According to the Chinese zodiac calendar, 2023 is the year of the rabbit!
The Chinese New Year is a joyous, festive holiday celebrated all over the world. It marks the beginning of a new year in the traditional Chinese calendar and is full of fun traditions and activities that children can participate in.
Whether you’re looking to teach your kids about other cultures or just have some fun together, our Chinese New Year color by numbers printables are a great way to celebrate with your kiddos!
For even more coloring fun, check out our other color by number worksheets that we know your kids will love coloring too!
Lunar New Year Color By Numbers Worksheets
Inside this Chinese color by number set, we’ve included the following pages:
- Rabbit color by number
- Party hat color by number
- Fireworks color by number
- 2 lantern color by numbers
Whether your child colors them all or just chooses, their favorite, it’s a fun and easy no-prep activity that kids will love doing!
Benefits Of Color By Number Worksheets
Color by number worksheets are a great way for kids to learn!
Not only does the process of filling in the colors help hone their hand-eye coordination and fine motor skills, but coloring also encourages their creativity and helps them understand how different colors come together to form unique designs.
On top of that, these worksheets are great for helping kids with color and number recognition!
Color by number activities have something for everyone, whether it’s serving as a calming mindfulness activity or stimulating that inner artist–it’s guaranteed to bring out some smiles so don’t be surprised if your little one requests more color by number soon!
Our spring color by number printables make a great companion to these Chinese New Year worksheets too!
Chinese New Year Activities
Of course, no celebration would be complete without taking part in some traditional activities! There are lots of fun activities that you can do with children like dragon dances (where they dress up as dragons!), playing with firecrackers (in a safe place!), and even tossing Yú xiāo (sticky rice balls).
Doing these activities will help bring your kiddos closer together while teaching them more about this unique holiday.
There are plenty of ways for everyone involved to have an amazing experience while learning something new at the same time!
One of the best parts of celebrating Chinese New Year is playing games! A popular game among many families with kids is bingo. Other activities include making dragon masks or creating your own lion dance routine!
If your kids love crafts, be sure to check out all of these rabbit crafts for Chinese New Year.
Chinese New Year is such an amazing holiday that brings friends and families together while celebrating new beginnings.
It’s full of wonderful traditions that adults and children alike will enjoy participating in—so why not make it extra special this year by spending it with your kids?
As 2023 approaches, kids everywhere are buzzing with excitement at the prospect of celebrating the Chinese New Year of the Rabbit!
Traditions centuries-old come alive anew in lanterns, firecrackers, red envelopes, and vibrant dragon dances. So don’t forget to mark your calendar for the upcoming holiday that when it arrives will surely be the biggest kids’ bash ever!