Dragon Boat Festival Lesson Kits for Teachers

Last updated on
Wednesday, April 21st, 2021
Experience type: 
Online Resource
Program Description

This year the Dragon Boat Festival falls on June 14th. Why not explore it with our Dragon Tales lesson kit! This is based on our popular Dragon Tales program that highlights some of this ancient festival’s stories, traditional customs and food, such as zhongzi/joong dumplings.

Lesson Kit:
Includes PDF lesson plan, powerpoint, props kit and Dragon Charm craft materials. Pick up or delivery options available.
$35 + the cost of the craft + tax.
Craft: $2 EACH 19 pieces or fewer / $1.50 EACH 20+ (plus tax)

Craft Only kit:
Include all the pieces to make a Dragon Charm craft (see photo)
$2 EACH 19 pieces or fewer / $1.50 EACH 20+ (plus tax) 

Visit our website for more details! https://vancouverchinesegarden.com/schools/dragon-boating/

Big Ideas
  • Creative expression is a means to explore and share one’s identity within a community.
  • Engaging in creative expression and experiences expands people’s sense of identity and belonging.
  • Artistic expressions differ across time and place.
  • Engaging in creative expression and experiences expands people’s sense of identity and community.
  • Experiencing art challenges our point of view and expands our understanding of others.
  • Exploring stories and other texts helps us understand ourselves and make connections to others and to the world.
  • Language and text can be a source of creativity and joy.
  • Exploring stories and other texts helps us understand ourselves and make connections to others and to the world.
  • Language and text can be a source of creativity and joy.
  • Using language in creative and playful ways helps us understand how language works.
  • Exploring and sharing multiple perspectives extends our thinking.
  • Exploring stories and other texts helps us understand ourselves and make connections to others and to the world.
  • Exploring stories and other texts helps us understand ourselves and make connections to others and to the world.
  • Daily participation in physical activity at moderate to vigorous intensity levels benefits all aspects of our well-being.
  • Personal choices and social and environmental factors influence our health and well-being.
  • Understanding ourselves and the various aspects of health helps us develop a balanced lifestyle.
  • Immigration and multiculturalism continue to shape Canadian society and identity.
  • Systems of government vary in their respect for human rights and freedoms.
  • Religious and cultural practices that emerged during this period have endured and continue to influence people.
  • Trip Details
    City: 
    For Grades: 
    4, 5, 6, 7
    Duration: 
    60 minutes unless otherwise stated.
    Maximum Students: 
    Offered In French: 
    No
    Also Offered For: 
    Adult Groups, Daycamps, ESL, Guides, Homeschool, Other, Scouts
    Packages Provided: 
    Both Pre-Visit and Post-Visit Packages
    Fee Details
    Fee Notes: 

    Lesson Kit:
    Includes PDF lesson plan, powerpoint, props kit and Dragon Charm craft materials. Pick up or delivery options available.
    $35 + the cost of the craft + tax.
    Craft: $2 EACH 19 pieces or fewer / $1.50 EACH 20+ (plus tax)

    Craft Only kit:
    Include all the pieces to make a Dragon Charm craft (see photo)
    $2 EACH 19 pieces or fewer / $1.50 EACH 20+ (plus tax) 

    Additional Notes

    Contact us for more information! education@vancouverchinesegarden.com

    Or visit our website: https://vancouverchinesegarden.com/schools/dragon-boating/