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Children of Hangzhou: Connecting with China
Leslie Swartz, Boston Children's Museum
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Children of Hangzhou: Connecting with China, DVD-ROM (Course or Curricular Materials)
Title: Children of Hangzhou: Connecting with China, DVD-ROM
Author: Boston Children's Museum
Abstract: Join 4 teens from Hangzhou, China to gain insight into Chinese life and culture. Through 4 video diaries, viewers will experience a school day, visit the countryside, see the training of an opera student, and share in a birthday celebration. Video diaries are in English and Mandarin, complete with Chinese vocabulary lists and pronunciation guides, making them ideal for language learning and cultural studies. Interactive maps of China and the world offer lessons in geography. Cultural curricula activities make this DVD-ROM an engaging classroom resource.
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Children of Hangzhou - DVD
Join four teens from Hangzhou, China—Doudou, Weicheng, Gangzheng, and Qianyun—and gain insight into Chinese daily life. China is in the news every day, but not in a way that gives Westerners a true sense of the different facets of Chinese people's lives. Through these four video diaries, viewers will experience a school day, visit the countryside, see the training of an opera student, and share...
Audience: K - 12