Chia-Ying Chung


Welcome to Chinese Class

Chung Lao Shi

NIHAO!I am the Chinese teacher at Lewis Mills High School.
I can be reached at ChungC@region10ct.org

Please check Microsoft Teams for class information

Why Learn Chinese?

  1. China is one of the world’s oldest and richest continuous cultures, over 5000 years old.
  2. China is the most populous nation in the world, with 1.28 billion people.
  3. One fifth of the planet speaks Chinese. Mandarin Chinese is the mother tongue of over 873 million people, making it the most widely spoken first language in the world.
  4. In addition to the People’s Republic of China and Taiwan, Mandarin Chinese is also spoken in the important and influential Chinese communities of Indonesia, Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, Brunei, the Philippines, and Mongolia.
  5. China is the second largest economy in the world.
  6. China is one of largest trading partners of the United States.
  7. Many US companies do business in China and have long-term investments there.




REGION 10 MISSION STATEMENT

Regional School District #10 provides a safe and respectful learning environment to promote academic excellence and personal growth. 

We work collectively to cultivate the skills and knowledge of our students to create inquisitive learners, innovative leaders, and responsible citizens.