Celebrate Chinese New Year in Class

The British Council has released a free education back for the Year of the Pig…

The British Council has released a Year of the Pig education pack to help schools celebrate the Chinese New Year.


The free pack offers schools access to unique learnings and activities to help pupils learn more about the international celebration whilst exploring the beautiful Chinese language and culture.

So, download the pig-themed packs and enjoy heaps of worksheets, recipes and classroom resources that can be easily incorporated across the key stage one and two curriculums. 

The Year of the Pig education pack includes:

  • The story of Zhu Bajie
  • Chinese vocabulary games
  • Classroom arts & crafts (how to make a piggy bank)
  • Letters from Chinese children
  • Traditional family recipes 
  • Exercise activities and classroom posters 

Plus much more! 

We’d love to hear your feedback on The Year of the Pig education pack, so let us know how you’ve used the resources over on our Facebook page!

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