Celebration of Canadian Multiculturalism Day
On June 26th, the Confucius Institute in Edmonton was invited by the Canadian Multicultural Education Foundation to provide one day of activities at Churchill Square to celebrate Canadian Multiculturalism Day.
Confucius Institute provided the workshops of Chinese dough art, Chinese knots and Chinese calligraphy and also offered a variety of Chinese traditional games like Chinese checker, Chinese chess, and chopstick games. A lot of … » Continue Reading
2016 YCT/HSK SCHOLARSHIP AWARD NIGHT
On June 16, the CIE hosted the 2016 YCT/HSK Scholarship Award Ceremony at McCauley Chambers in the Center for Education to celebrate and recognize the successes that the students have achieved in the 2015 YCT or HSK Test. This was the 8th year that the CIE organized such an event. More than 70 students from grades 1 to 12 received an award. Half of the award … » Continue Reading
Culture Day for Kildare Students at CIE
On June 23, the Confucius Institute hosted a group of 75 students and 4 teachers from Kildare School. The purpose of their trip was to experience Chinese Culture by playing some Chinese traditional games, including shuttlecock, rubber band skipping, ping pong, long rope jumping, Chinese Yo-yo and hopscotch. The students were divided in six groups taking part in the games in different stations in … » Continue Reading
CIE attends Graduation Ceremonies at many Confucius Classrooms
During May and June every year, Confucius Classroom schools host Chinese graduation events for the students who are completing Chinese programs such as the Chinese bilingual program or Chinese language and culture program.
A number of the Confucius Classrooms invited the CIE to attend their Chinese graduation ceremonies celebrating the achievements of their students in learning Chinese language and culture. The schools included McNally High School Confucius Classroom, M.E. … » Continue Reading