Chinese New Year
"Gung Hay Fat Choy"

 Chinese dragon

February 8, 2016
"The Year of the Monkey"

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

Chinese New Year from Pinterest - http://www.pinterest.com/rcreationsuk/chinese-new-year-crafts-for-children/
                                    http://www.pinterest.com/debchitwood/kids-chinese-new-year-activities/

Activities - http://www.apples4theteacher.com/holidays/chinese-new-year/
            http://www.dltk-holidays.com/china/

                   http://edhelper.com/ChineseNewYear.htm

Make a Chinese dragon - http://www.topmarks.co.uk/chinesenewyear/chinesedragon.aspx
                          http://www.activityvillage.co.uk/chinese-dragon-crafts
                          http://www.redtedart.com/2013/01/09/chinese-new-year-craft-dragon-puppet-free-printable/
                          http://www.activityvillage.co.uk/egg-box-chinese-dragon

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 foods and menus - http://www.chinahighlights.com/travelguide/menu/
                           https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Chinese_dishes
                           http://allrecipes.com/search/results/?wt=chinese%20menus&sort=re
                           http://chinese.food.com/?pn=3

Chinese Calendars - Years and Animals - http://www.webexhibits.org/calendars/calendar-chinese.html
                                         http://www.chinesenewyears.info/chinese-new-year-calendar.php

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:
  Feb. 8, 2016 - Jan. 28, 2017 - Feb. 16, 2018 - Feb. 5, 2019 - Jan. 25, 2020 - Feb. 12, 2021
  February 1, 2022 - January 22, 2023 - February 10, 2024 - January 29, 2025

 

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