Here are some of the activities we have on our Montessori preschool shelves in preparation for the Chinese New Year!
On the Fine Motor Shelf
We kept our fine motor shelf pretty simple. We just have a red theme with some rice and dishes from China.
On the Art Shelf
Pin Punching animals from the Chinese Zodiac
We have red and yellow paint on the easel
Pre Literacy Activities
Sorting by Size
Sorting by Color
Oral Language Development: The Question Game
Again, we used animals from the Chinese Zodiac for our question game. Very fun!
Oral Language Development: Following Directions
Oral Development: Where is the Monkey? A Prepositions Game
2016 is the year of the monkey!
Sorting photos of monkeys and tigers
Number Clip Cards
We’ve also been enjoying the album Chinese Traditional Zheng Music by Hong Ting
Get More Chinese New Year Ideas on our Pinterest Board
Next year we’d like to try some of these great ideas!