Zhongshuge Yangzhou - Yangzhou, China

Curriculum & Resources

Everyday Mandarin's forte is its engaging lesson plan focused on strengthening verbal fluency and confidence.


Lesson Plan

Our lesson plans focus on 2/3 weeks per chapter for Beginner Level 1 & 2.
For Intermediate and Advanced levels, students learn 1 chapter a week.



Day 1

Day 2

Day 3

Day 4


Week 1



History/ Culture

Practice and Review

Group Role Playing/


Week 2



Performing Arts/ Multimedia/ Technology

Practice and Review

Group Role Playing/


Week 3




Review/ Test

Group Role Playing/



FSK & Sunset ES Class Curriculum

Teachers at FSK & Sunset ES use the YCT textbook & workbook series based on the Youth Chinese Test. The curriculum created by The Confucius Institute (Hanban) is focused on encouraging foreign students to learn Chinese and improve their Chinese language proficiency.



Tobias ES Curriculum & Class Levels

Beginning Level 1 - for students with no Mandarin experience. Focusing on tones, Pinyin, getting comfortable listening and speaking Mandarin 

Intermediate Level 1 -

Book 1, 2

Advanced Level 1 -

Book 5, 6

Beginning Level 2 - for Level 1 graduates and students who have attended Mandarin preschools or speak Mandarin at home. Reinforce Pinyin, begin writing characters

Intermediate Level 2 -

Book 3, 4

Advanced Level 2 -

Book 7, 8


Mandarin Textbook

About the ZhongWen Textbook - http://web.hwjyw.com/textbooks/introduction/zhongwen/200709/t20070906_6091.shtml

Download the Textbook as a PDF -  http://web.hwjyw.com/textbooks/downloads/zhongwen/


Additional Mandarin Reading

Suggested Reading - https://pace.libib.com/i/everyday-mandarin