Poetry, mooncakes, tea tastings: Hong Kong kindergarten taking holistic approach to pushing national security education

//Poetry, mooncakes, tea tastings: Hong Kong kindergarten taking holistic approach to pushing national security education

Poetry, mooncakes, tea tastings: Hong Kong kindergarten taking holistic approach to pushing national security education

As soothing Chinese music plays in the background, pupils at a kindergarten in Sham Shui Po work on an arts and crafts exercise. In the next room, students recite verses by the renowned Tang dynasty poet Li Bai, while in another, they press balls of pastry into mooncake moulds.The activities are not one-offs, or part of Chinese culture week, but rather elements of a new curriculum at the Buddhist Tsang Kor Sing Anglo-Chinese Kindergarten designed to comply with the government’s latest policy on…

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