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Happy New Year! Or is it?
Happy New Year? That depends on which calendar you use! Students can
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Click here to celebrate Chinese New
Year with music and lanterns
This Chinese New Year lesson
features an outstanding skit and art projects
Chinese New Year
Find resources such as calendars, puppets,
food, and more.
(Depending on the year, this event may occur in February.)
Introduction to Chinese New Year: What is a Chinese Dragon?
Lesson 2: A
Monster Named Nian
Dragons and the New Year Parade
Chinese Lions and Lion Dancers
Chinese New Year Lion Dance
Color a Chinese Dragon:
Four Dragons Folk tale
New Year's Day Lessons and Worksheets
variety of lessons and printables for grades K-12
New Year's Clock
New Year's Father Time
New Year's Balloons
New Year's Hour Glass
New Year's Bag of Fun
Here are some great New Year's resolution lesson ideas
New Year's Activities
Several printable craft activities.
Fireworks Finale Card
Family Heirloom Cuckoo Clock
How Time Flies!
Curled-Paper Winter Holiday Cards
Ring in the New Year with your students!
New Year's Crafts and Printables
Printable pages for a book, acrostic poem, word hunt, calendars, and
more for New Year's Day.
New Year's Resolutions
site for the developing English language teacher
New Year's Day Printables
Printable writing paper, signs, projects and more for New Year's.
Ring in the New Year (lessons)
Year End Holidays
Celebration of New Year in many religions and cultures
Cambodian New Year (celebrated in April)
Chinese New Year
New Year Scavenger Hunt (with questions & links)
Free New Years clip art
More Free Clip Art
Booklist of stories about New Year
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Make a Rainbow Tank
Looking through the tank, you should notice that
objects several metres away appear to be edged in rainbow colours.
Instructions here ...
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The cardboard Hen
Create a 3-dimensional hen with
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