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Discover some of the ways that people celebrate Chinese New Year in this exciting hands-on session.

Hear the story behind the Lion Dance, wear a beautiful lion mask and explore traditional clothing.

Take on their chopstick challenge, learn about traditional Chinese foods, and play traditional Chinese musical instruments. Finally, take part in a celebratory Chinese New Year parade.

Key info

Suitable for: KS1

Age Groups: 5-7

Subjects: Anthropology, Citizenship

Topics: Costume Design, Human & Physical Geography, Materials, Storytelling, Team Building

Type: At Venue

Duration: 45 minutes

Cost: £75 plus VAT for non-fee paying schools, and a higher rate for fee-paying schools

Dates: Ongoing

Max. Group Size: 30

SEND: Yes - suitable for students with SEND

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