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12 Zodiac Animals Anchor Chart - Printable

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Learn about the 12 animals of the Chinese Zodiac calendar with a printable Chinese New Year anchor chart/poster.

Let’s Learn About the Lunar New Year!

There’s no better time to learn about world cultures than the Lunar New Year!

We’re happy to provide you and your students with a  Lunar New Year Zodiac Calendar for kids. This printable calendar is excellent for helping kids learn about the origins and traits associated with each Chinese zodiac animal and its importance in the lunar new year. Each month includes a different animal (read: dragon, rat, snake, horse, goat, monkey, and rooster), along with facts about their culture and traditions in China, Vietnam, and Korea.

This calendar is available in full color and black and white for easy printing—perfect for any classroom or homeschool environment!

Print Your Animals of the Chinese Zodiac Posters Today!

Use this teaching resource when exploring or celebrating Lunar New Year with your students.

This Chinese Zodiac Calendar Poster will help students identify the 12 animals in the Chinese Zodiac and the years associated with each animal. At the bottom of the poster are lists of adjectives that some people believe are characteristic of those born in each lunar year.

Also available to download are the Korean Zodiac Calendar and the Vietnamese Zodiac Calendar.


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