My Pengyou

My Pengyou is the ideal resource for introducing Mandarin and Chinese culture to your students. Its wealth of engaging and interactive activities and lesson plans makes My Pengyou the product of choice for teachers teaching Key Stage 1-3.

This product supports citizenship, modern foreign languages, general studies, memory development, listening skills, coordination and much more.

My Pengyou has been developed alongside 'World City Links', a partnership organisation that develops relationships between the world city’s of London and Beijing.

My Pengyou Box Shot
 
Software Features: 
  • Searchable 500+ word dictionary with high quality sound files, Pinyin and Chinese characters, full colour photographs and descriptions.
  • Hundreds of superb photographs with explanations, showing modern Chinese life and culture.
  • Detailed section on writing Chinese characters.
  • Step-by-step instructions of how to speak Mandarin.
  • A 'useful phrases' section with high quality sound clips.
  • Downloadable, printable templates to show your classroom how to make a Chinese Dragon and a Tibetan Timestick.
  • Flash based games and challenges such as character matching (Pairs) and 'Snap!'.
  • Information about Chinese culture including birthsigns, celebrations, family and family names, Chinese food and more.
  • Sample lesson plans to download and print.
Software Developer: 
Tintisha Technologies
www.tintisha.net
Price: 
CD & 5 user license: £45 (+ VAT)
Additional single user license: £25 (+ VAT)
Age Range/Key Stage: 
Key stage 1 - 3 (or anyone wishing to learn Chinese Mandarin from scratch)
View Screenshots: 
Screenshot 1 (The interface)
Screenshot 2 (The Flash based dictionary search screen)
Screenshot 3 (Dictionary word translation screen)
Screenshot 4 ('Speak' section user interface)
Screenshot 5 ('Useful phrases' section)
Screenshot 6 ('Make' section with detailed instructions)
Screenshot 7 ('Challenge' section with Flash based games)
Platform: 
Windows & Mac
System Requirements: 
  • Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Mac OS X
  • Approximately 200mb free disk space
  • Speakers/Headphone and sound card
  • CD-ROM Drive
  • Internet browser (IE8 or Firefox 3+ recommended)
  • Adobe Flash plugin
Delivery Method: 
By post
Order info: 
This product is available to buy via our easy four step process.
  1. Click the 'Order now' button below and fill out the form (no payment necessary at this stage)
  2. We verify your order, contacting you if necessary for an order number
  3. Your software is sent out to you within 3 working days after verification (by post or email)
  4. We invoice your organisation using the order number you supplied

Alternatively you can order by phone or fax.

Tel: +44 (0) 1455 289189
Fax: +44 (0) 1455 284990