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T. Hua Hua: Chinese Shadow Puppet Theater

T Hua Hua introduces the folk art form of Chinese shadow puppet theater. When FACTS students study this folk art, they learn about culture and how to express themselves creatively..

From  Folk Arts Cultural Treasures on July 28th, 2020 0 likes 1 plays

Learn Your Chinese Zodiac!

Learn Your Chinese Zodiac! The Chinese Zodiac is a cycle that repeats every 12 years. Each year is represented by an animal and certain personality qualities. 1. Rat: Recent Rat years are 1948,…

From  maddiemeyers _ on July 26th, 2020 0 likes 18,585 plays

4thGr Chinese ShadowPuppet Theater T.HuaHua Lesson 10

T Hua Hua teaches how to make cardboard scenery using a Chinese design style

From  Folk Arts Cultural Treasures on May 26th, 2020 0 likes 2 plays

4thGr Chinese ShadowPuppet Theater T.HuaHua Lesson 8

T. Hua Hua continues to teach us about making shadow puppets of the Monkey King adventure stories. In this video she shows us how to take our design that was drawn on paper and cut it into a pattern.…

From  Folk Arts Cultural Treasures on May 22nd, 2020 0 likes 0 plays

4thGr Chinese ShadowPuppet Theater T.HuaHua Lesson 7

T Hua Hua teaches us how to design shadow puppets using Chinese style designs to make characters in the monkey king stories. She discusses how to make your puppet in a profile pose with a gesture…

From  Folk Arts Cultural Treasures on May 19th, 2020 0 likes 3 plays

4thGr Chinese ShadowPuppet Theater T.HuaHua Lesson 6

T Hua Hua teaches us a special traditional technique for making moving shadow puppets from cardboard. She demonstrates how to move your shadow puppet to convey emotions. We also learn more about…

From  Folk Arts Cultural Treasures on May 19th, 2020 0 likes 8 plays

4thGr Chinese ShadowPuppet Theater T.HuaHua Lesson 5

T Hua Hua demonstrates how to use simple cut paper shapes to make more complex shadow puppets with moving parts. Notice how she can make the shadow bigger and smaller as it moves around playing on…

From  Folk Arts Cultural Treasures on May 15th, 2020 0 likes 0 plays

4thGr Chinese ShadowPuppet Theater T.HuaHua Lesson 4

T. Hua Hua demonstrates very simple ways to make shadow puppets using cut paper shapes and straws. Use imagination! Be creative!

From  Folk Arts Cultural Treasures on May 15th, 2020 0 likes 0 plays

4thGr Chinese ShadowPuppet Theater T.HuaHua Lesson 3

T. Hua Hua shows us the shadow puppet stage. She shows us different ways for making scenery. She uses a flashlight to create the shadows. Watch what happens when she moves, holds, or places the…

From  Folk Arts Cultural Treasures on May 13th, 2020 0 likes 0 plays

4thGr Chinese ShadowPuppet Theater T.HuaHua Lesson 1

Meet T. Hua Hua as she introduces you to the Chinese shadow puppet theater. T. Hua Hua and a shadow puppet tell s us a story about the history of this folk art form and how it became so popular…

From  Folk Arts Cultural Treasures on May 13th, 2020 0 likes 19 plays

4thGr Chinese ShadowPuppet Theater T.HuaHua Lesson 2

This week, T. Hua Hua introduces the traditional Chinese shadow puppets. They are made to include traditional stylized Chinese designs. She shows us come contemporary shadow puppets she made using…

From  Folk Arts Cultural Treasures on May 13th, 2020 0 likes 0 plays

Something from Nothing《爷爷一定有办法》

Something from Nothing by Phoebe Gilman; A Jewish tale about a special bond between a grandfather and a child. The grandfather made a blanket for this child and it transformed into many things as…

From  T_Lei on April 22nd, 2020 0 likes 0 plays

Pigs Can't Fly《小猪变形记》

Pigs Can't Fly by Ben Cort; This is a funny story about a pig who is bored being a pig and wants to have fun trying out to be something else, but in the end realizes he is happy being a pig.

From  T_Lei on April 22nd, 2020 0 likes 0 plays

Little Bear's Grandad《长大做个好爷爷》

Little Bear's Grandad by Nigel Gray; Little Bear visits his grandpa every Friday. Together they snack, play in Grandpa's tree house, and share stories. One day, Little Bear visited…

From  T_Lei on April 22nd, 2020 0 likes 0 plays