Nian activities

Nian activities

Nian activities Intro Use the story of the monster called Nian to do some fun literacy activities. The name Nian means year. New Year is a celebration of overcoming Nian. How it works Read the story of Nian and then do one or more of the activities suggested below....
Fountain of youth

Fountain of youth

Fountain of youth Intro   There are many legends and stories about the fountain of youth. Many people have believed that it exists and that it can help them stay young forever. This activity takes a brief look at this and has ideas for further exploration.   How it...
Chinese inventions

Chinese inventions

Chinese inventions Intro   The ancient Chinese are credited with inventing lots of things that we use today. In this activity you can find out what they invented and choose a follow up activity to use what you have found out to strengthen your literacy skills.   How...