Looking for fun, themed educational activities? These worksheets will help kids in Years 3–6 practise their maths and reading comprehension skills. They’re ready to download and print for easy use at home or at school!
Chinese New Year, also known as the Spring Festival, is celebrated by millions of people globally with feasts, fireworks and family traditions that have been passed down for generations. Each new year is represented by an animal of the Chinese Zodiac. In 2023, 22nd January marks the start of the Year of the Rabbit.
This maths worksheet for children in Year 3 and 4 is a fun way to:
Revise times tables
Practice multiplication and division
In this code-breaking activity, each animal of the Chinese Zodiac represents a different number. Children will have to crack the codes and calculate the answer to 12 division and multiplication questions.
This multiplication and division worksheet is designed for children in Year 5 and 6. It’s another fun code-breaking game, where each animal of the Chinese Zodiac represents a number.
Children will need to solve 12 questions which help them practise:
Mental maths using the four operations (+ - x ÷)
Order of operations (BODMAS or BIDMAS)
The commutative law for multiplication
The answers are on the last page of each worksheet. Good luck!
This English reading comprehension worksheet is for children in Year 5 and 6 (ages 9–11). Children will read a short passage and learn about the legend of how Chinese New Year began. They will then see ten questions to help them practise key comprehension skills:
The answers are at the bottom of page 3.
Did your child find these activities helpful?
Atom Nucleus is an award-winning online learning platform which gives your child access to thousands of interactive resources.
90,000+ questions in English, maths, science, verbal & non-verbal reasoning
Automatic marking and progress data
Helpsheets and tutorial videos
Daily lessons led by engaging teachers
Nucleus is designed to help children aged 7–11 love learning, thrive in the classroom, and excel in entrance exams. Why not give it a try? You and your child can use the full features of Nucleus for free for 5 days (cancel anytime)!
Atom Learning Ltd. is registered and incorporated in England and Wales. Company Registration Number: 10867907 VAT number: 316903508 Copyright Atom Learning Ltd. All rights reserved.