十二生肖的故事 (Story of the Chinese Zodiac)
Find out how the 12 Animals of the Chinese zodiac came to be in this fictional story!
Learn the sequence of the Chinese Zodiac too.
- Is this story fact or fiction?
- Why do you think someone came up with the Chinese Zodiac?
- How do you find out someone's age on any given year? By subtracting their birth year from the current year. eg 2020 - 2015 = 5 years old
- Why does New Year's Day differ from the first day of Lunar New Year?
Extension Activity Ideas:
- Bring this book along during CNY visitation and gatherings, then find out the zodiac animals of each family and their birth years
- For family members with the same zodiac animals, are their ages really different by multiples of 12?
- Learn about the different animals of the Chinese Zodiac
Recommended for Ages: 3-8
Language: Simplified Chinese