Spring 2018

Chinese Heritage

 
Cover: Chinese Heritage
 
 

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Summary

Chinese Heritage in the Celebrating Diversity in My Classroom series explores the geography, languages, religions, food, and culture of China in a fun age-appropriate way. Students with Chinese heritage are a significant and important part of the fabric of America and this book helps foster empathy in all students and a multi-cultural community in the classroom. Glossary, index, and additional backmatter aids further learning.

Specifications

Leveling

  • Lexile® Measure: 660
  • Guided Reading Level: N
  • Accelerated Reader® Quiz: 195598
  • Accelerated Reader® Reading Level: 4.0
  • Accelerated Reader® Interest Level: LG
  • Accelerated Reader® Points: 0.5

BISAC Subjects

Table of Contents

  • Charming China
  • 很 高兴见到你
  • Animals and a Giant
  • Rice and Vinegar
  • A Brand New Year
  • Glossary
  • Find Out More
  • Index
  • About the Author

Reviews

School Library Connection - Chinese Heritage

Grades 2-4 This series is an excellent introduction to the culture, language, food, and holidays of each featured country. While not covering the topics in-depth, titles presents a variety of cultural aspects that students would want to explore. Sentences and paragraphs are appropriate for the young reader, with glossary vocabulary in red type. Color photos with captions enhance understanding. “Look!” and “Ask Questions” sections illicit ways to engage readers and included web links help expand learning opportunities. Overall this is would make a nice addition to your nonfiction section. Additional Resources. Glossary. Index. Table of Contents. Susan Boatwright, Retired Teacher-Librarian, Reviewer, Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Recommended.

Contributors

Author: Tamra Orr

 

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