|Portion of title
||In and Around Beijing (2:31) -- Summer Palace (2:28) -- Words and Phrases About School (5:25) -- Words and Phrases About Shopping (2:05) -- Words and Phrases About Apartment Living (1:47) -- Moon Festival and Family (4:24) -- Words and Phrases for Hobbies (3:54) -- Old Beijing (5:03) -- Sports Day (4:11) -- Country Outing (4:18) -- Credits: Being - Chinese: A Language Primer (0:29)
||Shot entirely on location in and around Beijing, this program follows a group of Chinese schoolchildren through their daily lives as it demonstrates the meanings and usages of numerous Mandarin words, phrases, and expressions. Viewers accompany the children as they move about Beijing, take a trip to the Great Wall of China, and relax at home. Additional lessons focus on a family meal, a shopping trip, and a day in the life of a Chinese school. A great learning tool that mixes fun, facts, and real-world situations to reinforce language comprehension.
|General note||Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on March 14, 2011.|
|Access restriction||Access requires authentication through Films on Demand.|
|Interest grade level
||6 & up.
|Technical details||Mode of access: Internet.|
|Technical details||System requirements: FOD playback platform.|
|Language||Portions in Mandarin with Pinyin subtitles.|
|Source of description||Title from distributor's description.|
|Issued in other form||Originally produced: 4 Learning (Firm), 2008.|
|Publisher number||43668 Films Media Group|