A primary school student
shows off the colored eggs he made in Zhengzhou, central China's
Henan Province, on Friday, December 21, 2007.
Students in Zhengzhou, in central China's Henan Province, will
send colored eggs as environmentally safe gifts for the upcoming Christmas holiday, local newspaper Henan
Commercial News reported.
Colored eggs were the most popular gift option in a poll taken
at the primary school in Zhongyuan District, Zhengzhou, from a list
of potential creative, handmade Christmas presents to make for
Unlike exchanging Christmas cards, which is both costly and
harmful to the environment, students are experimenting with more
creative ways to send their Christmas wishes.
Besides colored eggs, other popular presents include chocolate,
handmade flower baskets and self-designed Christmas cards.
A primary school student shows off a
colored egg he made in Zhengzhou, central China's Henan Province,
on Friday, December 21, 2007.
Over a thousand students at a primary school in Jinshui District of
Zhengzhou sent handmade Christmas cards to children in rural,
mountainous areas on Friday, December 21, 2007.
(CRI December 23, 2007)