Ma Liping grade II Course Description
(Summary) Ma Liping Chinese textbook is designed for students who already understand the spoken Chinese and wish to learn it as a heritage language. It focuses on listening, speaking, and reading, with writing as a secondary priority for the child to achieve the required reading level. The second grade textbook is divided into 4th, 5th, 6th three volumes. There are 13 lessons in this textbook. Each lesson is followed two to four extra reading materials. There are 505 new words, 195 of them are required writing.
(Basic part) Eleven lessons will be taught in 24 weeks. Six lessons are planned to be taught in fall semester and other seven lessons in spring semester. In the class teacher will teach the meaning and application of all new words, lead the students to understand the text, introduce multi-tone words, multi-meaning words and PianPang, and briefly introduce some Chinese culture and history. The words learned from the first grade will be reviewed also.
(Student request) This course requires students to recognize, read and grasp those new words. It also requires the students to construct some of the characters into words, words into sentences and read the text skillfully.