Helping the Shoots Grow - My First Chinese Storybooks - Idioms - Adapted by Laurette Zhang. A quick-tempered farmer tried to help his wheat shoots grow faster. What did he do? These stories have been selected from ancient Chinese literature and adapted them to help young learners of Chinese appreciate the different ways of thinking by the individuals in the stories. The appendices at the end of each book pinpoint key words and sentences, and include questions based on the stories for parents and teachers to use in engaging children in interactive activities.
Paperback, 32 pages.