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Rice-Fish Farming in China 稻田养鱼

Date: July 10, 2014 Author: Jing Wang Categories: Chinese Cultural Lessons, Chinese Cultures & Traditions, Montessori Inspired, Students in Actions

Teaching Mandarin through Chinese cultures, Histories and Inventions: At last week’s lesson, we showed our students the traditional Chinese rice-fish farming. The method Biodiversity is such a clever system. You can read more here if you are interested. Here are some pictures to show you the minority Miao people in south of China between Guizhou…

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Making a Chinese Scroll

Date: March 4, 2014 Author: Jing Wang Categories: Chinese characters, Chinese Cultural Lessons, Students in Actions

I had been thinking of how to show our students making a Chinese silk scroll. I even bought some white silk. But I had found it was to hard to calligraphy on soft silk materials without special frame tools. One day when I saw this post and this post, I said to myself “Ha, this…

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