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andlt;bandgt;This is a complete Japanese textbook and language learning package for beginning learners.andlt;/bandgt;andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;Start speaking, reading and writing Japanese today with the most exciting new introduction to the Japanese language! andlt;iandgt;Beginning Japaneseandlt;/iandgt; follows the story of Kiara, an American exchange student who lives in Japan and loves to study Japanese. With the help of her Japanese friends and the time-traveling andlt;iandgt;Tomo Tanukiandlt;/iandgt; (raccoon dog), Kiara learns to speak, read, and write Japanese while she visits famous people and places in Japanese history.andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;Illustrated with manga-style comicsand#8212:a fun way to learn Japanese and written by experienced high-school Japanese teachers, this Japanese textbook will show you how to pronounce Japanese; read and write hiragana, katakana, and 125 basic kanji; and understand conversational Japanese.andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;andlt;bandgt;Key features of this program:andlt;/bandgt;andlt;ulandgt;andlt;liandgt; An engaging storylineand#8212;including a timeand#8211;travel adventureand#8212;unfolds as learners advance, adding motivation to master the language.andlt;/liandgt;andlt;liandgt; Authentic written, visual, and oral materials embedded naturally throughout.andlt;/liandgt;andlt;liandgt; Kanji is taught beginning with Chapter 1and#8212;and together with current vocabulary rather than separately. (At the end of Vol. 1 you'll know 148 kanji).andlt;/liandgt;andlt;liandgt; Technology is used extensively for authentic tasks.andlt;/liandgt;andlt;liandgt; A dedicated website provides additional content and updates.andlt;/liandgt;andlt;liandgt; Content is aligned with the ACTFL National Standards.andlt;/liandgt;andlt;/ulandgt;andlt;bandgt;The CDand#8211;ROM includes:andlt;/bandgt;andlt;ulandgt;andlt;liandgt; Native Japanese language speakers.andlt;/liandgt;andlt;liandgt; Pronunciation guides.andlt;/liandgt;andlt;liandgt; Accompanying dialogues.andlt;/liandgt;andlt;liandgt; New word lists.andlt;/liandgt;andlt;liandgt; Fun songs.andlt;/liandgt;andlt;liandgt; Listening activities and tests.andlt;/liandgt;andlt;liandgt; Extensive printable exercises.andlt;/liandgt;andlt;/ulandgt;andlt;bandgt;The andlt;iandgt;Beginning Japaneseandlt;/iandgt; Website includes:andlt;/bandgt;andlt;ulandgt;andlt;liandgt; Online games and activities.andlt;/liandgt;andlt;liandgt; Additional information and updates.andlt;/liandgt;andlt;liandgt; Downloadable Hiragana Practice Book, Katakana Practice Book, kana practice sheets.andlt;/liandgt;andlt;liandgt; Downloadable kanji and kana flash cards.andlt;/liandgt;andlt;/ulandgt;andlt;iandgt;Beginning Japaneseandlt;/iandgt; is the first volume in a 3-level series. Deepen your learning with the andlt;iandgt;Beginning Japanese Workbookandlt;/iandgt;, a volume of drills and exercises that reinforce the lessons in the textbook. If you already speak basic Japanese, continue your learning with the second level, andlt;iandgt;Intermediate Japaneseandlt;/iandgt;. Whether you're learning Japanese for fun, preparing for a Japanese proficiency exam, or want to achieve AP- or IB-level competency, andlt;iandgt;Beginning Japaneseandlt;/iandgt; is your key to becoming a confident Japanese-speaker.

Synopsis:

Now available in a hardcover format designed for heavy-duty classroom use

Synopsis:

Includes Audio CD.

Beginners rejoice! Here's the first book in a new three-volume Japanese language learning series focused on U.S. high school students, starting at the beginner level and continuing through the AP Japanese exam's level of language competency. And independent learners too will find it a dynamic way to master the Japanese language!

With an engaging time-travel adventure storyline, manga-style story pages and a free web-based multimedia resource, Beginning Japanese was written by Japanese language teachers specifically to grab—and maintain—the interest of the learner. The narrative story follows the life of Kiara, an exchange student, Ben and Kenichi who get caught in a storm and end up in Tomo's time machine, through which they visit firsthand various historical and famous events, places and people. These historical and cultural experiences are made even more real for the learner through dialogues, images and CD-ROM audio and video files.

Synopsis:

andlt;bandgt;This is a complete Japanese language textbook with accompanying CD for beginning learners.andlt;/bandgt;andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;Start speaking, reading and writing Japanese today with the most exciting new introduction to the Japanese language! andlt;iandgt;Beginning Japaneseandlt;/iandgt; follows the story of Kiara, an American exchange student who lives in Japan. With the help of her Japanese friends and the time-traveling andlt;Iandgt;Tomo Tanukiandlt;/Iandgt; (raccoon dog), Kiara learns to speak, read, and write Japanese while she visits famous people and places in Japanese history.andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;Illustrated with manga-style comics and written by experienced high-school Japanese teachers, andlt;iandgt;Beginning Japaneseandlt;/iandgt; will show you how to pronounce Japanese; read and write hiragana, katakana, and 125 basic kanji; and understand conversational Japanese. Other features include: andlt;ulandgt;andlt;liandgt;Activities to check your progressandlt;/liandgt;andlt;liandgt;Free CD-ROM audio and video filesandlt;/liandgt;andlt;liandgt;Free additional online games and materialsandlt;/liandgt;andlt;liandgt;Supporting language notes in 8 helpful appendicesandlt;/liandgt;andlt;/ulandgt;andlt;iandgt;Beginning Japaneseandlt;/iandgt; is the first volume in a 3-level series. Deepen your learning with the andlt;iandgt;Beginning Japanese Workbookandlt;/iandgt;, a volume of drills and exercises that reinforce the lessons in the textbook. If you already speak basic Japanese, continue your learning with the second level, andlt;iandgt;Intermediate Japaneseandlt;/iandgt;. Whether youand#198;re learning Japanese for fun, preparing for a Japanese proficiency exam, or want to achieve AP- or IB-level competency, andlt;iandgt;Beginning Japaneseandlt;/iandgt; is your key to becoming a confident Japanese-speaker.

About the Author

andlt;bandgt;Michael L. Kluemperandlt;/bandgt; served as a board member for the National Council of Japanese Language Teachers from 2001and#8212;08, and has worked on national task forces for the implementation of a Japanese AP course. He lives in Louisville, KY.andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;andlt;bandgt;Lisa Berksonandlt;/bandgt; was honored by the Association of Indiana Teachers of Japanese as the language teacher of the year in 2007. She currently teaches Japanese and Chinese language classes at Dobson High School in Mesa, AZ.andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;andlt;bandgt;Nathan Pattonandlt;/bandgt; teaches Japanese language at Scott County High School in Georgetown, KY where he serves as Chair of the World Language Department.andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;andlt;bandgt;Nobuko Pattonandlt;/bandgt; has taught Japanese at the University of Kentucky, Georgetown College and Jessie Clark Middle School in Lexington, KY. She lives in Kentucky.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780804840569
Author:
Kluemper, Michael L.
Publisher:
Tuttle Publishing
Author:
Berkson, Lisa
Author:
Michael Kluemper et al.
Author:
Patton, Nobuko
Author:
Patton, Nathan
Author:
Kluemper, Michael
Author:
Kluemper Et Al, Michael
Subject:
Japanese
Subject:
Foreign Languages-Japanese
Subject:
Non-Classifiable
Subject:
beginner japanese; study japanese; read japanese; learn japanese; japanese textbook;
Subject:
beginner japanese; study japanese; read japanese; learn japanese; japanese textbook; japanese book; kanji; kanji and kana;
Subject:
japanese language; beginner japanese; study japanese; read japanese; learn japanese; japanese textbook; japanese books; kanji; kanji and kana;
Subject:
japanese language ; beginner japanese ; study japanese
Subject:
japanese textbook ; japanese books ; kanji ;
Edition Description:
Paperback with disc
Series:
No Series
Publication Date:
20100331
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
more than 500 color and bandamp;w illus
Pages:
384
Dimensions:
11.00 x 8.50 in

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Product details 384 pages Tuttle Publishing - Japanese 9780804840569 Reviews:
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Now available in a hardcover format designed for heavy-duty classroom use
"Synopsis" by , Includes Audio CD.

Beginners rejoice! Here's the first book in a new three-volume Japanese language learning series focused on U.S. high school students, starting at the beginner level and continuing through the AP Japanese exam's level of language competency. And independent learners too will find it a dynamic way to master the Japanese language!

With an engaging time-travel adventure storyline, manga-style story pages and a free web-based multimedia resource, Beginning Japanese was written by Japanese language teachers specifically to grab—and maintain—the interest of the learner. The narrative story follows the life of Kiara, an exchange student, Ben and Kenichi who get caught in a storm and end up in Tomo's time machine, through which they visit firsthand various historical and famous events, places and people. These historical and cultural experiences are made even more real for the learner through dialogues, images and CD-ROM audio and video files.

"Synopsis" by , andlt;bandgt;This is a complete Japanese language textbook with accompanying CD for beginning learners.andlt;/bandgt;andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;Start speaking, reading and writing Japanese today with the most exciting new introduction to the Japanese language! andlt;iandgt;Beginning Japaneseandlt;/iandgt; follows the story of Kiara, an American exchange student who lives in Japan. With the help of her Japanese friends and the time-traveling andlt;Iandgt;Tomo Tanukiandlt;/Iandgt; (raccoon dog), Kiara learns to speak, read, and write Japanese while she visits famous people and places in Japanese history.andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;Illustrated with manga-style comics and written by experienced high-school Japanese teachers, andlt;iandgt;Beginning Japaneseandlt;/iandgt; will show you how to pronounce Japanese; read and write hiragana, katakana, and 125 basic kanji; and understand conversational Japanese. Other features include: andlt;ulandgt;andlt;liandgt;Activities to check your progressandlt;/liandgt;andlt;liandgt;Free CD-ROM audio and video filesandlt;/liandgt;andlt;liandgt;Free additional online games and materialsandlt;/liandgt;andlt;liandgt;Supporting language notes in 8 helpful appendicesandlt;/liandgt;andlt;/ulandgt;andlt;iandgt;Beginning Japaneseandlt;/iandgt; is the first volume in a 3-level series. Deepen your learning with the andlt;iandgt;Beginning Japanese Workbookandlt;/iandgt;, a volume of drills and exercises that reinforce the lessons in the textbook. If you already speak basic Japanese, continue your learning with the second level, andlt;iandgt;Intermediate Japaneseandlt;/iandgt;. Whether youand#198;re learning Japanese for fun, preparing for a Japanese proficiency exam, or want to achieve AP- or IB-level competency, andlt;iandgt;Beginning Japaneseandlt;/iandgt; is your key to becoming a confident Japanese-speaker.
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