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Chinese Summer Reading

(Updated May 23, 2019)

Chinese II:

In order to make a smooth transition to the UHS Chinese II class from your current program, it would be best for you to go over the texts, vocabulary and grammar we have covered in the Chinese I class this past year and practice character writing as well. When school opens in August, we’ll start with chapter 13 of Integrated Chinese 2, so please purchase this book.  You can review all ten chapters of Integrated Chinese 1plus character writing either through Quizlet or by purchasing this book through sites such as amazon.com or chinasprout.com.

Integrated Chinese 1, 4thedition:
Textbook: ISBN: 9781622911356 (in simplified characters)
Workbook: ISBN: 9781622911363 (in simplified characters) 
Character Workbook: ISBN: 9781622911370

Integrated Chinese 2, 4thedition, chapter 11 & 12:
Textbook: ISBN:  9781622911417 (in simplified characters)
Workbook: ISBN: 9781622911431 (in simplified characters) 
Character Workbook: ISBN: 9781622911448

Chinese III:

In order to make a smooth transition to the UHS Chinese III class from your current program, it would be best for you to go over the texts, vocabulary and grammar we have covered in the Chinese II class this past year and practice character writing as well. When school opens in August, we’ll start with chapter 4 of Integrated Chinese 3, so please purchase this book.  You can review all ten chapters of Integrated Chinese 2plus character writing either through Quizlet or by purchasing this book through sites such as amazon.com or chinasprout.com.

Integrated Chinese 2, 4thedition 
Textbook: ISBN:  9781622911417 (in simplified characters)
Workbook: ISBN: 9781622911431 (in simplified characters) 

Integrated Chinese 3, 4thedition
Textbook: ISBN: 978-1622911561
Workbook: ISBN: 978-1622911578

你最喜欢谁》:ISBN: 9787301141557

《一个电脑公司的秘密》: ISBN: 9787301145913

Chinese IV:

“A New China”《新的中国》: ISBN: 9780691148366
Chapters 6, 11, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 29, 31, 32, 33, 35, 37, 39, and 40

Chinese V:

Jia You! Chinese for the Global Community (《加油!》) 
ISBN: 9789814221658 
Textbook 2 Unit 10 
《草船借箭》:请总结故事内容,并完成课后练习P276 A& B;P278 A;P280 B;P282 C&D
《中国剪纸》:读完课文后,请你写一小段文字(200-300字)介绍一下中国的剪纸艺术,以及你对中国剪纸艺术的看法。

Choose one of the following TV shows, watch at least 10 episodes.

《别了,温哥华》https://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=%E5%88%AB%E4%BA%86%EF%BC%8C%E6%B8%A9%E5%93%A5%E5%8D%8E

《都挺好》https://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=%E9%83%BD%E6%8C%BA%E5%A5%BD

Chinese VI:

A Kaleidoscope of China, An Advanced Reader of Modern Chinese (《中国社会百态》)

ISBN: 9780691146911
L31,L32,L33,L34,L35
阅读完课文,请分别用一段话总结每篇文章的大意,并说说你是否认同文章的看法。

Choose one of the following TV shows; watch at least 10 episodes.

《奋斗》https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AP1KqCKWqTM

《蜗居》https://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=%E8%9C%97%E5%B1%85