The Stories of Tiantian is a series of readers matching Textbooks 1-4 of Easy Steps to Chinese. For each of the
four levels, there are five readers, each telling three stories, matching the
three lessons in each unit of Easy Steps
to Chinese. The readers describe the adventures of a secondary school
student called Tiantian.
The readers aim to create a motivating
environment, in which students can revise, practice and consolidate the
vocabulary, sentence structures and language points they have learned from the
Ms. Yamin Ma holds a B.A.
of British Language and Literature and an M.Ed. in Curriculum Design and
Development. She is now teaching Chinese as a foreign language in an
international school in Hong Kong. With many years’ experience in teaching
Chinese as a foreign language, she has done a thorough research for a long time
on the Chinese AP test in the USA and Chinese IB test in Europe. Her research
interests include English Language Teaching, Chinese Language Teaching and
Pedagogical Psychology. Her academic papers have been read and published for
many times in international seminars.