Category Archives: Student activities

Decorating for Chinese New Year

Because Omeida Chinese Academy is our home away from home, Omeida students decorated our house with the traditional 'Fu' character, lanterns, stickers, and…
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‘Fu’ Chinese Character: Symbols of Luck

To celebrate one of the most important festivals in China, Omeida Chinese Academy organized a series of activities both rich in content and…
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Chinese Knots: A Symbol of Chinese Culture

What is the meaning of Chinese Knot? Omeida Chinese Academy organized a Chinese Knotting art workshop. A Chinese knot is a knot that…
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Climbing the TV Tower in Yangshuo, China

Omeida Chinese Academy ventured out of the classroom to climb Yangshuo's famous TV tower. Most people who come to Yangshuo see the Yangshuo…
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Class dinner at ChunJi Roast Duck Restaurant

This Wednesday, Chinese Academy organized a class dinner at ChunJi Restaurant. All the students and staffs gathered together to celebrate, the new year…
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KTV (Karaoke) Singing Night

Ahhhh KTV. There are lovers and haters of this past time but if you decide to give it a try, you'll be entertaining…
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Learn How to Play Mahjong

  What is Mahjong? Omeida Chinese academy organized a culture class teaching our Chinese students all about the game Mahjong. Mahjong tiles (Chinese: 麻將牌…
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Laba Festival: How to Make Rice Porridge

What is the Laba Festival? Eight Treasures Porridge, also known as Babao Porridge, Laba Congee or Buddhist Porridge, is a traditional food for…
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Traditional Chinese Class Dinner

Omeida Chinese Academy organized another dinner at Chunji Roast Duck. Group dinners are a great time for teachers and students to get together.If…
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Introducing Chinese Calligraphy

What is Chinese calligraphy? Calligraphy, literally "beautiful writing," has been appreciated as an art form in many different cultures throughout the world, but…
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