China

//China
China2018-12-03T18:07:26+00:00

►Interactive theme image
►Interactive kindergarten songs
►Language activities
►Math activities
►Writing activities
►Role play
►Building examples
►Crafts

 

Interactive theme image

An image to talk to children about China. Scroll the mouse over the image and click on the links to get all kinds of informative knowledge.
© This record may not be shown on other websites.

 

Interactive kindergarten songs

A lot of songs about China . Scroll the mouse over the image and click on the links to sing the songs.

 

Game Package, China theme

Five beautiful games about the theme ‘China’ in which many literacy and numeracy goals are incorporated.

Five gmes for Kindergarten, China thema, Kindergarten.expert     Game package, China theme for kindergarten, kindergarten expert.

 

What a beautiful country is China. A country with its own traditions, many different communities, beautiful clothes and distinctive customs. Plenty of reasons, therefore, to work with children on the theme ‘China’!
In line with the theme ‘China’ I created these games. They are fun games to play in class. Many different goals on numeracy and literacy are incorporated in this package of games. 
Play the dragon boat race, search for the panda bears, make sure you have the longest Chinese lantern, put the Chinese from short to long and ensure you obtain all letters to create the word ‘China’.
You can play this game during class but you can also use these games in the math center or litheracy center.
Enjoy this package.
shopping kindergarten.expert

 

China words with pictures for kindergarten

For the writing center.

China words with pictures 1, kindergarten.expert, free printable     China words with pictures 2, kindergarten.expert, free printable

China words with pictures 3 minority, kindergarten.expert, free printable

 

China math activities for Kindergarten

Shadow matching. Draw a line from each picture to the shadow that matches. Add up pandas, put a line if it is six together.

Shadow matching, kindergarten.expert, free printable     Totally six, kindergarten.expert, free printable, math for kindergarten

 

Writing patterns China for kindergarten

Two writing patterns to help develop writing skills.

Writing pattern dragon boat, kindergarten.expert, China theme, free printable     Writing pattern chinese wall, kindergarten.expert, free printable, China theme

 

Role play in kindergarten, China theme

Make a Chinese home in a theme center. Put a wooden box with Chinese clothes in it. Chinese hats and slippers are also fun to use in this center. Hang up some lanterns. A bamboo fly curtain gives an extra Chinese feeling. Other materials which fit into this center are: parasols, fans, fruit, tea set with tea, little rice bowls, rice, chopsticks, plastic fruit and vegetables, a wok, pet animals (stuffed animals), Chinese newspapers and so on.

Chinese role play in a theme center 1 China theme, kindergarten.expert

Chinese role play in the theme center 2, China theme, kindergarten.expert     Chinese role play in the theme center 3, China theme, kindergarten expert     Chinese role play in the theme center 4, China theme, kindergarten expert

You can create a new game boost after a few weeks by adding rice and dried bananas to the center. The kids start cooking and creating all sorts of Chinese dishes. It is also fun to pick up stuff from the wok with their chopsticks.

Chinese role play in the theme center, stir fry 2, China theme, kindergarten expert     Chinese role play in the theme center, stir fry 1, China theme, kindergarten expert

 

Theme table panda nanny

Put some fake grass, sticks, tree slices and green bamboo grass on a table. The kids can play a long time with some little panda bears, a little doll and a car to transport the panda bears. It is a good ideae to put some books about panda bears on the table.

Panda nanny 4, theme table, China theme, kindergarten expert     Panda nanny 1, theme table, China theme, kindergarten.expert

Panda nanny 2, theme table, China theme, kindergarten expert     Panda nanny 3, theme table, China theme, kindergarten.expert

 

Painting Chinese characters with water

A nice Chinese mat with printed characters. The kids can color the characters with a brush and water. Then the characters turn black. When the mat dries again, the black disappears and the characters can be colored in again.

Painting Chinese characters with water on a reusable mat, China theme, kindergarten expert

 

Blocks center building cards

Building cards to build in the blocks center.

Building card 1, 2d card blocks center, China theme, kindergarten.expert, free printable     Building card 2, 2d card blocks center, China theme, kindergarten expert, free printable

Building card 3, 2d card blocks center, China theme, kindergarten.expert, free printable     Building card 4, 2d card blocks center, China theme, kindergarten expert, free printable

Building card 5, 2d card blocks center, China theme, kindergarten.expert, free printable     Building card 6, 2d card blocks center, China theme, kindergarten expert, free printable

 

Story about the origin of the Chinese New Year, the story of Nian

Do you want to understand why the Chinese New Year is celebrated with firecrackers, lots of red paper, lanterns, and loud music? Then the picture book below is a must! Click on the picture to go to the story and the pictures.

 

Making lanterns, China theme

Stick pieces of tissue paper on a glass jar. Afterwards the kids draw a character on the glass jars and make yellow garlands under it.

Chinese lanterns of jars pasted with tissue paper, China theme, kindergarten.expert

 

Making a Chinese flag for kindergarten, China theme

The stars of the flag are colored with a yellow crayon. Afterwards, the flag is painted red with watercolor. The kids also stamp the word China on the flag. You can download the flag below.

Making the Chinese flag, China theme, kindergarten expert     Chinese flag, kindergarten expert, free printable

 

Fireworks during the Chinese New Year, China theme

The kids draw fireworks in the sky on the paper with a colored crayon. Then the paper is colored with blue watercolor.

Making Chinese fireworks 2, China theme, kindergarten.expert     Chinese fireworks, kindergarten.expert, free printable

 

Making Chinese people for kindergarten, China theme

You can make this nice Chinese people with little bottles, white balls, paper and chenille sticks.

Making Chinese people 1a, China theme, kindergarten.expert     Making Chinese people 1b, China theme, kindergarten.expert

 

Coloring and folding Chinese fans

The kids draw shapes on a paper with crayons and paint the paper with watercolor. afterwards. The fan is folded when the paper is dry. A little piece of lace is tied to the bottom.

Making a Chinese fan, China theme, kindergarten expert     Making a Chinese fan 2, China theme, kindergarten.expert

 

Painting panda bears with a fork

The kids paint these panda bears with a fork. The eyes, ears and snout are cut from paper and glued to the painting later.

Making a panda bear, China theme, kindergarten.expert     Making a panda bear 3, China theme, kindergarten expert     Making a panda bear 2, China theme, kindergarten.expert

 

Making and painting Chinese rice bowls

The kids make a bowl from a ball of clay. The bowls can be painted when they are dry. It is fun to put some rice in the bowls at the end.

Chinese rice bowls made of clay, China theme, kindergarten.expert     Chinese rice bowls made of clay 2, China theme, kindergarten expert

 

Cut and paste a pagoda

Show the kids some pictures of Chinese pagodas. After this, the kids cut and paste one from paper.

Cut and paste a Chinese pagoda, China theme, kindergarten.expert     Cut and paste a Chinese pagoda 4, China theme, kindergarten expert     Cut and paste a Chinese pagoda 3, China theme, kindergarten expert

 

Drawing panda bears and stamping bamboo

The kids draw a panda bear with crayons using a step by step example (download here). They cut out this panda bear. They stamp bamboo on a colored paper. These stamps are made by cutting out some pieces of branches and leaves of rubber and pasting these on a block of wood. The stamps are painted with some watercolor. and the stamping can begin.

Draw and stamp a panda bear, China theme, kindergarten.expert     Draw and stamp a panda bear 4, China theme, kindergarten expertDraw and stamp a panda bear 4, China theme, kindergarten expert

Draw and stamp a panda bear 5, China theme, kindergarten.expert     Draw and stamp a panda bear 6, China theme, kindergarten expert

 

Making Chinese people with fabric, paper, buttons and lace

The base is a cardboard doll.

Making Chinese people 2a, China theme, kindergarten.expert     Making Chinese people 2b, China theme, kindergarten expert

 

Chinese painting with cherry blossom

The kids draw a vase made of Chinese pottery. The decorate the vase with a blue marker and cut out the vase. There were some pictures of Chinese vases on the table. The kids blow drops of black watercor to sticks and make blossom of little figures and punches. Little slats are placed under the painting and above the painting. You can work three lessons on this painting with the kids.

Chinese painting of cherry blossom in a Chinese vase, China theme, kindergarten.expert     Chinese painting of cherry blossom in a Chinese vase 3, China theme, kindergarten expert

Chinese painting of cherry blossom in a Chinese vase 2, China theme, kindergarten.expert     Chinese painting of cherry blossom in a Chinese vase 4, China theme, kindergarten expert

 

Making Chinese seal stamps for kindergarten

Chinese seal stamps are handmade and are being stamped with red ink. It is a symbol of authority and power. A seal stamp is usually squared. The kids make the stamps by cutting out pieces of rubber and pasting these on a square block of wood. The stamping can begin when the stamps are dry. You can use a ink pad or you can paint the stamp with red watercolor. Afterwards, the kids can also use the stamps of each other.

Making a Chinese seal stamp 2, China theme, kindergarten.expert

Making a Chinese seal stamp, China theme, kindergarten expert

 

Making Chinese hats

Making a chinese hat, China theme, kindergarten.expert     Making a chinese hat 2, China theme, kindergarten expert

 

Making Chinese people with Hama beads

Chinese people with pHama beads , China theme, kindergarten.expert

 

Making a Chinese tangram for kindergarten, swan and cat

Making a Chinese tangram 1, China theme, kindergarten expert     Making a Chinese tangram 2, China theme, kindergarten expert

 

Chinese treat for kindergarten

Chinese treat , China theme, kindergarten.expert