This is a colorful and exciting presentation and activities set all about the Chinese New Year! Your students will learn a lot about the most important Chinese holiday. Included in this set:
* 17 page presentation about the Chinese New Year with full color photographs. This covers the reason, timing and traditions such as:
* cleaning the house
* decorating with flowers and red banners
* celebrating with lucky red envelopes
* parades including descriptions of the dragon dance, lion dance and fireworks
* the Chinese zodiac: shows the 12 animals, their "personalities" and the years for each one
* the lantern festival
* Comparing and Contrasting the Chinese New Year with our New Year
* Activities Set which includes:
* Make your own red lucky envelope (pattern included)
* Make your own lantern
* Make your own dancing dragon
* Zodiac Memory Game (Concentration) cards and chart
* Chinese New Year learning diagram
This Chinese New Year set is a ton of fun and your students (and you!) will have a great time learning about this important Chinese tradition and comparing it to our own!
**You may want to even let them design a construction paper suitcase the day before to put their activities in!
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