What is the Chinese New Year? Something special always happens for the Chinese people at the Lunar new year. Cleaning out the old to bring in the new is a major custom for the Chinese.
In the following literature packet, you will use the storybook Chinese New Year’s Dragon and the following activities to enrich your students understanding of the Chinese New Year. The literature packet includes:
1] Information about the Chinese New Year
2] Vocabulary interactive notebook organizers
3] Compare and Contrast American New Year’s Day to the Chinese New year.
4] Journal Prompts
5] Task Cards with answer key
6] Gameboard with game cards
7] Over 18 Website links to crafts of dragons, paper lanterns, lucky money, story paper and much more