The great race

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


Do the preparation task first. Then watch the story and do the activities.

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!

Average: 4.5 (10 votes)

Submitted by VioletMysticHi on Sun, 23/09/2018 - 05:41

I was born in February so I am the Cow.

Submitted by DJDinosaurViolet on Mon, 05/03/2018 - 05:33

I was born on 2010 so i was tiger.

Hi PrincessDaisySkittle,

Actually DJDinosaurViolet is right, 2010 was the year of the tiger in the Chinese zodiac :-)


Best wishes,


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