New Year Theme

Chinese New Year for Kids – Crafts and Activities

Celebrate Chinese New Year for Kids with these ideas for teaching your toddler, preschool, pre-k, kindergarten, and first grade students with this delightful Chinese New Year Preschool Theme! From engaging Chinese new year activities for preschool to free Chinese new year printables, kids will have fun celebrating of February 12th, 2021!

Celebrate Chinese New Year for Kids with these ideas for teaching your toddler, preschool, pre-k, kindergarten, and first grade students with this delightful Chinese New Year Preschool Theme! From engaging Chinese new year activities for preschool to free Chinese new year printables, kids will have fun celebrating of February 12th, 2021!

Chinese New Year Year for Kids

From large red dragoons to colorful lanterns, red envelopes filled with money and more – celebrate Chinese New Year for kids with these fun, engaging activities to make learning fun the whole week. We have ideas for Chinese New Years crafts, math, literacy, history / geography, and so much more! Whether you are a parent, teacher, or homeschooler you will love incorporating these educational activities into your learning this week!

Chinese new year theme for preschool

Use one of these two options for using books in your Chinese New Years theme:

  • Read a different book each day of the week, Monday through Friday.
  • Or read your favorite book each of the week. Don’t worry about  boring your kids as they love repetition so don’t worry about boring them!

Pick one or all of these 5 excellent books to read with your preschoolers:

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Chinese new year crafts for kids

Celebrate local costumes and art by making the iconic dragon in various crafts for Chinese New Year:

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Chinese Math Activities

Practice counting, skip counting, counting money, and more with these free math activities with a fun China theme!

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Chinese Literacy Activities

Start by learning about china, her people, her customs, and the amazing landmarks like the great wall of China and the terra cotta warriors with this china printable book or these free China coloring pages. Now try another China literacy activity:

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Chinese new year activities for preschool

From silly slime to the classic chinese lantern craft, a monkey drum to celebrate the year of the monkey, or a paper plate twirler – we’ve got lots of fun ways to ring in the Chinese New Year with kids!

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Chinese new year printables

Finally, don’t miss all these super cute and free Chinese new year printables for kids to color zodiac animals, Chinese Dragon coloring pages, learn about the zodiac, make their own Dragon face mask, make a banner, and more!

 

china for kids china coloring pages Use these chinese new year worksheets to introduce children in pre-k, preschool, toddler, kindergarten first grade, and 2nd grade to the Zodiac Animals of the Chinese New Year with this fun and free printable pack. Concentrating on building fine motor skills and handwriting skills, these worksheets are a great way to introduce learning about a different culture to your children. Plus since these free chinese new year printables help work on letter tracing they are great for a chinese new year theme for school! SImply download pdf file with do a dot printables and you are ready to play and learn!

China Printables

Looking for way to learn more about China for Kids? You will love these ideas, china workshets, china printables, and china activities for kids of all ages:

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Sara

Sara Dennis is a homeschooling mother of 6. Her goal is to help moms simplify their homeschools so they can give their kids an excellent education and thrive at home. She blogs at Classically Homeschooling.

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