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Chinese New Year - The Year of the Ox


On Friday 12th February we celebrate Chinese New Year. Here are some links to useful websites for activities relating to The Year of The Ox.

🐉Get creative and make a stick puppet Chinese dragon, some red money wallets or Chinese lanterns.

Images from Pinterest - see links above!

🎎Create a fact file using all the facts you can find out using the links below!

🧧There are lots of FREE resources for younger children available via the cbeebies website.

The story of how each year got it's name

A Chinese & Lunar New Year quiz

How to make a Chinese dragon

Watch a Chinese dragon dance

Ubercorn's Chinese New Year Funky Facts

Newsround - What you need to know about Chinese New Year

To find out what year YOU were born in, click here and add your date of birth

🏮For printables including colouring pages, puzzles and games visit Activity Village.

Interesting facts for more able readers on The School Run.

Don't forget we have a great list of Chinese takeaway restaurants on our 'for grown ups' page!

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