Classroom Crafts to Celebrate the Chinese New Year. This year, Chinese New Year begins on February 1st. Here are some fun and easy ways you can bring some auspicious Chinese New Year fun into your classroom.
福 禄 寿 囍 财 - Chinese characters for Fortune, Power, Longevity, Happiness and Richness. These are traditional blessings and can be seen in a variety of contexts: "Fortune" (福) during Chinese New Year and in businesses; "Longevity" (寿) for birthdays, particularly for the elderly; "Double-Happiness" (囍) for weddings.