This resource includes 76 pages of Chinese New Year centers. Activities include literacy, math, reading, visual discrimination, fine motor, colors, counting, number sets, letter matching, and more. For kindergarten, preschool, SPED, child care, homeschool, or any early childhood setting.
Chinese New Year Centers
1] Orange Uppercase / Lowercase Letter Match – comes with:
a] 3 Uppercase Orange Mats
b] 3 Lowercase Orange Mats
c] 26 Uppercase Letter Circles (or use plastic letter tiles)
d] 26 Lowercase Letter Circles (or use plastic letter tiles)
Match Upper to Upper, Lower to Lower, Lower to Upper, or Upper to Lower.
2] Emergent Reader – 'I See Fireworks!' – (colors) – 8 pages - Repetitive text except for the last page. Sight words include all, at, I, look, see, the, and 6 different color words (orange, green, purple, blue, yellow, red).
This book has 2 versions:
a] 'I See Fireworks!' in color
b] 'I See Fireworks!' in b/w – This version will have students coloring and reading sentences.
3] Visual Discrimination – 'Which one is different?' - comes with:
a] 12 Lantern Strips
b] 16 Yellow X's
Put an X on the lantern that's different.
4] Visual Discrimination - Chinese Lantern Memory Match – comes with:
a] 12 Patterned Chinese Lantern Cards (print 2 of each)
b] Scattered Design For Backing – I like to print this design on the back of all my memory games so I included it. Completely optional but it impedes 'see through'.
5] Chinese New Year Roll & Cover - Roll 1 die and collect the holiday images until your mat is full. – comes with:
a] Grayscale Picture Mats (2 styles) (Laminate and give one to each player.)
b] 6 Colored Holiday Images (Laminate, cut and give six to each player)
6] Gold Coin Counting Center – comes with:
a] 22 Chinese New Year Kids Counting Mats - 0-20, plus 1 blank (can be used with number tiles)
b] Printable Coin Counters (or use plastic gold coins)
c] 21 Dragon Number Word Cards (zero-twenty)
7] Firecracker Twenty Frames – Counting 0-20 – comes with:
a] 21 Firecracker Twenty Frames (0-20)
b] 21 Chinese New Year Friends Number Cards (0-20)
8] Chinese Dragon Playdough Counting Mats- Laminate. Roll playdough into a snake to form the numbers. Roll playdough into small balls to fill the ten frames, matching each number. – comes with:
a] 11 Playdough Mats (0-10)