Curriculum

Electives

Elementary School Chinese I

Offered to Grades 3-5
1 year (Middlebury Interactive Languages)

This introductory Chinese course provides a fun and interactive introduction to the Chinese language. The content for each unit is based on an authentic story, myth or legend from Chinese culture. Although the course focuses on vocabulary acquisition, basic grammar principles are intuitively grasped through stories, games, activities and assessments. In addition, students learn to perform simple tasks in connection with each unit's theme.

In this course, students will:

  • Become comfortable with the sounds and rhythms of Chinese
  • Learn simple Chinese characters
  • Begin to read, write, speak and listen for meaning in Chinese
  • Learn more about Chinese culture

Progress View in Ignitia

Because this course is offered through a third-party curriculum, the course assigned in Ignitia will not reflect the correct percentage complete if viewed from the parent portal or the student's Ignitia account.

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Grades 3-5: Chinese^, French, German^, Spanish (Middlebury) $750 per semester
$1,250 per year
Grades 6-8: Chinese^, French, German^, Latin^, Spanish (Middlebury) $750 per semester
$1,250 per year
Grades 9-12: Chinese^, French, AP French^, German^, Latin^, Spanish, AP Spanish^ (Middlebury) $750 per semester
$1,250 per year

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