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Chinese New Year

Chinese New Year

EYFS, KS1; Early Years, First Stage.

Ages 3 - 11

DURATION: 45 mins - 55 mins

OVERVIEW: Learn about Chinese New Year the ZooLab way! We bring some of the animals that feature on the Chinese calendar and you’ll also hear

about the other ZooLab animals that didn’t make it across the river to be one of the select group.

Linking to literacy skills, science and geographical knowledge, young children get to hear a story that illustrates that there is more than one way of looking

at the world.

Animals used in this workshop

Key Workshop Objectives

  • Compare Chinese New Year traditions to our own

  • Explore Chinese tradition and mythology

  • Discuss animal adaptations

    in relation to the story of

    the Zodiac

  • Encourage listening,

    participation and imagination

Curriculum Outcomes England & Wales

Curriculum Outcomes Scotland

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This workshop includes FREE RESOURCES!