Education » Primary - All Programmes
See the valuable treasures collected by Hawke's Bay travellers to China. There is an articulated komodo dragon toy, the snuff bottles, old and fragile kimonos, alongside photographs and scrolls.
|Years||Years 4 - 8|
|Cost||Primary $2.50 primary and intermediate, $4.50 secondary.|
|Venue||MTG Hawke's Bay|
|Learning Areas||Social Sciences, Art, at MTG|
This wonderful exhibition of old Chinese artefacts contains fabrics, ceramics, clay burial figures, tiny shoes for bound feet, pictures, snuff bottles and an articulated komodo dragon to present a picture of Chinese culture and beliefs in times gone by and in recent times. The exhibition is in chronological order with items from the last of the Chinese emperors of the Qing dynasty, through to the twentieth century.
Younger students will learn about China through the animals and plants depicted and what these symbols meant. An art activity will follow, making an ancient Chinese game. Secondary students can have a programme tailoured to their specific area of interest. Ask on booking.
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