CHINESE NEW YEAR ... Gung Hay Fat Choy!

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Make a paper Chinese New Year lantern ... Printables 4 Kids
Chinese dog with Chinese lantern ... coloring page--Printables 4 Kids
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Pups with Chinese New Year Dragon ... Printables 4 Kids
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runaway_wok_(by_ying_chang_compestine).jpg ... by Ying Chang Compestine
...based on the traditional Danish folktale, "The Talking Pot"... .

In this book, the wok steals from the selfish, rich Li family to give to the poor, generous Zhang family. The Zhangs share the wealth with all the poor people of Beijing at a New Year's feast. And then they open up a wok shop.

Hmmmm......Maybe this book presents just the right 'teachable' moment to discuss "right" and "wrong" with students. Is it ever 'OK' to steal? Let students share their opinions and experiences. Remind students that stealing is wrong. In America, stealing is a crime. Is it a crime in other countries, too? ...
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