Chinese language, culture take centrestage

Rokiah Mahmud

To help Yayasan Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah (YSHHB) Primary School students learn more about Chinese language and culture, the school’s Mandarin Department organised a Chinese New Year event.

Several activities were held to explain about the Chinese New Year, share the story of nian and teach the students about festive decorations, calligraphy, zodiac and lion dance.

Mandarin Department Head Angel the event was held to attract the students’ interest in learning the language and culture.

YSHHB School Chief Executive Officer Fliti Abdel Majed officiated. YSHHB Primary School Headmistress Hajah Mariam binti Haji Ladi and YSHHB Secondary School Principal Chong Li Chen were also present.

Head of Mandarin Department Angel teaches Chinese culture. PHOTO: BAHYIAH BAKIR