High-interest topics promote Chinese language proficiency and grade-appropriate content knowledge. Benchmark Education sets are available in Simplified and Traditional Chinese, and support students at a range of levels with both on- and below-grade texts.
- Simplified and Traditional Chinese texts combine content-area learning and literacy instruction.
- Characters are accompanied by Pinyin to improve pronunciation and reading fluency.
- Outstanding illustrations and photos engage students and increase content comprehension.
Students learn to apply key literacy skills across four text types—informational text, narrative fiction, narrative nonfiction, and opinion—and are guided through close reading and analysis in Chinese, with scaffolds provided for independent reading and comprehension.
Combine with English editions for dual immersion classrooms!