Welcome to the Confucius Classroom at Lone Mountain Elementary School
...a comprehensive Mandarin Chinese language and culture K-6 program
Happy New Year!
To celebrate the Chinese New Year, the 6th graders were able to attend a Chinese Acrobatics performance at STMS. Have a look at this 2,000 performing art from China that requires complete integration of mind and body.
Thanks to ASU Confucius Institute for hosting a performing arts troupe from Tianjing University (the oldest university in China). The perfromance was a Spring Festival Gala called The Melody of Harmony. (Below)
Kindergarten students receive 2 20-minute classes a week.
Grades 1-6 receive 2 30-minute classes a week.
OUR VALUABLE PARTNERSHIPS
MEET YOUR MANDARIN CHINESE TEACHER AND SPECIALISTS
Min Wang or "Wang Lao shi" (teacher saluation) comes to us through a partnership that we have with our own ASU's Confucius Institute. She is a Mandarin Chinese Specialist and will be assisting our local teachers in delivering this fascinating language and culture. Her Master's Degree in China is Teaching Chinese as a Second Language and she has worked with kinder through college level students. She enjoys Traditional Dance, Tai Chi, Caligraphy and making Chinese Knots.
See Newsletters for Ms. Wang's classes below...