What year was 2015 on the Chinese calendar?
It was the Year of the Goat in 2015. The animals of the Chinese calender rotate.
People born in the Year of the Goat are calm, artistic, well-mannered, and compassionate.
How do people prepare for Chinese New Year?
They clean their houses, buy new clothes, get haircuts, and pay off old debts.
These actions symbolize a fresh start.
What are these?
They are Chinese lanterns. They are made from paper and are very delicate.
Paper lanterns are hung above streets for Chinese New Year.