Year of the Dragon begins January 23, 2012

As you explore the pages found below the questions, find the answers to the following questions. Record your answers on a WORD document. Number your answers 1-2-3-4-5-6-7. Save your document to your folder on the server. Print out and hand in when completed.
(use your skimming and scanning skills!)
1. What does the red envelope mean?
2. What color means "good luck" to the Chinese?
3. What TWO things can a dragon's breath change into?
4. What importance does a broom have for the Chinese New Year?
5. Write your name in Chinese
6. The Chinese New Year begins this year on our date of ( ). It is the year of the ( ).
7. What is the name of a popular Chinese New Year Song?

The Red Envelope Game

Countdown to Chinese New Years

Clean Sweep Game

The Story Maker

Chinese Zodiac

Animals of the Chinese Calendar

Get your Chinese name here

Musical Lanterns


Counting Koi


Play Chinese New Year Games

Chinese New Year - my favorite day

History of Chinese New Year (history channel)