Join the FLTRP & CLTAC The America Elementary and Middle School Picture Book Reading Contest! Are you a student in grades K-8 with a passion for storytelling and a love for picture books? Here is your chance to highlight your talents! The Foreign Language Teaching and Research Press (FLTRP) in collaboration with The Chinese Language Teachers Association of California (CLTAC) and Level Learning is excited to announce the Picture Book Reading Contest.
What's It About? This Contest provides a unique platform for young students to engage with Chinese language and culture through the art of storytelling. It is not just a reading competition; it is an opportunity to bring stories to life!
Who Can Participate? The competition is open to all K-8 students. Whether you are a beginner or a proficient speaker, we encourage you to participate and express your creativity.
Record Your Entry: Select a Chinese language picture book published by The Foreign Language Teaching and Research Press (FLTRP).
Submit Your Entry: Upload your video to YouTube. Complete the submission by filling out the provided form with the video link. Ensure your submission is in by December 20th, 2023.
*Level Learning will provide free books for this contest. You can apply free books here.
Registration: Ready to participate? Click here to go to our registration page and get started!
For more information about the contest, including detailed rules, tips for preparation, and answers to frequently asked questions, please visit our Resources pages.
We look forward to your participation and cannot wait to hear your wonderful readings!
A Message from Assistant Professor Xu, Yuan, Chair of the Contest Committee:
"Welcome to the 2023 Picture Book Reading Contest. As Assistant Professor Xu and the chair of this year's committee, I am thrilled to see the enthusiasm and talent that this contest has inspired. This event is a celebration of the rich Chinese language and culture, and I am proud to be a part of this meaningful endeavor."
Sincerely, Assistant Professor Xu, Yuan Chair, 2023 Reading Contest Committee