Tag Archives: China

Mrs Yang – Our new Chinese Language Assistant

I am really pleased to announce that Mrs Yang has joined us from Beijing, China. She arrived last week and has already started to teach our pupils Mandarin. The pupils will be learning to speak, write and read Mandarin. They … Continue reading

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China Calling

Miss Mullarkey is nearing the end of her week in Beijing, making links with our partner schools in China as part of the Connecting Calssrooms Project (funded by the British Council). Miss Mullarkey has kept us up to date with … Continue reading

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Connecting Classrooms – China

We have been successful in accessing funding from the British Council to take part in a project called ‘Connecting Classrooms’. Our project allows 3 primary schools in the UK to link with 3 primary schools in China. The three schools … Continue reading

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China Activity Days

  We have been very lucky to work with the Confucius Institute working from UCLAN in Preston.   We had 2 teachers come into school for 2 days and teach the children about China. We were very honoured to have our guests … Continue reading

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Chinese New Year – Nian

Legend of Nian The  first and most enjoyable is the story of Nian (Year “Nian” as in New Year –”Xin Nian”).  There was a monstor in ancient times with a body of a bull and the head of lion.  It … Continue reading

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Chinese New Year – 2012 Year of the Dragon

Hi. Anyone out there got any good ideas to help us celebrate Chinese New Year on the 23rd of Jan? This is one of the stories about how the 12 Zodiac signs came into being. This opens in a new … Continue reading

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Reflections on China Visit

I thought I knew about China. At least I knew what the country looks like when viewed through the filtering system of our own media, the news reports, website clips and newspaper articles. I also based my assumptions on memories … Continue reading

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Interested in the UK?

This is what Year 3 pupils thought might be of interest to pupils in China about our school, our locality and the UK. Year 3s what’s hot in the UK from Lever House Primary on Vimeo. Hello China – here … Continue reading

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Questions About China

These are some of the questions Year 6 wanted to ask about China. Questions about China from Lever House Primary on Vimeo. We have researched China and we have come up with the following questions we would like to learn … Continue reading

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China – impression

China Life from Lever House Primary on Vimeo. Here are a selection of photos I took whilst visiting Primary schools in China.They are a broad selection of photos to try to sum up life in China – from Beijing to … Continue reading

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