AIM Entry Routine

Translation

Han zi (Characters)

Pinyin

Ready, start! 预备,开始 Yubei, kai shi
Class begins 我们上课了 Wo men shang ke le
We listen to the teacher 我们听老师 Wo men ting lao shi
We look at the teacher 看老师 Kan lao shi
We speak Chinese 我们说汉语 Wo men shuo han yu
Not English 不说英语 Bu shuo ying yu
We make gestures 我们做动作 Wo men zuo dong zuo
Play games 玩游戏 Wan you xi
Sing, dance 唱歌,跳舞 Chang ge,tiao wu
Tell storie 讲故事 Jiang gu shi

What’s Your Name?

What’s Your Name?  by Groovi Pauli and friends

Pinyin

characters

English

nǐ jiào shen me ming zi 你叫什么名字 What’s your name
wǒ de péng yǒu 我的朋友 My friend
nǐ jiào shen me ming zi 你叫什么名字 What’s your name
nǐ shì shéi 你是谁 Who are you
nǐ hǎo, wǒ jiào (insert name) 你好,我叫__________ Hi, my name is_______.
nǐ hǎo, wǒ jiào________ 你好,我叫__________ Hi, my name is_______.

1. Listen to the song

2. Sing the song individually or in pairs

3. Grade 3/4: write the lyrics in the Mandarin book and fill in the blanks with your name(s).

Grade 5/6: in groups or pairs, make up a song about asking names. 

4. practice your singing and prepare a presentation next week.