Learning to cook Chinese food

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During our food unit, my Chinese students learned to express our likes and dislikes for food in Mandarin with various activities like games, skits and writing original songs.  Here is a short video of an original song written by a student.



We also learned to cook Chicken Chow Mein 鸡丁炒面.  Before we started cooking, we learned important cooking vocabulary in Mandarin.  After we cooked the food, each student made a little book in Chinese with step by step instructions on cooking this dish.




Students were involved in every aspect of cooking.  Look how hard they are working!


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This is what the noodles looked like before and after!  Yummy!