Assignments

Lesson 22 Assignments
1. Speaking:
自我介紹-Introduce yourself: Now that you have completed a second semester of Chinese, use your newly acquired skills to tell me something about yourself (up to 20 pts extra-credit)

The recording function is currently not available. Make sure you are familiar with the vocabulary and skills covered by in this activity. In lieu of submitting an audio recording you will be required to present all, or portions of this assignment in class.

(0 pts) due: Monday, Nov 28th
2. Writing:
Write each character at least 12 times, or complete the the entire page for an additional 10 points.
(10 pts) due: Wednesday, Nov 30th
3. Exercises:
  1. Homework 22-1: Complete homework handout home22-1.pdf
    (20 pts) due: Monday, Nov 28th
  2. Homework 22-2: Complete homework handout home22-2.pdf
    (20 pts) due: Wednesday, Nov 30th
  3. Stroke Order Activity: Complete this activity for a total of ten points.
    (0 pts) due: Wednesday, Nov 30th
4. Online Activities:
生詞EC-HW - Complete multiple versions of the vocabulary quiz from lesson 22 for 10 extra points for each additional quiz completed up to 50 points.
(0 pts) due: Monday, Dec 5th
5. Cultural Questions
The following questions relate to the cultural section of this lesson. Generally you will be able to find the answers by reading your textbook. You can write the answers on the back of your calligraphy, or other homework sheet.
  1. Name three classical Chinese novels. Include the names of their authors and in which century they were written.
  2. For extra-credit (5pts) write the name of one of the novels in Chinese characters and pinyin.
(2 pts) due: Monday, Dec 5th
6. Classroom Activities:
  1. Label locations - Use vocabulary from lesson 22 to label an object with common position words.
    date: Wednesday, Nov 16th
  2. 我的臥室 - 你的臥室在你的房子哪兒?
    date: Monday, Nov 28th
  3. 你旁邊是誰? -
      Answer some of the questions below:
    • 你旁邊是誰?
    • 你前邊是誰?
    • 你後邊是誰?
    • 你左邊是誰?
    • 你右邊是誰?
    date: Monday, Nov 28th
  4. Sentence Scrabble - Scrabble challenge: Make sentences using randomly selected vocabulary items. Each new sentence must connect through a common Chinese character with previous sentences.
    date: Wednesday, Nov 30th
  5. Vocabulary Concentration - Build two-character words using sets of character cards.
    date: Monday, Dec 5th
  6. 古波的宿舍 - Read the short passage about Gubo's dormitory in lesson 22 of your text and answer the questions on the Quia website at https://www.quia.com/quiz/133633.html
    date: Monday, Dec 5th
7. Tests and Quizzes:
  1. 哪一個房間? - Guess which room is being described? Two extra-credit quiz points to describe a room, and for each first correct guess.
    date: Wednesday, Nov 30th
  2. Vocabulary Quiz - Vocabulary matching quiz on selected vocabulary from lessons 21-22.
    date: Wednesday, Nov 30th
  3. 生詞EC-Test - Complete multiple versions of the vocabulary quiz from lesson 22 for one extra point for each additional quiz completed up to five points.
    date: Monday, Dec 5th
  4. 生詞EC-Attendance - Complete multiple versions of the vocabulary quiz from lesson 22 for one extra point for each additional quiz completed up to five points.
    date: Monday, Dec 5th
  5. Final Oral Examination -

    Present a dialogue with one or two of your classmates. Use a dialogue from one of the lessons covered this semester as a base. You can make changes to include additional vocabulary and grammar from different lessons. You can make the presentation in class, or submit a video presentation.

    Please see the Presentation Rubric for grading guidelines.

    date: Wednesday, Dec 7th
  6. Final Examination from 10:15AM - 12:15PM -
    date: Wednesday, Dec 14th
  7. Final Project -

    Final written projects should be a one-page essay (15-20 complete sentences) about you, your family, and your house, or a transcript of an interview with a native speaker.

    You can type your write your essay, or interview transcript.

    Please submit a rough draft in class for review before submitting final paper.

    The final project is due the day of the final examination.

    The best essays will be submitted for consideration in the Asian and Asian American Studies annual Chinese Essay Contest during the spring semester.

    date: Wednesday, Dec 14th