1st year student speaking: April 9

Student: 10th grader, no previous Chinese experience or background

Class: 100% TPRS 1st year Chinese class, 21 students, 10-11 graders

Task: Draw a multi-panel cartoon without any language on the page, and tell the story to the teacher. Total preparation time, including drawing: 10 minutes. No notes allowed during test. (Student of Terry Waltz.)

Students could use a drawing to organize their thoughts to tell their story.

Students could use a drawing to organize their