Level Three

Vocabulary Keys
Key of ਕੁੱਕੜ ਅਤੇ ਕੁੱਕੜੀ ਸ਼ਬਦਾਵਲੀ
Key of ਿਤੰਨ ਮੱਛੀਆਂ ਸ਼ਬਦਾਵਲੀ
Key of ਸਬਜ਼ੀ ਵਾਲਾ ਸ਼ਬਦਾਵਲੀ
Key of ਮਿਹਨਤ ਦਾ ਮੁੱਲ ਸ਼ਬਦਾਵਲੀ
Key of ਕਦੇ ਝੂਠ ਨਾ ਬੋਲੋ ਸ਼ਬਦਾਵਲੀ

April 16, 2016

Japji Sahib Vocabulary(1-5)
1. Write a short essay on ” Vaisakhi” ( Khalsa Day) in English and Punjabi both.
[Note: Your essay should have an Introduction, Content and then conclusion(Closing
Introduction: What is the significance of Vaisakhi for Sikhs,
Content : Why and How do we celebrate Vaisakhi? Describe little bit about the various
activities that you participate on this special day.
Conclusion: What is the value of this day for you and how does that effect your life and people
around you?
2. Write a 50 words Paragraph about ” ਮੇਰਾ ਪਰਵਾਰ ” , “ਮੇਰੀ ਮਨਪਸੰਦ ਖੇਡ” in Punjabi.

1. Japji Sahib Vocabulary( Pauri 3,4,5)+ Line meanings( Pauri 4,5 in same pattern as last time)
2. History questions Guru Arjun Dev ji.
3. Paragraph on ” ਮੇਰਾ ਪਰਵਾਰ ” or “ਮੇਰੀ ਮਨਪਸੰਦ ਖੇਡ” in Punjabi.

April 2, 2016

1- Complete the Homework attachment (Homework Part A – due April 9th).
2- Complete Guru Arjun Dev ji History Questions.

Quiz Material:
1- Homework attachment ( Make sentences and translation of ਮੁਹਾਵਰੇ).
2- History Questions.
3- Japji Sahib Pauri 4, 5 line meanings (ਜਪ ਜੀ ਸਾਹਿਬ (ਪਉੜੀ ੪,੫)).

March 12, 2016

1. Complete the attached file: Japji Sahib Pauri 2, 3 (Japji Sahib Pauri 2, 3 Questions)
2. Write a short skit by using Punjabi idioms Page 75.

Attached file: Japji Sahib Pauri 2, 3 + Vocabulary (ਜਪੁ ਜੀ ਸਾਹਿਬ(3))

March 6, 2016

1. History questions Page 69-70 ਗੁਰੂ ਰਾਮਦਾਸ ਜੀ.
2. Make Sentences of the Punjabi Idioms ( ਮੁਹਾਵਰੇ) Page 75.

Quiz Material:
1. History Question: ਉਸ ਔਰਤ ਦਾ ਨਾਮ ਦੱਸੋ ਜਿਸ ਨੂੰ ਇੱਕ ਗੁਰੂ ਦੀ ਪਤਨੀ. ਇੱਕ ਗੁਰੂ ਦੀ ਮਾੰ, ਦਾਦੀ ਅਤੇ ਪੜ੍ਦਾਦਾਦੀ ਹੋਣ ਦਾ ਮਾਣ ਪਾ੍ਪਤ ਹੈ ? ਇਨਾਂ ਗੁਰੂਆਂ ਦੇ ਨਾਮ ਅਤੇ ਉਹਨਾਂ ਨਾਲ ਰਿਸ਼ਤਾ ਲਿਖੋ I
2. ਗੁਰੂ ਰਾਮਦਾਸ ਜੀ Vocabulary (ਗੁਰੂ ਰਾਮਦਾਸ ਜੀ Vocabulary Worksheet).
3. Punjabi Idioms Meanings.

February 20, 2016

ਜਪੁ ਜੀ ਸਾਹਿਬ
1. Complete the homework sheet on Japji Sahib. (Homework Sheet)
2. Prepare the assigned Path for Bonus credits due in the beginning of the class of March 05, 2016.

Quiz Material:

1. Read and memorize the attached Japji Sahib Vocabulary. (Jap Ji Sahib Vocabulary)
2. Jap ji Sahib Homework sheet.

February 13, 2016

1. Read ” Means of Transportation ” vocabulary. Imagine your self in a scenario when you have to reach certain place for example your school, Harmandir Sahib, or Antarctica. What combination of means of transportation you would have used during your journey. Write your experience in punjabi.
2. Write your reflection about the various qualities of Waheguru as explained in the Mool-mantra of Jap ji Sahib.  Describe in your own words how can one connect with Waheguru. How does reciting and understanding  Mool-Mantar inspire you?
3. Read a story and bring 8 new words. Update your Reading log.
4. Update and get signed your  Path log. Targeted bani should be completed ( fluent recitation partially with/without Gutka) by the end of February for Bonus credit for the final exam. Students doing Jaap Sahib are exempted from this deadline.

Quiz Material:
1. Page 5 Vocabulary.
2. Page 40 Vocabulary.
3. Guru Amardaas ji Vocabulary.

4. History Questions pages 66, 67

Feburary 6, 2016

We had only 2 kids in our last class due to which we couldn’t move further but reviewed our previous work.
1.  Homework will remain the same AND
 2. For quiz Prepare Jap ji Sahib Mool – Mantar word meanings and its  short explanation in your words , in addition to the other quiz material last posted.
3. Five credit points will be added to your quiz total for no less than the COMPLETED homework. ( same applies for rest of the quizzes)
4. ਪਾਠ log must be updated with next  pauris duly checked and signed by parents. The targeted Bani should be completed by the end of this month which will earn you bonus points towards your final exam.
5. 15% of the cumulative scores of your 2nd semester quizzes will comprise the equivalent portion of the final Exam Score.

January 23, 2016

1. Complete ਪ੍ਰਸ਼ਨ ੧ (੧-੫) , ਪ੍ਰਸ਼ਨ ੭ of the story : ਆਪਣੇ ਕੀਤੇ ਦੀ ਸਜ਼ਾ .
2. Complete ਜਪੁ ਜੀ ਸਾਹਿਬ sheet 1( Mool Mantar )  word meanings and line meanings. (ਜਪੁ ਜੀ ਸਾਹਿਬ)
3. Update your reading log and bring 8 new words in your notebook.
4. Update your Path Log.
Quiz Material:Feb 6, 2016
1. Essay in Punjabi : ਗੁਰੂ ਅਮਰਦਾਸ ਜੀ ਨੇ ਸਮਾਜ ਭਲਾਈ ਲਈ ਕਿਹੜੇ ਕੰਮ ਕੀਤੇ ?           (Repeat)
2. ਪ੍ਰਸ਼ਨ ੧ (੧,੨) of the story : ਆਪਣੇ ਕੀਤੇ ਦੀ ਸਜ਼ਾ (Reading Comprehension )
3. Dictation : memorize words in ਪ੍ਰਸ਼ਨ ੩, ੭ on page 3 of the story ਆਪਣੇ ਕੀਤੇ ਦੀ     ਸਜ਼ਾ 
4. ਆਪਣੇ ਕੀਤੇ ਦੀ ਸਜ਼ਾ Vocabulary sheet. (Vocab Sheet)

January 16, 2016

1. Write a short one page essay on ਗੁਰੂ ਅਮਰਦਾਸ ਜੀ ਨੇ ਸਮਾਜ ਭਲਾਈ ਲਈ ਕਿਹੜੇ ਕੰਮ ਕੀਤੇ ?( Question 8, Pg 67)
2. Complete all the history questions Pg 66-67.
3. Read and memorise Vocabulary from ਗੁਰੂ ਅਮਰਦਾਸ ਜੀ ਸ਼ਬਦਾਵਲੀ

Quiz Material:
Essay in Punjabi : ਗੁਰੂ ਅਮਰਦਾਸ ਜੀ ਨੇ ਸਮਾਜ ਭਲਾਈ ਲਈ ਕਿਹੜੇ ਕੰਮ ਕੀਤੇ ?

December 5, 2015

See homework assignment: Level 3: Dec 5th Homework (Due on 12/19)
Reminder: Midterm is December 12th.

November 21, 2015

1. Complete the Homework File for the class of Nov 21st. ( Note: credit points will be given for 100% right answers). Submit this sheet in the beginning of the class. Pls refer to the previously e-mailed Grammar file attachment for understanding the contents(ਅਵਿਕਾਰੀ ਸ਼ਬਦ) that were covered during this week’s class.

2. Prepare the 1st draft of your short-story project due Dec 05, 2015.( Note: Credit points will be given). However Dec. 12, 2015 is the  submission date for the final draft. Your final story project should be submitted in a file-folder. You can use this online link for punjabi dictionary                                http://www.dic.learnpunjabi.org/default.aspx
3. Read Nouns and memorize its definition and types of noun in Punjabi. Your answers in
english will be marked as ZERO even if they are correct during Midterm Exam. Answers must be given in punjabi.
4. Practice Noun and Pronoun identification from the stories ਮਿਹਨਤ ਦਾ ਮੁਲ , ਕਦੇ ਝੂਠ ਨਾ ਬੋਲੋ।
5. Prepare for Midterm according to the instructions given in Midterm Study Guide (Level 3).

Dec 05 Class will be your review class. Therefore you are encouraged to bring any ……any question that you are concerned about . Write down your questions in your notebook so that you do not forget to ask during the review class.

You will be informed of your Quiz average marks soon and will be advised accordingly if  you will need to give a Make-up test on Dec 05 to improve your GPA.

November 14, 2015

1- Read Adjective Page 11( Grammar key ਕਦੇ ਝੂਠ ਨਾ ਬੋਲੋ) Make five sentences using  any Adjective word.
ਵਿਸ਼ੇਸ਼ਣ ਪੜ੍ਹੋ ਅਤੇ ੫ ਵਾਕ ਬਣਾਓ.  http://www.sikhgurdwara.com/education/gurmatpunjabi-class/level-three/ ਇਸ ਲਿੰਕ ਵਿੱਚ Grammar File ਮੌਜੂਦ ਹੈ।
2- Complete page 50 of your textbook.( ਪੰਜਾਬੀ ਪੁਸਤਕ Level 3)
3- Complete the attached homework file (HomeworkNov 14- Grammar)
4- Read a story from Sikhi Santhawali and search 8 new words and share with the class. Update your reading log.
5- Memorize the next 2 pauri’s. Update your ਪਾਠ log and get it signed by your parent.


Quiz Material:
1-HomeworkNov14: Grammar file contents
2- Grammar Key ਃ ਕਦੇ ਝੂਠ ਨਾ ਬੋਲੋ
3- Four History Questions  from Page59-60: ੫,੬,੧੧,੧੪ and from Page62-63ਃ ੧,੨,੩,੭  of your textbook.
November 7, 2015

1)Read Pronouns, understand the definition and types of pronouns and complete the exercise sheet on page number 9 of the new e-mail attachment of GrammarLevel3 2015-2016.

Use the stories ਮਿਹਨਤ ਦਾ ਮੁਲ , ਕਦੇ ਝੂਠ ਨਾ ਬੋਲੋ. You can do this part in your notebook as well.

2)Based on my observation during your Nov 7 quiz most of you were struggling with Noun questions. I strictly expect you to memorize the definitions in Punjabi including the types of nouns. So you will be tested again. I hope that you will not make me do this again unless if you are having some difficulty in understanding the content! Read nouns please.
3)Read ਰਿਸ਼ਤੇਦਾਰੀਆਂ and do the corrections on page 43 of your textbook and discuss with your parents. Memorize them. ਪਰਿਵਾਰ (Relationships)
4)Read ਇੱਕ ਸਾਲ ਮਨਜੀਤ ਦੇ ਨਾਲ. This short story is comprised of the vocabulary taken from Weather(Page 38, 39) and ਸਾਲ ਦੇ ਬਾਰਾਂ ਮਹੀਨੇ(Page 53). Memorize weather vocabulary.Write 10 sentences by using any of the vocabulary words from Weather Page 38, 39.
5)Update your ਪਾਠ logs with the assigned pauri and have them signed by your parents.
6)Update your reading log. Bring 5 new words and share with the class.
Quiz Material:
1) Definition of Noun, Pronoun, types of nouns in Punjabi. Identification of Pronouns from the given passage.
2)Weather Vocabulary.
3) Relationships from Page 43.

October 24, 2015
No class October 31st. Next class in on November 7th, 2015.

1- complete the reading comprehension questions of ਕਦੇ ਝੂਠ ਨਾ ਬੋਲੋ.(Repeat)
2- complete history questions from Guru Angad Dev ji. (Repeat)
3- complete page 43 of your textbook.(New)
4- Read Pronouns, verbs & adjectives for reading assignment of the week.(New).
5- Read & understand the Weather vocabulary pages 38,39.(New)
6- write all the noun words from the story ਕਦੇ ਝੂਠ ਨਾ ਬੋਲੋ in your note book.(new)
7- memorize the next 2 pauri of the assigned path and update your Path logs. You will be orally tested during your next class.

Quiz Material:
1-Same as listed during last homework except that it will NOT BE  multiple choice.
2-Noun definition in punjabi, types and noun word classification from given the choices of random words.

October 17, 2015

1- Complete the Noun Exercise page from the handout given in the class. These Grammer sheets have been previously e-mailed to you.
You can print the page if you were not present in the class. Level 3 Grammar
2- Complete the Noun column of the blank sheet given to you from the story ਮਿਹਨਤ ਦਾ ਮੁਲ. Write 10 nouns.
3- Complete the history questions after reading ਗੁਰੂ ਅੰਗਦ ਦੇਵ ਜੀ from your textbook.
4- Read the story ਕਦੇ ਝੂਠ ਨਾ ਬੋਲੋ.
5- Practice the next 2 pauri’s of the assigned ਪਾਠ according to your level, update your ਪਾਠ log and get it signed by your parents.
6- Read a story from ਸਿਖੀ ਸੰਥਾਵਲੀ, write the title into your reading log and get it signed by your parents. Write 8 new words from the story into your notebook. Understand/discuss their meanings in context with the story and share it with the class. We will continue doing this for rest of the semesters.
Quiz Materials:
1- Learn Nouns, definition, types and examples from the passage taken from  story(ਮਿਹਨਤ ਦਾ ਮੁਲ).
2- Question 5 of ਪ੍ਰਸ਼ਨ ੧(ਕਦੇ ਝੂਠ ਨਾ ਬੋਲੋ).
3- History Questions ਗੁਰੂ ਅੰਗਦ ਦੇਵ ਜੀ (Multiple Choice)
4- Vocabulary words-meaning from the story ਕਦੇ ਝੂਠ ਨਾ ਬੋਲੋ on page 11-12 of your textbook.

October 10, 2015

– Key for ਮਿਹਨਤ ਦਾ ਮੁੱਲ ਸ਼ਬਦਾਵਲੀ  is above. There is be a quiz on this story
– Read for 30 minutes
– Paath according to your level
– Be sure to fill in your reading and paath logs

October 3, 2015

1- You are required to complete all the history questions of the Guru Nanak Sakhi on Pages 58, 59, 60 .
Study Guide: ਗੁਰੁ ਨਾਨਕ ਦੇਵ ਜੀ
2-  Read the story ਕੁੱਕੜ ਅਤੇ ਕੁੱਕੜੀ and finish Questions on Page 14
3-  Memorize the next pauri of the ਪਾਠ assigned according to your level. Get your log signed by your parents.
4-  Read one story from ਸਿੱਖੀ ਸੰਥਾਵਲੀ and update your reading log and get signed by your parents.

Quiz Material
1- Vocabulary Key of ਕੁੱਕੜ ਅਤੇ ਕੁੱਕੜੀ.
Key of ਕੁੱਕੜ ਅਤੇ ਕੁੱਕੜੀ ਸ਼ਬਦਾਵਲੀ
2- History Questions Guru Nanak Dev ji Sakhi.

September 19, 2015

Next class will be on October 3rd, 2015.
Homework from Sept 19th, 2015 class is as follows

1- Complete all the questions of the story “ਜੋ ਹੁੰਦਾ ਚੰਗੇ ਲਈ ਹੰੁਦਾ ਹੈ”
2- Complete all the questions of the story ਸਬਜ਼ੀ ਵਾਲਾ
3- Write Recipes for Lemonade and Chatni(Sauce)
4- Update your Reading log( Read 2-4 Pages at least from the book given during this class: Sikhi Santhavali-1)
5- Path log:Memorize the next Pauri of the assigned Path according to your level and bring in the updated Path log.
October 3rd, 2015 Quiz Material:
1- Memorize vocabulary sheets on Page 8, 34
2- Memorize Vegetables Page 36
3- Brief answer to the questions:
“ਜੋ ਹੁੰਦਾ ਚੰਗੇ ਲਈ ਹੰੁਦਾ ਹੈ”  ਦਾ ਕੀ ਭਾਵ ਹੈ and
From “ਤਿਨ ਮਛੀਆਂ” ਕਹਾਣੀ ਅਤੇ “ਜੋ ਹੁੰਦਾ ਚੰਗੇ ਲਈ ਹੰੁਦਾ ਹੈ” ਕਹਾਣੀ , ਪਹਿਲੀ ਮਛੀ ਅਤੇ ਬੰਤਾ ਸਿੰਘ ਦੇ ਚਰਿਤ`ਰ ਵਿਚ ਕੀ ਸਮਾਨਤਾ ਹੈ

September 12, 2015

  • ਤਿੰਨ ਮਛੀਆਂ page 23-24 questions
  • Memories the pg 25 vocabulary.
  • Complete Page-52.
  • Memorize Jap ji sahib 1st five Pauriyan & fill the ਪਾਠ log.
  • Homework log Read Guru Nanakdev ji on page 57 of the booklet ( we will do the questions in class)

September 5, 2015

  • Write four words each for ਿਬੰਦੀ, ਿਟੱਪੀ, ਅਧੱਕ
  • Write ten sentences (be sure to include all the maatras)
  • Read for ten minutes each week (Fill in Punjabi Reading Log)
  • Paath Memorization according to your level (Fill in Paath Log)