The Year of the Sheep

Yes, Chinese New Year is just around the corner taking place on 19th February 2015 this year. Are you ready? Click through to our Pinterest board for activity and craft ideas.

Festivities in London’s Chinatown kick off in a big way on the Sunday following the big day. Why not take in the sights – great fun for all the family, while you’re at it check out the events for children at the National Maritime Museum and National Gallery. For further details click here.

TheGreatRace_PB_W_1‘The Great Race’ is our Barefoot story suggestion for this big occasion it tells the story of the Chinese lunar calendar in an engaging way. It also has endnotes about the significance of the various animals. Click on this link for further information and to purchase.

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