☆ Highly recommended by Dr. Clifford Hill, Teachers College, Columbia. University of the United States and Dr. Lucia Rodriguez, the Director of Education of UNA-USA
☆ Practice tests that simulate the real GEPT elementary level tests.
☆ Vocabulary selected from the list of 2000 basic words for elementary and junior high school students.
☆ A vivid and interesting magazine that is full of fun, entertainment, knowledge and literature.
☆ A bilingual magazine written in both English and Chinese, so Children can not only understand the articles in English, but also understand how they can be expressed in Chinese. For those who cannot entirely understand the articles in English, they still can enjoy the fun of reading, and learn English more actively
☆ Learning through games: Games are designed for English learning, so children can play games and learn English at the same time.
☆ Interactive learning: Some units are open for children show their writings in order to make the learning more fun. Children can write with imagination and improve their writing.
☆ Vocabulary cards: 17 words and example sentences are selected monthly and written on the cards that can be cut out, so readers can memorize words any time at any place.
☆ Two audio CDs; One CD with English explanations and scripts for the contents of the whole magazine, as well another CD with both Chinese and English explanations and scripts.
☆ Listening/Reading practice; Each story has its listening and reading practice.
About This Item
A great start to enhance your reading comprehension—Joy to the World
Joy to the World is an English magazine that is specifically written for elementary and junior high school students. It is a bilingual magazine written in both Chinese and English. The articles in the magazine are easy to understand, and are full of fun and knowledge. Children can not only read the articles in English, but can also understand how they can be expressed in Chinese. For those who cannot entirely understand the articles in English, they still can enjoy reading, and learn English more actively. The articles in the magazine are chosen from various topics on a monthly basis, so it is the best magazine for those children who want to keep learning the latest information, and broaden their horizons. In addition, two audio CDs with recordings of all articles—one with both Chinese and English explanations and scripts and the other with English only—are provided to enhance listening comprehension.
Recordings of all articles on http://mag.joy.com.tw/download
About The Author
Part-time Associate Professor, Taipei Municipal University of Education
Ph.D. Program in English Teaching, Graduate School of English, Tamkang University
M.A. University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA)