Vietnam Movement Activities
Like in much of the world, football (soccer) is the most popular sport in Vietnam and is also the national sport. It was introduced by the French under colonialism.
Vietnamese traditional wrestling is called “dau vat.” It is well-choreographed and almost looks like a dance!
Đẩy gậy is another traditional Vietnamese sport where competitors hold a stick and try to push each other out of a circle. You can watch below!
Play: Vietnamese Folk Games
You can find a number of simple and traditional Vietnamese folk games right here!
Vietnamese Music for Kids
Don’t forget to listen to some Vietnamese music while doing your activities! Here are some options:
Ca Tru Music:
Ca Tru is primarily sung in Northern Vietnam. It uses lyrics in the form of Vietnamese poetry!
Vietnamese National Anthem
Vietnamese Movement Activities for Kids
Vietnamese Folk Dance
The lion dance came to Vietnam from China and developed its own style.