YCIS Educational Sites in Shanghai

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Educational sites in Shanghai to take students for learning and cultural experiences. Find out more at http://www.ycis-sh.com/ …

Educational sites in Shanghai to take students for learning and cultural experiences. Find out more at http://www.ycis-sh.com/

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  • 1. ENRICHMENT THROUGH SHANGHAI EDUCATIONAL EXPEDITIONS RECOMMENDED LANDMARKS TO VISIT
  • 2. About Shanghai
  • 3. Qibao Ancient Town •  Located in the center of the Minhang District of ShanghaiMinhang •  The only ancient town area in greater Shanghai, with a history spanning over one thousand years Ancient Town •  Students can learn about Chinese ancient water townships Water Townships
  • 4. Shanghai Museum One of the largest museums of Chinese art and artefacts 11 galleries Three Exhibition Halls Artwork and artifacts help to represent the various dynasties Encourages cultural awareness and appreciation
  • 5. Shanghai World Financial Centre •  The centre features cultural and artistic exhibitions, and stands as a testament to China’s growing economic influence Standing in the center of Lujiazui’s Finance & Trade Zone, the tower has: 101 floors Height: 492 metres Currently the tallest building in China
  • 6. Yu Garden (Yuyuan Garden) Sansui Hall Wanhua Chamber Dianchun Hall Huijin Hall Yuhua Hall Inner Garden There are six main scenic areas in the garden: •  Meaningful, visually pleasing and spiritually satisfying, the Yuyuan Garden was completed in 1577 during the Ming Dynasty Yuyuan Garden occupies an area of 20,000 square metres
  • 7. Oriental Pearl TV Tower Pudong The Oriental Pearl TV Tower is located in Pudong Park in Lujiazui, Shanghai Twin Dragons The tower symbolises 'twin dragons playing with pearls,’ two culturally important symbols within China Recognisable The unique architecture of the tower makes it one of the most recognisable places in Shanghai 3rd Tallest Tower The Oriental Pearl TV tower is the 3rd tallest tower in the world.
  • 8. Shanghai Xin Tian Di •  This fashionable pedestrian street has become an urban attraction that holds the historical and cultural legacies of the city Offers a unique educational experience because of the concept of construction Retains the antique walls, tiles and exterior of the older style Filled modern restaurants, international art galleries and cafes The area is known for its traditional Shikumen design: a Shanghainese architecture style merging Chinese and Western features
  • 9. Jade Buddha Temple •  Although the history of the Jade Buddha Temple doesn’t date far into the past, the traditional and classical architectural style makes any visit unique and educational •  Temple built to house two jade Buddha statues from Burma1882 •  Early 20th Century – Temple destroyed, statues salvaged Early 20th Century •  New temple built1928
  • 10. Shanghai: Educational and Fun Shanghai is considered Eastern China’s cultural and economic center, and has been for more than half a century This multi-cultural environment, with it’s ever-changing economic landscape, gives children an opportunity to increase their intellectual and social capacities By connecting with the environment surrounding it, YCIS Shanghai is able to provide an engaging and enlightening experience for children, which will help to create truly globally minded graduates