The Chinese Library Series - Chinese Graded Readers - Intermediate - Folktales - Liu Yi Delivers the Letter (+ 1 CD-ROM) - 中文小书架 - 汉语分级读物 - 中级 - 民间故事 - 柳毅传书（含1CD-ROM）
Author / Editor: 陈琦 Carol Chen 改编
ISBN: 978-7-5619-3541-5, 9787561935415
Series: 中文小书架 - 汉语分级读物 The Chinese Library Series - Chinese Graded Readers
Publisher: Beijing Language and Culture University Press-北京语言大学出版社
Language: simplified Chinese Character
Date of Publication: 2013.08
Number of pages: 24
Dimensions: 18.5 x 17.0 cm
Annotation language: English
Language skill: 非教材
Category: Chinese Culture Readers
Medium: Paper, CD-ROM
Chinese reader for kids; supplementary teaching material for primary school pupils
The Chinese Library Series is a collection of graded Chinese readers designed for kids and teenagers, consisting of six levels. There are stories about the life of modern teenagers, classical works, myths, legends, idiom stories and so on, which enable students to learn Chinese characters and words better, improve their Chinese competence and enhance their understanding of the Chinese culture while enjoying the joy of reading.
Liu Yi Delivers the Letter is an intermediate-level (1200 words) Chinese reader which tells the story about how a scholar called Liu Yi sent a letter for the Dragon Princess, saved the Princess and fell in the love with her. The story is told using concise language and fantastic illustrations. A wordlist is provided for the story in the book, and small exercises and a passage for extended reading are provided after the story to help students to do self-evaluations and teachers to conduct classroom activities. A free CD-ROM included narrates the story, the passage for extended reading and the wordlist in the book.
About the Author(s)
Carol Chen is currently a Chinese teacher at West Island School, a part of the English Schools Foundation in Hong Kong. Ms. Chen holds a master’s degree in Chinese Language Education and has been teaching Chinese for many years in international schools in Hong Kong. She participated in the writing of several textbooks of Chinese as a foreign language, including a GCSE Chinese textbook sponsored by the Faculty of Education of the University of Hong Kong. Her publications include A+ Chinese and other textbooks.