EXTRA! EXTRA! The Chinese New Year begins this January 25th, 2020! Here is an opportunity to learn about this colourful special event – the biggest and most important Chinese celebration - and practise your reading comprehension skills too! You will learn about appropriate greetings and gifts, what foods and traditions are associated with the celebration, a bit about the Chinese calendar, animal signs and traits, and more! Use the whole file or simply print the sections you need. This resource has been fully updated and expanded to include graphics and answer keys.
EXTRA! EXTRA! READ ALL ABOUT IT! CHINESE NEW YEAR!
Reading Comprehension Questions - Part One
‘Summary’ page and ‘letter-writing’ page
MORE ABOUT CHINESE NEW YEAR CELEBRATIONS!
Reading Comprehension Questions Part Two
MORE ABOUT THE CHINESE CALENDAR!
MORE ABOUT ANIMAL SIGNS!
THE CHINESE HOROSCOPE – ANIMAL SIGNS AND TRAITS!
Reading Comprehension Questions Part Three
Images for free use: Rat, Bamboo, Dumplings, Dragon, Jade Emperor)