In my grade-3 语文 textbooks, we find lists of new characters which appear in the accompanying essay, such as the following:
I'm curious as to what what Chinese students actually do with this. I assume they're practiced, but beyond that I'm not sure. (I'm also unsure as to why there are two distinct but overlapping lists of characters.)
Question: What do Chinese students do with the lists of new characters in 语文 textbooks?
When I encounter them, I just acknowledge them and not much else.