Enthuse, Excite, Engage: Nurturing Confident Writers
Evergreen Secondary School

Writing well is a valuable skill with tremendous positive impact upon the learning of the Chinese Language. To allow students to master this skill, Evergreen Secondary School CL teachers has created a comprehensive framework to help scaffold this learning process. It is known as the “Yummy Compo(sition) Menu”, and comes in three sections; namely, Appetizer, Main Course and Dessert. Each section encompasses one domain of composition writing. In each domain, the different skills for writing are distilled into individual, actionable items.

The Menu allows teachers to differentiate and customize the skills required for each student and thus level up their writing skills.competencies. This learning experience allows students to become more confident in the use of the Chinese Language.