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Chang-O and the Moon

Chango and the moon cover image.
Junior journal 56 cover image.

retold by Cherie Wu

illustrated by Stan Chan

A traditional Chinese tale that explains the phenomenon of the “goddess in the moon”. This dramatic tale has two storylines, with the first story setting the scene for the main story.

Gold 2

Series: Junior Journal 56, Level 2, 2018

Learning area: English, Social Sciences

Curriculum level: 2

Reading year level: 3

Category: Fiction

Related titles: Listed in TSM

Topics: Chang-O, China, elixir, emperor, Feng Meng, good luck, moon, moon cakes, Moon Festival, peace, traditional tale, Hou Yi, sun birds, volcano

In: Junior Journal 56, Level 2, 2018

Publication date: September 2018

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