Fun and effective, this excellent textbook series adopts an exciting new approach to teaching Chinese as a foreign language. This program, developed by the authors of the popular Chinese Made Easy and Chinese Made Easy for Kids, is based on feedback and helpful suggestions from teachers who use those series in their classrooms. The new program includes careful pacing, up-to-date topics, attractive page designs, and practical tasks and activities. In the workbooks, students practice Pinyin and strokes, write Chinese characters and more. While completing the program, students acquire a vocabulary of 1,600 characters and confidence in speaking and writing Chinese. Paperback, Simplified Chinese characters, Pinyin and English, Textbook + CD.