Chinese New Year 2022

Chinese new year is  on Tuesday 1st February, see below for a range of activities and resources. This year is the year of the Tiger.

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There will be a Chinese new year assembly at  11am on Friday 4th February for Key Stages 1&2, and on Thursday 3rd February at 2pm for Key Stages 3,4 & 5  with a story. Pupils will need: something red to wave, something to bang, something to make wind, water to splash/spray. Pupils can also show off any made creations.

If you want to find out what your Chinese Zodiac sign is, click here and enter your date of birth.


Story Massage

The story of the Chinese Zodiac Race

Story massage
How To Make A Chinese Paper Lantern
Easy Chinese Lanterns
Celebrating Chinese New Year - CBeebies

Chinese Lion Dance

Find out all about the Chinese Lion Dance


Tlgc chinese lion dance hero

Chinese Rattle Drum

Make yourself a Chinese Rattle Drum

Cny drum make content card


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In this guide from Nurture Store, you will find lesson plans, crafts, activities and free printables that you can use to celebrate the Chinese New Year with your children.