By: Satoshi Iriyama; translated by 黄锐
Originally Published In: Japan
Language: Simplified Chinese and English
Pages per book: 36
Lines per page: 0-3 lines
Price per book: $13.17
Audio book: read by Luka®
Published in 2019, these 熊猫体操 (xióng māo tǐ cāo) Chinese books are the newest hit in Japan and China.
These Chinese books are the perfect solution to combine learning everyday language with movement and exercise--a best practice in language learning circles, known as Total Physical Response (TPR).
Come on, let's stretch together! These books will soon become some of a favorite whether in your home or in a preschool or Kindergarten classroom! Children 1 to 5 years old, will love to read aloud, imitate, and exercise together!
NOTE: BOOKS DO NOT ACTUALLY CONTAIN ENGLISH TEXT. ENGLISH IS INCLUDED IN IMAGES BELOW TO TRANSLATE FOR CUSTOMERS WHO AREN'T CHINESE-LITERATE. FOR ACTUAL INTERIOR IMAGES, CHECK PRODUCT PHOTOS ABOVE.
Book1 《可爱的熊猫体操》Adorable Panda Gymnastics guides the child in independent exercises.
Book 2 《亲爱的熊猫体操》Precious Panda Gymnastics guides child and mom (or dad) in partner exercises.
Book 3 《友爱的熊猫体操》Friendly Panda Gymnastics guides multiple children in exercises together.
Book titles:《可爱的熊猫体操》Adorable Panda Gymnastics
《亲爱的熊猫体操》Precious Panda Gymnastics
《友爱的熊猫体操》Friendly Panda Gymnastics
Is my child ready for this set?
"Read to me": Children ages 1+ will enjoy having these books read to them, and having a caregiver to do the exercises with them. Luka® reads all 3 books in this set.
"Read by myself": The everyday language about moving bodies make these books perfect early readers for children 4+ who knows about 500 Chinese characters.
Option to pair with Luka®:
Consider adding Luka®, the reading robot, to your order. Luka® reads all 3 books included in this set.
Set Luka® in front of a book, and it will read aloud any page your child turns to-- creating a unique, independent physical book reading experience even if your child isn't ready to read by herself. Click to read our founders' personal review of Luka® here.