Chinese New Year 2022 #1

The Year of the Tiger

Dewey Sections 394 & 950

  • I can read for pleasure.

  • I can read for information.

  • I can share what I read.

Check in:

  • Check in at voice level 0
  • Sit on rug (k-1) or seats (1-2) to listen/watch read alouds while classmates check in

I can read for pleasure

Continue the read alouds above while students check out.


  • What are some words you heard repeated in each book?

  • What are some facts you learned about Chinese New Year from these books we read for pleasure?

Let's Move!

  • do twice now. This one is short!

  • repeat again at end of class if needed

I can share what I read

Take home to help retell the story to family and friends

Make a Chinese New Year Dragon Mask


  1. Copies of mask
  2. Coloring items
  3. Scissors
  4. Glue
  5. Sticks

I can read for information

Play after activity if needed

More about Chinese New Year

Draw a Lucky Chinese Tiger


  • Writing/Drawing utensils
  • paper

2022 is the Year of the Tiger

Make a tiger

The Year of the Ox