Young scholars discover the world of the Chinese dragon by creating their own festive dragon using texture, line, shape, pattern, and color. This activity is ideal for the early-elementary classroom and includes a recommened reading list.
K - 2nd Visual & Performing Arts 4 Views 27 Downloads
Chinese New Year Dragon Parade
Young scholars research Chinese New Year celebrations to find out about traditions such as food, music, red banners on doors, parades, and fireworks. Students then view images of traditional Chinese dragons, and create their own dragons.
1st - 12th Social Studies & History
Chinese Dragon Drum Lesson Plan
Students research the significance of drums and the color red in Chinese culture. They make a replica of a Chinese drum using construction paper and art materials. They examine pictures of Chinese drums before decorating the ones which...
K - 6th Visual & Performing Arts