Teacher: wú lǎo shī
Standard 4: Cultures
Benchmark WL.IS.608.4.1 Identify tangible and
intangible products and practices of the target
culture and compare them to other cultures.
Understand the origin of Mid-Autumn festival
and how Chinese celebrate this festival.
Familiar vocabulary and phrases that associated
with Mid-autumn festival.
cháng ér bēn yuè
zhōng qiū jié shǎng yuè
mid-Autumn festival Observing the
yuè bǐng chī yuè bǐng
moon cake eating moon cake
yoù zi cāi dēng mí
Pomelo Latern Puzzle
YÙ TÙ DǍO YIĀO :MOON RABBIT
There were three immortals pretended to be
homeless old men. They were begging fox,
monkey, and rabbit for food. Both fox, monkey
had food to spare to these three homeless old men,
but only rabbit had no food to give. Therefore,
rabbit said to three homeless men “ Why don’t
you eat my meat!”, then it jumped into fire and
had three homeless men eat it as a meal. Because
its impressive action, the three immortals
decided to send the rabbit to moon palace, and it
became a immortal rabbit “ yù tù”.
lǐ bái. yè sī
床 前 明 月 光，疑 是 地 上 霜。
chuáng qián míng yuè guāng, yí shì dì shàng shuāng
舉 頭 望 明 月，低 頭 思 故 鄉。
jǔ tóu wàng míng yuè, dī tóu sī gù xiāng.