Lesson Plan

Chinese College Entrance Exam

Learn about the Gaokao
Objectives

1. Have a basic understanding of the history of the Chinese College Entrance Exam

2. Recognize the basic format of the Chinese College Entrance Exam. 

3. Be familiarized with the educational system behind China that promotes the Chinese College Entrance Exam.

 

Subjects
Social Studies
Grades 12
All Notes
Teacher Notes
Student Notes

1 1. Learn the History of the Chinese College Entrance Exam

Show newsletter about the history of Gaokao.

Student Instructions

Listen to the presentation.

2 2.Learn about the basic format of the Chinese College Entrance Exam.

Activity: Presenting

Give out samples of previous Gaokao exams and present the main subjects of the Gaokao.

Student Instructions

Look at the samples and listen to the teacher.

3 3.Learn about the educational system behind China that promotes the Chinese College Entrance Exam.

Play the video and present own knowledge on subject.

Student Instructions

Watch video and listen to teacher present.

4 4.Learn about the preparation students go through for the test.

Activity: Presenting

Present information based on personal experience.

Student Instructions

Listen to teacher.

5 5. Give out some sample questions from previous tests.

Activity: Other — Give out samples.

Pass out samples of previous Gaokao tests.

Student Instructions

Try the questions on the sample tests.