Lunar New Year

This week we learned about Lunar New Year. We read a few stories, watched some clips and discussed similarities between New Year’s Eve and Chinese New Year. We also noticed how food, family and decorations play a role in many celebrations throughout the year. A school in Hong Kong sent us a link to a video they made about Chinese New Year. http://oddizzi.wistia.com/medias/oexryk8o08

Today we Skyped with a Kindergarten class in Kingston, Ontario. They talked with us about ways they celebrated Chinese New Year in their class.

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We also also made paintings of Chinese lanterns and we

 

We also did some beautiful paintings using corks and paint.

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About mrsharrisonlsps

I'm a Kindergarten teacher who is running a Full Day Early Learning Kindergarten Program. I am an Apple Distinguished Educator and a Discovery Educator Star.
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