Chinese New Year
"Gung Hay Fat Choy"

February 10, 2013
"The Year of the Snake"
Chinese New Year 4011
(January 31, 2014 will be year of the horse)

Chinese New Year for kids and teachers - facts, activities, pictures
http://www.kiddyhouse.com/CNY/

Chinese New Year from Kaboose - crafts, books, legends, coloring book pictures,
        word search, lanterns, fans,
      
http://crafts.kaboose.com/holidays/chinese_new_year.html

       Make a Chinese dragon - http://crafts.kaboose.com/dragon.html

Asia for Kids
http://www.afk.com/resources/lunarnewyear.tpl?cart=11022904262991147

Chinese New Year information - http://www.holidayinsights.com/other/cnewyr.htm

Chinese New Year  - http://www.chinapage.com/newyear.html

Celebration of the Chinese New Year -
http://www.c-c-c.org/culture-resources/holidays/traditional-celebration-of-the-chinese-new-year/

Chinese Festivals and Dragon Lore
http://holidays.mrdonn.org/chinesefestivals.html#new

Worksheets and activities from abcteach
 
http://www.abcteach.com/directory/seasonalholidays/chinese_new_year/

The Fifteen Day Celebration of Chinese New Year
http://www.educ.uvic.ca/faculty/mroth/438/CHINA/15-day_celebration.html

Arts and crafts and geography - flags, numbers, inventors, snakes
http://www.enchantedlearning.com/crafts/chinesenewyear/

The Teacher's Corner - activities and lessons
http://www.theteacherscorner.net/seasonal/chinese/

Books and projects about the Chinese New Year
http://www.thebestkidsbooksite.com/chinesenewyearscrafts.cfm

Social Studies for Kids - The Chinese New Year
http://www.socialstudiesforkids.com/articles/cultures/chinesenewyear1.htm

Surfing the Net with Kids - Chinese New Year jigsaw puzzle
http://www.surfnetkids.com/games/china-js.htm

Chinese New Year crafts and coloring pages
http://www.dltk-holidays.com/china/index.htm

Chinese foods and menus
http://allrecipes.com/search/default.aspx?qt=k&wt=chinese%20new%20year&rt=r&origin=Home%20Page

Chinese Calendars - Years and Animals - http://www.new-year.co.uk/chinese/calendar.htm

Chinese New Year History - http://www.new-year.co.uk/chinese/history.htm

Chinese New Year Activities from Activity Village
http://www.activityvillage.co.uk/chinese_new_year.htm

Lions, Dragons, and Nian: Animals of the Chinese New Year
    http://edsitement.neh.gov/view_lesson_plan.asp?id=381

Wikipedia - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chinese_New_Year
  

Future dates:
  Jan. 23, 2012 - Feb. 10, 2013 Jan. 31, 2014 - Feb. 19, 2015 - Feb. 8, 2016
  Jan. 28, 2017 - Feb. 19, 2018 - Feb. 5, 2019 - January 25, 2020

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