our amazing Chinese New Year Assembly, we had the opportunity to take part in a Kung Fu workshop. Our teacher David explained that Kung Fu should be used responsibly and never used to hurt our friends. He then taught … Continue reading

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This week in 4F, we have been perfecting the Big Grey Wolf song. Watch the videos of us practising in class and you can practise at home. As well as this, this week we were playing games about the parts … Continue reading

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In Mandarin this week we have been learning a new song. We are also learning the Chinese symbols for lots of new words. Don’t forget to use Languagenut this weekend to practise what you’ve learned! Languagenut  

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Chinese New Year Assembly

       As part of our curriculum to inform the children about different cultures and religions we held a special Chinese New Year assembly on Thursday this week. The assembly included a performance from Joanna, a professional Chinese opera musician. … Continue reading

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