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Celebrating Chinese New Year!!

Chinese New Year Celebration at Rock Rest Elementary!!
Second graders studied about China its culture and traditions in Art with Mrs. Peele. Chinese new year falls on February 19th this year and the students have already created work to celebrate. In art class, they practiced the art of calligraphy, made a dragon fan, read about Asian dragons and helped created a large dragon mural with tissue paper scales for the school. During art, students listened to traditional Chinese music while they were working on their projects. In the regular classroom, students created travel brochures to various countries and wrote reports on their particular country for social studies.

Written by: Mrs. Dana Peele, Art Teacher
Posted: Jan 28, 2015 by Mona Diggs

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