2012 Chinese Bridge Autumn Camp for French High School Students Concludes

On November 7, 45 French students gave an excellent Chinese-style performance at the closing ceremony of the ten-day 2012 Chinese Bridge Autumn Camp for French High School Students at the First High School of Changsha. Two French boys and a Chinese girl from the First High School of Changsha sang together the Chinese version of “You and Me”, the theme song for the 2008 Summer Olympics.

As the winners of the 2012 Chinese Bridge Competition in each city of France, the 45 French students came to the First High School of Changsha to study Chinese. Besides, they took part in colorful activities like weaving Chinese knot, playing shuttlecock and pingpong with Chinese students, learning Chinese Kong Fu, Chinese calligraphy and Chinese songs, watching Chinese films and paying a visit to Zhang Jiajie and Shaoshan. During the camp, they also lived in the pairing up Hunan students’ homes to experience Chinese family life.

Yin Xiaodong