About eReading & eWriting Sample Assignments

Learning foreign languages depend on listening, speaking, reading, and writing, all of which are necessary to accomplish language-learning goals. Our eWrite Chinese Program is targeted specifically towards reading and writing. Below are some of our sample reading and writing assignments for beginner and intermediate levels.

Beginner Reading Assignment Sample:R02-07

R02-07 “I Love My Young Sister” is author Danna Li 's work, written at age 8. The essay is four paragraphs long and contains 283 characters. A short glossary of 20 new characters and phrases have been added to reduce the difficulty of reading and aid comprehension. Students need to answer 8 questions, each with three possible choices. In addition, various exercises are provided to strengthen the reader's vocabulary, grammar, etc.

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Beginner Reading Assignment Sample:R03-09

R03-09 “The Red Chair” is author Lin Na's work, rewritten from English. The essay is six paragraphs long and contains 845 characters. A short glossary of 24 new characters and phrases have been added to reduce the difficulty of reading and aid comprehension. Students need to answer 10 questions, each with three possible choices. In addition, various exercises are provided to strengthen the reader's vocabulary, grammar, etc.

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Beginner Writing Assignment Sample:W02-05

W02-05 I love my little pet This is a modeled essay about animals. The instructions allow students to use their previous essays, as well as any pets they currently own, as inspiration for the essays they wrote. Other than a suggested vocabulary list, the instruction provides a four-part guide in both Chinese and English.

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Beginner Writing Assignment Sample:W03-01

W03-01 Piggy Bank is a object description essay. The instructions provided a few pictures about piggie banks and 6 potential essay topics. The most helpful for students are four detailed, Chinese/English guidelines.

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Intermediate Reading Assignment Sample 1:

R05-18 Black Nose

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R06-17 Tongtong's Piano Teacher

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W05-14 Description -An ethnic lady

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W06-10 Blind & Qilin

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