I am starting to plan my unit by looking at children's books about the topic. This is reflected in my map. Having some trouble with the site but I am working on it!
Math: Doubling; Counting by 2's
Art: Mirror Images
Language Arts: What would you put in the pot?
Arts: Foreign Languages: Words in Chinese
Social Studies: Families; Maps
Science: Animal Families
Art: Paper Lanterns; Cardboard roll firecrackers
Language Arts: What would be your favorite part of the celebration?
Science: Orange investigation; Living and nonliving parts of celebration (categorizing)
Social Studies: Celebrations; China on the map
Science: Sorting/ Categorizing
Math: Word Problems
Movement (P.E.): Dragin dancing
Math: Tangrams; Shapes
Social Studies: families
Arts: Music - drumming
Art: Red envelopes
Language Arts: Good luck wishes
Social Studies: When is Chinese new year? (calendar); Where is China? (map); How do we celebrate?
Language Arts: My favorite holiday; how I celebrate
Science/Social Studies/Math: Cooking dumplings