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Chinese New Year & Santes Dwynwen

Dydd Santes Dwynwen

Who was Dwynwen?

What was her story about?

Santes Dwynwen - (St Dwynwen) Welsh patron saint of love

Romantic music, hearts, flowers, chocolates and cards... all the things we associate with Santes Dwynwen or Saint Dwynwen's Day in Wales. But what's the real story? Who was Dwynwen and why is she the Welsh patron saint of love?

Healthy Hat or not so Healthy Hat!! 

This week Healthy Hat will be helping us to make Puf Pastry Hearts. In honour of Santes Dwynwen.



Kung Hei Fat Chow

Happy Chinese New Year!

This year we will be celebrating the year of the rabbit.

Dragons in the City

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CBeebies | Chinese New Year (Lunar New Year) | Zodiac Story

What is the story behind the Lunar New Year. How did the years get their names?

CBeebies: Preparing For Chinese New Year - Let's Celebrate

My Zodiac Character

Pengwin's have been learning about the story of the first Chinese New Year. I wonder, can you find out what your Zodiac character is and tell us something about them.


Chinese Alphabet

Can you write your name in Chinese? Follow these steps to have a go.


Chinese Fan Craft

It is hard partying throughout Chinese New Year, you might just need a fan to help cool you down.

You will need:

Paper Plate (cut in half)

2 lollipop sticks



Paint (red is a lucky colour)


Games and Puzzles

Chinese Dragon Game

Chinese New Year Puzzle