Children Workshop: Chinese Dragon Boat Festival

Monthly Chinese themed activities for children in Hove Library run by a group of friendly and experienced Chinese teachers.  The activities are designed to improve children’s study abilities while Chinese language, arts and traditional virtues are embedded.

Theme: Chinese Dragon Boat Festival

Venue: Hove Library

Date: Saturday 09 June    Time:10-11am

Contents: 1) Story of the traditional Dragon Boat Festival; 2) Make a dragon boat (paper folding and drawing).

To learn:

1) The story of the Dragon Boat Festival and what do Chinese people do to celebrate it.

2) Paper folding for dragon boat.

3) Chinese words for dragon, dragon boat festival, rice dumplings etc.

Ability/skill improved:  Imagination, patience,  being accurate, hand skills for paper folding, drawing,  to appreciate a diverse culture.

Cost: £12 per child, £10 each for siblings. Fees include materials.

Suitable for children aged 4-10.  For booking, email your child’s name and age to mail@educatioinchina.co.uk  Drop-in possible if class not full.

For more details of other sessions, please visit our website: http://www.educationchina.co.uk/Chinese_for_kids.html

Note: Parents of children under 7 can stay with their children if they wish to. Parents of children under 5 are advised to company their children in the class.

Chinese Art Workshops in Hove Library Session 1

Theme: Chinese Paper Handcrafts
Venue: Hove Library
Time: 10am-11am, Saturday 11 Feb
Contents: 1) To learn about Chinese pandas; 2) Story of pandas; 3) Panda-mask making for younger children, paper panda folding/cutting for older children.
To learn: 1) Knowledge about pandas-where they live, what they eat, how they are preserved in China, what they look like when they are born. 2) Introduction of Chinese Paper Art. 3) Ability: observation skills, concentration, flexibility of hands, being precise, drawing, cutting. 4) Chinese words: panda, baby, to eat, paper.
Fee: £12/child, siblings £10/child. Fees include materials.

Suitable for children aged 4-10.  For booking, email your child’s name and age to mail@educatioinchina.co.uk  Drop-in possible if class not full.

For more details of other sessions, please visit out website: http://www.educationchina.co.uk/Chinese_for_kids.html