Saturday, 29 January 2011

Chinese New Year 2011: The Year of the Rabbit.

Hi guys!
Next week, Chinese people around the world will be welcoming the New Year with parades, festivals and parties. Chinese New Year 2011 date is 3rd February. Here there are some interesting and funny links to join to the celebration.

1. Which chinese animal are you?. The Chinese Lunar (Moon) Calendar groups years into sets of twelve. Each of the twelve years is named after an animal.
According to the traditional Chinese calendar, 2011 is the year of the rabbit. Click on the link to find out your animal sign and your personality. Place your cursor on an animal to find your date of birth and discover things about yourself. I was born in the year of the Tiger and so was Marilyn Monroe. And you? . Find out and share with us.

2. Welcome to the Chinese Zodiac Zone. In this Chinese Zodiac Zone you can:
- Find out which animal year you were born in and which famous people share the same Chinese Zodiac sign.
- Let Magic Monkey read your mind and guess your Chinese Zodiac sign.
- Test your knowledge of English Idioms that use the animals of the Chinese Zodiac.
- Download and print your own fun Chinese New Year Posters.
3. Write your name in Chinese. This is my name in Chinese. Simply type in your first and last name, select what kind of characteristics you want to be expressed in the name, select your gender, enter your birthdate and press "Get a Name!".

4. To celebrate Chinese New Year, why not get creative and make a Chinese dragon ?.
5. Play the game " Musical Lanterns" and make a tune.
6. Lots of New Chinese Year games ( decorate, ready for the parade?, dress up..). Start at the botton and click on a moon to play. Have fun.
7. Let´s celebrate the Chinese New Year with this interactive book and learn about traditions . After reading this book , try to match the words with the pictures in this game. You can do it!.


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