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The Enduring Legacy of Ancient China cover
1st Edition

by Primary Source Inc.

Both an illustrated teacher's guide and a textbook, The Enduring Legacy of Ancient China: Primary Source Lessons for Teachers and Students offers teachers and students a treasure trove of resources. Authored by the curriculum specialists at Primary... Read More »
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Primary Source Lessons for Teachers and Students
1st Edition

by Primary Source Inc.

The Enduring Legacy of Ancient China Online Textbook is an identical, digital alternative to the print edition. This subscription is valid for 12 months, starting from the date of activation. Please note that the online textbook is not available for... Read More »
A History Through Primary Sources
2nd Edition

by the Curriculum Specialists at Primary Source, Inc.

China Since 1644, the updated and retitled 2nd Edition of China in the World, explores China's captivating history from the seventeenth century to the present through hundreds of compelling primary sources--imperial edicts, letters, short stories,... Read More »
Connecting with China
Join four teens from Hangzhou, China—Doudou, Weicheng, Gangzheng, and Qianyun—and gain insight into Chinese daily life. China is in the news every day, but not in a way that gives Westerners a true sense of the different facets of Chinese people's... Read More »

The Flying with Chinese teacher’s guide offers in-class activities, curriculum pointers, and strategies for developing an engaging learning environment for young students of Chinese. For more information detailing the pedagogy and teaching methods... Read More »

The Flying with Chinese teacher’s guide offers in-class activities, curriculum pointers, and strategies for developing an engaging learning environment for young students of Chinese. For more information detailing the pedagogy and teaching methods... Read More »

The Flying with Chinese teacher’s guide offers in-class activities, curriculum pointers, and strategies for developing an engaging learning environment for young students of Chinese. For more information detailing the pedagogy and teaching methods... Read More »

The Flying with Chinese teacher’s guide offers in-class activities, curriculum pointers, and strategies for developing an engaging learning environment for young students of Chinese. For more information detailing the pedagogy and teaching methods... Read More »

The Flying with Chinese teacher’s guide offers in-class activities, curriculum pointers, and strategies for developing an engaging learning environment for young students of Chinese. For more information detailing the pedagogy and teaching methods... Read More »

The Flying with Chinese Grade 1 flashcards include all the vocabulary from the Student Books (A, B, C). Arranged in order of introduction, the cards can be easily sorted according to different lesson plans or scrambled for an impromptu quiz. Each... Read More »

The Flying with Chinese Kindergarten flashcards include all the vocabulary from the Student Books (A, B, C). Arranged in order of introduction, the cards can be easily sorted according to different lesson plans or scrambled for an impromptu quiz.... Read More »
Readings in Chinese Culture Series, vol. 3

by Weijia Huang, Qun Ao

  The Moon Is Always Beautiful invites students to investigate the rich textures of traditional and contemporary Chinese culture while sharpening their reading skills. The third in the five-volume Readings in Chinese Culture Series, this collection... Read More »
An Advanced Reader of Chinese Language and Literature
  "不学诗, 无以言: If you do not study poetry, you will have no words."—Confucius Returning to a Chinese tradition that locates poetry at the heart of education, Li Bai & Du Fu: An Advanced Reader of Chinese Language and Literature offers an... Read More »
An Advanced Reader of Chinese Language and Literature

by Zu-yan Chen

"不学诗, 无以言: If you do not study poetry, you will have no words." —Confucius Returning to a Chinese tradition that locates poetry at the heart of education, Li Bai & Du Fu: An Advanced Reader of Chinese Language and Literature offers an innovative... Read More »
Themes and Variations

Edited by Y. W. Ma, Joseph S. M. Lau

For centuries the Chinese referred to their fiction as xiaoshuo, etymologically meaning "roadside gossip" or "small talk," and held it in relative disregard. Not until the twentieth century was the Chinese story internationally recognized as a... Read More »

by Raymond Dawson

A scholarly but readable introduction to China's philosophical and intellectual traditions, The Legacy of China offers a classic survey of essays by eminent scholars such as Joseph Needham, A. C. Graham, Michael Sullivan, and Patrick Hanan.... Read More »
An Abridged Version

by Hsueh-chin Tsao, Ngo Kao
Translated by Hsien-Yi Yang, Gladys Yang

This abridged English edition of the eighteenth-century classic A Dream of Red Mansions remains faithful to the original Yang Hsien-yi translation of Hong Lou Meng, generally considered the greatest Chinese novel ever written. This classic... Read More »
The Origin of Chingis Khan

Adapted by Paul Kahn

This adaptation of what is recognized today as the oldest Mongolian text (written two decades after Chingis Khan's death) tells the Mongols' own version of the origin of their nation, the life of Chingis Khan, and the creation of an empire that... Read More »

A charming bilingual edition of a timeless tale, in which one of the founding fathers of the United States of America comes to full and colorful life. This text is wonderful for intermediate and advanced Chinese students of English, as well as for... Read More »
Life and Art in the Yangzhou Tradition

by Vibeke Bordahl, Jette Ross

Chinese Storytellers takes us to the teahouses and hidden corners of Yangzhou to explore the ancient art of Chinese storytelling (shuoshu). Interviews with contemporary masters allow readers a rare glimpse into the personal and professional lives of... Read More »

Revised Edition

by Xiao Hong, Howard Goldblatt (Translator)

Xiao Hong is considered by many to be China's first feminist novelist. Originally published in Chinese in 1936, The Field of Life and Death is an unflinching collection of vignettes set in the rural China in which Xiao Hong grew up. Though it was... Read More »
A Novel

by Wang Shuo
Translated by Howard Goldblatt

Called "China's Kerouac" by the New York Times, Wang Shuo applies his genius for cultural irreverence to one of the world's sacred rituals: the Olympic Games. He imagines an Olympics where nations compete not on the basis of athletic prowess, but... Read More »
Plays and Performances for Grades K-6
Children learn by doing, and with Setting the Stage for Chinese, children of all ages will learn Chinese as they perform Aesop's fables and classic stories from China. By combining language learning with theater performance, this innovative new... Read More »

by The Greenfield Education Centre

Designed for the youngest students of Mandarin or Cantonese, the I Can Read series is eye-catching and fun. Children learn Chinese characters as they follow along with brightly-colored and whimsical story books. The series emphasizes character... Read More »

Designed for the youngest students of Mandarin or Cantonese, the I Can Read series is eye-catching and fun. Children learn Chinese characters as they follow along with brightly-colored and whimsical story books. The series emphasizes character... Read More »

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