Lunar New Year Music Songs and Activities

Aileen Miracle
Grade Levels
K - 5th
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Looking for ways to teach about Lunar New Year? This comprehensive set was co-created with my friend Chiung Lien-Liu, and can work to celebrate Lunar New Year and/or Chinese New Year. The set includes:


  • Music notation for Guò nián (Chinese New Year chant) and Gong Xi (Chinese New Year song).
  • Mp3's for Guò nián, both with an audible beat and without.
  • You Tube links for the song "Gong Xi"


  • Rhythm/ Pattern charts
  • Rhythm/ Pattern composition worksheets
  • Craftivity: Includes directions and template for creating a New Year lantern
  • Lunar New Year movement activity: includes color and black and white visuals, comes with embedded music
  • Mini-lesson for the book "Dragon Dancing"
  • Lunar New Year Rhythm Flashcards: 8 flashcards for each of the following rhythms: ta and ti-ti, quarter rest, tika-tika, half note, ti-tika, tika-ti, syncopa, tim-ka, and tam-ti

Lunar New Year Bulletin Boards:

  • Chinese instruments bulletin board
  • Lunar New Year traditions: includes information about traditions from China, Vietnam, Japan, and more!
  • Zodiac animals: Includes Chinese and Vietnamese versions

Directions for the set

Please download the preview to see more visuals.

You can purchase this at a discount with my Holiday Music Mega Set.

We hope you enjoy using the set! We will update the set each year to reflect the zodiac animal for that year; all you have to do is go to "my purchases" to re-download! This set has been revised for 2022!

Please email me with any questions or concerns at

Total Pages
164 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
1 month
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