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koinobori craft

Grade Level(s): K-3

Resource Type: Crafts

Total Pages: 2

Answer Key & Rubric: NA

File Type: PDF

Kodomo no hi, Japan’s annual Children’s Day celebration every May 5th, includes unique traditions and decorations – such as flying koinobori (carp streamers) outside buildings and homes. They symbolize strength and determination and are believed to bring luck and good fortune to the children.

Follow step-by-step directions to assemble a koinobori for the celebration.

Download the Koinobori Song

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