Category Archives: Learn and share

volunteer in china

Volunteer in China!

Volunteering in China is not only fun but can also help you subtract the costs needed for living here. Many students wish to…
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What is Teacher’s Day in China?

      This Wednesday we had a culture class in Omeida Chinese academy about Chinese Teacher's Day. What is China Teacher Day?…
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Via Ferrata Zip Lining in Yangshuo, China

Last Saturday, Omeida Chinese Academy organized a cool event called Via Ferrata Zip Lining in Yangshuo, China. A via ferrata (Italian for “iron…
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Chinese Pottery Making

Last Saturday, Omeida Chinese Academy went to a Chinese pottery making class. Since pre-dynastic times, Chinese ceramics show continuous development and is one…
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Guide to Traditional Chinese Instruments

In this week's Omeida Chinese Academy culture class, we talked about traditional Chinese instruments and the different types of Chinese music. Peking Opera…
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Hanfu: Traditional Han Clothing

Han Fu 汉服 What is traditional Han Chinese clothing called? This Wednesday, we had a culture class about Han Fu,  according to "Dictionary…
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Basic Tools of Chinese Calligraphy

Chinese Calligraphy This Wednesday's Omeida Chinese Academy culture class was Calligraphy!书法! Calligraphy is an important component of Chinese art. Its presentation format is…
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The Real Secret to Learning Chinese

China's Mandarin language is about as vast as the country is big: tens of thousands of characters, intonation, and a grammar fundamentally different…
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Rock Climb ‘Swiss Cheese Wall’ in Yangshuo

Last Saturday, Omeida Chinese Academy organized an activity to rock climb up Yangshuo's Swiss Cheese Wall. Swiss Cheese Wall is nice little crag…
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Dragon Boat Festival: How to Make Zongzi

This Wednesday at 5pm, Omeida Chinese academy organized an interesting activity to celebrate Dragon Boat Festival. When is the Dragon Boat Festival? The Dragon…
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