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Learning About Chinese New Year 2020 [VIDEO]
It’s that time of year again when Chinese New Year celebrations take centre stage! A holiday filled with colour, culture and celebration, Chinese New Year is celebrated annually but follows the Chinese Lunar Calendar, so the date always changes but falls sometime between January and February.
This year it takes place on the 25th January 2020. Watch the video below to learn all about the celebration and find answers to questions such as, “What ‘year’ is it and what does that mean?” “How is Chinese New Year celebrated in China?” and “How long do celebrations last?“.
To find a range of resources to help children learn and explore Chinese New Year, head to our website where you can find banners, books, instruments, tea sets, red envelopes and more.