Nursery celebrate Chinese New Year

Did you know the children in Nursery between them speak 9 different languages in total? As a multi cultural nursery we like to learn about and celebrate other cultures. This week the children have been learning about China and the day that they are celebrating this week, Chinese New Year.

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We have been writing Chinese words and are fascinated at how their letters look.

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We are making a dragon for a dragon dance. We used a huge sheet and decorated it in gold and red because those colours are considered lucky.

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We are going to listen to some traditional chinese music and play our drums in a parade. we are even going to be trying some chinese food on Friday, we will let you know what we think next week!