Did you know that the hanging skin under a rooster's beak is called a wattle? Neither did I! Can you complete this rooster picture by drawing on the wattle? Don't forget the eyes, beak and feet too!
Year of the Rooster Printables
2017 is the Chinese Year of the Rooster, we have some fun printables to help your celebrations go with a bang.
This stunning photographic poster featuring a proud rooster will brighten up the walls and wish everyone good luck for the Year of the Rooster! It features one of the most popular Chinese New Year greetings for the year.
Brighten up the walls with this good luck poster for Year of the Rooster 2017 and showcase this popular Chinese New Year greeting.
Print these step by step instructions for kids to learn how to draw a fun cartoon rooster or cockerel.
As shown in our Year of the Rooster poster, the Chinese believe that people born in this are hard-working, talented, punctual, kind, capable and adventurous.
Print this fun rooster or cockerel jigsaw, then cut up using our printable guides so that the kids can put it back together again! It's a fun addition to a Chinese New Year or Farm theme. You will need our jigsaw instructions and cutting guides.
Print out this cute rooster onto card, cut out, then punch holes evenly around the edges for the children to lace or sew. Laminate if you would like to reuse the card.
Perfect for younger children with its simple outlines, this rooster lacing card takes only moments to prepare but is great for fine motor skills - and fun too!
Here's a fun rooster mask to print for farmyard plays, for acting out the story of the Little Red Hen, or perhaps for Chinese New Year!
Use your playdough to finish off this rooster. He needs feet and a beak of course, not to forget a crest and a wattle!
This lovely, bright rooster poster looks great on the walls for a farm topic, and its outlines are just simple enough for cutting and sticking, too.
This rooster or cockerel template has fairly simple lines, although it isn't one to be attempted by your youngest children. It might be useful for a farmyard scene, or your Year of the Rooster crafts. We have provided 3 sizes over 2 pages.
Our second rooster template has a very simplified outline and a solid base which makes it great for younger children to cut out of card and use for their farm crafts or displays. Of course it is also great for Chinese New Year of the Rooster.
This rooster template is just of the head but it is rather striking and I think it could be used in many ways to liven up your displays and crafts.
This fun rooster writing paper is perfect for a farm story, or perhaps for Chinese New Year (for the Year of the Rooster, or writing about the characteristics of people born in it).
Here's a fun set of five printable bookmarks for Year of the Rooster, featuring typical characteristics of people born in that year according to Chinese astrology. Do your "roosters" share the same characteristics?
Wish someone a Happy Chinese New Year with our bright and cheerful Year of the Rooster card. It works best if printed borderless.
Print our Year of the Rooster jigsaw on to card, cut in to strips and ask children to complete the jigsaw using the number 1 - 10 along the bottom to help. For older kids you could cut off the numbers and leave them to work the picture out by themselves!
Children can colour in this Year of the Rooster frame and use it for their writing or drawing projects this Chinese New Year.
It is traditional at Chinese New Year to give presents of money in envelopes to younger friends and relatives. Make the gift, whether real money or perhaps chocolate, extra special with our Year of the Rooster lucky money envelope.
We have colour and black and white versions of our Year of the Rooster ordinal numbers jigsaw to choose from. Print on to card, colour in the picture if using the black and white versions, laminate and cut into strips and then arrange the strips in order from first to tenth.
This Year of the Rooster poster will brighten up a classroom or any Chinese New Year display. It would also make a lovely project or scrapbook cover.