Saturday, February 9, 2013
Chinese New Year Lesson Plan Ideas
The Chinese New Year is always in the month of January or the month of February.
Each year is named after an animal.
Snake - February 10, 2013
Horse -January 31, 2014
Goat - February 19, 2015
Monkey - February 8, 2016
Rooster - January 28, 2017
Dog - February 16, 2018
Pig - February 5, 2019
Here are some activities to learn more about the Chinese New Year:
Here is a great book about the holiday. You can view it on Youtube here.
When children in China wake up on New Year's Day, they find red envelopes with money inside. What would you spend your lucky money to buy? Why?
For more Chinese New Year Resources visit these links:
For grades 4 and up
For grades K-3