Chinese New Year begins with the New Moon on the 25th of January- the festivities continue for 15 days…….
The following are some ideas you may like to use to incorporate lots of different learning experiences.
If something sparks the childrens interest go with it and have fun…
Where in the world
There are 12 animals in the Chinese zodiac
link to Cbeebies Zodiac story
Introduce some Chinese words to the children…
Here is little link I found on youtube from DailyNoodles which may be useful
supporting children to become bilingual
We are always incorporating counting in the child’s day so why not learn to count to 10 in Chinese.
Sometimes fans are used by Chinese Ladies wearing traditional Costumes
Chinese New Year ends with the Festival of Lanterns