Titel: Chinese Language Video for the Classrom 2 (DVD + booklet) - 汉语课堂视听初级2（DVD+1 booklet）
Author / Editor: 冯倩 Feng Qian, 蒋珏 Jiang Jue (编辑 Ed.)
ISBN: 978-7-7995-1335-5, 9787799513355
Series: 汉语课堂视听 Chinese Language Video for the Classroom
Publisher: Multimedia Press Central Radio & TV University - 中国广播电视大学音像出版社
Language: bilingual Chinese-English
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Dimensions: 19 x 13.5 cm
A new DVD series designed for Chinese language teachers to use as supplementary materials to enhance their classroom-based CFL instruction. The series offers short language videos at the beginning, intermediate and advanced levels.
** Topics and language content were selected based on a close examination of CFL textbooks currently used in the U.S. and Canada;
** Vocabulary, grammar and presentation were carefully controlled to match the proficiency of Chinese language learners at different levels in the U.S. and Canada;
** Authentic and pedagogical materials cover many common linguistic and communicative functions used in everyday Chinese;
** Region free DVD can be viewed on both NTSC DVD players and computers;
** Subtitles are made available in both Simplified and Traditional Chinese;
** Video clips can be played individually for convenient showing in the classroom;
** Printed booklet of video transcripts is offered for each DVD;
** Companion website provides easy access to downloadable transcripts, vocabulary lists and quiz questions.
These short video clips are especially made for Chinese language teachers to use in a classroom-based instructional setting. Both the topics and language materials are selected to fits the learning needs of college as well as pre-college learners in the U.S. and Canada. Other teachers may also find the topics interesting and fit their curriculum.
The beginning level series is designed for college and pre-college learners at the novice to intermeidate-mid levels on the ACTFL Proficency Guidelines (c.f., Note 1). Language materials were selected to match the content of those commonly used textbooks in colleges and secondary schools in the U.S. and Canada (c.f., Note 2).
The series comes with three DVDs. DVD 1 includes 8 topics containing 61 clips. DVDs 2 and 3 contain 6 topics each.
1. 家庭 Family
2. 问国籍 Asking for nationality
3. 时间 Time
4. 打电话 Making phone call
5. 访问朋友 Visiting friends
6. 租房 Renting an apartment