2017 STA Convention
May 5, 2017
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From Kites to Dragons: Great Practical Ideas for a Chinese Folktales Mini-Unit

Start from more than a dozen Chinese folktales with teaching ideas for each of them. Add Chinese festivals, dragon stories, origins of the Chinese zodiac, the abacus, chopsticks. Include a great inquiry topic on Chinese inventions. Connect to the Silk Road for Social Studies. This practical workshop includes a dozen interesting activities to create your own mini-unit using Chinese folktales. Detailed practical handout included. 

Grades 3-8. 

Target Audience

grades 3-8


Diana Cruchley

Diana Cruchley is an award-winning educator and author who has taught at both elementary and secondary levels.  She is the recipient of the Governor General’s Flight to Freedom Literacy Award.  Her practical workshops are always enthusiastically received.

01:00 pm - 02:30 pm

Seats Available