With these Vietnamese crafts children can have fun and be creative while learning about Vietnam's culture.
A hands on experience with these Vietnamese crafts is a simple way to introduce many cultural topics while instilling a sense of pride in Vietnamese heritage. For those seeking more craft ideas for home or groups, the Chao Ban Vietnam Adoption Newsletter provides a simple Vietnamese cultural craft in each issue for children.
Make a Vietnamese Beaded Flag
This is a fun Vietnamese culture project for children - create your own flag in beads. (Cindy Roberts)
Make Your Own Vietnamese Dragon Parade
Instructions for creating a craft Vietnamese dragon for your children's Tet celebrations. (Cindy Roberts)
Make Your Own Vietnamese Dragon Puppet
Instructions and pattern for creating a dragon puppet for your children's Tet celebrations (Cindy Roberts).
Activities and Crafts for the Vietnamese Moon Festival (Tet Trung Thu)
Suggestions for celebrating the Tet Trung Thu with your children. (LeaAnn Kaplan)
Make and Race a Vietnamese Dragonboat
Instructions for creating a craft model Dragonboat and holding races. (Cherie Jones Das)
Tet, the Vietnamese New Year, A Lesson Plan
for Grades 4-6
Craft suggestions to celebrate Tet with your child's school. (Tracy Ward)
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