Little Chinese readers are 8 page books that provide children an opportunity to practice reading characters in context and to help build confidence and develop fluency. The text follows a predictable pattern and is supported by images, making them ideal for emergent readers in bilingual and immersion classrooms. The last page includes Chinese characters learned in the text. It allows students a chance to read and recognize Chinese characters out of context.
The little readers can be used while working with the entire class, in small groups, or one-on-one with individual children. They can also be assigned as homework for additional practice to reinforce Chinese characters learned in the classroom. They can also be used in class during independent reading practice or in a learning center. Illustrations are black and white so they can be colored by students. The little Chinese phrasebook reader gives students practice recognizing characters learned in class. The books let students build on their knowledge to learn more vocabulary based on that one character. The readers come in four different reading levels so you can differentiate for your students. It comes in emergent, beginning, transitional, and intermediate reading levels.
It includes flashcards to teach the vocabulary. It comes in traditional and simplified characters.