Hello China is a set of seven texts are available on Google Play for $1.00 each in digital format. They include three historical texts, Silk Secret, Laozi (the leader of Daoism) & Mao Zedong. Next are two narratives the Willow Pattern Story, the Weaving Maiden Creation Myth, and accompanying plays Silk and the Weaving Maiden Play. The Hello China series features exciting multiple intelligence activities, theatre texts and verse, so is very versatile. This set may also be used simply as reference texts in any school library.
As initial accessible texts,
Hello China may act as a springboard for students studying a variety of subjects, including English and Humanities. See these texts. Read the preview of Silk in Google Play in verse…There is a role for every child in the classroom. https://play.google.com/store/books/details/SILK_Hello_China_play?id=Xa5_EAAAQBAJ&hl=en_US&gl=US
The history and story of silk available in this edition on Google Play.
Have you ever wondered how the constellations of the milky way came into existence? In this wonderful retelling of the Weaving Maiden myth, we learn about the tragic tale of the weaving goddess and her cowboy.
Marie wrote this play in 2020 after earlier writing the Weaving Maiden myth and the Silk Secret, but has included original characters in verse. This text with activities is available on Google Play.
The historical story of the Silk Secret is available in this edition on Google Play.
Have you ever wondered how the constellations of the milky way came into existence? In this wonderful retelling of the
Weaving Maiden Myth, we learn about the tragic tale of the weaving goddess and her cowboy, ox herd, Lin. This tragic tale is an ancient myth of creation.
https://play.google.com/store/books/details/SILK_Hello_China_play?id=Xa5_EAAAQBAJ&hl=en_US&gl=US Marie wrote this play around 2020 after earlier writing the Weaving Maiden Myth and Silk Secret, but has included original characters in this mostly verse play, suitable as an introduction to Shakespearean style language in primary schools, yet very accessible. This text with activities is available on Google Play.
Marie has retold the ancient Willow Pattern Story, portrayed on the famous blue and white China. She has included activities, suitable for primary school.
Marie has developed and written the Willow Pattern Play, which is based predominantly on the tragic tale of Koong-Se and her scribe, Chan–but has added poetic elements common to ancient Chinese poetry.
Mao Zedong focuses primarily on the life of the leader and aspects of leadership. The text includes activities. Marie was informed that a similar text she played a role in designing won an award for design. Hello China Mao Zedong text is available in digital on Google Play and includes two other leaders. https://books.google.com.au/books?id=LbZ_EAAAQBAJ&source=gbs_book_other_versions
Laozi history details the life of the leader of Daoism and includes exciting activities, with Dao De Jing inspired verse writing activities. The focus is on verse as an essence of Daoism. This Laozi features the tiger Dao. https://play.google.com/store/books/details/Laozi_Hello_China_History?id=T7Z_EAAAQBAJ&hl=en_US&gl=US