Students in Mrs. Fronczak’s kindergarten class learned about the Chinese New Year this month. Chinese New Year marks the beginning of a new year on the traditional lunisolar Chinese calendar. The class learned about the lion dance and the 12 Chinese Zodiac animals. Students also created their own celebration magnet and received an ancient coin and Chinese knot.
Chinese New Year 2023 started on Sunday, January 22nd, 2023. Celebrations culminate with the Lantern Festival on Sunday, February 5th, 2023. This year is the year of the rabbit.