Students learn more about Chinese New Year

James Kon

The Chinese Department of Chung Hwa School Kiudang held a presentation to mark the Chinese New Year.

Principal Loo Shee Yun, teachers and students attended the event.

Chinese Department Head Wong gave a presentation on the history of the Chinese New Year, the order of Chinese Zodiac, traditional costume and dos and don’ts on the first day of the celebration. A quiz was held to test the students’ understanding of the Chinese New Year. Those with correct answers won ang paos.

The school also held a class decoration competition. Loo presented the prizes to teachers of the winning classes.

Chung Hwa School Kiudang Principal Loo Shee Yun helps pupils with the Chinese New Year quiz. PHOTO: CHUNG HWA SCHOOL KIUDANG