Happy Chinese New Year 2021

12th February 2021
 

Happy Chinese New Year 2021!  2021 welcomes the Year of the Ox.

Watch the story of the Chinese New Year and discover how the animals decided who would have each year named after them.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies/watch/chinese-new-year

 

You could make your own Chinese dragon following the instructions in the short video.

 

https://www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies/makes/chinese-hand-dragon?collection=chinese-lunar-new-year

 

You can read the Chinese New Year story in more detail in this booklet, use the templates to make

simple shadow puppets to retell the story and make Chinese lanterns to decorate your home.