Discovering Chinese Textbook


Customer Reviews

Based on 4 reviews Write a review
Regular price $23.95

Discovering Chinese is a set of textbooks specifically designed for beginner-intermediate level students, grades 6 through 12, who are learning Chinese in non-Chinese speaking communities. It consists of Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3 and Volume 4View our Discovering Chinese Online Curriculum here. The online curriculum is available in both simplified and traditional Chinese. An interactive app optimized for the iPad is available here


Each volume contains 12 lessons with the following features:
- A spiral-up, step-by-step approach that reinforces and builds upon material from previous lessons, and emphasizes speaking and comprehension.
- A comprehensive selection of characters and sentence patterns.
- Highly-relevant topics with daily, useful vocabulary, covering school, family, daily life, sports, etc.
- Vivid illustrations, detailed cultural and grammatical introductions.

Click here to download a sampler of the first 3 lessons in this series. The Discovering Chinese sampler includes the scope and sequence for the entire 4-volume series, the textbook, workbook, worksheets, and teacher’s guide materials for the first 3 lessons in Discovering Chinese Volume 1.

 

Discovering Chinese:
Textbook   Workbook   Online Subscription   CD-ROM   Audio CD

DC iPad App

Material for teaching and additional exercises:
Teacher's Guide   Worksheets & Writing Exercises   Assessment Pack

For homeschooling use: Discovering Chinese Starter Kit        Discovering Chinese Teacher Pack

Volume 1 Simplified 

 

Item Code: BK000203M
ISBN Code: 978-962-978-242-9
Publisher: Better Chinese
School Grade: Middle/High
Level: Beginner
Number of Volume: 1 of 4
Lesson/Volume: 12

 

Volume 1 Traditional 

 

Item Code: BK000215
ISBN Code: 978-1-60603-004-2
Publisher: Better Chinese
School Grade: Middle/High
Level: Beginner
Number of Volume: 1 of 4
Lesson/Volume: 12

 

Volume 1 Chapters

 

1. Hello!   你好!
2. What Is Your Name?   你叫什么名字?
3. How Old Are You?   你多大?
4. What Is Your Nationality?   你是哪国人?
5. I Go To Dahua High School  我去大华高中
6. I Love My Family   我爱我的家
7. Where Do You Live?   你住在哪里?
8. What Date Is Today?   今天是几月几号?
9. What Day Is It Today?   今天是星期几?
10. What Is in The Classroom?   教室里有什么?
11. I Like Fruits   我喜欢吃水果
12. What Do You Want To Eat?   你想吃什么?

Volume 2 Simplified 

Item Code: BK000206M
ISBN Code: 978-962-978-245-0
Publisher: Better Chinese
School Grade: Middle/High
Level: Beginner
Number of Volume: 2 of 4
Lesson/Volume: 12

Volume 2 Traditional 

Item Code: BK000218
ISBN Code: 978-1-60603-005-9
Publisher: Better Chinese
School Grade: Middle/High
Level: Beginner
Number of Volume: 2 of 4
Lesson/Volume: 12

Volume 2 Chapters

13. She Likes The Red Backpack   她喜欢红色的书包
14. What is He Wearing Today?   他今天穿什么?
15. Her Eyes Are Very Big   她的眼睛很大
16. I Like Sports   我喜欢运动
17. What Pets Do You Have At Home?   你家有什么小动物
18. We Go To School By School Bus   我们坐小车去上学
19. How Can I Get There?   怎么走?
20. How Much?   多少钱?
21. I Can Speak Chinese   我会说华语
22. Today Is A Nice Day   今天天气很好
23. Which Animal Has A Long Nose?   什么动物鼻子场?
24. Comparisons   比一比

Volume 3 Simplified

Item Code: BK000209M
ISBN Code: 978-962-978-248-1
Publisher: Better Chinese
School Grade: Middle/High
Level: Intermediate
Number of Volume: 3 of 4
Lesson/Volume: 12

Volume 3 Traditional 

Item Code: BK000221
ISBN Code: 978-1-60603-006-6
Publisher: Better Chinese
School Grade: Middle/High
Level: Intermediate
Number of Volume: 3 of 4
Lesson/Volume: 12

Volume 3 Chapters

25. Where Are They?   他们在哪里?
26. What Does Her Father Do?   她的爸爸做什么工作?
27. My Day   我的一天
28. Whose Room Is It?   这是谁的房间?
29. What Are They Doing?   他们在做什么?
30. Making A Phone Call   打电话
31. What Classes Did You Have Today?  你今天上了什么课?
32. I See With My Eyes   我用眼睛看。
33. Teacher Li's House   这是李老师的家
34. The Zoo   动物园
35. Please Come To Play At My Home   请你来我家玩
36. Going To A Chinese Restaurant   到中国饭店吃饭

Volume 4 Simplified

Item Code: BK000212M
ISBN Code: 978-962-978-251-1
Publisher: Better Chinese
School Grade: Middle/High
Level: Intermediate
Number of Volume: 4 of 4
Lesson/Volume: 12

Volume 4 Traditional 

Item Code: BK000224
ISBN Code: 978-1-60603-007-3
Publisher: Better Chinese
School Grade: Middle/High
Level: Intermediate
Number of Volume: 4 of 4
Lesson/Volume: 12

Volume 4 Chapters

37. Chinese Festivals   中国的节日
38. Shopping In The Store   在商店买东西
39. Grandpa's Birthday Party   爷爷的生日会
40. Four Seasons   一年有四季
41. I Am Sick  我病了
42. I Like My School   我喜欢我的学校
43. Sports Meet   运动会
44. My Community   我的社区
45. What Are Your Hobbies?   你有什么爱好?
46. The Chinese Zodiac  十二生肖
47. My Vacation   我的假期
48. Getting To Know China  认识中国

 






 

 

Top