Fall 2021

Celebrating Chinese New Year

From the Set Celebrating Holidays

The Chinese New Year is a time to celebrate renewal and fresh beginnings. In America, this holiday has become an important and exciting cultural tradition. Lively illustrations and informative text teach readers about the history and pastimes associated with the Chinese New Year, as well as what they can do to commemorate the day. Additional features to aid comprehension include activities and poetry, informative sidebars, a table of contents, a phonetic glossary, sources for further research, an index, and an introduction to the author and illustrator.

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  • Gung Hay Fat Choy!
  • New Year in a New Land
  • When Is Chinese New Year?
  • Why a Dragon?
  • Preparing the Heart
  • Preparing the Home
  • The Family Comes Together
  • Fifteen Days of Joy
  • Animals of the Chinese Calendar
  • Joining in the Spirit of Chinese New Year
  • Making Nian Gao
  • Making a Circle Snake
  • Glossary
  • Learn More
  • Index
Interest Level Kindergarten - Grade 3
Reading Level Grade 2
Dewey 394.261
Lexile 540
ATOS Reading Level
Guided Reading Level N
Language English
Publisher The Child's World, Inc.
Format Reinforced book, Hosted ebook
ISBN 9781503853829, 9781503854987
Copyright 2022, 2022
Number of Pages 32, 32
Dimensions 9.5 x 8, 9.5 x 8
Graphics Full-color illustrations

Author: Ann Heinrichs

Ann Heinrichs grew up in Fort Smith, Arkansas. She began playing the piano at age three and thought she would grow up to be a pianist. Instead, she became a writer. She is the author of more than 200 books for children and young adults on Asian, African, and U.S. history and cultures, as well as grammar and natural history subjects. Ann has also written numerous newspaper, magazine, and encyclopedia articles. Ann has traveled to the Middle East, Asia, and Europe, and now lives in Chicago, IL.

Illustrator: Benrei Huang