Traditional Chinese Festivals Which day you will never forget in a year?

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  • Traditional Chinese Festivals

  • Which day you will never forget in a year?

  • Christmas Day?

  • Valentine's Day ?

  • New Year's Day ?

  • Your own birthday

  • Do you know these days well?

  • Please pay more attention to ourTraditional Chinese Festivals

  • The Spring Festival

  • The Spring Festival is on the first day of the lunar year.

  • New Year's Eve food Every family would eat dinner together on this day. We call it Nian ye fan .

  • dumplingsSpring Roll

  • On New Years day, we greet to friends and relatives.New Years Visit

  • Best wishesHappy new year! !May you come into a good fortune! Good health! Hope everything goes your way. May you succeed at whatever you try. !Have a successful career!

  • The elder send red envelope to the younger as a gift during the Spring Festival.Red envelope

  • The Lantern Festival

  • Lantern Festival is the year of the first full moon night . Lantern Festival is on the 15th day of the 1st lunar month.

  • Glutinous['glutns] rice balls Lantern Festival that night, we will eat glutinous rice balls. We also call it Tang Yuan in the southern area. Its a kind of rice balls with a stuffing round of food. They are sweet or salty.

  • "" """" Lantern ['lntn]The evening at the Lantern Festival, in the street, there will be a variety of lights.

  • Tomb-sweeping Day

  • Tombsweeping Day is an ancient festival in spring, also called Qing Ming Festival. Tomb-sweeping Day is on the fifth day of the fourth lunar month.

  • tomb sweepingOn the Tomb-sweeping Day, people pay respects to a dead person at his tomb.

  • Green cakeGreen cake is made of glutinousrice flour mixed with juice of a kind of green wild vegetable.

  • The Dragon Boat Festival, the 5th day of the 5th lunar month, has had a history of more than 2,000 years.

  • There are many legends about the evolution of the festival, the most popular of which is in memory of Qu Yuan.

  • Zong Zi is a kind ofrice dumpling wrapped in reed leaves to form apyramid.Zong zi

  • Dragon boat race Folk tales say the game originates from the activities of seeking Qu Yuans body.

  • The Double Seventh Festival

  • The double Seventh Festival is also known as Chinese Valentines.Its on the 7th day of the 7th lunar month, is a traditional festival full of romance.

  • The Mid-autumn Festival

  • The Mid-autumn Festival is traditionally celebrated on the fifteenth day of the eighth month on the lunar calendar.

  • Moon cakes have different tastes.Moon cakes

  • Appreciate the full moon

  • Seniors Day /

  • Activity 1

    What festivals can we find in each month?

  • Calendar 2014


  • Calendar 2014


  • Calendar 2014

    July AugustSeptember

  • Activity 2Can you find out the right festival for the sentence?

  • It is the first day of the lunar year.

  • It is the day that we remember the poet Qu Yuan.

  • People eat moon cakes and appreciate the full moon .

  • What is your favourite festival? Why?When is it?What is the festival about?How long can we have for holiday?What do we usually do in the festival?My favourite festival

  • Thank you!The end

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