Chinese New Year
Activities and Crafts
for Preschool and Kindergarten

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Chinese New Year educational activities for preschool and kindergarten.  You will find free Chinese New Year crafts and printable activities with easy to follow lesson plans, instructions, and related resources.

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Chinese New Year is Jan 28, 2017

2017 is the Year of the Rooster
Rooster theme

Chinese New Year Coloring Pages

Chinese Invention:  Dominoes (or Dominos)

Chinese Invention:  The Kite
Lantern Festival
The last day of Chinese New Year festival.

Lantern craft:  Dragon | Tiger
Panda Theme Preschool Activities and Crafts
China's National Treasure:

The Giant Panda

Chinese Invention:  The Collapsible Umbrella
The Twelve Animals of the Chinese Zodiac
Activities, crafts and coloring pages 
Rooster (2017) Dog (2018) Pig (2019)
 Wild Boar in Japan
Rat (2020) Ox (2021) Tiger (2022)
Rabbit (2023)
Cat in Vietnam
Dragon (2024) Snake (2025)
Horse (2026) Goat | Sheep (2027) Monkey (2028)
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