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Year of the Rabbit Activities for Kids

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2023 is the Year of the Rabbit, so it’s time to load up on super fun Year of the Rabbit Activities for Kids! The fun part about rabbit activities for 2023 is that the rabbit is actually the luckiest animal out of all the zodiac animals. That means 2023 is going to be a great year! We love anything Chinese zodiac related to the Chinese calendar, as they’re just fun activities to do together as a family.

Everyone in the house will blast with the Chinese New Year while learning all about this lucky zodiac animal. Below you will find super fun activities based on your birth year!

According to the Chinese horoscope, if you were born in the year of the Rabbit:

  • 1915
  • 1927
  • 1939
  • 1951
  • 1963
  • 1975
  • 1987
  • 1999
  • 2011
  • 2023

it is said that you are gentle, noble, approachable, and elegant.

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Rabbit Activities + Printables

Want to learn more about rabbits? Check out these Rabbit Lifecycle Worksheets that can teach the kids all about these cute little bunnies.

Want to dive deeper into Zodiac fun? Check out this Chinese Zodiac Placemat Printable Coloring Page!

Here is many great Year of the Rabbit activities for early learners!

This Year of the Rabbit Worksheet is fun to print and complete!

This Rabbit Origami is an activity perfect for hand-eye coordination and fine motor skills!

Have an artist in the house? Print out this Rabbit page, and let the creativity begin!

Rabbit Crafts

Have some extra pipe cleaners lying around? These Pipe Cleaner Bunnies are super cute and easy to make!

If you want to make something together that the kids can use daily, these Paper Bunny Bookmarks are the best!

These Bunny Finger Puppets are so fun to make, and the kids will have a blast playing with them, too!

Save up those egg cartons and make these Egg Carton Bunnies!

These Bunny Baskets are a really cute decoration and a fun craft to make together as a family!

Paper Bunny Pop Up crafts are a blast to make together!

Rabbit Books + Stories

Want to learn more about this Chinese Zodiac story? You can learn about the various animals and why some may not be included!

Learn all about the Zodiac story and read all about it here!

These Books about Rabbits for Kids are perfect for family storytime or encouraging your kids to learn how to read independently.

The Year of the Rabbit book is an excellent page-turner for kids!

Find out some more details in this story about the rabbit and this year of the Zodiac!



Fun Facts about the Year of the Rabbit

During the Rabbit year, people are believed to be blessed with charm and good fortune. Other interesting facts about this zodiac include: rabbits are considered gentle but wise; they have both feminine and masculine qualities; they show ambition but don’t seek out power; they also enjoy indulging themselves in luxuries.

Many people view Rabbits as a ‘lucky’ sign for these reasons. Those born in a year of the Rabbit are said to be patient and will usually play an essential role in their community.

So whether you believe or not that these fun facts about the Year of the Rabbit will bring good luck, it remains an interesting part of Chinese astrology and culture.

Why is the Year of the Rabbit considered a lucky year?

The Year of the Rabbit is considered a lucky year for many across the globe because of its symbolism in Chinese culture.

According to traditional Chinese beliefs, Rabbits are known for their gentle nature and benevolence, often seen as a nurturing figure full of compassion.

This trait is believed to be transferred onto the people during the Year of Rabbit, granting them luck and good fortune throughout the twelve-month duration.

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