China Day activities and workshops | 中 国 日

We support school in understanding Chinese language and culture through a range of different activities including workshop packages like "China Day" Activity for both primary schools and secondary schools.

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China-themed activities at school is probably the easiest way to engage students and to raise awareness of Chinese culture through enhanced extra-curricular provision, providing a unique experience for students.

With the objective of supporting a golden era in UK-China relations, our aim is to educate the UK school students about China, its culture and its language.

How to organise a China Day 

We suggest schools to select a range of workshops, taking place over the course of a day, and book our instructors to lead the activities. 

Workshops are generally no longer than 50 minutes, with a maximum of five workshops per day per instructor. For example, five workshops can rotate around several groups of students in a day.

China Day at your school

Book one or more of the following workshops for a China Day at your school:

  • Chinese language and culture 
  • Chinese calligraphy
  • Chinese arts and crafts
  • Chinese folk dance
  • Kung Fu
  • Tai Chi
  • Music and Songs
  • Storytelling
  • Chinese cookery*

*Chinese cookery: Costs of the ingredients will be passed on to the school. We will provide a list of ingredients in advance once we receive the total number of participants and dietary requirements from school. Please note that pork meat is usually used for the Chinese dumpling filling unless a vegetarian option has been selected.

Cost

All of the above activities are charged at nominal cost, £60/half-day (before or after 12:00 noon) and £100/full day per instructor. Travel expenses incurred will be passed on to the school.

Download China Day booking form (PDF, 611 KB).


For more information, contact:

Email: confucius@sheffield.ac.uk

Tel: +44 114 222 8447

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