The Yasashii Nihongo textbook series, which has four volumes- Introductory, Elementary, Intermediary, and Advanced - has been compiled by the CAJLS Textbook Compilation Committee during the period of 1990 through 1996, under the editorial supervision of Professors Toshio Tatsumi and Yutaka Uto- both of Bunkyo Women's College in Tokyo, Japan, published by Seibido Publishing Company (Tokyo, Japan).
The following chart shows the content for each textbook and their equivalent ACTFL level
|CAJLS Exam Level||Grade||Yasashii-Nihongo Text||Kanji(new)||Vocabulary (new)||ACTFL Level|
|Japanese 1||9th||Introductory||0||242||Novice Low|
|Japanese 2||10th||Elementary||32||454(212)||Novice Mid|
|Japanese 3||11th||Intermediate||82(50)||828(374)||Novice Mid-High|
|Japanese 4||12th||Advanced||168(86)||1,176(348)||Novice High-Intermediate Low|
|Complete set of 5 Textbooks||$102.15|
|Introductory - Hiragana Workbook||$15.00|
|Introductory - Ohanashi Workbook||$15.00|
|Elementary Japanese Workbook Vol 1||$15.00|
|Elementary Japanese Workbook Vol 2||$15.00|
|Intermediate Japanese Workbook||$15.00|
|Advanced Japanese Workbook||$15.00|
|Complete set of 7 Workbooks||$81.00|
|Tapes and CD||Unit Price|
|Introductory Japanese CD||$13.00|
|Elementary Japanese CD||$13.00|
|Elementary Japanese Tape||$8.00|
|Intermediate Japanese Tape||$8.00|
|Advanced Japanese Tape||$8.00|
|Teachers Manuals||Unit Price|
|Introductory/Elementary Japanese Teachers Manual - Japanese Version||$45.00|
|Introductory/Elementary Japanese Teachers Manual - English Version||$45.00|
|Intermediate/Advanced Japanese Teachers Manual - Japanese Version||$45.00|
|Intermediate/Advanced Japanese Teachers Manual - English Version||$45.00|
|Tsuzukete Manabo - Japanese Version||$40.00|
|Complete set of 5 Teachers Manuals||$162.00|
- All CAJLS member schools in good standing are eligible to receive 30% discount on all items.
- One FREE copy of Tsuzukete Manabo textbook with every order of any 15 textbooks.
- For all inquiries, please send an e-mail to CAJLS Kyozaikanri at email@example.com.