The Jade Emperor chose the order of the animals in the Chinese zodiac. How did he decide? Watch and find out!

Traditional story adapted by Sue Clarke | Animation by Cambridge English Online


There are twelve animals in the story. Which one is your favourite? Tell us about it!

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I am a snake!!!
My mum is a cockerel
My grandfather is a monkey
My grandmother is a pig

 I am the year of the monkey.

my year is the rabbit

I'm a goat, mum and dad are monkeys and my grandma it's a tiger!

i am the dragon

 I'm Georgie and my sign of the Zodiac is the Dragon

I am the snake Narek the snake!!!

oh I am the snake too!

 good poor cat.i wish there was the year of the cat.