Teaching and Activities
Listen to the story of Nian, a monster-like creature who lived up inthe mountains. Is there such a monster hanging around school? Children collect red items and instruments. What happens when Nian appears? Can children chase the monster away?
- Consolidate their learning about Chinese New Year by taking part in child-initiated activities.
- Take part in a group lion dance.
- Learn about the preparations, traditions and celebrations of Chinese New Year.