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Week 17&18: Learn about Chinese New Year and Cultural Experience

February 3rd, 2018

This is a quick review of what we learned this week. Please review or catch up, if you missed the class. ^0^

Chinese New Year and Cultural Experience

What did I learn?

Spring Festival (春節) is the first day of the lunar calendar year. The family will have a gathering and get together.

12 Zodiac Song

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What did we do this week?

A. Lantern station

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B. Drawing on my “luck and fortune” hu2 lu2 station

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C. Calligraphy station

You can write spring couplets!
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D. Paper cutting station

Cut two “spring” then bring it to station E.

E. Stamp and picture station

Make your own spring picture with “spring” and stamps.
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F. Password time

Say “恭喜發財,新年快樂” (gong1 xi3 fa1 cai2 xin1 nian2 kuai4 le4) to your parents or teacher in order to get you a red envelope (紅包).
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Homework

Chinese New Year package.

Week 16 Chinese poems + Prepare for CNY performace

January 27th, 2018

This is a quick review of what we learned this week. Please review or catch up, if you missed the class. ^O^

Review

CNY performace – gongxi gongxi + xin nian dao

(After the gongxigonxi, you pick up your lantern and hongbao during the 4 seconds blank.^0^)

Learn

12 Chinese Zodiac animal song

Chinese poems




Activities

Finish Posters- Chinese poems
Practice CNY performance

Homework

12 zodiac animals
Review CNY performance
Review poems