ERIC Number: ED119483
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1971-Feb
Reference Count: N/A
The Story of the Red Envelopes.
This is one of a series of elementary readers written in Cantonese and English and designed to familiarize children with the traditional major Chinese festivals celebrated by the Chinese in America. This booklet describes in narrative form the meaning of the red envelopes given with money gifts at Chinese New Year and other festivities. A page of notes in English explaining the custom is also provided. (CLK)
Publication Type: Books
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Bilingual Education (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: San Francisco Unified School District, CA. Chinese Bilingual Pilot Program.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Bilingual Education Act 1968; Elementary and Secondary Education Act Title VII