The Chinese New Year falls on 25 January 2020. It is the most important holiday in China and to Chinese people all over the world. Learning about the Chinese New Year is fun for kids. These FREE printables about the Chinese New Year will give you all the resources you need for a great unit.
This colorful holiday will help kids explore the Chinese culture and discover really cool things you probably never knew about the Chinese New Year. Here are a few cool things about the Chinese New Year you may have never known:
- The Chinese New Year is also known as the Spring Festival.
- The holiday ranges from 21 January to 20 February, but it depends on the Gregorian calendar.
- It is considered a time of fighting off monsters.
- The most fireworks in the world are set off on the Chinese New Year.
- The Spring Festival is considered the largest reason for human migration in the world due to family reunions in China.
- People can’t shower on New Year’s Day as to not wash off the good luck.
How interesting are these facts!? Here are some more sources to help you with learning about China and the Chinese New Year.
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