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Chinese New Year Teacher Resources

Ring in the new year! The Chinese New Year spans fifteen days. Make the most of this extended holiday with the printables, lessons, quizzes, and references below for kindergarten through twelfth grade. Use the many language arts and literature resources to learn about the history of Lunar New Year celebrations. Familiarize your class with the Chinese calendar, try traditional recipes, and make dragon puppets for class decorations.

Educational Videos

Chinese New Year – Videos & Activities

Printables

Chinese Inventions Word Search
Tangram Art
Chinese Calligraphy
Making an Erhu
Chinese New Year Dragon Puppet
Has the Past Been Just?
Making a Koto
More Popular Chinese New Year Printables

Quizzes

Asian-American History Quiz

Lesson Plans

Paper Making
Chinese Percussion Music
Chinese Opera
Chinese Words and Phrases
Chinese Yuan
Origins of Asian-Pacific-American Heritage Month

Chinese New Year Recipes

Mooncakes
Eating with Chopsticks
Almond Cookie Recipe

Art Activities for Chinese New Year

Chinese Calligraphy
Making an Erhu
Paper Making
Making a Fan
Making a Story Cloth
Chinese New Year Picture
Gung Hay Fat Choy
More Chinese New Year Art Activities

Chinese Music Resources

Chinese Music
Making an Erhu
Making a Koto
Music for Fuhng Yang Wha Gu (Flower Drum Song)
Han Chinese Music Scales
More Chinese Music Resources

Math Activities for Chinese New Year

Chinese Numbers and Days of the Week
Solve It in Yuan
Chinese Yuan
Chinese New Year Word Problems Quiz

Chinese New Year Literature Resources

Chinese Calligraphy
In the Year of the Boar and Jackie Robinson
Hiroshima: Discussion Questions & Project Ideas
A Step from Heaven
In the Year of the Boar and Jackie Robinson -- Quiz Answer Key
In the Year of the Boar and Jackie Robinson -- Quiz
In the Year of the Boar and Jackie Robinson -- Projects
More Chinese New Year Literature Resources

Language Arts Activities for Chinese New Year

Chinese Inventions Word Search
In the Year of the Boar and Jackie Robinson
Paper Making
Chinese Words & Phrases
Chinese Numbers and Days of the Week
Lon Po Po Crossword Puzzle
Chinese New Year Mix & Match
More Popular Chinese New Year Language Arts Activities

Chinese New Year History Resources

Chinese Inventions Word Search
Chinese Calligraphy
In the Year of the Boar and Jackie Robinson
Making a Koto
Hiroshima: Discussion Questions & Project Ideas
History of Chopsticks
Asian New Year Celebrations
More Popular Chinese New Year History Resources

References

Asian New Year Celebrations
Asian-American History
The Chinese Calendar
All About the Chinese New Year
History of Tea
Chinatowns and Other Asian-American Enclaves
North and South American New Year Celebrations
More Chinese New Year References

Asian-American History Resources

Chinese Inventions Word Search
Chinese Calligraphy
Making an Erhu
In the Year of the Boar and Jackie Robinson
Paper Making
Making a Koto
In the Year of the Boar and Jackie Robinson Literature Guide
More Asian-Pacific-American History Teacher Resources

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