2017 Video Contest Winners

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Authentic Speaking Task

Place Teacher School Grade Video
1st Place K–5 Xianxian Cascella Glenwood Landing School, Glenwood Landing, NY 5 Pay a Visit to My Friend
1st Place, 6–8 and Middle School Division Winner Rosemary Firestein Mattlin Middle School, Plainview, NY 7 New Student Joins Our Chinese Class
2nd Place K–5 Marissa Coulehan The Dalton School,
New York, NY
1 Cooking Show
3rd Place K–5 Roxsi Robles Sea Cliff Elementary,
Sea Cliff, NY
4 How to Meet Spanish Speaking Friends

Dance

Place Teacher School Grade Video
1st Place Xiaxian Cascella Glenwood Landing E.S., Glenwood Landing, NY 5 Chinese Fan Dance
2nd Place Helen Jung Judy Jacobs Parkway School, Plainview, NY 4 Chinese Ribbon Dance
3rd Place Marissa Coulehan The Dalton School,
New York, NY
K Chloe – Merengue, Flamenco y Tango

Language Advocacy

Place Teacher School Grade Video
1st Place K–5 Xianxian Cascella Glenwood Landing School, Glenwood Landing, NY 3 We Study Mandarin

Poetry Recitation

Place Teacher School Grade Video
1st Place and Elementary Division Winner Wei Huang Glen Head Elem. School, Glen Head, NY 3 Ode to the Goose
2nd Place Marissa Coulehan The Dalton School,
New York, NY
1 La cucaracha y el grillo
3rd Place Carmen Berg North Shore Elem. School, Glen Head, NY 5 The Lion (Un León)

Song

Place Teacher School Grade Video
1st Place 9–12 and High School Division Winner David Strauzer Garden City HS,
Garden City, NY
12 Dans Un Bois Solitaire
1st Place K–5 Roxsi Robles Sea Cliff Elementary,
Sea Cliff, New York
3 La Bamba
2nd Place, K–5 Xianxian Cascella Glenwood Landing School, Glenwood Landing, NY 1 What’s in Your Backpack?
3rd Place K–5 Wei Huang Glen Head Elem. School,
Glen Head, NY
3 The snail and the oriole birds

Tongue Twister Recitation

Place Teacher School Grade Video
1st Place Xianxian Cascella Glenwood Landing School, Glenwood Landing, NY 3 Mouth and Leg
2nd Place Helen Jung Old Bethpage Elem. School,
Old Bethpage, NY
4 Chinese tongue twister – Do you know?
3rd Place Jennifer Coniglio Lloyd Harbor School,
Lloyd Harbor, NY
5 “Cinco Ratoncitos”