In the year of 1905, China eliminated its imperial examination system, and for the first time introduced a western-style education system. Textbook reforms also began at that time, with most translations of textbooks used in western countries.
Textbooks used during the cultural revolution period fully reflect the characteristic of that time.
Those of us who were born in the 1970s to 1980s cann't be more familiar with these textbooks, which will always exist in our sweet dreams.
In the 1970s:
In the 1980s:
The current textbooks are catchier and include more materials like pop culture, but also bring more controversies.