CSL

Chinese as a Second Language (CSL) is offered to non-Chinese speaking students who have no prior knowledge of the language and Chinese is not spoken at home. The Beginner Level (CSL 1 & 2) will focus on the basics of Mandarin pronunciation, beginner conversation, reading and writing Chinese characters. Chinese culture and customs will also be introduced. The Intermediate Level (CSL 3 & 4) continues to improve on communication skills through vocabulary building, reading and writing Chinese characters.

 

年级 教材 课程介绍
CSL1 《快乐儿童华语》第一册 学生年龄在五岁以上,没有中文基础的学生。采用《快乐儿童华语》教材,使学生达到熟练准确地阅读课文、记住句型、运用所学过的句型对话;结合课文教授相关的汉语拼音和简单的笔画。
For children 5 years and older and with no background in Chinese. Use “My First Chinese Word” textbook. Learn Pinyin romanization system, simplified Chinese characters, basic sentences, rudimentary dialogues,  and characters writing.
CSL1 《快乐儿童华语》第二册 学生年龄在七岁以上,完成《快乐儿童华语》第一册的学习。采用的教材是《快乐儿童华语》第二册,使学生达到会读、会写会用本册中学过的字和词语;熟练准确的阅读课文,并将学过的句型应用在日常生活中。
For children 7 years and older and completed “My First Chinese Reader” Volume 1. Use “My First Chinese Reader” Volume 2. Students will build on what they have learned and move onto more extensive reading and writing. Students are also expected to apply what they learn to communicate better.
CSL3 《快乐儿童华语》第三册 学生年龄在七岁以上,完成《快乐儿童华语》第二册的学习。本年级采用的教材《快乐儿童华语》第三册,使学生达到能认、读、写所学过的近200个左右的字和词语,并会应用其中的常用词语; 能使用所学过的简单的陈述句、疑问句和否定句。达到《标准中文》第一册中文水平的同学,通过测试可以选择进入普通中文班学习。
For children 7 years and older and completed My First Chinese Reader Volume 2. Use My First Chinese Reader Volume 3. Students will read, write up to 200 Chinese characters and will be able to use them in daily life. Students will learn simple sentence making, form questions and negative sentences. Will be placed in Standard Chinese class upon passing the final exam.
CSL4 《快乐儿童华语》第四册 学生年龄在八岁以上,完成《快乐儿童华语》第三册的学习。本年级采用的教材是《快乐儿童华语》第四册,使学生能熟练掌握和应用已学过的24个句型。 达到《标准中文》第二册中文水平的同学,通过测试可以选择进入普通中文班学习。
For children 8 years and older and completed “My First Chinese Reader Volume 3″. Use “My First Chinese Reader Volume 4″. Students will master 24 sentence patterns which puts them at the same level of the “Standard Chinese” Level 1, Volume 2. Will be placed in Standard Chinese class upon passing the final exam.
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