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Books - Chinese Language for Elementary School Students BLE122



Rhythms and Tones - Chants and Songs for Learning Chinese



BLE048 BLE178


Experiencing Chinese - Elementary School


Featuring pictures and texts that are fun and easy to learn from, this six-volume series provides students with hands-on learning opportunities. An audio CD is included with the textbook, workbook, teacher's manual and Pinyin cards. Purchasing the textbook and workbook together provides free access to the Experiencing Chinese website, which includes even more activities and tests.The 20-poster set includes a voicing pen to activate Chinese pronunciations, explanations and music with a single touch. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, Pinyin and English,Textbooks: 126-139 pages,Workbooks: 101-103 pages, 11"x8.25", Posters: Simplified Chinese characters, Pinyin and English, 22.2"x16.5", Flash cards: 56-85 cards/set, Pinyin cards: 60 cards/set.Ages 6+. BLE048 Textbook 1 $19.95 BLE121 Textbook 2 $19.95 BLE122 Textbook 3 $19.95 BLE123 Textbook 4 $19.95 BLE177 Textbook 5 $19.95 BLE178 Textbook 6 $19.95 BLE049 Workbook (Vol.1,2,3,4,5 or 6) $15.95 BLE050 Teachers Manuals (Vol. 1 or 2) $45.95 BLE080 56-60 Flash Cards (9.95"x8.2",Vol. 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 or 6) $24.95 BLE083 60 Pinyin Cards (7.05"x7", w/1 CD) $24.95 BLE081 20 Posters w/ Voicing Pen $219.95 BLE249

Published by ChinaSprout, Rhythms and Tones features 25 original, interactive songs and chants incorporating simple, everyday language about real life topics of interest to young learners. The songs and chants are sequenced so that language scaffolds and builds on itself. Inventive rhythms emphasize the tonal quality of Chinese and natural Chinese speech patterns. Many of the songs and chants are based on "call and response" techniques, allowing easy learning of the patterns of questions and answers in Mandarin. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, Pinyin and English,110 pages, 11"x8.5". 1 CD.Ages 3-12. BLE215 $19.95 BLE010



BLE248 BLE261

Easy Steps to Chinese for Kids

Designed for students from non-Chinese speaking backgrounds, the Easy Steps series uses illustrations, simple sentences, dialogues, and songs to help young students learn Chinese such as numbers, basic strokes, selfintroduction and daily expressions. Each volume comes with a CD containing the lessons and songs. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, Pinyin and English, Textbooks: 85-97 pages/book, 1 CD, Workbooks: 57 pages/ book, 9.5"x8.3", Picture Flash Cards: 45-76 cards/set 3.2"x2.05", Word Cards: 46-64 cards/set, 6.75"x9". Ages 4-8. BLE248 Textbooks (1A, 1B, 2A, 2B, 3A, 3B, 4A or 4B) $19.95 BLE249 Workbooks (1A, 1B, 2A, 2B, 3A, 3B, 4A or 4B) $14.95 BLE260 Picture Flash Cards (1A, 1B, 2A, 2B, 3A, 3B, 4A or 4B) $12.95 BLE261 Word Cards (Vol. 1A, 1B, 2A, 2B, 3A, 3B, 4A or 4B) $19.95

Chinese Treasure Chest

Both students and teachers will appreciate this unprecedented collection of ready-to-use games, songs, craft projects, worksheets, and teacher-guided activities to help elementary age Chinese language learners.This resource contains hundreds of activity pages organized into 12 monthly sections.Themes include introduction, greetings, numbers, family, telling time, body parts, food, colors, school, hobbies, animals, weather and feelings. Paperback, Simplified or Traditional Chinese characters, Pinyin and English, 330 pages/book, 11"x8.5".Ages 5+. BLE092 Vol. 1 or 2 $44.95 2

Chinese Paradise

Introduce Chinese to children with colorful illustrations, conversations, rhymes, songs, fun activities and more. In this series, children can also learn about Chinese culture, folk songs, handicrafts and games. Each volume of the textbook and workbook consists of two books (A and B) and a companion CD. Expand each volume with optional 4 CD-ROMs, or order the complete set, which includes 2 textbooks, 2 workbooks, and 4 CD-ROMs. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters and English, Textbooks: 36-43 pages,Workbooks: 25-43 pages,Teacher's Manuals: 176-206 pages, 11. 25"x8. 25". Ages 5-12. BLE010 Textbook (Vol. 1, 2 or 3) $19.95 BLE011 Workbook (Vol. 1, 2 or 3) $17.95 BLE012 Flash Cards (Vol. 1, 2 or 3) $22.95 BLE014 Teacher's Manual (Vol. 1, 2 or 3) $22.95 BLE082 4 CD-ROMs (Vol. 1) $59.95 4 CD-ROMs (Vol. 2 or 3) $64.95 BLE087 Complete Set (Vol. 1) $88.00 Complete Set (Vol. 2 or 3) $91.00

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Books - Chinese Language for Elementary School Students VVL026






BLE007 BLE008

Chinese Made Easy for Kids

BLE040 This textbook series for young children focuses on the development of listening and speaking skills.Topics include: numbers and dates, greetings, parts of body, house and rooms, classroom language, school subjects and Exclusively distributed by ChinaSprout, Chinese for Children presents lessons that kids will love to watch more.The flash card sets come with word and picture cards to reinforce characters and words learned in each lesson.The set of 23 posters is also a great way to review the vocabulary.The worksheets provide a variety of again and again. As this engaging story unfolds, children learn words and phrases for greetings, family questions for extra practice.An audio CD comes with each textbook. Books in Simplified or Traditional Chinese characters, Pinyin and English, 10.25"x8.25",Textbooks: 120 pages/book, 1 CD/book,Workbooks: 136 pages/book, members, household items, play, health and more, Worksheets: 64 pages/book, Flash Cards Vol. 1: 135 word cards/39 picture cards,Vol. 2: 132 word cards/ 59 picall in a real environment with a compelling story. ture cards,Word Cards: 8.25"x5.63", Picture Cards:10.2"x7.5", Posters:22.5"x16.5", Flash Cards and Posters in Repetition through storytelling helps to improve vocabulary and tone mastery.The two DVD series is Simplified Chinese characters and Pinyin only. Ages 5+. BLE005 Textbook 1 $21.95 BLE006 Textbook 2 $21.95 made up of 15 lessons, which are 10 to 15 minutes BLE007 Textbook 3 $21.95 BLE008 Textbook 4 $21.95 long.The accompanying textbook can be used with BLE009 Workbook (Vol. 1, 2, 3 or 4) $14.95 BLE195 Worksheets (Vol. 1, 2, 3 or 4) $12.95 the DVDs or as a stand-alone education tool. It BLE041 Posters $36.95 BLE040 Flash Cards (Vol. 1 or 2) $42.95 consists of 15 lessons, vocabulary lists from the DVDs, and fun activities and exercises that reinforce the lessons. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, BLE129 Pinyin and English, Textbook: 157 pages, 11"x8", DVD: English, Mandarin Chinese and Pinyin with Tone.Ages 5+. VVL026 DVD (Vol. 1) $24.95 VVL027 DVD (Vol. 2) $24.95 BLE016 Textbook $18.95

Chinese for Children

Comprehensive Chinese Practice Series

Each practice paper in this series is modeled after the corresponding textbook unit and serves as an assessment review tool. Review exercises are also provided at the end of each book to help students consolidate what they have learned throughout the school year. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, 160-204 pages/book, 10.25"x7.5". Ages 6-12. BLE269 Vol. 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 or 6 $9.95 each

Perfecting Chinese Series

This series is designed to boost students' problem-solving skills for taking Chinese language exams. Ample integrated assessments are set, using the essential vocabularies found in the textbook chapters, to simulate the latest school examination items and format. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, 118-209 pages, 10.25"x7.5". Ages 6-12. BLE270 Vol. 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 or 6 $7.95 each

Chinese Language for Primary Schools

This Chinese learning program is designed for elementary school students who study Chinese in immersion programs. Each section of the textbook program has three parts: beginner modules, core modules and advanced modules. Core modules include Text, I Love to Read, Language Corner and Listen and Talk.The vocabulary has two categories - Recognize Reading Words and Recognize Writing Words. Lesson by Lesson Practice provides weekly lesson reviews to reinforce the students' understanding of words learned. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters and Pinyin,Textbooks: 87-118 pages,Workbooks: 84-108 pages, 10. 25"x8".Ages 4-12. BLE129 Textbook (Vol. 1A, 1B, 2A, 2B, 3A, 3B, 4A, 4B, 5A, 5B, 6A or 6B) $5.95 BLE130 Workbook (Vol. 1A, 1B, 2A, 2B, 3A, 3B, 4A, 4B, 5A, 5B, 6A or 6B) $5.95 BLF103 150 Character Cards (Vol. 1A, 1B, 2A or 2B; 2.95"x2.75") $5.99 BLF104 150 Flash Cards (Vol. 1A, 1B, 2A, 2B, 3A or 3B; 9.9"x7.1") $39.95 BLF105 35 Pinyin Picture Cards (11.7"x16.55") $44.95

Happy Chinese

Happy Chinese or Kuai Le Han Yu is a complete learning program specifically created for teaching beginning Chinese to students of six years old and above.The program includes six books made up of three levels. Each level contains both a teacher's manual and a student's textbook.The text focuses on situations and words young students can relate to, making learning enjoyable. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, Pinyin and English, Textbooks: 118156 pages,Workbooks: 151-161 pages,Teacher's Manuals: 134-193 pages, 11"x8.25". Ages 6+. BLT103 Textbook 1 $17.95 BLT104 BLT105 BLT104 Textbook 2 $17.95 BLT103 BLT105 Textbook 3 $17.95 BLE079 Workbook 1 $14.95 BLE079 Workbook 2 $16.95 BLE079 Workbook 3 $14.95 BLT106 Teacher's Manual(Vol. 1, 2 or 3) $14.95 BLT119 2 Textbook CDs (Vol. 1 or 2) $19.95 3 Textbook CDs (Vol. 3) $27.95 BLT125 Flash Cards (Vol. 1, 2 or 3) $14.95 BLE060 8 Posters (23"x16.5") $19.95 BLE062 Teacher's Manual CD $9.95 BLE209 DVD Program (8 DVDs) $399.95 tel 800.644.2611 fax 212.658.9185


Books - Chinese Language for Elementary School Students

Top Enrichment Program

This program provides complementary enrichment materials that will improve elementary school students’ Chinese language proficiency and expose them to the essence of Chinese culture. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters and Pinyin, 110-146 pages, 10.25"x7.5". Ages 6-12. $9.95 BLE276 Vol. 1A, 1B, 2A, 2B, 3A, 3B, 4A, 4B, 5A, 5B or 6AB

Mei Zhou Chinese

This series is suitable for students who are learning Chinese for two to four hours a week. The standards adopted for this compilation include U.S. national standards on teaching foreign languages (5C) and U.S. standards on foreign language assessment. The textbooks focus on phonetics, vocabulary, situationoriented communications and human sciences. Each level has a textbook, workbook, character cards and two CDs (for1st-3rd grade). Paperback, Simplified or Traditional Chinese characters with Pinyin or Zhuyin, 118132 pages, 11"x8.25". Ages 6-15. BLE264 Level K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 or 6 $24.95 BLT026

Flying With Chinese


My Chinese Book

My Chinese Book is a complete learning program created for teaching beginning Chinese to young children. It includes colorful photos and simple, easyto-follow text to get children engaged in the process of learning Chinese.The workbook reinforces learning through hands-on activities, while the teacher's guide provides creative ideas for additional exercises. Paperback, Simplified or Traditional Chinese characters, Pinyin and English,Textbooks: 114-133 pages,Workbooks: 24-48 pages,Teacher's Guides: 5877 pages. 10.25"x7.25". Ages 6-9. BLT026 Textbook 1 $19.95 BLT131 Textbook 2 $21.95 BLT027 Workbook 1 $9.95 BLT132 Workbook 2 $11.95 BLT028 Teacher’s Guide (Vol. 1 or 2) $24.95 BLT043 Textbook CD (Vol. 1 or 2) $12.50

I Love Learning Chinese Elementary School

Designed for Chinese language classes that use the Total Physical Response storytelling method, this series is excellent for reinforcing language skills. Written Chinese is also introduced early on, evolving from simple to complex. Each textbook focuses on storytelling activities and takes about 100 hours to teach. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, Pinyin and English, 120-151 pages, 11.1"x8.25", 1 CD/book. Ages 6-12. BLE097 Vol. 1, 2, 3 or 4 $26.95

Shuang Shuang Chinese

Shuang Shuang Chinese textbooks are designed especially for students who have Chinese speaking environment at home or are in immersion programs. The series is comprised of 20 volumes, which are to be used over a nine-year period, and covers 2,500 Chinese characters. Developed for elementary school students,Volumes 1-5 introduce Pinyin, Chinese words, sentence patterns, and passages. Each set includes one textbook, two workbooks, one CD-ROM, and 120 flash cards. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, Textbook: 39-62 pages, Workbook: 20-28 pages, 11.25"x8.25", 120 Flash Cards, 1 CD-ROM. Ages 6-10. BLE013 Vol. 1, 2, 3, 4 or 5 $25.95 4

The elementary level Flying With Chinese series features brightly illustrated stories, which introduce characters that become more complex as lessons progress. New characters are taught in each lesson, so children learn 30 to 60 a year. Chinese legends, customs and celebrations are an integral part of the series.An "I Can Do These Things" section records progress and gives students a feeling of accomplishment. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters and English,Textbooks: 68-79 pages, Workbooks: 32-42 pages,Teacher's Guides: 170-198 pages. 11"x8.5". 120 Flash Cards: 5.75"x8.25".Ages 4-12. BLE056 Student Book K (A, B or C) $16.95 BLE051 Student Book 1 (A, B or C) $17.95 BLE052 Student Book 2 (A, B or C) $18.95 BLE147 Student Book 3 (A, B or C) $20.95 BLE148 Student Book 4 (A, B or C) $21.95 BLE149 Student Book 5 $25.95 BLE150 Student Book 6 $25.95 BLE057 Workbook K (A, B or C) $9.95 BLE053 Workbook 1 (A, B or C) $10.95 BLE054 Workbook 2 (A, B or C) $10.95 BLE151 Workbook 3 (A, B or C) $11.95 BLE152 Workbook 4 (A, B or C) $11.95 BLE153 Workbook 5 $14.95 BLE154 Workbook 6 $14.95 BLE084 Teacher's Guide K (A, B or C) $27.95 BLE085 Teacher's Guide 1 (A, B or C) $28.95 BLE086 Teacher's Guide 2 (A, B or C) $29.95 BLE155 Teacher's Guide 3 (A, B or C) $30.95 BLE156 Teacher's Guide 4 (A, B or C) $32.95 BLE157 Teacher's Guide 5 $39.95 BLE158 Teacher's Guide 6 $28.95 BLE159 Flash Cards (K, 1 or 2) $16.90 BLE159 Flash Cards (3, 4, 5, or 6) $18.90 BLE160 Student CD K (A, B or C) $6.95 BLE161 Student CD 1 (A, B or C) $6.95 BLE162 Student CD 2 (A, B or C) $6.95 BLE163 Student CD 3 (A, B or C) $9.95 BLE164 Student CD 4 (A, B or C) $9.95 BLE165 Student CD 5 $9.95 BLE166 Student CD 6 $9.95 BLE167 Teacher's Guide CD K (A, B or C) $9.95 BLE168 Teacher's Guide CD 1 (A, B or C) $9.95 BLE169 Teacher's Guide CD 2 (A, B or C) $9.95 BLE170 Teacher's Guide CD 3 (A, B or C) $11.95 BLE171 Teacher's Guide CD 4 (A, B or C) $11.95 BLE172 Teacher's Guide CD 5 $9.95 BLE173 Teacher's Guide CD 6 $9.95 BLE186 Flying with Chinese iFlash $22.95

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Books - Chinese Language for Elementary School Students

Easy Chinese for Kids

Co-developed by Beijing Language and Culture University Press and ChinaSprout, this book is designed for elementary students with no Chinese background. It focuses first on listening and speaking, then reading and writing for effective overall communication skills. A separate introduction to Pinyin helps young children learn to pronounce and understand Chinese correctly. Students will learn Chinese words for colors, numbers, family members, animals, shapes, food and drinks, telling time and more, while progressing to simple and practical dialogue. Each textbook is illustrated with colorful images, new vocabulary words and simple sentences. Designed in accordance with LOTE (Languages Other Than English) standards from various states. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, Pinyin and English. Textbook: 97 pages, 1 CD,Teacher's Guide: 38 pages, 10. 85"x8. 25".Ages 5+. BLE093 Textbook $17.95 BLE100 Teacher's Guide $11.95 BLT096


Chinese Picture Compositions

Each question comes with two model compositions of different writing standards, which allow the students to compare an average writing sample to an excellent composition. Additional tips are given alongside the individual pictures of each question to help develop students’ analytical and critical thinking skills. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, 80 pages, 10.75" x8.25". Ages 10+. BLE275 $9.95

This series adopts a comprehensive teaching approach by systematically explaining the basic methods of literary composition and emphasizing their application in writing. It includes extensive exercises, which are designed to help students write with ease. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters and Pinyin, 152-201 pages, 10.25"x7.5". Ages 8+. BLE254 Basic, Intermediate or Advanced $11.95

Look ,Think and Write-Writing Training


My Reading Journal

This journal gives students a place to keep track of the book titles and authors that they have read at home or school. Students can write about a book, draw a picture of it and even give it a rating. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, 30 pages/book, 10.25"x7.5". Ages 8+. BLE271 Lower or Upper Level $4.95

Standard Chinese

Primary Chinese Graded Writing Series

BLE021 BLE023 A complete learning program created for teaching the basics of Chinese to young children.The textbook's colorful illustrations and photos provide meaningful context to words and situations, making each lesson authentic and appealing to students. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, Pinyin and English,Textbooks: 140183 pages, Workbooks: 36-48 pages,Teacher's Manuals: 66-130 pages, 11.25"x8.25".Ages 5-13. BLT096 Textbook Level 1 (Vol. 1, 2 or 3) $14.95 BLT097 Textbook Level 2 (Vol. 1, 2 or 3) $14.95 Monkey King Chinese English-speaking preschool and elementary BLT098 Textbook Level 3 (Vol. 1, 2 or 3) $14.95 students will appreciate this delightful Chinese BLT099 Workbook Level 1 A&B language series. The elementary portion has three (Vol. 1, 2 or 3) $5.95 levels, each with two textbooks and an audio CD. BLT100 Workbook Level 2 A&B Students finishing all three levels will master 152 (Vol. 1, 2 or 3) $5.95 Chinese words. The preschool portion has two BLT102 Teacher’s Manual Level 1 12- lesson textbooks with 72 vocabulary words (Vol. 1, 2 or 3) $4.95 in total and an audio CD.The colorful word cards BLT101 Teacher’s Manual Level 2 support character learning through supportive (Vol. 1, 2 or 3) $4.95 lessons. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, BLT129 Teacher's Manual Level 3 Pinyin and English, Elementary Level: 2 textbooks (Vol. 1, 2 or 3) $4.95 BLE063 Pinyin Book $17.95 w/1 CD, 41 pages/book, 10. 15"x7.25",Word Cards: 78-93 words/set, 8. 15"x7. 25", Preschool Level: 2 BLE064 111 Character Cards Vol. 1 $7.95 BLE064 192 Character Cards Vol. 2 $12.95 textbooks w/1 CD, 49 pages/book, 7. 3"x6. 5",Word BLE065 95 Word and Phrase Cards Vol. 1 $17.95 Cards: 36-37 words/set, 4. 75"x4. 83".Ages 3-10. BLE065 80 Word and Phrase Cards Vol. 2 $17.95 BLE021 Elementary Textbook (Vol. 1, 2 or 3) $24.95 BLE089 Textbook (Rev.Vol. 1, 2 or 3) $16.95 BLE090 Workbook (Rev.Vol. 1, 2 or 3) $12.95 BLE022 Elementary Word Cards (Vol. 1, 2 or 3) $19.95 BLE091 CD-ROM (Rev.Vol. 1, 2 or 3) $29.95 BLE023 Preschool Textbook $19.95 BLE095 Teacher's Manual $15.95 (Rev.Vol. 1, 2 or 3) $14.95 BLE024 Preschool Word Cards

The basic composition exercises in this writing training book help students improve confidence in their Chinese comprehension and composition, and practice their descriptive ability by matching vocabulary to images, rearranging sentences and describing situations. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, 97-106 pages, 10.25"x7.5". Ages 6+. BLE255 Vol. 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 or 6 $7.95 BLE044 BLE029


Everyday Chinese for Children

Students using this set of textbooks will engage in real world Chinese speaking and listening activities.They will also learn to write basic characters related to these daily activities.The lessons provide a deeper understanding of Chinese speaking cultures. Paperback, Simplified or Traditional Chinese characters, Pinyin and English. Textbooks: 112-119 pages,Workbooks: 60 pages/book, Teacher's Guides: 76 pages/book.Ages 5-12. BLE029 Textbook 1 $21.95 BLE044 Textbook 2 $22.50 BLE236 Textbook 3 $22.50 BLE028 Workbook (Vol. 1, 2 or 3) $12.95 BLE030 Textbook CD (Vol. 1, 2 or 3) $12.00 BLE031 Workbook CD (Vol. 1, 2 or 3) $12.00 BLE037 Teacher's Guide (Vol. 1, 2 or 3) $24.95 BLE094 CD-ROM (Vol. 1, 2 or 3) $24.95 tel 800.644.2611 fax 212.658.9185


Books - Chinese Language for Elementary School Students

My First Mandarin Chinese Phrases This book introduces Chinese basics and cool phrases to young children. Colorful illustrations and simple text make learning Mandarin Chinese fun. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, Pinyin and English, 32 pages, 10.25"x9.15". Ages 5-8. BLB061 $7.95

Chinese Characters in Pictures

This book is specially designed for non-native, elementary school learners of the Chinese language. It was created with an emphasis on words that are most used in a young child's daily life. Each word is introduced in illustrated scenes so they can easily identify and learn the words.  Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, Pinyin and English, 80-86 pages/ book, 11.25"x8.25”. Ages 3-8. BLB060 Vol. 1, 2 or 3 $17.95 BLB046



Illustrated Chinese-English Dictionary and Posters

Chinese teachers deem the words and expressions included in this illustrated dictionary and its companion posters as some of the most useful to know in These Chinese versions of the best-selling First daily life.The book's 15 themes cover 1,800 words Hundred and First Thousand Words in Chinese series about city life, hobbies, food and more.The 10 fullare wonderful for getting children started in a color posters help integrate this new vocabulary into new language. Above every large picture are clear students' lives. Paperback, Simplified and Traditional illustrations of each word, with the Chinese word and Chinese characters, Pinyin and English,208 pages, a guide to its pronunciation underneath.A complete 11"x8.25", 1 CD-ROM in Simplified Chinese characEnglish/Chinese list of the words in the book and their ters, 1 CD-ROM in Traditional Chinese characters, pronunciation guides are also included. Paperback, Poster: 20"x30".All ages. Simplified Chinese characters, Pinyin and English, 34BLB043 Dictionary $34.95 64 pages, 12"x9".Ages 4-8. BLP131 Posters (Living Room, Emotions, BLB046 First Hundred Words $6.99 Restaurant, Chinese Cuisine, BLB038 First Thousand Words $12.99 On the Road, Hobbies, Campus, Classroom,Sports or Holidays) $9.95

First Hundred and First Thousand Words in Chinese

This dictionary is designed for English-speaking elementary students in a beginning Chinese course and for Chinese-speaking children learning English. Each word is presented with a brief sample sentence and child-friendly, cartoonstyle color illustrations. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, Pinyin and English, 422 pages, 8.25"x5.75". Ages 6-12. BLD066 $14.99

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A vocabulary builder for non-native learners, this dictionary presents essential words through 62 themes, each accompanied by colorful illustrations and photographs, making language more meaningful and effective.Topics include: Me,At Home, In the Neighborhood,At School, Food, Having Fun and The World. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, Pinyin and English, 146 pages, 11"x8.5".Ages 5-14. BLB051 $28.95

My First Chinese-English Picture Dictionary


Children's English-Chinese, ChineseEnglish Dictionary

The Chinese Picture Dictionary for Children

My Little Chinese Picture Dictionary

This picture dictionary aims to teach elementary and junior high school students Chinese vocabulary words using engaging illustrations in a meaningful context.The dictionary includes 1,400 high frequency and age-appropriate words, all accompanied by Pinyin and English translations. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, Pinyin and English, 173 pages, 9.13"x6.75". 1 Talking Pen with USB cable. Ages 6+. BLD069 Book Only $45.95 Book w/ Talking Pen $99.95

Fun, child-centric scenes introduce 1,000 Chinese words in this wellorganized dictionary. New words are divided into 38 everyday topics such as family, food, school, weather and recreation. Each topic offers a short reading passage for practicing the vocabulary words, guidance on related words, and fun facts about the topic.The companion CDs allow students to hear proper pronunciation of each word and reading passage. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, Pinyin and English, 104 pages, 11"x8.5", 2 CDs.Ages 5+. BLB044 $22.95

My Thematic Dictionary

This dictionary is designed and written in accordance with the "read more, write less" method of learning the Chinese language. It is ideal for preschool and elementary school students.About 900 frequently used words are categorized into 32 themes. Chinese and English indexes are included. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, Pinyin and English, 92 pages, 10"x7.3".Ages 4-10. BLB048 $9.95

I Can Speak Chinese! I Can Speak Chinese! teaches young children more than 1,000 Chinese words and sentence patterns. The topics include family, going to school, shopping and more. Oral Chinese guidance is provided in the audio MP3. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, Pinyin and English, 68 pages, 11.25"x8.5", 1 MP3 CD.Ages 5+. BLB059 $19.95

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Books - Chinese Language for Elementary School Students

Mandarin Hip Hop

Rhymes and songs help teach the Chinese language in this unique series of textbooks. Each of its four volumes includes a textbook, an activity workbook and a Chinese character builder book. The textbooks each have 20 lessons that feature music notes and lyrics in Simplified Chinese characters, Pinyin and English, as well as colorful illustrations. At the end of the second level, students will have learned 300 basic Chinese words and 700 combined words. An audio CD accompanies each textbook. Paperback,Textbooks: 8790 pages,Workbooks: 36-44 pages/book, 11"x8.25". Ages 6-11. BLE017 Textbook (Vol. 1, 2, 3 or 4) $19.95 BLE039 Workbook (Vol. 1, 2, 3 or 4) $14.95

Sing Your Way to Chinese

Move and Groove In Mandarin Chinese

Using original children's songs, basic Chinese grammar and interesting topics, these books teach children to learn Chinese in a creative and innovative way. By using this teaching material, children will sing, laugh and play while learning. Separate music sheets are provided at the end of each volume. Paperback, English, 32 pages/book, 11.25"x8.25", 1 CD/book.Ages 3-8. BLE103 Vol. 1, 2, 3, 4 or 5 $15.95




Sing and Learn Chinese

This textbook and workbook series uses rhymes and songs in conjunction with the Total Physical Response Approach. Employing familiar American and international tunes, Sing and Learn Chinese introduces students to basic words, expressions and sentence patterns. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, Pinyin and English,Textbooks: 166-188 pages, 2 workbooks (A+B): 72-88 pages, 11"x8.5". Ages 5-12. BLE105 Textbook ( Vol. 1 or 2) $19.95 BLE106 Workbooks w/ 1 CD-ROM (Vol. 1 or 2) $24.95

Learn Chinese and Culture With Rhymes

Students learn words and phrases with 25 rhymes and songs in Learn Chinese With Rhymes, and discover 30 Chinese festivals and traditions in Learn Culture With Rhymes. Both accompanied with a bilingual DVD and an audio CD. Fun Stories reinforces the lessons from the Chinese and Culture books through stories. Accompanied by one CD-ROM. Hardcover, Simplified Chinese characters, Pinyin and English, 44-88 pages, 11.5"x8.5".Ages 4-12. BLE126 Learn Chinese (Vol. 1 or 2) $34.95 BLE208 Learn Culture $34.95 BLE251 Fun Stories (119 pages, 9.5"x6.75") $26.95

Chinese 1-2-3 - I Sing Along

Singing and fun-filled activities are combined to create a multifaceted approach to Chinese learning.The book includes 18 popular Chinese children's songs and eight best-loved folk songs. It serves as an excellent resource for teachers and parents wishing to help children explore Chinese in an exciting and interactive way. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters and English, 194 pages, 11"x8.5", 1 CD.Ages 5+. BLE088 $24.95

Hip Hop Land BLE257


The Hip Hop Land series teaches children to speak Chinese by singing and chanting and to write characters by drawing pictures. This graded series introduces 60 age-appropriate songs and activities to help young students learn about 600 words and phrases, including proper pronunciation and the ability to manipulate basic sentence patterns. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, Pinyin and English, 52-90 pages, 10.5"x8.25", 1 CD/book. Ages 3+. BLE257 Pinyin Pastimes (Vol. 1 or 2) $18.95 BLE277 Song Collection $29.95

This book uses an engaging multi-sensory approach to help young students enjoy learning the Chinese language by using original songs and music videos as a primary source of comprehensible input.While watching, moving, listening, and singing, kids can build meaningful vocabulary. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, Pinyin and English, 94 pages, 10.25"x7.25", 1 DVD.Ages 4-12. BLE246 $19.95

Chinese DoReMi

Chinese DoReMi is a compilation of children’s songs, accompanied by engaging exercises and a CD. Incorporating music helps children to learn the Chinese language in a fun and interesting way. Sheet music for guitar accompaniment is included. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters and English, 92 pages, 11"x8.5", 1 CD. Ages 4-10. BLE263 $12.95 BLE196


Learn Chinese Through Music

Young students will learn the Chinese language through popular and classical music, as well as folk songs and children's rhymes. Each chapter starts with a song followed by a breakdown of the words, a new vocabulary list, grammar, and phrasing exercises. Kids learn music and language simultaneously. Notes are included. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, Pinyin and English, 10"x7.3", 1 CD-ROM.Ages 6-11. BLE058 Vol. 1 (141 pages) $17.95 BLE058 Vol. 2 (179 pages) $22.95 BLE196 For Children (96 pages) $23.95 tel 800.644.2611 fax 212.658.9185


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Learn 1000 Chinese Characters

Each book in Learn 1000 Used Chinese Characters in 10 Hours contains 80 to 100 frequently used Chinese characters. The characters are introduced with photos of an image that represents the word, as well as the original character. Through this image-character comparison, readers are able to visualize how the image represents the character. Pinyin and grids for writing practice are included on each page. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters and Pinyin, 67 pages/ book, 7.5"x8.25".Ages 5+. BLP181 Vol. 1, 2, or 3 $9.95

Fast Learning Chinese Characters With Radicals Games

This kit is the first of its kind to use radicals to teach Chinese characters. It provides multiple methods including games, songs, poems, and stories, to teach 77 of the most commonly used radicals. Using the games (e. g. text thief, spelling lucky dice, word mahjong), children can easily practice spelling and enhance their literacy. Traditional Chinese characters, 240 cards, Card: 3.4"x2.15", Binding Booklet: 128pages, 4.25"x8". BLF113 $49.95

Basic Chinese 500 is comprised of five learning levels. Each leveled reader teaches the 100 most frequently used Chinese characters, providing students with sentence level comprehension from the start.The sets contain five books, an audio CD of all the text in Mandarin, and a parent's guide.The five storybooks in the Treasure Box set can be used to reinforce the Beginning Reader lessons. Paperback, Simplified or Traditional Chinese characters, Pinyin and English, Basic: 5 books and 1 CD/set, 124-136 pages/book, Treasure: 15 pages/book, 7.75"x7.75".Ages 4+. BLP195 Beginning Reader $64.95 BLW309 BLP196 Budding Reader $64.95 BLP197 Building Reader $64.95 BLP198 Confident Reader $64.95 BLP199 Fluent Reader $64.95 BSG066 Reader Treasure $22.95 BLP048 BLP160

Easy Chinese Language Tools

Load your language toolkit with these handy bilingual tools for writing and reading Chinese. The Exercise Book uses blank grids for students to practice Chinese characters after class. The Chinese Dictionary With Pinyin allows students to add their own entries, and the Radical Dictionary Activity Book presents radicals with sample words and pictures, Pinyin and English translation. Paperback, 10.25"x7.25". BLB034 My Mini Chinese Dictionary (88 pages, 10.25"x7.25") $8.95 BLP048 My Mini Radical Dictionary Activity Book (38 pages, 7.25'' x 10'') $5.95 BLP160 Exercise Book (Regular or Large Font, 32 pages, 10.25"x7.25") $2.95

Get Talking Chinese

Ready…set…talk! This compact guide provides a fun and easy way to get a handle on all aspects of Mandarin Chinese reading, writing, speaking and listening - as well as a look at the fantastic culture of China. A 60-minute pronunciation CD and culture pages that reveal amazing facts about modern China are included! Paperback, English, 128 pages, 8.5"x6". Ages 6-12. BLE038 $14.99

Kingka Chinese Matching and Memory Game

This award-winning game makes learning Chinese characters a breeze! Kingka helps non-native speakers teach or practice Chinese with kids as young as three. Players will increase their mastery of Chinese characters as they BLF070 progress through each volume of this multi-level game. Using the basic characters, players can create 60 new words in Vol. 1, including numbers, animals, body parts, food, nature and everyday objects.Vol. 2 teaches 200 new words, including colors and verbs. Players of Vol. 3 will create 200 new words, including family, adjectives and adverbs. Simplified or Traditional Chinese characters and Pinyin,108 cards/set, 1 CD/set, For 1-6 players.Ages 3-99. BLF070 Vol. 1 (SC or TC) $29.95 BLF091 Vol. 2 (SC or TC) $29.95 BLF092 Vol. 3 (SC) $29.95 8

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Learn Chinese With Picture Books

These books help young children learn new Chinese words and reinforce words they have already learned. Each word is presented in real life scenarios that a child might encounter, and the relevant Chinese is used in these situations. The rich content will help increase young children's cognitive learning and language skills. Simplified or Traditional Chinese characters. Ages 6-10. BSW309 Simplified Characters, Paperback, 34 pages/book, 9.75”x10.75” (Vol. 1, 2, 3 or 4) $12.95 BLP216 Traditional Characters, Hardcover, 36 pages/book, 12”x9.75” (All Kinds of Names, Interesting Adjectives or Not Come to the Point) $17.95

Hello, Panda!

This series consists of five volumes of small and big books. Vivid illustrations and easy-to-read texts in large font engage students to read alone or aloud. Big books are for teachers to use in the classroom and small books are for students to read on their own. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters and English, Big Books: 14 pages/book, 15"x11.75", Small Books: 18 pages/book, 9"x7.1".Ages 5+. BLE073 Big Books (Vol. 1, 2, 3, 4 or 5) $12.95 BLE074 Small Books (Vol. 1, 2, 3, 4 or 5) $5.95

Magnetic Poetry Kids' Chinese Kit

Each of the 140 magnetic tiles in this set is printed with Simplified Chinese characters and Pinyin on one side and English translations on the other side. Stick these on any steel surface for a fun way to learn the Chinese language. Magnet piece: 1"x1" or 2"x1".Ages 6+. BLP122 $16.95

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Books - Flash Cards and Games ATG197

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Bilingual Playing Cards

Play a multitude of fun games with these traditional decks of playing cards, which double as Chinese language, math and cognitive learning tools. Character cards present 54 must-learn Chinese characters. Phrase cards present 54 essential Chinese phrases (greetings, numbers, money, directions, etc.). Radical cards introduce 54 radicals using colorful illustrations and sample words to explain the use of each radical. Sounding cards help students remember the Pinyin pronunciations. Play traditional card games or use the decks for fun learning games. Simplified Chinese characters, Pinyin and English, 3.25"x2.25". BLF025 Character, Phrase, Radical or Sounding Characters $8.95

Chinese Character and Phrases Games

The Chinese Character Game includes two radical sets. The upper and lower set includes 144 word cards containing 108 commonly used words to create more than 600 phrases. The left and right set contains 138 words to create more than 1,600 phrases. The Chinese Phrase Game uses 118 words to create more than 2000 phrases in play that is similar to Scrabble. Plastic, Ages 4+. ATG196 Phrases (Game Piece: 0.75"x0.75", Box Size: 15.4”x7.25”) $45.95 ATG197 Character (Left and Right or Upper and Lower, Game Piece: 1.75"x0.75", Box Size: 8.25”x7.25”) $35.95

Chinese Character Flash Cards

Children can learn Chinese characters and build their own sentences with these fun flash cards and associated wall hanging. Each card introduces a Chinese character on one side and its pronunciation in Pinyin on the other side. Ten subjects include people, body parts, nature, transportations, animal, food and more. These cards can be displayed with a pocket wall hanging and children can create their own sentences. Traditional Chinese characters, Pinyin, Card: 4.7"x7", 1 Pocket Wall Hanging. BLF122 Word Card 1 (225 cards) $45.95 BLF122 Word Card 2 (320 cards) $49.95 BLF122 Wall Hanging (20 pockets, 38”x21”) $10.95

Chinese 100 Basic Character Cards

Children and young adults can learn the most commonly used Chinese words with Chinese 100 Character Cards. The color picture on each card draws a visual connection between the Chinese character and English meaning, along with Pinyin.The back of the card shows stroke order for writing the character. Simplified Chinese characters, Pinyin and English, 100 cards/set, 5.75"x4.25". BLF096 Vol. 1, 2, 3, 4 or 5 $12.95 BLF083


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Basic Characters Bingo and Flash Cards

Basic Chinese characters combine to form compound characters. Students who know these basic characters have a much better understanding of compound character formation.These flash cards, which include 100 basic Chinese characters, show a picture on one side and a character on the other.The Bingo cards also have Simplified Chinese characters on one side and color pictures on the other. Both the game and flash cards feature the same characters. Flash Cards: 100 cards, 2.75"x5.5", Bingo: 100 calling cards and 32 playing cards, 5.75"x8.25".Ages 5+. BLF083 Flash Cards $12.99 BLF082 Bingo $16.99

Fun with Chinese Bingo and Flash Cards

Fun for anyone learning Chinese! Six sets of flash cards introduce the 600 most common characters, with Simplified characters on one side and a useful sentence on the other. For group fun, try the six bingo sets. Each bingo playing card has 25 squares - 24 commonly used characters and a free space. Simplified Chinese characters, Pinyin and English. Flash Cards:100 cards/set, 2.75"x5.5", Bingo: 100 calling cards and 32 playing cards/set, 5.75"x8.25".Ages 6+. BLF075 Bingo (Vol. 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 or 6) $12.99 BLF076 Flash Cards ( Vol. 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 or 6) $8.99



Chinese Language Bingo

Disguised as pure fun, these Bingo games help students learn Chinese while playing with friends. Number Bingo teaches Chinese numbers 1-100. Stroke Bingo helps students learn the 28 strokes that form all Chinese characters. Pinyin Bingo focuses on the phonetic system of Chinese that allows students to sound out words and look them up in a dictionary. Simplified Chinese characters, Pinyin and English. Each set has 32 Bingo cards, along with calling cards and markers. Card: 5.75"x8.25".Ages 5+. $12.99 each BLF079 Pinyin BLF080 Stroke BLF081 Number tel 800.644.2611 fax 212.658.9185


Books - Posters

Chinese Characters and Radicals Posters

BLP144 The Chinese Characters Poster series includes most of the basic Chinese characters, accompanied by colorful illustrations and Pinyin or Zhuyin.The Chinese Radicals Poster series contains common radicals familiar to most students, complete with their English and Chinese names and Pinyin.The radicals on the posters are grouped together by their natural classifications. Each poster consists of 20 characters or radicals. Laminated, Simplified Chinese characters with Pinyin or Traditional Chinese characters with Zhuyin, 34.6"x22.8". BLP144 Character (SC) $9.99 each BLP146 Character (TC) $9.99 each Fruit,Vegetables,Animals, Birds, Daily Necessities, Colors and Shapes, Sports, Body, Food and Drink or Numbers BLP145 Radicals (SC) $9.99 each BLP147 Radicals (TC) $9.99 each Water, Grass/Bamboo, Dog/Fish/Insect, Gold/Fire, Walk/Door/Auto, Hand/Soil, Human/Woman/Food, Wood/Ship, Heart/Eye/Sickness, Sun/Rock/Bird/Fire/Mouth


Chinese Pronunciation (Pinyin) Table

Children and adults can learn to properly pronounce Chinese words using this comprehensive Pinyin poster. Pinyin is presented in a table format so students can easily learn to pronounce Chinese words. Paper, 21"x30".Ages 6+. BLP085 $4.95

Chinese Character Standing Poster

These large standing posters are perfect for children to learn Chinese characters. Twenty four posters are self-supported and can be exhibited on the table or the floor to display images and Chinese characters to students. Hardboard, Simplified Chinese characters, Pinyin and English, 24 posters, 19.5"x15.75". Ages 3-6. BLP222 $29.95 10

Chinese Character Poster Pack

A terrific aid for both kids and adults who want to learn Chinese, this set of 10 colorful posters is great for homes or classrooms. Featuring an illustration, Simplified Chinese characters and Pinyin for each word, the posters cover food, weather, hobbies, animals, family members and more. Paper, 34"x23". BLP115 $27.95

My Pocket Chinese Posters

These bright and compact illustrated posters facilitate dual language learning in Chinese and English. Laminated Paper, Simplified Chinese characters, 24"x34". $6.00 each BLP205 Fruit Party, Bon AppÊtit, In the Wardrobe,Welcome to My House, My Body, Let’s Compare, My Animal Friends, I Want to Be A..., Where AreYou Going or I Can Do This

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Books - Posters

Chinese Festivals Wall Chart

This series of posters is packed with an assortment of Chinese nouns, all of which are related to the various Chinese festivals or 12 Chinese zodiac animals.The words are written in their Chinese characters, with Pinyin and English translations.The posters are waterproof, durable and portable. Laminated poster, Simplified or Traditional Chinese characters, Pinyin and English, 34.5"x22.75". $9.95 each BLP162 Simplified Characters BLP163 Traditional Characters The Spring Festival The Lantern Festival Tomb-Sweeping Day Dragon Boat Festival Mid-Autumn Festival Chinese Zodiac

How To Know Chinese Characters Posters

Using these posters, you can easily learn and memorize proper stroke order, radicals and the rules of writing Chinese characters. Laminated Poster, Simplified Chinese characters, Pinyin and English, 85�x57". BLP182 $9.99 each Radicals of Characters (Vol. 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 or 6) Stroke of Characters (Vol. 1, 2 or 3) Rules of Writing Characters

Wall Charts On Chinese Geography and History

The Great Wall, the Yangtze River, the Five Elements, and China's main regions and provinces are featured on this set of 11 large wall charts illustrating the basics of Chinese history and geography.The straightforward text and simple illustrations allow readers to quickly grasp important information about this ancient country. Paper, English, 29.25"x16.5". BLP119 $29.95





Chinese Phonetic System Character, Radical and Vocabulary Posters

Use these colorful, double-sided posters to teach children many basic words and structures of the Chinese language. Choose from eight posters illustrating topics such as Pinyin, radicals, basic words, animals, family members, fruits and more. Laminated Paper, 22.75"x17". Ages 6+. $5.95 each BLP116 Basic Characters, Intermediate Characters, Radical or Pinyin BLP117 People, Family Members, Fruits and Vegetables or Animals

Great for use in classrooms and homes. Incorporating these large posters in lessons is the perfect way for children and adults to learn Chinese pronunciation (Pinyin) or common radicals. Pinyin and the common radicals are presented in a table format so students can easily learn to pronounce and write Chinese characters and words. Paper, 24.5"x34.5". $9.95 each BLP100 Chinese Phonetic System (Pinyin) BLP101 Common Radicals of Chinese Characters tel 800.644.2611 fax 212.658.9185


Books - Chinese Language for Middle and High School Students

Chinese Made Easy

Among the best Chinese language textbooks for young students, the Chinese Made Easy books are excellent tools in classrooms or home study environments.The materials are presented in fun ways, with attractive and colorfully designed pages.Textbooks include corresponding CDs in Mandarin Chinese. Paperback, Simplified or Traditional Chinese characters, Pinyin and English,Textbooks: 102-128 pages.Workbooks: 177-201 pages, Teacher's Manuals: 65-100 pages, 11"x8.25".Ages 11+. BLT013 Textbook 1 (w/ 1 CD) $29.95 BLT014 Textbook 2 (w/ 2 CDs) $31.95 BLT015 Textbook 3 (w/ 2 CDs) $31.95 BLT061 Textbook 4 (w/ 2 CDs) $29.95 BLT092 Textbook 5 (w/ 2 CDs) $29.95 BLT016 Workbook (Vol. 1, 2, 3, 4 or 5) $21.95 BLT120 Teacher's Manual (Vol. 1, 2, 3, 4 or 5) $12.95

Experiencing Chinese - High School

Go Chinese and IQ Chinese

Go Chinese is a textbook series to be used together with the IQ Chinese Go CD-ROM software.The Beginner series (Go 100-400) aims to equip students with vocabulary and common expressions for everyday interactions in Chinese, while the Intermediate series (Go 500-800) places more emphasis on cultural comparison, selfexpression and more. The IQ Chinese Go CD-ROM software is also ideal for students of all ages to pinpoint specific learning problems. Paperback, Simplified or Traditional Chinese characters, Pinyin and English, 114-126 pages, 11"x8.5". CD-ROM:Version 3.0 for Windows (2000/XP/Vista) and Mac. BLM031 Textbook (Vol. 1, 2, 3 or 4) $18.95 Vol. 5 $22.95 BLM032 Workbook (Vol. 1, 2, 3 or 4) $10.95 Vol. 5 $12.95 SLC074 CD-ROM (Go 100, 200, 300, 400, 500, 600, 700 or 800) $40.95

Huanying: An Invitation to Chinese

This textbook series contains enough materials to cover a full-year course and includes six units, each with a specific communication theme and each containing learning objectives, five lessons, a unit review, and an end-of unit self-assessment. Each lesson has two texts, a new word list, language notes, cultural notes, pronunciation practice, and some knowledgerelated language activities. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, Pinyin and English. Textbooks: 419 pages/ book, Workbooks: 220 pages/book, Teacher's Manuals: 270-320 pages, 11"x8.5", 1 CD. Ages 12+. BLH093 Textbook (Level 1 or 2) $59.95 BLH094 Workbook Level 1 (1) $19.95 BLH094 Workbook Level 1 (2) $22.95 BLH094 Workbook Level 2 (1 or 2) $21.95 BLH095 Teacher's Manual Level 1 (1) $59.95 BLH095 Teacher's Manual Level 1 (2) $59.95 12

Compiled for high school students beginning to learn Chinese, this textbook series equips students with basic Chinese language skills. Each lesson in the textbook includes daily life conversations, vocabulary, sentence-building exercises, listening and speaking practices, and Chinese character introduction, all illustrated with colorful images and photos. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, Pinyin and English, Textbooks: 108-168 pages,Workbooks: 62105 pages,11"x8.25", 1 CD/book.Ages 15+. BLH023 Textbook (Vol. 1A or 1B) $18.95 BLH118 Textbook (Vol. 2A or 2B) $21.95 BLH123 Textbook (Vol. 3A or 3B) $21.95 BLH024 Workbook (Vol.1A,1B,2A,2B, 3A or 3B) $14.95

Easy Chinese Exercise

Designed to support independent learning for students who have studied between 80 to 100 hours of the Chinese language and have mastered approximately 300 words. Students from a non-Chinese speaking background can use this workbook at their own pace to prepare for Chinese language tests, check their Chinese language level and improve their Chinese language skills. The exercises are related to students' daily life at home and school making them easily relatable. Because of the independent nature of this workbook, Chinese teachers will find it to be a wonderful supplement to the classroom experience. A downloadable MP3 supports listening comprehension. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, 57 pages, 11"x8.5".Ages10+. BLM046 $14.95

Experiencing Chinese - Middle School

Created for Chinese learners of middle school age, this series is geared toward beginners. Each lesson includes daily life conversations, vocabulary, sentence-building exercises, listening and speaking practice, group activities, character introduction and experiencing China with photos and conversations, all illustrated with colorful images and photos. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, Pinyin and English, Textbooks: 102161 pages, Workbooks: 68-97 pages, 11"x8.25", 1 CD/ book. Ages 10+. BLM017 Textbook (Vol. 1A or 1B) $18.95 BLM039 Textbook (Vol. 2A or 2B) $19.95 BLM044 Textbook (Vol. 3A or 3B) $21.95 BLM018 Workbook (Vol. 1A, 1B, 2A, 2B, 3A or 3B) $14.95

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Books - Chinese Language for Middle and High School Students

Rhythms and Tones 2

Rhythms and Tones 2 contains 15 original, interactive songs and chants about real life topics important to Chinese learners in middle school, high school and beyond. In these songs and chants, Lily and her friends tell stories about their lives and interact with each other about their dreams, school and activities. They talk about making plans with friends, going to a party, eating out, and social Easy Steps to Chinese networking. Students will enjoy using the language Fun and effective, this excellent textbook series adopts an exciting new approach to teaching Chinese as a forlearned in the songs and chants of Rhythms and Tones eign language. This program, developed by the authors of the popular Chinese Made Easy and Chinese Made Easy 2 to talk about their own lives. Paperback, Simplified for Kids, is based on feedback and helpful suggestions from teachers who use those series in their classrooms. Chinese characters, Pinyin and English, 103 pages, The new program includes careful pacing, up-to-date topics, attractive page designs, and practical tasks and activi- 8.5"x11.1". Ages 12+. ties. In the workbooks, students practice Pinyin and strokes, write Chinese characters and more.While complet- BLH172 $19.95 ing the program, students acquire a vocabulary of 1,600 characters and confidence in speaking and writing Chinese. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, Pinyin and English,Textbooks: 128-162 pages, 1 CD/book, Workbooks: 180-190 pages,Teacher's Manuals: 247-383 pages, 10.85"x8.25", Flash and Word Cards: 9"x7", 10-13 Posters: 27"x19.25".Ages 10+. BLM014 Workbooks (Vol. 1, 2, 3, 4 or 5) $21.95 BLM011 Textbook 1 $29.95 BLM040 Teacher's Manual (Vol.1,2,3,4 or 5) $39.95 BLM012 Textbook 2 $31.95 BLM022 154 Word Cards Vol. 1 $29.95 BLM013 Textbook 3 $31.95 BLM022 320 Word Cards Vol. 2 $54.95 BLM023 Textbook 4 $29.95 BLM022 280 Word Cards Vol. 3 $54.95 BLM027 Textbook 5 $29.95 BLM021 Picture Flash Cards Vol. 1 (126 cards) $24.95 BLM028 Textbook 6 $34.95 BLM021 Picture Flash Cards Vol. 2 (70 cards) $24.95 BLM029 Textbook 7 $34.95 BLM021 Picture Flash Cards Vol. 3 (62 cards) $24.95 BLM030 Textbook 8 $34.95 BLM024 Posters Vol. 2/Vol. 3 $31.95 BLM024 Posters (Vol. 1) $29.95

Taking Off With Chinese

My Classroom Notebook

The Taking Off With Chinese text presents students with points about the major difference between the Chinese and English languages. It emphasizes the oral practice of the four tones, the stroke order and the radicals.The teaching content is relevant and topical covering etiquette, greetings, everyday routines and more. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, Pinyin and English, 115 pages, 11.15"x8.5", 1 CD. BLM065 $14.95

My Classroom Notebook provides useful class teaching resources and facilitates teacher development. It applies the principles and methods of foreign language teaching to the situational requirements of Chinese language teaching. The book focuses on problem-solving and emphasizes the discovery of learning. A series of sample activities helps readers to formulate their own class activity designs. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters and English, 11"x8.25". Ages 13+. BLH175 $31.95

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I Love Learning Chinese Middle/High School

Created for Chinese language classes that use the TPRS method, this series reinforces language skills through engaging storytelling. Written Chinese is introduced early and at a natural pace, from simple to complex. Each textbook takes about 100 hours to teach. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, Pinyin and English, 134-182 pages, 11. 83"x8. 5", 1 CD/book. Ages 12-17. BLM033 Vol. 1 or 2 $26.95 BLM033 Vol. 3 or 4 $29.95

Ni Hao

Ni Hao is a complete Chinese language course for beginning students in upper middle to high schools.Focusing on Chinese language and culture, the series aims to teach communication in both spoken and written Chinese. The books are richly illustrated, and relatable characters and experiences are used throughout to create a connection to the learning that will enhance students' reading and writing abilities. Paperback, Simplified (3rd Edition) or Traditional Chinese characters, Pinyin and English, Textbooks with download link: 120-138 pages, Workbooks: 92-124 pages, Teacher's Manuals: 120-140 pages, 11''x8.5''. Ages 14+. BLT004 Textbook 1 $42.90 BLT058 Teacher's Manual 1 $56.10 BLT045 Textbook 2 $48.40 BLT059 Teacher's Manual 2 $59.40 BLT062 Textbook 3 $53.90 BLH001 Teacher's Manual 3 $61.60 BLT065 Textbook 4 $59.40 BLT081 Teacher's Manual 4 $67.10 BLH177 Textbook 5 $59.40 BLT047 Audio CD 1 (2 CDs) $51.70 BLT003 Workbook 1 $24.20 BLT054 Audio CD 2 (4 CDs) $73.70 BLT046 Workbook 2 $26.40 BLT064 Audio CD 3 (4 CDs) $73.70 BLT063 Workbook 3 $28.60 BLT067 Audio CD 4 (4 CDs) $78.10 $30.80 BLT070 Lab CD-ROM Games BLT045 BLT066 Workbook 4 BLH178 Workbook 5 $30.80 (Vol. 1, 2 or 3) $258.50 tel 800.644.2611 fax 212.658.9185


Books - Chinese Language for Middle and High School Students BLT123


Chinese Link

BLH032 This dynamic textbook set for beginner students of modern Chinese helps develop skills in listening, speaking, reading and writing the Chinese language. An abundance of in-text activities reinforces learning. Paperback, Simplified or Traditional Chinese characters, Pinyin and English, Textbooks: 384-544 pages, Workbooks: 168-448 pages. 11"x8.5".Ages 15+. BLH008 Textbook Elementary, Pt. 1 or 2 $61.00 BLH032 Textbook Intermediate, Pt. 1 or 2 $60.00 BLH032 Workbook Elementary, Pt. 1 $42.60 BLH032 Workbook Elementary, Pt. 2 $48.20 BLH033 Workbook Intermediate, Pt. 1 or 2 $48.20 BLH134 Audio CD Elementary $64.60 BLH135 Audio CD Intermediate, Pt. 1 or 2 $21.33 BLT107


Mei Zhou Chinese – Middle/High School

Chinese for Youth (Rev. Ed.)

These books are designed to help students learn to speak Chinese and to recognize and write Chinese characters and sentences.The course uses rhymes, pictures, information on Chinese culture and building block concepts. Traditional and Simplified characters, Pinyin and English, Textbooks: 152-192 pages,Workbooks: 36-84 pages, Teacher's Manuals: 72-99 pages,11. 15"x8.5".Ages 8-16. B264 Textbook 1 $24.95 B265 Workbook 1 $22.50 B267 2 Audio CDs forTextbook 1 $24.95 B267 1 Audio CD for Workbook 1 $12.00 B268 Textbook 2 $24.95 B269 Workbook 2 $22.50 B271 2 Audio CDs forTextbook 2 $24.95 B271 1 Audio CD for Workbook 2 $12.00 BLT107 Textbook 3 $24.95 BLT109 Workbook 3 $22.50 BLT111 2 Audio CDs forTextbook 3 $24.95 B268 BLT111 1 Audio CD for Workbook 3 $12.00 BLM045 BLM045 Textbook 4 $24.95 BLM026 Workbook 4 $22.50 BLM025 2 CD-ROMs forTextbook (Vol. 2 or 3) $34.95 BLM061 2 Audio CDs forTextbook 4 $24.95 BLT110 Teacher's Guide (Vol. 1, 2 or 3) $24.95 BLM061 1 Audio CD for Workbook 4 $12.95 BLH019 Teacher Character Cards Level 1 (SC) $39.95 BLM025 1 CD-ROM forTextbook 1 $24.95 BLH020 Student Character Cards Level 1 (SC) $14.95 B264

BLT122 Learn Chinese with Me Learn Chinese with Me is a complete learning program specifically created for teaching beginning Chinese to students of 10 years old and above.The textbook covers topics of communication in daily life, school life, food, health, environment, transportation, geography, and traditional Chinese culture. Using these delightfully illustrated textbooks, students will learn the Chinese language and have fun in the process. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, Pinyin and English, Textbooks: 230-277 pages, 2 CDs,Workbooks: 143-153 pages, Teacher's Manuals: 125-149 pages, 11"x8.5", 110-124 Word Cards: 8.25"x5.75", 314 Character Cards: 4.3"x3.1".Ages 10+. BLT116 Textbook 1 $29.95 BLT122 Textbook 2 $29.95 BLT123 Textbook 3 $29.95 BLT128 Textbook 4 $29.95 BLT117 Workbook (Vol. 1, 2, 3 or 4) $16.95 BLT118 Teacher’s Manual $12.95 (Vol. 1, 2, 3 or 4) BLH139 Character Cards (Vol. 1) $29.95 BLH097 Word and Phrase Cards (Vol. 1, 2, 3, or 4) $24.95 BLH138 DVD (Vol. 1, 2, 3 or 4) $49.95


Secondary Chinese Writing Series

This series introduces students to the world of composition and cultivates an expressive voice. A variety of exercises are included to stimulate thinking and encourage linguistic inventiveness. Example texts feature excerpts from works of famous authors so that students can explore the poetic capacity and depth of the Chinese language. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, 106133 pages/book, 10.25"x7.5". Ages 12+. BLM066 Narrative or Argumentative $8.95 each

The Mei Zhou Chinese series is suitable for students of learning Chinese for 2-4 hours a week. The applicable standards adopted for Shuang Shuang – Middle/High School Shuang Shuang Chinese textbook series is comprised of 20 volumes, which are to be used over a nine-year this compilation include U.S. national standards on period, and covers 2,500 Chinese characters. Following volumes 1-5 (for elementary schools), volumes 6-9 teaching foreign languages teach Chinese with stories, poems, and essays and introduce radicals, measure words, sentence structure and more. Each set has one textbook, two workbooks and one CD(5C) and U.S. standards BLE013 ROM. Volumes 10-20 provide systematic knowledge about Chinese culture, on foreign language geography, history, and philosophy. Each set has one textbook and one assessment. The textbooks BLM055 workbook. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, Textbook: 39-62 pages, are connected with both the U.S. high school Chinese Workbook: 20-28 pages, 11.25"x8.25", 1 CD-ROM. Ages 11-18. Advance Placement Program (AP) and the U.S. college BLE013 Vol. 6, 7, 8 or 9 $24.95 each Chinese program. The textbooks focus on phonetics, BLM049 Vol. 10 Stories about Chinese Culture $18.95 vocabulary, situation-oriented communications and BLM050 Vol. 11 Chinese Geography $18.95 human sciences. Each Level has a textbook, workbook BLM051 Vol. 12 Ancient Chinese Stories $18.95 and characters cards. Level 7 and 8 come with a DVD. BLM051 Vol. 13 Chinese Myths and Legends $18.95 Paperback, Simplified or Traditional Chinese characters BLM052 Vol. 14 Ancient Chinese Science and Technology $18.95 with Pinyin or Zhuyin, 118-132 pages, 11"x8.25". Ages BLM053 Vol. 15 Chinese Literature Appreciation $23.95 12-17. BLM053 Vol. 16 Chinese Poetry Appreciation $23.95 BLM057 Level 7, 8 or 9 $24.95 BLM054 Vol. 17 Chinese Reading of Popular Science $23.95 BLE265 Teacher Flash Cards BLM055 Vol. 18 Ancient Chinese Philosophy $23.95 Level 1, 2, 3, or 4 $26.95 BLM055 Vol. 19 History of China (Part 1) $23.95 BLE268 Hanging Posters BLM051 BLM055 Vol. 20 History of China (Part 2) $23.95 Level 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 or 8 $53.95 14

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Books - Chinese Language for AP and College Students BLA094


Integrated Chinese (3rd Ed.)

This textbook series expands English-speaking students' vocabulary and their ability to communicate in Chinese social settings. It also teaches the reading and writing of characters.The books contain an innovative text layout using Pinyin, Simplified and Traditional characters in addition to the English dialogue translations, making learning enjoyable and fun.The texts include many cultural notes, pictures and more for reference.This series also contains exercise books and character books. Paperback, Level 1: Simplified or Traditional characters, Pinyin and English; Level 2: Simplified and Traditional characters combined, Pinyin and English,Textbooks: 249452 pages,Workbooks: 125-356 pages, Character Workbooks: 142-202 pages, 11"x8.5".Ages 15+. BLA022 Textbook Level 1 Part 1 $44.99 BLA023 Workbook Level 1 Part 1 $23.99 BLO056 Character Book Level 1 Part 1 $21.99 BLO054 Textbook Level 1 Part 2 $54.99 BLO055 Workbook Level 1 Part 2 $25.99 BLO057 Character Book Level 1 Part 2 $24.99 BLA025 4 Audio CDs Level 1 Part 1 $47.99 2 Audio CDs Level 1 Part 2 $37.99 BLA094 Textbook Level 2 (Part 1 or 2) $53.99 BLA095 Workbook Level 2 Part 1 $25.99 BLA095 Workbook Level 2 Part 2 $27.99 BLO058 Character Book Level 2 (Part 1 or 2) $14.99 BLO059 2 Audio CDs Level 2 (Part 1 or 2) $37.99 BLO165 Textbook DVD Level 1 (Part 1 or 2) $59.99 BLF111 Builder Cards (5.65"x7.5") $39.95

Jia You! Chinese for the Global Community

A full-year program for intermediate students of Chinese, this series is designed for college students in second-year Chinese as a foreign language programs and senior high school students taking the AP Chinese Language and Culture Exam. Hardcover, Simplified and Traditional Chinese characters, Pinyin and English, Textbooks: 346-352 pages, 1-2 CDs,Workbooks: 167173 pages, 11"x8.5", 3-4 CDs.Ages 15+. BLH037 Textbook (Vol. 1 or 2) $87.95 BLH038 Workbook (Vol. 1) $66.95 BLH038 Workbook (Vol. 2) $68.95

AP Chinese Language and Culture

This AP test prep book reviews all parts of the AP Chinese exam: listening, reading, writing, grammar, speaking and culture. Each section includes exercises. The listening and reading sections include practice questions with answer keys and answer explanations.The book presents questions in Traditional and Simplified Chinese characters and includes two fulllength practice exams with answer keys. Paperback, English, 565 pages, 11"x8.4", 3 CDs. BLH112 $29.99

AP Chinese Language and Culture Simulated Tests

This book was compiled by Chinese teachers who are familiar with the AP Chinese exam. It is a practical and essential tool that can serve as self-preparation and/ or a crash course for the examination. The book features eight full practice tests. Students can download free audio files for the listening and speaking sections. Paperback, Simplified and Traditional Chinese characters and English, 268 pages, 11"x8.25". BLH142 $29.95

Harvest Intermediate Chinese

Harvest is a four-skill intermediate Chinese program that integrates the teaching of the language and culture. It draws students into the study of Chinese through its stimulating and contemporary readings, authentic language use, contentbased materials, and engaging and meaningful activities.The program comprises six units and 12 lessons covering a wide variety of cultural topics such as school life, family, festivals, Chinese ethnic minorities, famous people, Chinese literature and arts. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters and English, Textbook: 228 pages, Workbook:140 pages, 11"x8.5".Ages 14+. BLO109 Textbook $34.95 BLO110 Workbook (w/ 3 CDs) $34.95

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New Practical Chinese Reader

This series is the most popular text used to teach Chinese in United States universities. Designed for native English speakers to learn Chinese, these books teach students listening, speaking, reading and writing skills. Each lesson includes: text, new words, notes, conversation practice, reading comprehension, phonetics, grammar, characters and cultural notes. The book uses several fictional characters in different situations to make the Chinese learning experience more enjoyable. Paperback, Simplified or Traditional Chinese characters, Pinyin and English,Textbooks: 242-263 pages, Workbooks: 122153 pages, Instructor's Manuals: 50- 137 pages, 11"x8.25". BLT085 Textbook 1 (SC or TC) $21.95 Textbook 1 with DVD $35.95 BLT088 Workbook 1 (SC or TC) $12.95 BLT086 Instructor's Manual 1 $14.95 BLA007 Textbook 2 (SC or TC) $21.95 Textbook 2 with DVD $37.95 BLA008 Workbook 2 (SC or TC) $12.95 BLA009 Instructor's Manual 2 $14.95 BLA010 Textbook 3 (SC or TC) $21.95 Textbook 3 with DVD $36.95 BLA011 Workbook 3 (SC or TC) $12.95 BLA012 Instructor's Manual 3 $14.95 BLA020 Textbook 4 (SC or TC) $26.95 Textbook 4 with DVD $36.95 BLA021 Workbook 4 (SC or TC) $14.95 BLA051 Instructor's Manual 4 $14.95 BLO001 Textbook 5 (SC or TC) $26.95 BLO042 Instructor's Manual 5 $14.95 BLO176 Textbook 6 (SC) $26.95 BLO002 DVD for Textbook 1, 2, 3 or 4 $19.95 BLT087 4 CDs for Textbook 1, 2, 3, 5 or 6 $29.95 5 CDs for Textbook 4 $34.95 BLT089 2 CDs for Workbooks 1, 2 or 4 $17.95 3 CDs for Workbook 3 $21.95 BLA003 1 CD for Instructor's Manual 1 $11.95 tel 800.644.2611 fax 212.658.9185


Books - Chinese Language for AP and College Students Step Up With Chinese for Beginners Developed in accordance with ACTFL’s 5Cs, this set of textbooks and workbooks was created to teach Chinese in a real-life context, while incorporating the three communicative modes. Eschewing the traditional text-vocabulary-grammar centered approach, each unit is broken down into small chunks of pattern to learn and practice. Each step builds upon previously learned vocabulary and sentence patterns in a systematic way. Students will learn all the necessary material to engage others in meaningful communication and gain a better understanding of the Chinese culture. Simplified Chinese characters, Pinyin and English. Graded Readers - Reading China Reading China is a progressive, user-friendly series of reading materials that can be used in class or for extracur- 11.25”x8.25”. Ages 15+. BLH173 Textbook $69.99 ricular practice.The main features include five progressive grades, each in two volumes, which are tailored for (HC, 275 pages) different levels of learners.An outlook of modern Chinese society is provided, including various aspects of clothBLH174 Workbook $44.99 ing, food, shelter, transportation, traditional customs and modern life practices, language, culture, economy, etc. (PB, 192 pages) Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters and English, 110-128 pages/book, 9.5"x7.75", 1 CD/book. BLH108 $16.95 each Contemporary Chinese Short Stories 1A Fallen In Love with China 1B A Little Horse Crosses the River Specially designed for students at the intermediate high 2A Marvelous Chinese 2B Bicycle Kingdom and advanced levels, this book is comprised of 12 3A Let's Get Married On August 8th 3B What a Beautiful Jasmine Flower Chinese short stories of 4A Beijing Welcomes You 4B Planting a Love Tree 1,200 to 1,800 characters. 5A Panda Diplomacy 5B China's Spring Festival Migration The stories cover six thematic units: jobs, interests, BLH102 Chinese Reading for Practical BLH128 marriage, the countryside, Purposes friends, and education. This series of readers is tailored to Chinese language Pinyin and English vocabulstudents in high school or college who are at reading ary and sentence explanalevels 1to 3. Most of the stories in these readers are BLH119 tions are included to supwritten from a foreigner's perspective and describe port comprehension. their experiences in or feelings about China.The Paperback, Simplified topics relate to modern life in China, thus making Chinese characters, 224 reading fun for the students since they are not pages, 11"x8.25", 1 CD. BLH103 BLH141 only learning Chinese, but they are learning about BLO183 $31.95 daily life in contemporary China. A "Reading Tips" section appears before each article, and afterwards, a summary section titled "Have You Understood It" examines the learner's understanding of the article. BLH145 Each story has Pinyin, and vocabulary is introduced with the stories next to the lines of Chinese. A complete English translation appears at the end of the Chinese texts. Paperback, Simplified Chinese BLH144 BLH146 characters, Pinyin and English/Japanese/Korean, 127-192 pages, 9"x6.75". $15.95 each Level 1 BLH102 My Days In China (Vol. 1) or (Vol. 2, w/ 1 CD) BLH154 Level 2 BLH103 From a Layman to a Professional Level 2 w/1 CD Home with Kids BLH119 From the Bottom to the Top Home with Kids is one of China's most popular teleBLH128 Chinese People Like to Speak the Truth vision comedies, with four series and 365 episodes. BLH141 Chinese Education Is Different from BLH153 The author adapted 12 episodes to coordinate watch Those of Western Countries ing the program with intermediate and advanced BLH144 Chinese People Do Like to Dance textbook work. Each text-book consists of three BLH145 There Are More and More Indebted volumes, and each volume is composed of four individ Persons in China ual episodes. A lesson is made up of six sections: a set BLH146 I Married a Chinese Girl of warm-up questions, a text, vocabulary, grammatical BLH153 Bargaining Is a Kind of Enjoyment points, cultural points and exercises. Paperback, BLH160 I'm the Most Humorous Person In the World Simplified Chinese characters, Pinyin and English, 324Level 3 w/1 CD 367 pages, 10.25"x7.25", 2 DVDs/book. BLH154 Use Tomorrow's Money to Fulfill Today's Dream BLH160 BLH099 Vol. 1, 2, or 3 $39.95 BLH173


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Books - Chinese Language for AP and College Students BLH034 This innovative Chinese graded reader series offers an opportunity to read for pleasure while developing fluency, building confidence and increasing motivation for Chinese learning. Level 1 is for students who know 300 Chinese characters. Level 2 is for students who have learned 500 Chinese characters. Level 3 is for students who know 750 words. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters and Pinyin, Level 1: 57-61 pages, Level 2: 68-76 pages, Level 3: 78 pages, 7. 8"x5.1", 1 CD/book. $5.95 each BLH034 Level 1 (Wrong,Wrong,Wrong!, I Really Want to Find Her...,Two Children Seeking the Joy Bridge,To the Left and To the Right, Can I Dance With You? or Whom Do You Like More?) BLH100 Level 2 (Our Geese Have Gone, Secrets of a Computer Company, Green Phoenix, If I Didn't Have You, Mother and Son or After the Accident) BLH100 BLH169 Level 3 (Third Eye)

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Tian Tian Zhongwen Everyday Chinese

Tian Tian Zhongwen is a graded Chinese reader series for high elementary Chinese language learners and above.This anthology of stories contains a rich and colorful selection of enjoyable reading about China, covering a wide range of topics including modern China, ancient fables, history and lifestyle. Besides gaining a greater insight into China, these stories help learners increase their Chinese reading and character recognition skills. Colorful illustrations are used to explain the main ideas of the story. Each book in the series contains 20 stories, divided into four levels. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters and Pinyin, 88 pages/book, 9.45"x7.65", 1 CD/book. $16.95 each BLH163 A Nice Lady in Shanghai, Bicycle Kingdom, Teahouse in China or Beijing's Courtyards




Learn About Chinese Culture

The Learn About Chinese Culture books are great supplementary materials for high school Chinese language students to learn more about Chinese culture. Each book introduces Chinese culture with colorful photos and hands on instructions on how to make papercuts, masks, and ceramics, and how to write Chinese calligraphy. Paperback, Simplified Chinese character and English, 22-68 pages, 10.25"x7.3". Ages 12+. BHC014 Learn Chinese (Book+CD) $12.95 BHC014 Mask, Chinese Papercuts, Chinese Calligraphy, Martial Arts or Ceramics $7.95

Modern and Institutional China

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Chinese Food, Songs, Calligraphy,Taiji Quan and Drama

This series of books teaches about Chinese food, songs, the art of calligraphy, the practice of Taiji Quan and the traditional Chinese operas. Popular dishes are included in Chinese Food, as well as Chinese tea and wine. Chinese Songs has a collection of folk, children's and contemporary songs that are about love, family, scenery, etc. Chinese Calligraphy offers basic knowledge of the art and has exercises that teach the strokes. Taiji Quan introduces the basic movements of Taiji. Chinese Drama explains the history and evolution of traditional Chinese Operas. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters and English, Pinyin, 147-208 pages, 10. 25"x7. 25" or 11. 83"x8. 25". DVD: 100 minutes. BAR112 Chinese Calligraphy (1 DVD) $21.95 BHH021 Chinese Food (1 DVD) $17.95 BLH121 Chinese Songs (1 CD) $17.95 BHT237 Taiji Quan (1 DVD) $21.95 BHT274 Chinese Drama $18.95

BLO215 Developed for intermediate students who have studied the Chinese language for at least two years, these books provide valuable insight into various aspects of China's business, political and cultural background. Focus on Chinese Institutional Culture introduces China's politics, economy, trade, and legal system through essays, news reports, movie and historical stories.  Aspects of Modern China introduces the Chinese people, urban development, and Chinese daily life. Both books are written in a dialog form, making them easier to understand, and are accompanied by exercises and an MP3 CD. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, 214 -336 pages, 8.3''x11.25''. 1 MP3 CD. BLO215 Focus On Chinese Institutional Culture $26.95 BLO216 Aspects of Modern China $35.95


Chinese Culture - Reading and Writing Enrichment Activities

Recommended as a supplementary resource for high school students who are preparing for the AP Chinese Examination, this workbook includes engaging activities that will help students improve their reading and writing skills. This book is also a good selfstudy resource for strengthening language skills. Paperback, Simplified or Traditional Chinese characters, Pinyin and English, 176 pages, 10"x7.5", 1 CD.Ages 15+. BLH170 $19.95 tel 800.644.2611 fax 212.658.9185


Books - Adult Learners

Learn Chinese With Jokes




Discover China

Discover China is specially designed for young adult and adult learners. The series employs a communicative approach to language learning that gives students a comprehensive, integrated and systematic introduction. Emphasis is placed on pair work, group work and on a variety of speaking and listening activities to help students become confident Chinese language speakers. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, Pinyin and English, Textbooks: 184-192 pages, 2 CDs/book, Workbooks: 106 pages, 1 CD. 11"x8.75". BLL149 Textbook (Vol. 1 or 2) $39.95 BLL150 Workbook (Vol. 1 or 2) $22.95

Learning Chinese With Signs

This textbook is suitable for students to read signs commonly seen in mainland China, Taiwan and Chinese communities across America. It not only helps students to read these signs, but also to learn about Chinese culture. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters and English, 361 pages, 10.35"x7.3". Ages 15+. BLO207 $35.00

Successfully Learn Chinese In 30 Days  This Chinese language textbook teaches students to understand and use daily Chinese rapidly in 30 days. With new words, sentences, and scenario illustrations, this book helps students learn Chinese in a simulated live language environment. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, Pinyin and English, 247 pages, 6.75"x9", 1 CD. BLL140 $45.95

Road to Success

This series of textbooks is designed to help students lay a solid foundation to study Chinese pronunciation and characters and to master expressions for communication. Each lesson includes exercises that improve students' listening, speaking and reading skills. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, Pinyin and English, 154-179 pages, 11.25"x8.25", 1 CD. BLL147 Threshold $17.95 BLL148 Lower Elementary Vol. 1 $25.95 BLL148 Lower Elementary Vol. 2 $28.95 BLL148 Elementary (Vol. 1 or 2) $35.95 BLL164 Intermediate (Vol. 1 or 2) $24.95

Experiencing Chinese Advanced Course

This book is designed for students in the intermediate to upper levels of Chinese language study. Its objective is to improve students' ability to express themselves orally and on paper.  The book's emphasis is on task based teaching philosophy and its 10 units focus on comprehensive training of the four language skills: listening, speaking, reading and writing. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, Pinyin and English, 175 pages, 11”x8.25”. BLO221 $27.95


Practical Rhythmic Chinese

Practical Rhythmic Chinese combines the Chinese traditional method of read aloud with modern Chinese daily expressions to facilitate recognizing and writing commonly used Chinese characters. Written with more than 400 Chinese characters, this book contains over 50 rhythmic verses and covers over 100 basic Chinese grammatical points. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, Pinyin and English, 435 pages, 10.25"x8.25", 1 CD. BLL094 $49.95

Say It Now! - A Complete Handbook of Spoken Chinese

This pocket-sized book covers 55 life situations in 12 topics (ranging from being a guest to eating out to experiencing problems).With more than 600 practical sample sentences, Say It Now can also help learners who already have the basic language fundamentals improve their speech. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, Pinyin and English, 233pages, 5.83"x4.13", 1 CD. BLL032 $15.95

China's Panorama

Beginner's Chinese

Beginner's Chinese provides students with a basic understanding of Chinese pronunciation, grammar and vocabulary. It introduces 260 commonly used Chinese characters, plus 80 grammatical structures using supportive illustrations and English explanations. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters and English, 171pages, 11.25"x8.25", 1 MP3 CD. BLL122 $25.95

Learn Chinese with Jokes is written for high school students and adults who have learned or are studying beginning Chinese. Using the simple, approachable structure of jokes, readers can learn to identify almost 1,000 new Chinese characters. Vocabulary is included with each joke and at the end of the book. Readers will improve their reading skills while enjoying fun jokes that build their vocabulary. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, Pinyin and English. 168 pages, 8”x6.25”. BLL175 $12.95

Advanced Readers

Students at the advanced level must learn how to express themselves within the context of the language. These readers help students gain an understanding of the culture through topical reading and exercises discussing modernization, holidays, religion and idiomatic expressions. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, 210-261 pages, 10"x7.25". BLT083 Cultural Interpretations of China $17.95 BLT084 Getting Into Chinese Thought $18.95

China's Panorama is created for intermediate and advanced Chinese language students.The text provides an overview of Chinese history and culture including such topics as geography, agriculture, politics, China in modern times, and much more.This comprehensive look at Chinese culture and history provides students with a better understanding of China and its people. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters and English, 191 pages, 10"x7.75". BLO206 $29.95

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Experiencing Chinese

The Experiencing Chinese series is written especially for beginning learners of the Chinese language, and is suitable for students who want a short course. The books incorporate the concept of learning through experience and are designed to meet the basic requirements for daily social or business communication, with a focus on listening and speaking skills. Each volume has a different focus: business communication, studying, traveling, sports, living, or experiencing culture in China. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, Pinyin and English, Textbooks: 132222 pages, Workbooks: 132-253 pages, 11"x8.25", 1 CD/book. BLL041 Sports In China $24.95 BLL118 Sports In China Workbook $15.95 BLO040 Studying In China 40-50 Hours $24.95 50-70 Hours $34.95 BLL033 Studying In China Workbook $17.95 BLO039 Business Communication $24.95 BLL119 Business Communication Workbook $15.95 BLO041 Living In China $24.95 BLL034 Living In China Workbook $15.95 BLL021 Culture In China $24.95 BLL035 Culture In China Workbook $15.95 BLL022 Traveling In China $24.95 BLL165 Living In China Advanced $29.95 BLL079 Official Communication $26.95

Conversational Chinese 301



This set of textbooks presents the 301 most essential conversational sentences for quick learning. Each lesson has six parts: sentences, conversation, substitution, new words, grammar and exercises, with 800 new words and fundamentals of Chinese grammar explained. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, Pinyin and English,Textbooks: 198-224 pages,Workbooks: 116-165 pages, 10.25"x7.25". BLT071 Textbook (Vol. 1 or 2) $21.95 BLL075 Workbook (Vol. 1 or 2) $12.95 BLT072 3 Audio CDs (Vol. 1 or 2) $13.95 BLL076 DVD (Vol. 1 or 2) $25.95



Interactive Chinese





These appealing language packages combine conversation, pronunciation and cultural tips all in one book.The accompanying audio CD, interactive CD-ROM, and DVD help students learn to use Chinese in an interactive and lively manner. Dialogues, grammar reviews, and vocabulary lists with vivid colored illustrations and pictures are included. Using these books, students learn to talk about basic everyday situations such as greetings and personal introductions, family introductions, expressions of willingness, hobbies and interests, phone conversation, appointment making and more. Units such as pronunciation, picture dictionary, basic sentences, sitcom, and talk show aid students in practicing phrases and greetings. Paperback, Simplified or Traditional Chinese characters, Pinyin and English, 49-78 pages, 11"x8.25", 1-2 CDs, 1 CD-ROM and 1 DVD/book. $29.95 each BLL050 Phone Conversation BLL102 Vacations and Hotels BLL103 Restaurants and Food BLL046 Greetings and Self-Introduction BLL047 How to Introduce One's Family BLL055 Making an Appointment BLL048 How to Express Willingness BLL132 Chinese for Job Hunting BLL135 Business Affairs BLL066 Transportation BLL057 Expressing Emotions BLL124 Essential Chinese for Social Situations BLL101 Travel BLL123 Shopping in Chinese BLL125 Essential Chinese for Campus Life BLL049 Interests and Hobbies BLL126 Chinese in the City BLL127 Chinese on Festivals BLL144 Meeting & Briefings BLL128 Chinese Movie Set (3 CD-ROMs) BLL145 Going Away on Business & Greeting Guests BLL128 Chinese Movie Set (3 CD-ROMs/3 Books) $49. 95

Experiencing Chinese - Beginners Level

These comprehensive texts enhance beginner students' skills in listening, speaking, reading and writing Chinese. With a focus on communication competence, students can immediately put into practice what they learn. Dialogues are concise, yet light and humorous, and students will ultimately learn about 500 words. The text first emphasizes recognizing characters and then moves on to writing them. Students pick up myriad details about Chinese culture along the way. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, Pinyin and English,Textbooks: 246-258 pages,Workbooks: 152-169 pages, 11"x8.25",Teaching Material: PPT Format. BLL036 Textbook (Vol. 1 or 2) $24.95 BLL095 Workbook Vol. 1 $15.95 BLL095 Workbook Vol. 2 $17.95 BLL096 E-plans Teaching Material $29.95 tel 800.644.2611 fax 212.658.9185


Books - Teacher Resources

Mandarin Charms 101

Mandarin Charms 101 provides classroom warmups and review activities for Chinese teachers at all levels. Instructors can stimulate students' interest and provide opportunities for students to interact and socialize.This allows teachers to get the best results with minimum preparation time. Paperback,Traditional Chinese characters, 220 pages, 11.5"x8.65". BLS021 $18.95

The Vault of Teaching Games

This series is written for teachers and tutors who want to teach Chinese in a more active and fun manner, in order to motivate students and help them to enjoy learning Chinese.The two volume series includes over 100 language games covering different teaching topics such as Pinyin, characters, vocabulary, grammar, listening and speaking. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, 122 pages/book, 9.5"x6.75". BLS008 Vol. 1 or 2 $16.95

Chinese Power Learning Games

This book demonstrates how to match learning objectives with effective learning games at five levels of complexity, from simple memorization to full conversation.Tested on both children and adults, these games provide motivation and engaging practice opportunities for students of all ages.The games are simple to prepare and will work with any textbook or content. Paperback, English, 54 pages, 11"x8.5".Ages 6+. BLE035 $14.95

The Essential Chinese Language Teaching Sourcebook

The Essential Chinese Language Teaching Sourcebook was created in response to the tremendous growth of Chinese language programs and the need for guidance and resources in the field of teaching Chinese as a foreign language in the U.S.The comprehensive sourcebook covers a wide of range topics from how to obtain teaching credentials and develop Chinese programs to useful resources available for teaching. It is compiled by professional and experienced teachers and counseled by advisers renowned in the field of Chinese language teaching in the U.S. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters and English, 168 pages, 9.5"x6.5". BLO139 $12.95 20



Handbooks for Chinese Teachers

These books are designed for Chinese teachers and students majoring in Chinese education.They can be used as guidance in teaching Chinese, for vocational training and in self-study. Classroom Skills includes activities and addresses issues such as teacher prep and class organization. Grammar Teaching helps teachers master grammar knowledge, fosters grammar teaching awareness, and enhances grammar teaching ability. Paperback,Wire binding, Simplified Chinese characters, 262-475 pages, 11.25"x8.5". BLS022 Classroom Skills $31.95 BLS023 Grammar Teaching $39.95

Vocabulary Acquisition and Instruction

Learn about teaching the Chinese language from the perspectives of linguistics, psycho linguistics, cognitive processing, and communicative language instruction.This book discusses processes and models of Chinese vocabulary acquisition and instruction for Western learners. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters and English, 243 pages, 9.1"x6.75", 1 DVD. BLS029 $19.95

Structures of Mandarin Chinese

This book can be used for English speakers learning Chinese or as a reference book for teachers of Chinese as a foreign language. It introduces the most useful and important Chinese sentence structures, offers comparisons and points of continuity with English, and supplements these with simple and easy-to-understand examples and commentary. The grammar exercises are primarily sentence structure drills, while the review exercises target comprehension and communication. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, Pinyin and English, 260 pages, 10.25"x7.25". BLL152 $22.95

Difficulties in Learning Chinese: Explanation and Analysis

An essential reference book for Chinese teachers, researchers of Chinese education and learners of Chinese language, this book contains over 6,000 article selections from Learning Chinese Magazine, a professional magazine supporting the education of Chinese as a foreign language. Articles include more than 200 authors, including experts, celebrities and academic leaders in the field of teaching Chinese as a foreign language. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, 214 pages, 11.25�x8.3''. BLO219 Vol. 1 or 2 $21.95

Languages and Children

The popular and completely updated Chinese edition of Languages and Children is the only comprehensive foreign language methods text for teachers of foreign language. This book maintains the integrity of past editions, while reflecting the new language issues that exist in today's classrooms including standards-based planning and guiding principles and the Standards for Foreign Language Learning in the 21st Century. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, 544 pages, 11"x8.5". BLS027 $31.95

Games for Learning Chinese

Games for Learning Chinese includes 100 classroom games that combine playing with studying. All of the games are sorted into five categories based on their language functions: 43 word practice; 13 sentence pattern practice; 14 Chinese character practice; 12 listening comprehension; and 18 integrated exercises. Each game is illustrated for the convenience of teachers. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, 206 pages, 11"x8.5". BLS015 $22.95

Practical Chinese Grammar

This book helps students comprehend grammar challenges that often occur in the study of the Chinese language. Precise explanations and abundant exercises are utilized, as are comparisons and contrasts of similar language points, synonyms and antonyms. The unit exercises, comprehensive exercises and HSK grammar exercises help learners to better master grammar. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, 451 pages, 9.5"x6.75". BLS017 $31.95

Learning Chinese Through Performance

Learning Chinese through Performance is a supplemental teaching material for Chinese teachers.The author creates a lively and relaxing learning environment by incorporating various performance genres into classroom activities such as drama, poetry readings, and cross talk.These performances will introduce students to social life in modern China, and are equally suited for beginners to advanced proficiency students. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, 179 pages, 9"x6.75". 1 DVD. BLS009 $19.95

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Books - Teacher Resources

Chinese Grammar Step by Step

Chinese Grammar Step by Step is a useful, easy to understand reference guide to the Chinese language. Based on Hanban’s International Curriculum for Chinese Language Education, it organizes grammar topics in a progressive manner and offers a clear, concise explanation for each language point. Refreshingly presented in a manner for easy learning, it is a first guide to Chinese grammar for learners at all levels. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, Pinyin and English, 240 pages, 10.1”x7.5”. BLL174 $24.95

Modern Mandarin Chinese Grammar - A Practical Guide

Learn Chinese as spoken in modern Beijing.This book follows the series' structure (two parts - one for grammar structure, one for function). The companion workbook Includes essential exercises, everyday functions such as making introductions, and a comprehensive answer key. It can be used independently or with the textbook. Paperback, Simplified and Traditional Chinese characters, Pinyin and English, 9.75''x6.8". BLO088 Textbook (396 pages) $42.95 BLO089 Workbook (265 pages) $37.95

Chinese Grammar with Illustrative Pictures

This grammar textbook is designed for Chinese learners with one-year of Chinese learning experience, as well as Chinese teachers. It combines vivid pictures with illustrative words and 100 basic grammatical points. Students can easily understand Chinese grammar through explicit explanation, English annotation, patterns, and pictures. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, Pinyin and English, 343 pages, 10"x7.75". BLL137 $29.95

A Practical Chinese Grammar

A comprehensive Chinese grammar book, A Practical Chinese Grammar can be used as a textbook for high school and college students majoring in Chinese, self-taught learners, and Chinese language teachers. Grammatical explanations are clear and examples are standardized and Simplified Chinese characters,

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Chinese Language Teaching References

BLO168 Enrich the classroom experience using these books, which support educators in executing strong learning programs. Choose from texts that explain Chinese BLS010 grammar, provide theory and practice regarding classroom methods, address the different learning styles of students, and introduce teaching techniques that are practical, fun and easy to implement in the classroom. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, 192-402 pages, 8"x5.5"-10.4"x7.4". BLO114 Grammar Through Pictures $17.95 BLO140 Easy Steps to Teach Chinese $14.95 BLO149 Chinese Grammar 201 $14.95 BLO151 Chinese Essentials What and How (Vol. 1 or 2, 321-340 pages) $29.95 BLS014 A Pedagogical Grammar of Chinese $27.95 BLS002 Listening and Speaking for Teaching Chinese as a Foreign Language $21.95 BLS004 Teaching Plans Models for CLT $25.95 BLS005 TCFL Primary Stage Syllabus $12.95 BLO168 Practical Chinese Grammar Explained with Exercises $19.95 BLS010 325 Cases of Teaching Skills in Chinese Classroom $25.95 BLO157 Teaching Chinese This Way $15.95

A Pictorial Guide to Difficult Chinese Grammar

Chinese Language for the Classroom

A great aid for preparing new or inexperienced Chinese language instructors for classroom teaching. This series presents 22 basic units for beginning Chinese classes, which introduce form-focused language instructions in contextualized settings.Viewers can observe interactive classroom practices that focus on language functions, substance and accuracy. The set not only brings viewers directly into the classroom, but also provides subtitles covering teaching techniques and classroom management. Mandarin Chinese, 4 DVDs, 5.5 hours. VVL069 $69.95

China in Movies-Chinese History

VVL079 VVL065 Each 3-DVD set is designed to help This pictorial guide is specially designed for students at Chinese language the basic or intermediate Chinese level. It explains the teachers supplemost commonly-used Chinese grammar through 36 ment their learning lectures, which includes applimaterials and cation analysis, examples enhance their of wrong sentences, word classroom-based matching and practice. Pictures instruction.Topics provide visual representations and language of the grammar and sentence content are structures, facilitating the selected based on learning experience. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, currently used Chinese language textbooks.Video clips Pinyin and English, 276 pages, can be played individually for use in the classroom.A transcript booklet accompanies each DVD. 3 DVDs/ 9.05"x6.15". level: Mandarin Chinese with Simplified and Traditional BLL136 $19.95 Chinese subtitles. VVL065 Beginning Level $89.95 Teaching Demonstrations for VVL079 Intermediate Level $89.95 Beginning Chinese China in Movies can be used as a language and cultural tool for Chinese language students at the intermediate level and above. All of the movie lines and teaching materials are translated in order to make the movie language more manageable in a learning environment. This enables learners to focus on comprehension of Chinese culture and comparisons with their own culture. Booklet: Simplified Chinese characters and English, 112 pages, 7.4"x5.3". DVDs: Chinese and English, 5 DVDs. BLO205 $89.95 tel 800.644.2611 fax 212.658.9185


Books - Chinese Characters

Discover Their Hidden Meanings

Learning 100 Chinese Radicals

Playful cartoons and amusing storytelling are used to introduce 800 of the most frequently used Chinese characters. The characters are broken down using fun explanations, quick references, examples, and color coded notes that piece together puzzle-like parts to create a whole picture of understanding. Several learning tools such as dissection of pictograms, stroke order, and vocabulary lists are included. Paperback, English, 530 pages, 9“x6". BLP240 $35.95

Learn Chinese Through 100 Sentence Frames

Intended for English speakers, this features commonly used Chinese sentence frames displayed in semantic categories. Organized into 10 different topic areas, students can conveniently substitute related vocabulary into the sentence frames of each topic, thus creating new expressions for their individual usage. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, Pinyin and English, 121 pages, 11.25"x8.25". BLP220 $27.95

What's in a Chinese Character?

This book uses cartoons to illustrate the origin and development of more than 700 common Chinese characters to their present form.The historical background of the script is given, as well as information on the type of stroke, stroke sequence and Pinyin pronunciation. Each character is explained in Pinyin and English and includes examples of how to use it. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters and English, 185 pages, 10.25"x7.25". BLP005 $19.95

Picture Characters

A breakthrough in learning Chinese based on spatial character recognition. Color images depict characters artistically so that students learn to associate characters with vivid mental images that are easy to remember. Traditional Chinese characters and English,Wire binding with CD-ROM, 260 pages, 10.5"x7.5". BLP088 $24.95

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This textbook and workbook set introduces the 100 most commonly used Chinese radicals with stories and illustrations. Sample words using these radicals are listed and exercises to practice building the words are also included. Students can also experience interactive learning and practice on the Internet. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, Textbook: 223 pages,Workbook: 172 pages, 10.25"x7.4". BLP152 $34.95

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Learning Chinese Measure Words

A valuable resource for beginning learners of Chinese, Learning Chinese Measure Words will help students master 192 common measure words through explanations, examples, and illustrations. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, Pinyin and English, 267 pages, 11.25"x8.3". BLP219 $29.95

Amazing Chinese Characters

An ideal introduction to the Chinese language for beginning and intermediate learners. Using computerbased graphics, sound and animation, book and CDROM sets, let users have fun exploring Chinese characters. They cover frequently used characters, words and phrases.The first set includes characters for animals The second set includes characters for plants and nature. Paperback, Simplified and Traditional Chinese characters, Pinyin, Zhuyin and English, 125-127 pages, 9.5"x7.5".CD-ROM System requirements:Windows 95 or higher. SLC016 Animals or Plants and Nature $19.95



Magical Chinese Radicals and Characters

In the Chinese writing system, some 300 characters are used to create all other Chinese characters.These workbooks, CD-ROMs and activity books teach the basic tools needed to master the whole system of Chinese characters and radicals. For quick reference, a set of large-format posters teaches the Chinese radicals and their origins. Simplified Chinese characters and English, Books: 11.25"x8.25", 1 CD/book. BLP072 Building Blocks for Characters (Vol. 1, 2 or 3, 95-106 pages) $19.95 BLP072 Building Blocks for Characters (Vol. 4, 140 pages) $24.95 BLP070 Chinese Radical Posters (6 posters, 29"x16.5") $24.95 SLC035 Magical Chinese Characters (CD-ROM) $19.95 SLC036 Building Blocks for Characters (CD-ROM,Vol. 1, 2 or 3) $19.95 BLP130 Radicals (Vol. 1 or 2, 137-172 pages) $22.95 BLF097


Chinese Characters for Beginners

This book and CD-ROM set teaches 100 of the most common characters and 500 words. Illustrations show the origins of characters and stroke order with space to practice writing characters. The CD-ROM includes text from the book, audio pronunciation, games and exercises. Paperback,Traditional Chinese characters, Pinyin, Zhuyin and English, 124 pages, 9.5"x7.6". CD-ROM System requirements:Windows 98 or higher. SLC005 $19.95

Chinese 100 Character Cards

These 100 Character flash card sets were created for college and adult Chinese language learners. New Concepts is comprised of thematically grouped characters such as food, clothing, animals, the Chinese radical included in each character, etc. The College Student edition contains compound words, English meaning, Pinyin and sample sentences. Simplified Chinese characters, Pinyin and English, 100 cards/set, 5.75"x4.25". $12.95 each BLF097 New Concept (Vol. 1, 2 or 3) BLF098 College Student (Vol. 1 or 2)

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Books - Dictionaries

Times Encyclopedia of Written Chinese

This is an innovative Chinese-to-Chinese and Chinese-to-English dictionary that illuminates the origins of characters, while providing a comprehensive glossary of the modern language. An illustrated guide to Chinese characters, this dictionary provides effective means for remembering characters and gaining literacy. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, Pinyin and English, 898 pages, 8.25"x6". BLD083 $49.95 BLD094


Chinese/English-English/Chinese Dictionaries

Essential for Chinese speakers learning English and English-speakers learning Chinese! The Concise Dictionary's new BLD001 edition offers expanded, up-to-date coverage with thousands more words and phrases. These additions reflect technological innovations and changes in politics, economics and more. The Oxford Chinese Dictionary offers thousands of words and B285 phrases in an easy-to-use layout and compact format. Simplified and Traditional Chinese characters, Pinyin and English. B285 Concise Small Font $14.95 (PB, 696 pages, 6.2"x3.25") BLD001 Oxford $19.95 (PB, 632 pages, 7.75"x5.1") Oxford with CD-ROM $39.95 (HC, 633 pages, 7.75"x5.1")

New Learner's English-Chinese Chinese-English Dictionary BLD089


Elementary School Students Dictionaries

These dictionaries help elementary school students learn up to 5,700 words and sentences that can be expanded to 17,000 phrases. Each word is introduced with the character, Pinyin, sample sentences and more. Chinese idioms, and 11,246 synonyms and antonyms are also introduced. Hardcover, Simplified Chinese characters and Pinyin, 717-1088 pages, 6"x4.5". Ages 7+. BLD088 Phrase $19.95 BLD089 Character $14.95 BLD094 Word and Sentence $17.95 BLD095 English-Chinese/ Chinese-English $15.95

Xinhua Dictionaries

These popular Chinese dictionaries are must-haves for both native Chinese speakers and Chinese language learners.The Chinese version contains both Simplified and Traditional characters.The bilingual version is based on the original dictionary with English translations of the words and sentences. Paperback, Simplified and Traditional Chinese characters, Pinyin, Zhuyin and English. BLD018 Chinese Version (700 pages, 5.25"x4") BLD029 Bilingual Version (982 pages, 7.5"x5")


This dictionary reflects the most updated vocabularies developed in English and Chinese It includes over 97,400 words and phrases from every major field of reference and examples that illustrate how and when a word can be used. Hardcover, Simplified and Traditional Chinese characters, Pinyin and English, 1103 pages, 6"x4.4". BLD078 $19.95

Essential Chinese Dictionary

Have at your fingertips 800 Chinese characters most frequently used in everyday expression with authentic, fresh and vivid examples ready for use in daily life. Each word is explained with the radical reference, phonetic pronunciation, and English. Paperback, Simplified and Traditional Chinese characters, Pinyin and English, 536 pages, 6"x3.75". BLD057 $13.95

3000 Chinese Characters Dictionary


$8.95 $18.95

More than 14,000 phrases and idioms in both Traditional and Simplified Chinese characters are included in this comprehensive dic-tionary. It uses both Pinyin and Mandarin phonetic symbols and con-tains five indexes, radicals, frequency and stroke numbers of the Traditional Chinese characters, Paperback, 802 pages, 7"x5.25". BLD009 $32.50

Chinese Character Dictionary

Suitable for Chinese language students at the beginner to intermediate level, this character dictionary contains over 3,000 of the most frequently used Chinese characters, which can be used in over 32,000 common words and expressions. The easy-to-use phonetic and radical reference system ensures quick reference. And, the tonal information and accompanying interactive CD-ROM with flash card functions, stroke order animations and audio provide oral support. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, Pinyin and English, 972 pages, 7.25"x5.15", 1 CD-ROM. BLD085 $34.99

Chinese Idioms and Their English Equivalents

This collection of over 4,079 Chinese idioms and proverbs and 7,000 English ones is aimed at teaching learners of either language their proper uses. Each entry starts with a Chinese idiom in Simplified characters, then the Pinyin pronunciation, next a literal translation into English, followed by some corresponding English idioms and finally a counter English idiom. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, Pinyin and English, 745 pages, 8.1"x5.5". BLD075 $23.99

New Century Dictionary of Chinese Idioms

This dictionary has a collection of over 2,300 common Chinese idioms.The meanings and usage of each idiom are provided in Chinese, Pinyin and English and are accompanied by sentence examples. The usage of each idiom is explained in context, according to its occasion or collocation. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters and English, 1059 pages, 7.1"x5.15".Ages 10+. BLD081 $19.95

Chinese-English English-Chinese Pinyin Dictionary


These dictionaries’ entries are transcribed in Pinyin and arranged alphabetically. New words and phrases, with a strong focus on the language used in today's high-tech environment, are included. Each dictionary includes key definitions for each word that has two or more meanings. Different expressions, as used in Taiwan and PRC, are included BLD082 in both dictionaries. Paperback, Simplified or Traditional Chinese characters, Pinyin and English, 6.25"x3.6". BLD024 English-Chinese (TC, 326 pages) $14.95 BLD082 Chinese English English-Chinese (SC, 719 pages) $24.95 tel 800.644.2611 fax 212.658.9185


Books - HSK

Building Skills for New HSK

New HSK Mock Tests

Each level of this series contains three sets of real simulation tests, answer keys, audio material and one MP3 CD. The simulation tests are designed according to the new HSK syllabus. With these test sets, students can improve their confidence for the HSK tests. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, 43-130 pages, 11.5"x8.25", MP3 CD/book. BLK038 Level 1 $11.95 Level 2, 3 or 4 $12.95 Level 5 $13.95 Level 6 $14.95

Building Skills for New HSK is divided into three parts (listening, reading and writing) according to the actual New Chinese Proficiency Tests for HSK test format, and each part contains a test introduction, New Chinese Proficiency Tests for HSK meets the needs test skill and detailed analysis. It contains hundreds of students who are preparing to take the HSK test in of real test questions with detailed explanations.Two a short period of time.This series is divided into two simulated tests are provided for students to prepare for the test. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, volumes, one for listening and one for reading. Each volume provides students with exercises, mock exams, 239-280 pages, 11.01"x8.2", MP3/book. BLK044 Vol. 5 $27.95 answer keys and explanations. Paperback, Simplified $29.95 Chinese characters, 135-208 pages, 10.25"x7.3", 1 CD. BLK044 Vol. 6 $16.95 each BLK040 Reading and Writing (Level 4) Listening (Level 5 or 6) Reading (Level 5 or 6) Writing (Level 5 or 6)

YCT:Youth Chinese Test Syllabus

In order to assess the Chinese language comprehension in elementary and middle school students, Hanban introduced the Youth Chinese Test and its corresponding examination syllabus. These books include sample tests, listening materials, examination score reports and more. The Syllabus for Speaking describes the spoken portion of the test in detail including sample volume, sound material, the examination score report, and examination requirements and processes. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters and Pinyin, 31-49 pages, 11"x8.25", 1 CD. Ages 5-12. BLE185 Level 1 $14.95 BLE185 Level 2, 3 or 4 $16.95 BLE214 Speaking $11.95

New HSK Mock Tests for Level 5

The tests in this book are designed according to the format of the New HSK tests.The book includes essential information about the HSK test, along with eight sets of mock tests and corresponding listening materials.The section for listening comprehension is in MP3 format.After completing intensive exercises, students can better their understanding of the language points, vocabulary, and grammar required and gain a thorough understanding of the structure of the test. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, 230 pages, 11.25"x8.3", 1 MP3 CD. BLK028 $27.95 24

New HSK Practice Tests

An Intensive Guide to the New HSK Test

Designed on the basis of the HSK test syllabus, these books include eight sets of simulated tests, listening materials, reference answers and problemsolving strategies, such as question patterns, types of linguistic data, length and difficulty, and covering virtually all the testing points required in the Syllabus. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, Textbook: 158-207 pages, Workbook: 158-193 pages, 10.25"x7.3", MP3 CD. BLK039 Level 5 or 6 $39.95

Each of these New HSK Practice Tests includes six simulated tests and sample tests that follow the guidelines of the new HSK test.The samples demonstrate how to prepare for the HSK test, and students can run through practice tests to improve their test-taking skills in a short period of time. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, 261-267 pages, 11.25"x8.25", 1 MP3 CD/book. BLK027 Vol. 4, 5 or 6 $25.95 BLK031


HSK Chinese Proficiency Test Syllabus This is the examination syllabus that corresponds to the new Chinese Proficiency Test (HSK). It includes sample volumes, listening materials, examination score reports, examination requirements and more. Each level of the six volumes increases incrementally in difficulty. The Syllabus for Speaking reviews the verbal portion of the test. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, 32-118 pages, 11.25"x8.25", 1 CD. BLK025 Level 1 or 2 $14.95 Level 3, 4, 5 $16.95 Level 6 $24.95 BLK029 Speaking $12.95

New HSK Simulated Tests

Prepare for the HSK test by using these simulated test booklets. Levels 1 to 3 of this series is composed of 10 simulated tests, and Level 5 and 6 has four model tests.The question types, language materials, passage length and difficulty of the tests in all levels are in complete accordance with the general requirements of new HSK. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, 150-180 pages, 10.25"x7.25", 1 MP3 CD. BLK030 Level 1 $15.95 BLK030 Level 2 $19.95 BLK030 Level 3 or 4 $25.95 BLK030 Level 5 $27.95 BLK030 Level 6 $29.95 BLK031 Level 6 $29.95

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Videos - Learn Chinese

Stories of the Chinese

This material is adapted according to a popular documentary Stories of the Chinese, produced by China Central Television (CCTV). It consists of two volumes, with a total of 16 lessons. Each volume of the textbook is accompanied by one DVD, one CD, and one exercise book, which are bundled as a set.These textbooks bring to life 20 different contemporary Chinese people's real life stories, ranging from taxi drivers, retired people, a fitness coach to fashion designers, collectors, archaeologists and other social strata. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters and English, 164-172 pages, 10.25"x7.25", 1 DVD/1 CD/1 Workbook. BLO166 Vol. 1 or 2 $49.95 BLO127

BLO152 BLO172

Watching the Movie and Learning Chinese

Designed for intermediate students, each textbook and DVD set contains two versions of the movie: a complete version and a re-edited version to learn the language. Each selects six excerpts from the movie, adds detailed annotation (new words, grammatical points) and provides exercises. Mandarin Chinese with Simplified Chinese and English subtitles, Textbook: Simplified Chinese characters, Pinyin and English, 62-94 pages, 10.25"x7.4", 1 DVD. BLO127 Shower $17.95 BLO152 Farewell, My Concubine $17.95 BLO172 Flowers in the Cloud $17.95

Hello China

Hello China is created based on a selection of 100 Chinese words that may best represent the essence of traditional Chinese culture. Each of these 100 words is explored in the form of a book, a television program and a website.The book contains colorful photographs depicting each culture theme with detailed background information. The TV series features one theme per episode and provides even greater visual and narrative detail. Hello China is designed to share and celebrate the profound nature of Chinese culture. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters and English, 201 pages, 10.55"x8.25", 5 DVDs in Mandarin Chinese and English. VVC096 $159.95

Exploring the Chinese Culture

Comprised of a full suite of tools, including instructional guides, lesson plans, and textual and pictorial supplementary learning materials, Exploring the Chinese Culture is designed for use by schools to incorporate Chinese language and cultural instruction. Cultural units are selected in accordance with Standards for Chinese Language Learning. Mandarin Chinese and English, with Chinese, English, French and German subtitles, 4 DVDs, 60 minutes each. VVC071 $59.95

Reality Chinese Learn Chinese from Chinese TV

The 100-episode Chinese TV series We Common People is the basis for this textbookDVD set. Most episodes are realistic, featuring dialogues that reflect different aspects of contemporary Chinese society. The 10 episodes here are among the most representative.Textbook chapters consist of five components: the main text, vocabulary list, notes, grammar explanations and exercises. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, Pinyin and English, 234-285 pages, 3 DVDs/book, 10.25"x7.25". VVL045 Vol. 1 or 2 $39.95

Scenario Chinese

Learn Chinese with Movies

This textbook series is designed for advance students. The textbook contains two volumes, and each volume is comprised of seven lessons and selected 20minute film clips. Students use the plot and character descriptions, reading lines, discussion questions and other exercises to practice and perfect their language skills. 2 DVDs sets are in Mandarin Chinese with English subtitles. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, Pinyin and English, 138-165 pages, 10.25"x7.25", 2 DVD/book. BLO163 Vol. 1 $45.95 BLO163 Vol. 2 $35.95

Selected from a 100-episode TV show about Chinese daily life, the 20 plays in this language course last five minutes each and effectively hold the interest of beginning and intermediate students.The course consists of two books, each with 10 lessons including text, vocabulary, grammar notes and exercises that emphasize listening and speaking. Each miniplay conveniently functions as a unit, so the book can be used as a principal or supplementary textbook. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, Pinyin and English, 196-200 pages, 10.25''x7.25'', 2 DVDs and 1 CD/book. BLO107 Vol. 1 or 2 $49.95



Life and Culture of China

These DVDs introduce China using multimedia materials such as slides, videos, animations, pictures and music to stimulate the learning of Chinese culture, people’s daily life, economical development and political system. Handbook: Simplified Chinese characters, 237288 pages/book, 8.75"x6.1�. DVD: Mandarin Chinese with English subtitles. VVL092 National Life of China $159.95 VVL093 Chinese Culture $179.95

A Kaleidoscope of Chinese Culture

An introduction to Chinese culture, this DVD series covers Chinese civilization and art, Chinese customs, Confucianism, Buddhism and Taoism, various ethnic groups and famous places of historic interest and scenic beauty. Brief commentary and beautiful pictures bring readers to the core of Chinese culture in a convenient and direct way. Each volume includes five paperback books, 51 pages/book, Simplified Chinese characters, Pinyin and English, 50 bookmarks; 5 DVDs in Mandarin Chinese or English with Simplified or Traditional Chinese characters and English subtitles, 30 minutes each. VVL053 Vol. 1, 2, 3 or 4 $269.95

Wisdom of Chinese Characters

This DVD and book set helps users understand the origins and structures of Chinese characters, as well as culture related to the characters. Historical events, legends and stories are illustrated with photos and cartoons to develop a full understanding of Chinese characters. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, Pinyin and English, 327 pages, 10.25"x8". DVD: Mandarin Chinese and English, 60 minutes. VVL063 $69.95

Chinese Characters in 5,000 Years

The producers and creative team of 5,000 Years of Chinese Characters traveled 12 countries on four continents and interviewed 100 experts and scholars to make this program about the history and evolution of Chinese characters over the past 5,000 years.The series presents the characters with stories, historic background, arts around the Chinese characters, such as calligraphy and more. Mandarin Chinese, 4 DVDs. VVC097 $59.95 tel 800.644.2611 fax 212.658.9185


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