Chinese new year in the home

The children have enjoyed finding out about how families celebrate Chinese new year in the home. 

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Celebrations Chinese new year

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Chinese dragon dancing

The Ducklings have enjoyed finding out about how Chinese new year is celebrated. They have loved watching video clips of the lion and dragon dances. Outside, they have reenacted their own dragon dances together, while some children played percussion instruments to dance along to.

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dance Chinese new year

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Chinese writing

The Ducklings have been trying out some Chinese writing as part of our Chinese new year celebrations.

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fine motor Creative learning Chinese new year

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Chineses Zodiac Year of the Tiger

Little Chicks have been learning the signs of the Chinese Zodiac. They have made a badge that shows the animal of the year they were born. 

 

 

Little Chicks were either a Rooster or a Dog.

Rooster                                Dog

Harley                                   …

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Understanding the World Multicultural Chinese new year

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Chinese New Year

Little Chicks have been learning about Chinese New Year. They watched Dragon dance and we then had a turn at role playing a Dragon and a Lion dancing.

 

 

Little Chicks had a go at acting out dance moves to the music and then joined on the coloured Dragon to dance to the…

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Chinese new year music and movement.

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Chinese New Year

We have been finding out who celebrates Chinese New Year and how and when they celebrate it.  We have read some Chinese New Year stories and watched some video clips of real families celebrating. We have compared this special celebration to celebrations that we might experience with our own…

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music dance Understanding the World Creative learning Chinese new year

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Yellow Ducklings celebrate Chinese New Year

 

We had great fun in our dance workshop learning a Chinese dragon dance, a fan dance and a parasol dance.

Look at the photo gallery https://carletongreen.lancs.sch.uk/photo-galleries/yellow-ducklings-celebrate-chinese-new-year and video here 

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Physical development Understanding the World Creative learning Chinese new year

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Traditional Clothes

The children have loved trying on the traditional Chinese costumes.

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Understanding the World Chinese new year

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Making Chinese Dragons

Colouring, cutting and folding paper to make Chinese dragons.

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fine motor Creative learning Chinese new year Funky Fingers

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Noodle Fun

It's great fun trying to use chopsticks and pick up the noodles!p

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Chinese new year Funky Fingers

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Chopstick challenge

Having fun using their funky fingers to see how many objects they can pick up and move with the chopsticks in one minute.

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Chinese new year Funky Fingers

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Chinese writing

The Ducklings have enjoyed writing with paintbrushes. They have copied the Chinese word for rat, as it is the year of the rat.

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Understanding the World Creative learning Chinese new year

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