iChinese Book 4 is developed based on the new International Baccalaureate (IB) syllabus for Language B Standard Level (SL) and Higher Level (HL) programmes (first assessment 2020). It consists of six units that are organized around three prescribed themes. Each unit contains three main reading passages and one main passage for SL and HL respectively. Following each passage are important vocabulary with pinyin and English translation, explanations of useful language points, as well as plenty of class and post-lesson exercises and activities. Through contextualized study of the Chinese language, texts and themes, students will develop interactive, productive and receptive skills, as well understanding and international mindedness.
• Theme based-All units are organized according to the three prescribed themes of Human Ingenuity, Social Organization and Sharing the Planet in the other themes of Identities and Experiences are covered in iChinese Book 3;
• Ready to use-Class and post-lesson activities and exercises are provided in each unit, making it easy and convenient for teachers to plan their lessons;
• Assessments-All assessment formats and requirements of the IB examination are covered; New listening component-Listening exercises based on the question types in the new IB examination are featured; New writing requirement-Up-to-date essay question types, all IB required registers and students sample essays are provided for reference; Vocabulary and grammar-Useful thematic vocabulary and concise grammar explanations are given for easy understanding;
Published by CENGARE in 2019, 196 pages