"A bad word whispered echoes a hundred miles". Print out this poster featuring a very wise Chinese proverb to display in classrooms (use the borderless settings on your printer for the best result).
Here are just a few of our favourite Chinese proverbs - turned into posters, copy work worksheets and other useful printables. So much wisdom in so few words!
Keep a green tree in your heart and perhaps the singing bird will come.
A book is like a garden carried in the pocket.
A child's life is like a piece of paper on which every person leaves a mark.
A bad word whispered echoes a hundred miles.
To know the road ahead, ask those coming back.
He who asks is a fool for five minutes, but he who does not ask remains a fool forever.
Talk does not cook rice.
Here's a poster featuring a lovely Chinese proverb, "A book is like a garden carried in the pocket", and it's true that books are certainly full of beauty, wonder and amazement just like a garden. Perfect for displaying in a reading corner or school library!
"A child's life is like a piece of paper on which every person leaves a mark". Here's another of our thought-provoking Chinese proverb posters, and it's certainly true that family, friends and teachers all leave an impression of some kind on our children.
There are 6 Chinese Proverb worksheets in this pack. They make an interesting - and thoughtful - activity for Chinese New Year, a China topic, or any time really.
The children can practise their handwriting with this set of six Chinese proverb copywork printables, then show their understanding of each proverb by drawing an illustration in the box provided.
"He who asks is a fool for five minutes, but he who does not ask remains a fool forever." This Chinese proverb poster is perfect to display in classrooms or at home to remind children (and adults!) that it's always best to ask straight away if you don't know something rather tha
"Keep a green tree in your heart and perhaps the singing bird will come." This beautiful Chinese proverb perhaps tells us that if we create the right atmosphere in our hearts we will begin to enjoy life and find happiness?