The 15th day of the lunar year is the Lantern Festival!
People celebrate with paper lanterns and dragon dances. A dragon dance is meant to invite good luck and prosperity. You can click here to know more about dragon dance!
You can invite your child to create your own dragon dance! We’ve created this dragon template download for you to make with your children.
- coloured paper
Print out the template from a colour printer (or print it in black and white and colour it!) and follow the instructions as shown.
Move the chopsticks to make the dragon dance!
Some people send up sky lanterns with wishes on them.
These mini hot air balloons look beautiful flying through the night sky. You can learn how to make your own sky lantern here.
But be careful! Any project involving fire can be dangerous.