This is a GIANT (over 60 pages) learning package and it includes stimulus pictures, literacy and numeracy ideas, poems and songs and art/craft and extra useful links.
8 focus pictures for discussion and writing stimulation
Focus page for information gathering about dogs
Read trace and copy page
Story of 12 zodiac animals
Chinese Zodiac signs for matching, discussion of sounds, syllables, alphabetical order, word recognition, concentration, choice for research
Designs for finger puppets
Chinese New Year Grammar- The colours correspond to the Jolly Grammar program. (Nouns, verbs, adjectives) Ask children to identify the parts of speech, sort them and use them in oral and written sentences to write about Chinese New Year.
Preposition dog movements
Poems and songs- 12
Visualisation and writing about shy drgon
5 colour and write pages
Match the words to the Zodiac pictures on the next page.
These 2 pages can also be used for playing Bingo. This will build word-recognition and concentration skills.
The names can be sorted in many ways-
Number of letters/Syllables/Alphabetically/Starting sounds/Finishing sounds/Zodiac maths based on years
Maths-Groups/ Addition/Subtraction/Properties of 8/Even numbers
Art and craft suggestions and useful links
Enjoy and share the excitement of this wonderful celebration!
Gōng Xǐ Fā Cái! Welcome to the EARTH DOG YEAR!