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Chinese New Year
Activities, Worksheets, Printables, and Lesson Plans

Chinese Zodiac
Chinese Fable: Chinese Zodiac (Grades 4-6)

Chinese New Year (with pictures of Chinese zodiac animals)
        Unscramble names of Chinese New Year animals
     Fill-in missing letter (one missing letter)
     Fill-in missing letter (two missing letters)
     Circle names of Chinese New Year animals (correct spelling)
     Match names of Chinese New Year with pictures
     Chinese New Year animal word search

     Chinese New Year with pictures puzzle book


Writing Lesson: What's Wrong
            Writing Lesson: Describe the things that are wrong in the picture


Color by Number
            Color by Number - Chinese New Year
            Chinese New Year Activities (color by addition page and counting page)


Chinese New Year Draw the Picture
            Draw The Picture: Chinese New Year


Chinese New Year Mazes
            Chinese New Year Mazes (easy)


Chinese New Year Coloring Page - Animals and Years
What animal is your Mom and Dad? Kids can use this to figure out (updated each year automatically)
            What animal is your Mom and Dad?


Chinese New Year Coloring Book
            Chinese New Year


Glyphs
        Chinese New Year Glyph


Chinese New Year Dot to Dots
            Extreme Dot To Dot: Chinese New Year


Dragon Puzzles
            Dragon Puzzles


Picture Puzzles
   Picture
Word Search


   Cut and paste picture
and write the word


   Circle letters
and write the word




Short Reading Comprehensions
Very Quick Readers
     The Eve of Good Fortune (Very Quick Reader; Grades 4-5 Readability)
     Red Equals Good Luck (Very Quick Reader; Grades 4-6 Readability)

Short Readers
     Tales of the Chinese New Year (Short Reader; Grade 4 Readability)

Spanish
     Cuentos del Aņo Nuevo chino (grades 3-4)


Make a Daily Chinese New Year Theme Activity Lesson Plan Book
        Daily Chinese New Year Theme Activity Lesson Plan Book


Reading Comprehensions
Fiction
             Xiu Mei's Dragon (Grade 1)
     Po's New Year (Grades 2-3)

Non-Fiction
     Fifteen Days of the Chinese New Year (Grades 2-3)
     Chinese New Year - An Introduction (Grades 3-5)
     Chinese New Year - Traditions (Grades 4-6)


Plays:  Reader's Theater Scripts
     Chinese Zodiac or Chinese Zoo? (Grades 1-4)


Leveled Books
             Chinese New Year Read and Color (PDF file)
            The Rat
            The Ox
            Rabbits
            Dragons
            The Snake
            The Horse
            The Monkey
            The Rooster
            The Dog
             Pigs (PDF file)


Finish the Story
     Good Luck or Bad? (Grades 3-4)
     Where Are the Fireworks? (Grades 4-6)


Art Craft
            Dancing Dragon


Book Units
    Chinese New Year (Grades 1-3)
    Hiss! Pop! Boom!: Celebrating Chinese New Year (Grades 1-3)
    Nancy Drew: The Chinese New Year Mystery (Grades 1-3)
    Dragonwings (Grades 4-8)
    Chinese Cinderella: The True Story of an Unwanted Daughter (Grades 5-8)


Document Based Activities
     Document Based Activities


Books
            Chang's Chinese New Year (Grades 3-4)
            The Myth of the Man-eating Monster (Grades 4-5)


Compare and Contrast
        New Year's Day Traits: Compares the celebrations of American and Chinese New Year (Grades 5-6)



Ancient China
Ancient China Theme Unit


Chinese New Year Math Facts
             Addition Math Facts with Pictures

Subtraction Math Facts with Pictures

Addition and Subtraction Math Facts with Pictures

Multiplication Math Facts with Pictures



Board Game
   Chinese New Year Vocabulary Board Game



Analogies
             Chinese New Year Analogies


Story Starters and Borders
Chinese New Year Borders with Chinese New Year Story Starters


Art Project: Chinese Dragon (Grades 1-3)
     Art Project: Celebrate the Chinese New Year with a Chinese Dragon. Have your own parade! (PDF file)


Mazes and Dot to Dot
Spelling Dot to Dot Booklets
     Spelling (challenging)

Alphabet Dot to Dot Booklets
     Alphabet (lowercase letters)
     Alphabet (CAPITALIZED letters)

Counting Dot to Dot Booklets
     Mixed: Each page count by a different number
     Count by 1's (easier)
     Count by 1's
     Count by 2's
     Count by 3's
     Count by 4's
     Count by 5's
     Count by 6's
     Count by 7's
     Count by 8's
     Count by 9's
     Count by 10's
     Count by 25's
     Completed drawings (no dot to dots)

Easier
     Chinese New Year Maze
     Connect the Dots (uses Chinese numbers)


You can use the Chinese new year theme to teach about place value.
This section is based on The Chinese Numeration System and Place Value by Frederick Uy (published in Teaching Children Mathematics).

How to Write Chinese Numbers
     Writing Chinese Characters to Represent Numbers (Rules)
     Shows how to write the numbers 1 to 7
     Shows how to write the numbers 8 to 100 million


Practice Writing Chinese Characters
     Writing the Chinese Character for 0
     Writing the Chinese Character for 1
     Writing the Chinese Character for 2
     Writing the Chinese Character for 3
     Writing the Chinese Character for 4
     Writing the Chinese Character for 5
     Writing the Chinese Character for 6
     Writing the Chinese Character for 7
     Writing the Chinese Character for 8
     Writing the Chinese Character for 9
     Writing the Chinese Character for 10
     Writing the Chinese Character for 100
     Writing the Chinese Character for 1,000
     Writing the Chinese Character for 10,000


Chinese Numbers: Complete The Table
     Numbers 10 to 99
     Numbers 10 to 99 - Expanded Format: (9 x 10)
     Numbers 10 to 99 - Expanded Format: (9 x 101)
     Numbers 10 to 999
     Numbers 10 to 999 - Expanded Format: (9 x 100)
     Numbers 10 to 999 - Expanded Format: (9 x 102)
     Numbers 10 to 9999
     Numbers 10 to 9999 - Expanded Format: (9 x 1000)
     Numbers 10 to 9999 - Expanded Format: (9 x 103)
     Numbers 10 to 99999
     Numbers 10 to 99999 - Expanded Format: (9 x 10000)
     Numbers 10 to 99999 - Expanded Format: (9 x 105)


Crossword Puzzles
     Chinese Numbers Crossword (2 Digits)
     Chinese Numbers Crossword (2-3 Digits)
     Chinese Numbers Crossword (2-4 Digits)
     Chinese Numbers Crossword (2-5 Digits)


Word Search
     Chinese Numbers Word Search (2 Digits)
     Chinese Numbers Word Search (2-3 Digits)
     Chinese Numbers Word Search (2-4 Digits)
     Chinese Numbers Word Search (2-5 Digits)


Build a Custom Chinese Numbers Printable
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Select the numbers to include:
2 Digits      3 Digits      4 Digits      5 Digits

Select the expanded form to include (for the complete the table worksheet):
90+9      (90 x 10) + (9 x 1)      (90 x 101) + (9 x 100)

Select the type of printable:
Complete the table
Word Search
Crossword Puzzle


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