Chinese New Year
Introduction <ul><li>Spring Festival   </li></ul><ul><li>- most important holiday in China.  </li></ul><ul><li>-celebrated...
Symbols <ul><li>made of red paper with black Chinese calligraphy written on them  </li></ul><ul><li>The red couplets serve...
Traditional Chinese hand water-color painting scroll <Four Beauties of ancient China> screen Porcelain Vase
Dragon dance Traditionally, on Chinese New Year,  two people wear a huge  dragon costume  and  dance.
Dragon dance-Crafts <ul><li>Colored paper  </li></ul><ul><li>Scissors  </li></ul><ul><li>Crayons or markers  </li></ul><ul...
Activity-Jianzi <ul><li>originated from  5th century BC  in  China . </li></ul>
Sharing the meal (turntable table) <ul><li>conception : </li></ul><ul><li>strengthen the traditional table manners with th...
Top 7 auspicious food  learn which certain foods or dishes symbolize good fortune and why they are considered to be lucky ...
Menu idea  <ul><li>3 different menu according to the  Top 7 auspicious  food. </li></ul><ul><li>Serve Chinese tea, but fee...
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    1. 1. Chinese New Year
    2. 2. Introduction <ul><li>Spring Festival </li></ul><ul><li>- most important holiday in China. </li></ul><ul><li>-celebrated in late January to early February (depending on the year). </li></ul><ul><li>-Food plays a major role in Chinese New Year celebrations. </li></ul><ul><li>Red can be seen and felt </li></ul><ul><li>everywhere in China ? </li></ul><ul><li>- Red expels evil, </li></ul><ul><li>-driving bad things away </li></ul>
    3. 3. Symbols <ul><li>made of red paper with black Chinese calligraphy written on them </li></ul><ul><li>The red couplets serve as beautiful decorations and protective talismans. </li></ul><ul><li>Red small Envelopes </li></ul><ul><li>“ lucky money” </li></ul><ul><li>Married adults give children red envelopes filled with “lucky money”. </li></ul>Couplet Paper-cut art Lai-See
    4. 4. Traditional Chinese hand water-color painting scroll <Four Beauties of ancient China> screen Porcelain Vase
    5. 5. Dragon dance Traditionally, on Chinese New Year, two people wear a huge dragon costume and dance.
    6. 6. Dragon dance-Crafts <ul><li>Colored paper </li></ul><ul><li>Scissors </li></ul><ul><li>Crayons or markers </li></ul><ul><li>Glue, tape </li></ul><ul><li>2 wooden barbeque skewers (or 2 straws or disposable chopsticks) </li></ul><ul><li>Optional glitter, feathers </li></ul>
    7. 7. Activity-Jianzi <ul><li>originated from 5th century BC in China . </li></ul>
    8. 8. Sharing the meal (turntable table) <ul><li>conception : </li></ul><ul><li>strengthen the traditional table manners with the amusing visual effects </li></ul><ul><li>communication pleasure on the table </li></ul>
    9. 9. Top 7 auspicious food learn which certain foods or dishes symbolize good fortune and why they are considered to be lucky <ul><li>Hot Pot </li></ul><ul><li>2. Fish </li></ul><ul><li>3. Shrimp </li></ul>4.Dumplings 5. Green vegetables 6. Sticky rice cake 7. Noodles
    10. 10. Menu idea <ul><li>3 different menu according to the Top 7 auspicious food. </li></ul><ul><li>Serve Chinese tea, but feel free to serve alcohol as well. </li></ul><ul><li>Background Music and tea.(wiki) </li></ul>
    11. 11. Thanks for your attention!
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