Projects - Ammy Chau
Ammy Chau teaches Chinese at Millennium High School in Lower Manhattan. She currently teaches Mandarin I, II, and III. Each class averages 20-30 students, with the majority non-heritage students.
Previously Ammy taught Chinese Native Language Arts at the Henry Street School for International Studies. She holds a master's degree in Teaching Chinese from NYU and New York State Certification in Teaching Chinese.
Ammy presented these projects at Project DCLT's December 18 forum.
Newspaper Front Page Project
"Amazing Story for Chinese Characters" Project
In this group project, students create a children's story for simple Chinese characters they have already learned. The story is written in English with characters and illustrations. Guidelines, rubric and sample projects are available below.
In addition, Ammy shares this general rubric for Oral Presentations: