Theme 4

Theme 4: August to October

The main focus in this Theme is on health and wellbeing. With this in mind, the following areas are studied in detail:

  • The face and body
  • Saying what’s wrong with you at the doctor’s
  • Taking advice from the doctor
  • Describing ways to stay fit and healthy
  • Smoking, alcohol and drugs
  • Food and drink

At the end of this Theme, pupils complete a transactional talking assessment in which they are required to play the part of a patient seeking advice from a doctor in China or in a Chinese-speaking country.