Celebrating Chinese Culture in Auckland Schools
These workshops for Auckland schools provide a unique opportunity for both teachers and students to explore and immerse themselves in Chinese cultural activities. This is available for 2023 Term 3.
This FREE workshop is available to primary, intermediate, and secondary schools and their teachers who are currently teaching or interested in teaching Chinese. We can visit your school and offer a range of workshops and activities. If you're interested, please register your interest for one of the Workshop types listed below and our facilitator will reach out to organise the workshop for your school.
About the course
When: Term 3
- August - 1, 8, 11, 15, 18, 25, 29, 31
- September –1, 7, 8, 12, 14, 15, 19, 22
Workshop 1: Chinese Martial Arts and Chinese Dance
- Kung Fu
- Kung Fu Fan
Workshop 2: Chinese Arts
- Calligraphy and Painting
- Paper Cutting
- Beijing Opera Masks
- Tie Dye
Workshop 3: Chinese Food
- Moon Cake
- Toffee Hawthorns
- Rice Ball
Kindly take note that each workshop has a capacity of approximately 30 students and lasts 2-4 hours each.
In case you intend to reserve a martial arts or dance workshop, kindly make sure that the venue at your school is spacious enough to accommodate physical activities and that students come dressed in appropriate sportswear for the session.
Alternatively, if you plan to reserve a food workshop, please ensure that the venue at your school has adequate facilities for food preparation and kindly inform us in advance of any dietary requirements that the participants may have. We recommend that you carefully consider the nature of the workshop you wish to book and ensure that the venue and facilities are suitable for the intended activities.
Tui Tuia | Learning Circle Languages is funded to provide professional learning for provisionally and fully registered Primary, Intermediate and Secondary teachers throughout Aotearoa New Zealand.
Meet the facilitators
Literacy and Numeracy
Enhancing and expanding teachers’ capabilities to lead literacy and numeracy learning.
Helping teachers and kaiako build cultural capability to accelerate learning outcomes for Pacific learners.
Growing, strengthening and advocating for language learning and use, and sustaining heritage languages in schools.
Te Whanau Māioha
Learning and mentoring solutions that empower kāhui ako, kaiako and tumuaki to achieve stronger culturally-sustaining outcomes for ākonga/