Poster competitions 2016

Theme: Celebrating Chinese New Year of the Rooster

Eligibility: Membership School of UK Federation of Chinese School

Age groups: Junior group: (Age 8 and under);

Intermediate group: (Ages 9 to 13);

Senior group: (Ages 14 to 18)

Design specifications: greeting card (A5 paper only, contestants are permitted to use water colours, pastels drawing); name and age of student, name of school, name of headteacher and headteacher’s contact number must be written on the back of each card entry (in both Chinese and English).

Selection rules: schools can select up to three entries from each age group (maximum of nine entries per school), the selection panel will then select the top three entries from each group. Merit awards will also be rewarded to three entries from each group. .

Prizes: First prize (certificate and prize money of £10)

Second prize (certificate)

Third prize (certificate)

Merit Award (certificate)

Deadline for application: 20th January 2017

Submission of application: All entries should be sent to the following address before the deadline on 20h January 2017 : UKFCS NYC Competition

Newcastle Chinese School,

Mr Dennis Yip

97 Wensley Close, Ouston, Chester Le Street, Co. Durham, DH2 1SE

Enquiries: Huili Townson (Crystal) 07786080471 (6 -8pm)

Prize presentation date: Results to be announced in February 2017.


Look forward to receiving the design from your students!

Kind regards,

Dr Jack Ho

President

UK Federation of Chinese Schools (UKFCS)

Free talk, Interest class and SQA past papers

NOTICE TO PARENTS/GUARDIANS/STUDENTS
致家长/监护人/同学通告
致家長/監護人/同學通告

Dear Parents, Guardians and Students,
Believe you all have had a wonderful mid-term holiday and we will be busy again. I would like to draw your attention to the followings:

  1. Interest Classes before school hours (10:10am-10:40am)
    The school and The Edinburgh Chinese Dance and Cultural Youth Group, registered Charity no.SC023607, organise some interest classes in order to strengthen our students’ interest and the knowledge of Chinese Culture. Time is provisionally arranged for 30 minutes. There are options of the Cantonese or Mandarin classes that we can promote the both languages. Parents are most welcome to participate in with your child as a family activity. Small fee will be charged for the running cost.
    -Calligraphy (pencil/pen/Chinese brush)
    -Singing (nursery rhymes/ folk songs)
    -Chinese idiom
    -Reading/Reciting poems and prose
    -Chinese Dance (TBC, time and fee will be varied)
    Date: 5/11 – 17/12/2016
    Fee: Parents–£15 Students–£10
    * Please pay at the reception desk in staff room
  2. Used SQA Past Paper Sale for school fundraising
    Limited stock of various subjects of Used Exam Past papers are sold at low price. If anyone would like to buy or donate your unwanted past papers, please go to staff room.
  3. Free Talk and Activity of “Eyes Protection”
    We are working with Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB) to organise this activity. Students from aged 5 to 14 will be taken part in. It will be a good opportunity to know the importance of our eyes protection in this digital world.
    Date: 26/11/2016 Time: 10:50am-12:30pm

Thank you very much for your participation and support in advance!

Edinburgh Chinese School

致各位家长/监护人/同学:

相信大家渡过了一个愉快的中期假,我们又将开始忙碌。敬请留意以下事项:

  1. 课前兴趣班(上午10:10至10:40)
     为了增强学生对中文学习和中国文化的认识,本校与爱丁堡中国舞蹈与文化青年团组合办一系列的兴趣班。时间暂定于半个小时,广东话或普通话可随意选择,我们还可推广双语。非常欢迎家长和同学一起参与,也可当作亲子活动。本校会收取少许费用为营运开支。
    – 书法(硬/软笔)
    – 唱歌(儿歌/民族歌)
    – 成语故事
    – 诵读诗赋
    – 中国舞蹈(待定,时间及收费不同)
    时间:十一月五日至十二月十七日
    收费:家长一£15 ; 学生一£10
    (请到教职员室接待处付费)
  2. 二手过去SQA考试卷义卖为校筹款
    数量有限的各级不同科目的过去考试卷以低价出售。如同学有意购买或捐赠,请到教职员室。
  3. “眼睛保护”免费讲座及活动
    本校将与英国皇家盲人协会(RNlB)合办是次活动,五至十四岁的学生将会参与。
    这是一个很好的机会认识在数字世界里对眼睛保护的重要性。
    日期:26/11/2016时间:上午10:50 – 下午12:30

谨希望大家勇跃参加,大力支持!

致此

爱丁堡中文学校谨启
二零一六年十月二十九日

致各位家長/監護人/同學:

相信大家渡過了一個愉快的中期假,我們又將開始忙碌。敬請注意以下事項:

  1. 課前興趣班 (上午10:10 至10:40)
     為了增強學生對中文學習和中國文化的認識,本校與愛丁堡中國舞蹈及文化青年團组合辦一系列的興趣班。時間暫定於半個小時,廣東話或普通話可隨意選擇,我們還可推廣雙語。非常歡迎家長和同學一起參與,也可當作親子活動。本校會收取少許費用為營運開支。
    – 書法(硬/軟筆)
    – 唱歌(兒歌/民族歌)
    – 成語故事
    – 誦讀詩賦
    – 中國舞蹈 (待定,時間及收費不同)
    時間: 十一月五日至十二月十七日
    收費: 家長一£15       ;     學生一£10
    (請到教職員室接待處付費)
  2.  二手過去 SQA 考試卷義賣為校籌款
    數量有限的各級不同科目的過去考試卷以低價出售。如同學有意購買或捐贈,請到教職員室。
  3. “眼睛保護” 免費講座及活動
    本校將與英國皇家盲人協會(RNlB)合辦是次活動,五至十四歲的學生將會參與。這是一個很好的機會認識在數字世界裏對眼睛保護的重要性。

日期: 26/11/2016    時間:  上午10:50 -下午12:30
謹希望大家勇躍參加、大力支持!
致此

愛丁堡中文學校謹啟
二零一六年十月二十九日

Chinese Singing and Dancing Summer Camp

Dear parents and adult students,

There is a two-day Chinese Singing and Dancing Summer Camp in Edinburgh. It is organised by China’s State Council Overseas Chinese Affairs Office. There are professional singing and dancing teachers from China providing lessons to students.  It is a rare opportunity to learn Chinese music and culture.

Date – 01-02 August 2016

Time- 10am – 3:30pm

Location – The Scottish Confucius Institute for Business and Communication (SCIBC), Postgraduate Centre Gait 2, Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh EH14 4AS

Open to anyone over 5 years old, for young children, parents are required to accompany them.

Registration fee – £5

If you and/or your children are interested in this camp, please reply to my personal email (geqian.cu@gmail.com) asap with your contact details.

亲爱的家长们,

你们好!

海外中华之星爱丁堡培训营将在8月1日到2日在Heriot-Watt University的孔子学院举行。详情请见附件。如果你和你的孩子有兴趣参加,请和我联系 –geqian.cu@gmail.com.

报名是五岁以上,小孩和成人皆可,小孩需要有大人陪同。

Kind regards

Geqian Cui – 崔舸前

Edinburgh Chinese School

Chinese Singing and Dancing Summer Camp

BBC Drama training

BBC Production Talent network
The Drama department is offering a 12 month training and development programme for 2 people from black, Asian and other ethnic minority backgrounds who are passionate about getting into Drama script editing.
One training placement will be based in London and the other will be based in the Nations: Cardiff or Glasgow.
Details of the scheme can be found via the link below:

2016 Chinese Cultural Spring Camp

2016 Chinese Cultural Spring Camp hosted by UK Association for Promotion of Chinese Education (UKAPCE)

Activities include Chinese Culture, handcrafts, Chinese Painting, calligraphy, vocal music, Chinese instruments (hulu si / harmonica/ Melodica), Chinese dance and martial art.

Date: 28 March – 4 April 2016 (8 days)

Time: 9:30 am – 3:00 pm

Venue: Edinburgh Academy, 42 Henderson Row, Edinburgh, EH3 5BL

Enrolment Requirements: Aged 6 – 18 Chinese / Non-Chinese who are learning or have learned Chinese before.

Registration Fee: £30 per person

Lunch (optional): £4 per person/day

 

2016 年中國文化春令營,由英國中文教育促進會主辦。

日期: 三月二十八日至四月四日(八天)

時間: 上午九時半至下午三時

地點: Edinburgh Academy, 42 Henderson Row, Edinburgh, EH3 5BL

收生要求: 年齡 6-18 歲的華裔人士/在學或曾學習過中文的非華裔人士

登記費: 每人£30

午餐(可選擇): 每人每天 £4

活動包括: 中國文化、手工藝、中國畫、書法、聲樂、民族樂器(葫蘆絲/口琴/口風琴)、中國舞蹈和武術。

如需要更多詳情,請向任何校董查詢。

April 2016 Chinese Dance Class by Edinburgh Chinese Dance and Cultural Youth Group

Chinese Dance Class will be launched by Edinburgh Chinese Dance and Cultural Youth Group in April. Our students had performed at the various events in the past years. Any one aged 6 or over are very welcome to join. Our new dance tutor, Mr Zhixing Chen is a professional and experienced dancer from Beijing Dance Academy.

Date: April-June 2016

Venue: Dance Studio, Drummond Community High School

Time: 9:45 – 10:30am

Fee: £3/ session (applicable to aged 6-17 only)

Time: 11:00 am -12:30 pm

Fee: £8/ session (applicable to aged 18+)

For more details or any enquiries, please email to edinsch.dancegp@yahoo.co.uk

 

愛丁堡中國舞蹈及青年文化組將於四月推出舞蹈班。過去多年,我們的學生曾在多個盛典裏演出,歡迎六歲或以上人士參加。

我們來自北京舞蹈学院的導師陳志行先生是位極富經驗的專業舞蹈員。

日期: 四月至六月

地點: 莊民社區中學舞蹈室

時間: 上午九時四十五分至十時半

收費: 每堂 £3 (只適用於6-17歲)

時間: 上午十一時至下午十二時半

收費: 每堂 £8 (適用於18歲或以上)

如有疑問或需要更多詳情,請電郵致 edinsch.dancegp@yahoo.co.uk