Fun and Easy Paper Lanterns for Chinese New Year
The Chinese Lunar New Year, marking the start of Year of the Rat, begins on January 25. To kick off your celebration, create some neat Chinese New Year paper lanterns. They're easy and fun to make and perfect to decorate the house, and make great playdate, school, or scout group activities. They'll also be perfect to have on hand while you watch the San Francisco Chinese New Year Parade on February 8 Have your own parade through the living room! Paper Lanterns Here's what you'll need to make…
DRAGON SOCK PUPPET
DRAGON SOCK PUPPET Kids will enjoy hours of imaginative play with this cheeky dragon sock puppet. It's a no-sew kids craft so it's nice and easy for little hands to make.
I'm behind on everything--my newsletter, reader mail, even my pocket pacy contest (I have so many wonderful entries that I can't wait to share! I'll announce winners next week, promise!). The reason why I am so behind is that I've been doing a marathon of school visits (which I will also post about later) which have been fun as well as funny. How funny? Well, this is how I was asked to personalize some of the books I autographed (last name photoshopped out to protect the innocent): It says…
Articulated Dragon Puppet with Free Printable Template
STEM and pretend play come together with kids making this articulated dragon puppet craft. Very simple to make with the free printable template!
China activities for elementary
Geography studies are a great way for your kids to learn about different countries, and with Chinese New Year being so recent a bunch of us have been looking for China activities for elementary kids. What amazes me is how many amazing things there are to do with China. I’m going to freely admit I’m […]
Celebrate Chinese New Year for Kids with Crafts, Activities and Printables
Chinese New Year - crafts for kids, kids activities, and recipes to help toddler, preschool, kindergarten, and elementary age kids celebrate Chinese New Year in January - LOTS OF GREAT IDEAS!
2017 Chinese New Year Kids Activities and Rooster Crafts - Tips from a Typical Mom
2017 is the year of the Rooster and I have some great activities, crafts and art the kids can do to celebrate the Chinese New Year.
Fire Breathing Dragon Craft
This fire breathing, toilet paper roll dragon is SO MUCH FUN! Blow into the end, and it looks like flames are coming out of the dragon's mouth! Such a cute craft idea for a rainy day!