JIA YOU! Chinese for the Global Community, Volume 1 (Simplified & Traditional Character Edition)
(ISBN-10: 1428262180 | ISBN-13: 9781428262188)
JIA YOU! CHINESE FOR THE GLOBAL COMMUNITY is a full-year program for intermediate students of (Mandarin) Chinese. It is designed for college students in second-year Chinese as a foreign language program and senior high school students taking the AP Chinese Language and Culture Exam.
The program aims to equip the students both linguistically and culturally to communicate successfully in Chinese within and beyond the school setting. It provides a practical, interactive and engaging language-learning experience for students, as well as an efficient and comprehensive teaching resource for instructors.
JIA YOU! encompasses 10 units and is divided into two volumes. Each unit addresses a specific theme of contemporary or historical Chinese culture with two lessons designed around the theme. Each lesson consists of Chinese texts, content-based presentations of vocabulary, grammar, common expressions, and exercises. The complete program includes the textbooks, Workbooks, Audio CDs, Instructor's Resource Manuals, Video on DVD and a companion website.
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Instructor's Resource Manual with Audio CD-ROM and CD-ROM, Book II
(ISBN-10: 1428262229 | ISBN-13: 9781428262225)
The JIA YOU! Instructor's Resource Manual explains the goals of each unit and provides notes on the 5Cs of the National Standards for Foreign Language Education - Communication, Cultures, Comparisons, Connections, and Communities. It also includes practical tips for teaching the four language skills, sample lesson plans, and expanded notes on vocabulary terms, sentence patterns, and expressions. Additional classroom activities expand on the exercises found in the main text to address the needs of mixed-ability classes. You will also find a rich bank of authoritative and accurate cultural information, as well as answer keys to Workbook exercises and tests. The bound-in CD-ROM features midterm and final exams in PDF formats and supplementary materials for optional use in class or as homework. A separate Audio CD, also bound-in, contains the recordings for the listening comprehension sections of the midterm and final exams.
Workbook with Audio CD-ROM, Book II
(ISBN-10: 1428262237 | ISBN-13: 9781428262232)
The JIA YOU! Workbook follows closely the theme of the main text to provide additional reading, writing, listening and speaking practice outside of the classroom. The Workbook exercises are modeled after the question types in the AP Chinese Language and Culture Exam. The bound-in CDs provide the audio program for all listening activities.
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