Learning objects Languages online: Chinese part 01: greetings

TLF ID M009706

This set of interactive activities from the Languages online resource encourages students to distinguish different aspects of greetings in Chinese. The activities cover different levels of politeness, using singular and plural forms, greeting at different times of the day and common responses to a greeting. Student skills practised include listening and matching, matching characters with Pinyin to audio and choosing the correct characters. Instructions in English, immediate feedback, hints and a glossary are provided for each activity, as well as resources for teachers including printable activities and flashcards.



Educational details

Educational value
  • This interactive learning resource is a valuable student resource for Chinese language teaching and learning in years 7 and 8 and supports the Communicating and Understanding strands.
  • The resource provides practice for students' listening comprehension with greetings and responses.
  • There are opportunities for students to recognise some basic characters.
  • Culturally specific values in greetings are demonstrated, and audio support, correct and incorrect feedback, glossaries and English translations of Chinese terms used in the resources are provided.
Year level

6; 7; 8

Learning area
  • Languages other than English

Other details

Contributors
  • Contributor
  • Name: State of Victoria (Department of Education and Early Childhood Devel
  • Organization: State of Victoria (Department of Education and Early Childhood Devel
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  • Address: VIC, AUSTRALIA
  • URL: http://www.education.vic.gov.au
  • Copyright Holder
  • Name: State of Victoria (Department of Education and Early Childhood Devel
  • Organization: State of Victoria (Department of Education and Early Childhood Devel
  • Address: VIC, AUSTRALIA
  • URL: http://www.education.vic.gov.au
  • Publisher
  • Name: Education Services Australia Ltd
  • Organization: Education Services Australia Ltd
  • Description: Publisher
  • Address: VIC
  • URL: http://www.esa.edu.au/
  • Resource metadata contributed by
  • Name: Education Services Australia Ltd
  • Organisation: Education Services Australia Ltd
  • Address: AUSTRALIA
  • URL: www.esa.edu.au
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Learning Resource Type
  • Interactive
  • Text
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