Plainview-Old Bethpage Central School District

Mandarin Chinese - Grade 2

                  Grade Level Expectations                            

 Girl boy

View the Course Calendar for Grade 2 here: Course Calendar-Grade 2

At the end of Grade 2 students will be able to:


·Participate in simple greeting conversation:

o  “How are you?”

o  I’m fine. Thank you.”

·Name the places of interest in China:

o  Great Wall of China, Yellow River, Yangtze River, Beijing, Shanghai, Mount Everest.

·Name Thanksgiving vocabulary

o  Turkey, pumpkin pie, corn, apple, grapes and potatoes

·Compare Thanksgiving with Moon Festival in China

·Name and identify body parts:

o  Face, stomach, back, knee, fingers, legs and arms

·Apply basic vocabulary on fruits to express their likes and dislikes

o  Apples, strawberry, orange, watermelon, banana, pear, pineapple, grapes and peach



·Understand the story of the 12 zodiac animals and tell their animal sign