Besides the lantern craftivity, this packet includes super-interesting facts and history about Chinese lanterns and the famous Lantern Festival, with lots of fascinating links to short YouTube videos of lion dancing, stilt walking, dragon dancing, floating lanterns, and parades, that will take your students to China in the comfort of your classroom.
If you're studying money right now, why not have students learn a bit about Chinese currency, so they can compare and contrast it with ours. Packet includes 2 Venn diagrams, plus a link to a site where students can type in US dollars and have it converted to Chinese yuan.
Bookmarks are a sweet incentive to motivate your students, or simply tuck one in their desk or backpack as a little surprise. Includes a page of ways to say "Happy New Year" in Chinese, with links to helpful pronunciation sites.
18 pages. Common Core State Standards: K.G.1, K.G.2, K.G.3, 1.G.1, 1.G.2, 1.G.3 This is a versatile letter & shape activity that you can do for a variety of standards, and is a special FREEBIE in my TpT shop. Simply click on the link to grab your copy today.
2 pages. Great activity when studying about neighborhoods or families. Makes a wonderful bulletin board too.
7 pages. Common Core State Standard:K.G.1 Students read the sentences; trace and write the shape word, trace and draw the shape, and then cut & glue the appropriate picture to the box.
2 pages. An interesting and fun way for students to learn about community helpers, is by choosing one and interviewing them.