I love celebrating and teaching about Chinese New Year. My Kinder students are always excited when we read about Chinese New Year. Here is a picture of our Social Studies bulletin board dedicated to Chinese New Year.
Chinese New Year Book Display
Students learned about the Chinese Zodiac and what animal represents the year they were born in.
The sentence frame we used for this project was "I was born in the year of the _____________"
I try to make my own student name tags every month. For the month of January I used a red dragon to represent Chinese New Year. Students wrote their name with a red marker. I think making this name tags has saved me some money :)