Chinese New Year

Celebrate Chinese New Year (also known as Lunar New Year) with these fun craft ideas!

Chinese Zodiac Wheel

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Which creature of the Chinese Zodiac are you? Use our FREE download to construct a Chinese Zodiac Wheel. Spin the wheel and find your birth year to discover your Chinese Zodiac!
  • Step 1Print the template onto cover paper. This provides a great surface for decorating.
  • Step 2Decorate the wheels however you like. We have used coloured markers, pencils and glitter glue. Allow to dry if needed.
  • Step 3Cut out the wheels. Adult supervision is recommended when using scissors.
  • Step 4Lay the cut out wheels on top of each other, making sure the wheel with your name is on top. Push a paper fastener through the middle of both wheels and secure.
  • Step 5Spin your wheel to explore the different signs of the Chinese Zodiac and their corresponding years.

Materials used in this activity

Paper Fasteners - Pack of 100
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CleverPatch Glitter Glue - 35g - Pack of 24
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CleverPatch Cover Paper - White - A4 - Pack of 250
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CleverPatch Triangular Maxi Coloured Markers - Pack of 10
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Faber-Castell Classic Colour Pencils - Pack of 72
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