🏮 Lessons we’ve made on this topic:
– Gift Giving
– East & West: Cultural Differences

A2 Level (Elementary)

  1. What colors do you see during Chinese New Year?
  2. What foods do people eat during Chinese New Year?
  3. Have you ever seen a dragon dance? What does it look like?
  4. Why do people use fireworks during Chinese New Year?
  5. What do you know about the Chinese zodiac animals?
  6. How do people decorate their homes for Chinese New Year?
  7. Do you know any Chinese New Year greetings?
  8. What games or activities do children do during Chinese New Year?
  9. Why is Chinese New Year important in Chinese culture?
  10. How is Chinese New Year different from other new year celebrations?
  11. What gifts do people give during Chinese New Year?
  12. Do people wear special clothes for Chinese New Year?
  13. What stories or legends are associated with Chinese New Year?
  14. How do people prepare for Chinese New Year?
  15. What music do you hear during Chinese New Year celebrations?
  16. Do you know any Chinese New Year traditions?
  17. How long does the Chinese New Year celebration last?
  18. What do people wish for during Chinese New Year?
  19. Have you ever participated in a Chinese New Year celebration?
  20. Why are red and gold important colors for Chinese New Year?

B1 Level (Intermediate)

  1. How do Chinese New Year traditions reflect Chinese culture?
  2. Discuss the symbolism of the dragon in Chinese New Year.
  3. What is the significance of family reunions during Chinese New Year?
  4. How do Chinese New Year celebrations vary across different regions?
  5. What are the customs associated with the Lunar New Year?
  6. Discuss the importance of traditional food during Chinese New Year.
  7. How has Chinese New Year evolved over time?
  8. What role do elders play in Chinese New Year celebrations?
  9. How do Chinese New Year customs promote good luck and fortune?
  10. Discuss the impact of Chinese New Year on global culture.
  11. What are the environmental impacts of Chinese New Year celebrations?
  12. How do Chinese diaspora communities celebrate New Year differently?
  13. Discuss the significance of the Lantern Festival.
  14. How do businesses and markets prepare for Chinese New Year?
  15. What is the cultural importance of red envelopes during Chinese New Year?
  16. How is Chinese New Year celebrated in schools?
  17. What are some popular superstitions related to Chinese New Year?
  18. Discuss the role of music and performances in New Year celebrations.
  19. How does Chinese New Year promote cultural unity?
  20. What are the challenges of preserving traditional practices in modern times?

B2 Level (Upper Intermediate)

  1. Analyze the cultural significance of the Chinese zodiac system.
  2. Discuss the social and economic impact of Chinese New Year.
  3. How does Chinese New Year reflect the values of Chinese society?
  4. Analyze the role of mythology in Chinese New Year traditions.
  5. Discuss the balance between tradition and modernity in New Year celebrations.
  6. How does Chinese New Year foster community and family bonds?
  7. Analyze the global influence of Chinese New Year as a cultural phenomenon.
  8. Discuss the importance of ritual and symbolism in Chinese New Year.
  9. How have Chinese New Year traditions adapted to the modern world?
  10. Analyze the role of Chinese New Year in promoting cultural diversity.
  11. Discuss the impact of globalization on Chinese New Year celebrations.
  12. How does Chinese New Year contribute to cultural identity?
  13. Analyze the influence of Chinese New Year on international relations.
  14. Discuss the challenges of maintaining authenticity in New Year celebrations.
  15. How does Chinese New Year reflect the history of China?
  16. Analyze the role of technology in modern Chinese New Year celebrations.
  17. Discuss the integration of Chinese New Year in multicultural societies.
  18. How does Chinese New Year influence global fashion and design?
  19. Analyze the significance of storytelling in Chinese New Year traditions.
  20. Discuss the economic implications of Chinese New Year on global markets.

C1 Level (Advanced)

  1. Evaluate the socio-political aspects of Chinese New Year celebrations.
  2. Discuss the role of Chinese New Year in shaping national identity.
  3. Analyze the transformation of Chinese New Year in the digital era.
  4. Evaluate the impact of Chinese New Year on global tourism.
  5. Discuss the cultural diplomacy aspects of Chinese New Year.
  6. Analyze the role of Chinese New Year in the global cultural exchange.
  7. Discuss the environmental concerns related to Chinese New Year festivities.
  8. Evaluate the role of Chinese New Year in the preservation of intangible heritage.
  9. Analyze the impact of consumerism on Chinese New Year celebrations.
  10. Discuss the evolution of Chinese New Year in the context of cultural globalization.

C2 Level (Proficiency)

  1. Critique the representation of Chinese New Year in global media.
  2. Analyze the intersection of Chinese New Year and contemporary art.
  3. Discuss the philosophical underpinnings of Chinese New Year rituals.
  4. Evaluate the role of Chinese New Year in global cultural narratives.
  5. Analyze the impact of Chinese New Year on international business dynamics.
  6. Discuss the cultural appropriation issues in the context of Chinese New Year.
  7. Analyze the influence of Chinese New Year on world cinema.
  8. Critically assess the role of Chinese New Year in shaping global Chinese identity.
  9. Explore the implications of Chinese New Year on transnational cultural practices.
  10. Analyze the role of Chinese New Year in shaping intercultural understanding.