特別的生日卡片 A Special Birthday Card
Devin: Lily’s birthday is almost here. I want to give a special card to her.
Dad: Do you want to draw a card?
Devin: My classmate says I can use the computer to make a card. Can you teach me how to do that?
Dad: You can choose a card on the Internet. What kind of design do you want?
Devin: I want a design with a cake, candles, and balloons.
Dad: I’ve finished choosing one. Do you want to write some well-wishes on the card?
Devin: I want to write “I wish you a Happy Birthday and happiness every day.”
Dad: OK, I’ll help you type it. Lily should be very happy to receive this card.
去遊樂園玩Going to the Amusement Park
May: Last week I went to the amusement park. Have you all gone before?
Joe: I’ve gone many times, and this year I went again.
May: What do you all think is the most fun?
Joe: I like the carousel. Going up a little while then down a little while is really fun.
Tony: I like the bumper cars. Bumping over and over again is fun
May: I think the Ferris Wheel is the most fun, but when I arrive at the top it’s a little scary.
Tony: Are you afraid to go on the roller coaster? That is even scarier!
May: I don’t dare. It’s too fast. When I hear someone else screaming, I get nervous.
文化週 Culture Week
Teacher: Next week is Culture Week. What do you all want to introduce?
Lily: I can bring a brush pen and teach everyone how to write calligraphy.
Tony: I want to introduce Taiwanese snacks. I’ll ask my mom to help me make fried vermicelli.
Devin: I can really play the diabolo. I’ll do a diabolo performance for everyone.
May: I want to teach everyone how to use chopsticks to pick up beans.
Devin: Besides the Chinese yo-yo, I can kick a shuttlecock too. I’m awesome at kicking the shuttlecock.
Teacher: Excellent! Everyone goes home and do a good job preparing.
Joe: I can’t do anything. What should I do?
May: No problem, you can just pick up beans with chopsticks with me.
我的鄰居 My Neighbor
Lily: I heard you moved? Is your new home far from school?
May: It’s a little far from school. I moved to No.100, Gong yuan Rd.
Tony: There’s a park near your home?
May: There’s big park, just in front of my home. Next to my home is housing.
Lily: Do you know your neighbors?
May: I know the neighbor on our right side. They have two children and a bird.
Tony: Well then, do you know the neighbor on your left side?
May: The housing on our left side is really old. No one lives there now.
我們來玩吧 Let’s Play
May: Class is over. Let’s go outside the classroom and play!
Devin: How about we play hide and seek?
Tony: I can never find you all. That’s no fun. Let’s go play on the slide.
Lily: I don’t dare play on the slide, because it’s too high.
May: Last week we just learned the chinese yo-yo. Today let’s practice a little!
Joe: I don’t want to practice the chinese yo-yo. Let’s jump rope and see who can jump the longest.
May: Well then, let’s play rock-paper-scissors to decide! Rock, paper, scissors!
Devin: Haha! I won! Today let’s play hide and seek!
東明生病了Tony’s Sick 老師： 東明，你怎麽了？爲什麽 趴在桌子上？ Teacher: Tony, what happened to you? Why are you lying down on your desk? 張莉： 老師，東明說他身體不舒服，好像生病了。 Lily: Teacher, Tony says he feels uncomfortable. It seems like he got sick. 老師： 東明，你的臉有點紅，可能是發燒了。 你什麽時候開始覺得不舒服？ Teacher: Tony, your face is a little red. You may have a fever. When did you start feeling uncomfortable? 東明： 早上的時候就有點不舒服，現在喉嚨痛， 頭也很痛。 Tony: This morning I felt a little uncomfortable. Now my throat hurts, and I have a headache too. 老師：： 我想你是感冒了。你先休息一下， 我給你媽媽打電話。 Teacher: I think you’ve caught a cold. Go rest first, and I’ll call your mom. 心美： 老師，我的肚子很痛，很想吐。我想去上厠所，可以嗎？ May: Teacher, my stomach hurts. I really want to vomit. May I go to the bathroom? 張莉：老師，我陪心美去。 Lily: Teacher, I’ll accompany 老師： 東明，等一下你媽媽會來接你，帶你去看醫生。 May. Teacher: Tony, in a moment your mother will come pick you up and take you to see a doctor.
聖誕節快到了 Christmas Is Coming
Devin: Ahh! There are a lot of people today. It’s not normally like this.
Mom: Christmas is just next month. Everyone here is shopping.
Vivian: Mom, look. That Christmas tree is pretty!
Dad: We have to buy some colorful lights to hang on the window. What presents do you want this year?
Devin: I want a toy car. Will Santa Claus give me one?
爸爸：如果你聽話，聖誕老人就會送給你。 Dad: If you do what you’re told. Santa Claus will give you one.
Vivian: I want to buy a doll, and also a card to send to Grandpa and Grandma
天氣變涼了 It’s Gotten Cold
Hello? Grandma, I’m May. How are you?
您那裡的天氣變涼了嗎？Has the weather gotten cool over there.
I’m very well. The temperature here is about 18 degrees (Celsius).
很涼快。你那裡呢？It’s quite cool. How about over there.
It’s started to snow over here. It’s really cold!
差不多是零下三度。Pretty much 3 below zero.
You should wear a little more clothing. Don’t catch a cold.
I don’t like winter. It’s extremely cold!
希望春天快點來。I hope spring can come a little faster.
Spring here quite warm, but it often rains.
Summer is still better. It’s more comfortable.