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Chinese New Year 2017 Poof Book Activity

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Celebrate the Chinese New Year (also know as Lunar New Year or the Spring Festival) with a fun activity! Teach your students about a holiday celebrated by one fifth of the world’s population. This versatile activity can be used in most classrooms, in any subject!

The “Lunar New Year Poof Book” is one of the activities in my Lunar New Year educational series. (Lunar New Year will be used to reference Chinese New Year and the Spring Festival).

Check out all the activities in my Lunar New Year educational series!
(Lunar New Year will be used to reference Chinese New Year and the Spring Festival).
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This foldable talks about the significant of the Lunar New Year. Learn about the meaning behind the holiday; why and how the Spring Festival is celebrated.

Stories are the best way to get students to retain information. A separate Current Events template is included if you want your students to look up articles to write about the Lunar New Year. Instead of researching about the main idea of the Lunar New Year, your students can learn about the different parts of the holiday in different types of literature, and then come together to piece together the bigger picture.


Included in this activity:

☑ Lunar New Year Poof Book
Learn about the significance of the traditions of the Lunar New Year with this Poof Book! This foldable provides 6 questions + 1 summarizing question to lead your students into discovering why the Lunar New Year (Spring Festival) is celebrated.

☑ Answer Key/Fact Sheet
You can use this answer key to check your students’ work, or hand it out to your students as an informational booklet. This can be used in conjunction with the Current Events Template. You can print the information on one side and the Current Events activity on the other side.

☑ Current Events Template
Current Events version allows your student to find a news article about the Lunar New Year/Spring Festival and write about what they’ve discovered. Read the articles in class to get an all-encompassing idea of what the holiday is about.

You can also use it as an interdisciplinary activity and tie in different subjects. Have your students write about the sciences, technology, engineering, arts, and the math behind the celebrations.


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