Comparative Study of Poems in Chinese Textbooks of Primary Schools between China Mainland and Taiwan

2016 International Journal of Humanities Social Sciences and Education  
Ancient Poem Teaching plays an important role in primary education. Chinese textbooks of primary schools published by Jiangsu Education Press from China Mainland and Nani Publishing House from Taiwan both included some poems. In number, there are 34 poems included in Jiangsu Education Press, while 6 in Nani Publishing House. On the subject, Jiangsu Education Press is about 7 themes and they're "keeping a record through scenery, caring the livelihood of people, expressing feelings according to
more » ... mething, patriotism, traditional culture, idyllic scenery and philosophy of life". While from Nani Publishing House, themes of expressing feelings according to something, keeping a record through scenery, anecdotes, idyllic scenery and philosophy of life are involved. In terms of the way of presentation, textbooks of two versions both have similarities and their own characteristics. Generally speaking, the Jiangsu edition can learn a lot from Nani edition, such as enriching poetry styles, adopting dynamic serial pictures, developing supplementary teaching materials and enriching extra classic reading, enriching the types of exercises.
doi:10.20431/2349-0381.0308005 fatcat:bvlu5gespvgtpkhmgyptmjbniy