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Dragon Dancer

Dragon Dancer

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A small organization cannot afford to run a very long dragon because it requires considerable human power, great expense and special skills. As the drums beat and cymbals clash, boy and dragon capture the golden good luck from high in the sky and bring it down to the crowds in the streets.

The ancient tradition ended two ways: The Dancer would either fall to her death; or, (what Lanitia prayed for her sister) The Dancer would jump and land on the single high hill to the south. The 106th Double Tenth Festival in Yokohama Chinatown Yokohama, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan - October 10, 2017: Pupils perform dragon dance at the 106th Double Tenth National Day ceremony in Yokohama Chinatown.

The dragon is assembled by joining the series of hoops on each section and attaching the ornamental head and tail pieces at the ends.

The number of dragons, their length and color, as well as the performers may vary according to the time of year.Disappearing Children: Prime Minister Father and Son (The) Distance Between Me and the Cherry Tree (The) Djibi Do Fish Sleep? The music in the story urges dragon and dancer on, and draws the reader into the narrative: you can feel the drums pounding, the cymbals clashing, the crowds cheering. In this multicultural book the Chinese new year is celebrated when a child is taken on an exciting adventure.

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This book would be an excellent read aloud for 1st to 4th grade students who are learning about Chinese New Year.

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