For Canadian homeschooling families

Spotlight on China New Belongs to series: Spotlight on My Country

Author: Bobbie Kalman

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing

Item #: J188

Pages: 32

Level: Kindergarten, Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3

Class: Paperback

Price: $9.95

The spotlight is on China as it hosts the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing. Maps and illustrations highlight this beautiful introduction to this vast country covered with such diverse landforms as mountains, deserts, and jungles. Stunning photographs feature the sites of its cities including Shanghai and Hong Kong as well as its architectural wonders such as the famous Great Wall and the Forbidden City. Children will also enjoy learning about Chinas people, their holidays and celebrations, high flying martial arts, Chinese cooking, and horoscopes.