Year of the Snake

Chinese New Year (also called Lunar New Year, or Spring Festival (chunjie 春节)) is arguably the most important festival in China. It is a festival with a long history and many interesting (cultural) traditions. It is a good topic to discuss with your students in a language or history class, and a great way to introduce China into your school-wide curriculum. On this page, you will find everything you need to start talking about Chinese New Year.

Ready-t0-use Teaching Materials

Images and Videos

Articles from the Berkshire Encyclopedia of China


Proverbs and Wishes