10 Fun Facts About Chinese New Year (Infographic)
From the story Nian to Chinese customs, how much do you know about Chinese New Year? Here is an infographic of 10 fun facts about Chinese New Year.
Chinese New Year: Chinese Cherry Blossom Fans - Fun Crafts Kids
Time for some fun Chinese New Year’s Crafts for kids! We love crafts from around the world. Not only is it wonderful to get craft with new ideas, but also to learn about different cultures. These Chinese Cherry Blossom Fans are simply adorable a perfect craft for Chinese New Year – or maybe even as ... Read More about Chinese New Year: Chinese Cherry Blossom Fans
2017 Chinese New Year Kids Activities and Rooster Crafts - Tips from a Typical Mom
2017 is the year of the Rooster and I have some great activities, crafts and art the kids can do to celebrate the Chinese New Year.
Crafts, Activities and Sensory Play ideas for kids, as well as parenting and places to visit.
Cherry Blossom Scrolls (2nd Grade)
These scrolls start with a chalk pastel blended background and india ink branches blown out with a straw. Students then used Craypas to create their blossoms and used a small red foam square to create their signature seal. (I wanted to purchase a real signature seal but could not find one so instead I created a seal using an exacto blade and an old pink eraser!) Some classes ended up with extra time so we drew "Stillwater"the panda from the book "Zen Shorts" by Jon Muth. For displaying these…
DIY Chinese New Year Paper Lantern - Lia Griffith
Make your own pretty DIY paper lantern for Chinese New Year with this design, download and tutorial by handcrafted lifestyle expert Lia Griffith
Make Your Own Monkey Drum (Bolang Gu) Craft
The bolang gu (pinyin: bo lang gu) is a is a hand-held percussion instrument, also called a monkey drum. Although these simple and fun drums are often seen as children's toys, they actually date back to ceremonies held in ancient China as well as Tibet, Mongolia, India and Taiwan. This PDF shares an easy MYO version of this instrument, perfect for Chinese New Year, Asian studies, world culture studies or musical exploration.
Chinese Paper Lantern Craft
This DIY Chinese paper lantern project is a great way to celebrate the Chinese New Year with your children. They are sure to love this Chinese lantern craft