Dragon Boat Festival 端午节
The Dragon Boat Festival is a traditional Chinese festival that occurs on the 5th day of the 5th month of the traditional Chinese calendar. This year (2020) the festival falls on June 25th.
The English name - "Dragon Boat Festival" comes from its alternative Chinese name 龙舟节 [lóng zhōu jié], which the characters literally means dragon, boat and festival.
The Dragon Boat festival is also known as the "Dumpling Festival" as making and eating rice dumplings with family and friends is a big part in the celebration.
Let’s learn about some common words related to this festival.
This product contains the following worksheets:
Dragon Boat Festival in Chinese Characters
- 端午节 Dragon Boat Festival
- 夏季 Summer
- 纪念 to commemorate
- 屈原 Qu Yuan (a poet and statesman for the Chu kingdom)
- 诗人 poet
- 爱国 patriotic
- 龙舟 dragon boat
- 龙舟竞赛 dragon boat race
- 龙舟队伍 dragon boat team
- 旗子 flag
- 鼓 drum
- 粽子 rice dumplings
- 糯米 sticky rice
- 咸粽 savory rice dumplings
- 甜粽 sweet rice dumplings
- 竹叶 bamboo leaves
- 2 pages of colouring sheets
- 1 page of story about the Dragon Boat Festival in English
This set of worksheets is easy to print:
- 1 PDF file containing 33 pages
- 300 dpi; high quality for printing
- Ready to print on either A4 or Letter size paper
Learn to write Simplified Chinese characters with our custom made PDF worksheets. Every worksheet is specially designed with easy step-by-step visual guide that children can easily trace and write beautiful Chinese characters!
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