World Folklore:
The Chinese Zodiac
Luna
Hong Kong, China
The National Flag
Peasants

Workers

Bourgeoisie

Capitalist
A Land of Religious Diversity

Taoism

Buddhism

Confucianism

Key beliefs: Tao

Key beliefs: Karma,
reincarnation, nirvan...
The People
Hard working

Risk adverse

Collectivist

Family-oriented

Modest

China makes up 20 % of the world population!
Language
• How many dialects?
• Answer: Seven main
dialects
Language
• How many
common Chinese
characters ?

• Answer: 4000
This is where I live…
Difference between Hong Kong &
Mainland
华人民共和国,通称中
国,是位於東亞及太平
洋西岸的一个社会主义
国家,首都北京
Mandarin

中華人民共和國,通稱
中國,是位於東亞及太
平洋西岸的一個社會...
Why I love my home city
Why I love my home city
Free healthcare

Shopping
Why I love my home city

Convenient transportation!
My School
A Typical School Day
My Family
VIDEO0163.mp4
My Friends
What is the Chinese Zodiac?
The Story of the Chinese Zodiac
**Remember the Chinese Lunar calendar is different than the Western Calendar!**
What does your Zodiac sign reveal about your personality?
Relationship Compatibility
Rationale
Monkey, Rooster

Dog , Goat,
Dragon , Ox

Pig, Rat

Horse, Snake
Tiger, Rabbit
Year of Fate
Reflection Questions
• Do you believe in Chinese Zodiac?
• Is there something similar in American culture?
World Folklore: The Chinese Zodiac
World Folklore: The Chinese Zodiac
World Folklore: The Chinese Zodiac
World Folklore: The Chinese Zodiac
World Folklore: The Chinese Zodiac
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World Folklore: The Chinese Zodiac

  1. 1. World Folklore: The Chinese Zodiac Luna Hong Kong, China
  2. 2. The National Flag Peasants Workers Bourgeoisie Capitalist
  3. 3. A Land of Religious Diversity Taoism Buddhism Confucianism Key beliefs: Tao Key beliefs: Karma, reincarnation, nirvana Key beliefs: Filial piety, social class
  4. 4. The People Hard working Risk adverse Collectivist Family-oriented Modest China makes up 20 % of the world population!
  5. 5. Language • How many dialects? • Answer: Seven main dialects
  6. 6. Language • How many common Chinese characters ? • Answer: 4000
  7. 7. This is where I live…
  8. 8. Difference between Hong Kong & Mainland 华人民共和国,通称中 国,是位於東亞及太平 洋西岸的一个社会主义 国家,首都北京 Mandarin 中華人民共和國,通稱 中國,是位於東亞及太 平洋西岸的一個社會主 義國家,首都北京 Cantonese
  9. 9. Why I love my home city
  10. 10. Why I love my home city Free healthcare Shopping
  11. 11. Why I love my home city Convenient transportation!
  12. 12. My School A Typical School Day
  13. 13. My Family
  14. 14. VIDEO0163.mp4
  15. 15. My Friends
  16. 16. What is the Chinese Zodiac?
  17. 17. The Story of the Chinese Zodiac
  18. 18. **Remember the Chinese Lunar calendar is different than the Western Calendar!**
  19. 19. What does your Zodiac sign reveal about your personality?
  20. 20. Relationship Compatibility
  21. 21. Rationale
  22. 22. Monkey, Rooster Dog , Goat, Dragon , Ox Pig, Rat Horse, Snake Tiger, Rabbit
  23. 23. Year of Fate
  24. 24. Reflection Questions • Do you believe in Chinese Zodiac? • Is there something similar in American culture?

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