Category Archives: Chinese Department

TGA Mid-autumn Festival Celebration

Mid-autumn Festival is known as the reunion festival. It is time when family members get together to admire the moon at its brightest and fullest in the bountiful harvesting season. On this wonderful occasion of Mid-autumn, TGA World Language Department … Continue reading

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Teda International School’s Cultural Bonanza

Hot on the heels of the school’s Cultures Fair, where children researched different ways of living from around the world before giving a presentation about their findings, was the annual foray into the local culture with the onset of Chinese … Continue reading

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Celebrating Mid-autumn Day

By Chinese Department September 20th and 21st, students in Teda International School enjoyed the celebration of welcoming Mid-autumn Day, which is the second largest holiday in China, falling on the 15th day of the 8th month according to Chinese lunar … Continue reading

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2018 Teda International School Chinese Cultural Week

Last week, students in Teda International School had a wonderful opportunity to experience Chinese Cultural Week with a series of fun activities, such as Woodblock Print of Chinese New Year Painting, Calligraphy, Stuffed Buns (baozi) Making, Chinese Games Assembly and … Continue reading

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Celebrating Mid-autumn Day

In the last week of September, students in Teda International School enjoyed the celebration of welcoming Mid-autumn Day, which is the second largest holiday in China, falling on the 15th day of the 8th month according to Chinese lunar calendar. … Continue reading

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Dragon Boat Festival and Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM)

As one of the most important traditional Chinese festivals, Dragon Boat Festival (duān wǔ jié) falls on the fifth day of the fifth month on Chinese lunar calendar, which is May 30th this year. With more than 2000 years of … Continue reading

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Chinese Story Reading

Students from Grade 6-8 were reading stories in Chinese to the Pre-K students. Pre-k students also rated their favorite stories . It was a challenge for the Grade 6-8 students. They have been working hard to better present their stories … Continue reading

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Happy Lantern Festival

By Chinese Department Did you know that the celebration of Chinese New Near actually lasts for 15 days with Lantern Festival marking as the end of the half-month celebrations? Last week, students in TIS learnt how Chinese people celebrate the … Continue reading

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2017 TIS Chinese Culture Week

To celebrate the Year of Rooster and enable the students to gain more Chinese cultural experiences, Teda International School Chinese Department hosted Chinese Cultural Week from January 16th -20th. A week of fun activities were hosted, such as Paper Cutting, … Continue reading

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Making Our Own Mooncakes

The day before the traditional Chinese Mid-autumn Festival, many students in Teda International School had the great opportunity to make their own mooncakes during Chinese classes. They learnt how to make the special snack by following the teachers and trying … Continue reading

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