Have a look here to get started:
Think of Language /Calligraphy( could you get someone to give a demo?) , Proverbs, Fables, Festivals and Celebrations,Lanterns, Fireworks, Nature( Panda Bamboo), art/ scrolls/Flag/ clothing/silk/fans, Chinese opera/music / food ( could you make some rice or noodle foods? fortune cookies?) / Abacus/ Tangrams...
A board could have the heading: Confucius say.....
It's still the Chinese year of the dragon and the attached lanterns look great when colored and hung in the room.
Write your name in Chinese Characters:
Make a great Chinese dragon:
Grandfather Tang's Story ( children make the pictures from tangram pieces as you read):
Tangram online activities (suit IWB)
Chinese fortune cookies (online)
Make you own paper fortune cookies , tracing a CD, with some double sided tape:
Chinese New Year Games (Online)
Silk Road interactive: