Last week, all Leman teachers and students celebrated the annual Chinese New Year. The celebration was different from the past years and divided into three major parts. The first part inviting primary students’ parents to come and share Chinese cultural through different activities. Thank you very much to the parents who participated in this activity. By telling stories, giving lectures, cooking traditional Chinese food and other related activities, the students in the primary school experienced authentic culture of Chinese New Year. Numbers and Ancient Chinese poetry; the story of Chinese zodiac; making glutinous rice ball; shadow puppetry show of Nian Monster, etc.
Then there was the charity sale held by the secondary school students. All the students took part in the charity sale and raised 4349 yuan for Chengdu No.1 mental hospital. Thank you very much for your efforts and contributions to this event.
And finally, the day of the celebration, which was on last Friday. In the morning, all the teachers and students held an assembly in the gymnasium. Every student took part in the celebration performance by singing. Some of the students' mothers also brought us a wonderful dance performance.
Then, the primary school carried on a parade with Chinese traditional costume, everybody liked the dragon dance parade very much.
The secondary school held an art show and experienced the activities of traditional Chinese games. Students also carried out traditional handmade activities during the day.
Everyone had a wonderful time during this week. On behalf of Chinese department, we wish you and your families a happy and safe Chinese year.