Chinese New Year begins on January 28, 2017. It is celebrated by people all over the world. This is the Year of the Rooster. People born this year are said to be very hardworking.
This parade has a dragon puppet. Dragons stand for strength.
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Friends and family members give each other red envelopes with money inside for good luck!
Fish, dumplings, and noodles are eaten during Chinese New Year. Families have big feasts.
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These are red-and-gold lanterns. They light up homes and streets.
China is one of the largest countries in the world. It has villages, cities, deserts, rivers, lakes, and mountains. About 1.4 billion people live there.
What is your favorite holiday? How do you celebrate it?
Chopsticks were invented in China. They are used for eating and cooking. Read about how to use them. Then answer the questions.
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1. Where were chopsticks invented?
2. What is one thing chopsticks are used for?
3. Which finger do you use to grip the top chopstick?
4. True or false: You move both the top and bottom chopsticks.