Animals of the Chinese Zodiac
Third graders study the elements of the Chinese zodiac. They observe the placement of the animals on the zodiac chart while studying the Chinese New Year.
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The Chinese New Year Starts Today
As part of a celebration of Chinese New Year, class members research the Chinese zodiac and examine the description of the personality attributes associated with the animal of their birth year. Individuals then craft a persuasive essay...
2nd - 12th Social Studies & History
The Fastest Pig in the West in the Classroom
Students explore human behavior by reading a story in class. In this stereotypes lesson plan, students read the story The Fastest Pig in the West and discuss the racist comments made by a character in the story. Students discuss the...
2nd - 4th Visual & Performing Arts
The Fastest Pig in the West in the Classroom: Zodiac Signs
Students explore Chinese culture by reading a story with their class. For this astrology lesson, students read a chapter from the book The Fastest Pig in the West and discuss the relevance of the Chinese zodiac in modern society....
3rd - 6th Visual & Performing Arts