Mandarin

Welcome to the Mandarin Chinese class, taught by a visiting instructor through the University of Scranton and the Taiwanese government.  Mandarin is taught to all the students at Howard Gardner.

Practice writing your Chinese characters online:

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Chinese Fruit Song – for Primary (Chrissi’s) Class


Chinese New Year Song – for all students


Wish you a Merry Christmas – for Primary 2 class

Christmas Jingle – for 4th, 6th, & 8th grade students


Mandarin song for Halloween


Mandarin chant for Thanksgiving


Vote for the Smithsonion Zoo’s baby panda name:

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2012-2013 Mandarin Class Resources

“Mr. Wang has a farm” for students in Pre-Primary classes


“Monkey’s One Week” for students in Primary through Senior classes.


“Chinese New Year Song” for students in all grades


“Mandarin Christmas & New Year Song” for students in: Intermediate, Upper, & Senior

“Mandarin Jingle Bell song” for students in: Pre-Primary


“Chinese Zodiac Story” for students in: Primary, Intermediate, Upper, & Senior

“Chinese Zodiac Song” for students in: Primary, Intermediate, Upper, & Senior

“Characters of the Chinese Zodiac” for students in: Primary, Intermediate, Upper, & Senior


“Colors,” for students in: Primary, Intermediate, Upper, & Senior

Download “Colors” PowerPoint file

“Pets,” for students in: Pre-Primary & Primary


“Monkey’s Whole Week” PowerPoint presentation for Primary, Intermediate, Upper, & Senior classes

Download PowerPoint practice file

“Good morning, good afternoon, & good night” PowerPoint presentation for Pre-Primary & Primary students to practice with:

Download PowerPoint practice file

Chinese Happy Birthday song for students in: all classes.



Chinese number song for students in: all classes.

Mandarin – Chinese Number Song Lyrics