A fully editable, highly interactive, colourful and informative 32 slide assembly PowerPoint on the Chinese New Year, also known as the 'Spring Festival' which begins on Monday 8th February and lasts for 15 days culminating in the Lantern Festival.
This is an ideal assembly at any time during that 15 day period. It could be used for a one-off assembly or a series of assemblies during that period as the powerpoint contains hyperlinks to the animated legends of how the Chinese came to have their calendar, New Year's Eve street firework displays, the Lion and Dragon Dance and the Festival of Lanterns.
The PowerPoint covers the following aspects of the Chinese New Year:
- the legends
- the zodiac
- the decorations - lanterns, chunlians, door gods
- the fireworks
- red envelopes
- New Years Eve
- New years Day
- Street Celebrations - the Lion and dragon Dance
- The Lantern Festival
The assembly is appropriate for students of all ages and will contribute to their' 'Spiritual, Moral, Social and Cultural' learning. The PowerPoint will help to actively promote the values of mutual respect and tolerance of those with different faiths and beliefs.