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  1. 1. College Park ElementaryThird grade (and 2/3 combo)Back to School Night Presenter: Ms. Chau aka Zhou Laoshi
  2. 2. Agenda 6:30~7:05  General information for homeroom  Mandarin instruction  Math instruction at homeroom period 7:10~7:30  Mandarin / English 2nd rotation
  3. 3. Daily Schedule: First Period 8:13~10:15: Mandarin Instruction Second Period 10:35~12:35: English Instruction Homeroom Period 1:25~2:45: Math and enrichment classes
  4. 4. About Ms. Chau Born in Taiwan, immigrated to USA in 1996 California multiple subjects credential, BCLAD Mandarin Past experience:  Middle/High school Mandarin teacher: Tamalpais high school, Highland Christian school  Charter school teacher: Ocean Glove, FAME  Elementary school Mandarin Immersion teacher: Starr King Present:  College Park 3rd grade Mandarin immersion teacher  Stanford University World Language Project--Instructor  Mandarin immersion consultant, curriculum writer, coach, trainer and conference presenter
  5. 5. Ms. ChauTeaching philosophy each child is an unique individual who needs a secure, caring, and stimulating atmosphere grow and mature emotionally, intellectually, physically, and socially providing an environment that is safe, supports risk-taking, and invites a sharing of ideas Three elements 1. the teacher acting as a guide, 2. allowing the child’s natural curiosity to direct his/her learning 3. promoting respect for all things and all people
  6. 6. Rigor
  7. 7. Rigor Ms. Chau, Mandarin Ms. Hemp, English
  8. 8. Rigor Ms. Chau, Mandarin Ms. Hemp, English
  9. 9. Family HandbookGeneral Information College Park Behavior Expectations Volunteers School-wide programs Homework, Planning, and Organization Grade Level Content Standards: Conferences and Report Cards Behavior Management
  10. 10. Family HandbookMandarin / Math Mandarin Curriculum Mandarin/Math homework police Strategies and Tips for Homework support Mandarin Homework translation Trimester 1 Characters List No homework pass
  11. 11. Mandarin Curriculum Thematic Unit Approach  Intergraded multiple academic disciplines into one unit study  Project based learning  Aligned with California Content Standards ACTFL Standards: Language Proficiency Guideline Third Grade Chinese Language Art:  Reading: reading comprehension, expository text, fluency  Writing: journal, letter, narrative/descriptive writing  Speaking: formal presentation
  12. 12. Mandarin Curriculum  Third Grade ThemesTheme 1 Theme 2 Theme 3 Theme 4 Theme 5 Theme 6My Personal Geography Citizenship/ Heroes and Structures ChangesProfile and Social Famous Universe Relationships People  Second Grade ThemesTheme Theme Theme Theme Theme Theme Theme1 2 3 4 5 6 7All About Parts of Places to Countries & Describing Living ShoppingSchool Our Day Go Languages; People & Things Holidays & Objects Traditions
  13. 13. Math Curriculum Mathematical Thinking  Problem Solving  The Problem Solver curriculum used in GATE classes at College Park  Creative Problem Solving in School Mathematics curriculum used by MATH OLYMPIAD  Logical thinking exercises (abstract concepts and number theory)  Singapore Math  Critical Thinking Press  Spatial Awareness (including geometry and measurement) Arithmetic Processing  Basic skills and operations  Accuracy and precision with increasing time efficiency
  14. 14. Ms. Chau Website URL:http://my- Passcode: CPMI3G
  15. 15. Volunteer sign-up Room Parent / PTA Room Rep Art In Action Computer Assistant Administrative Tasks Scholastic Book Orders Homework folder Field Trip chaperons
  16. 16. Q&A