Here's a lovely colouring page featuring a cute pig, one of the animals in the Chinese Zodiac. Perhaps you could colour his coat in red, the colour associated with good luck!
Year of the Pig
What kind of person is the person born into Year of the Pig? Find out below, and enjoy our Year of the Pig printables, too.
Year of the Pig Dates
- 4th February 1935 - 23rd January 1936
- 1st January 1947 - 9th February 1948
- 8th February 1959 - 27th January 1960
- 27th January 1971 - 24th February 1972
- 13th February 1983 - 1st February 1984
- 31st January 1995 - 18th February 1996
- 18th February 2007 - 6th February 2008
Next Year of the Pig
5th February 2019 - 24th January 2020
The person born into the Year of the Pig is noble and chivalrous, honest and helpful. They are someone you will definitely appreciate by your side when you are in a pickle! Do you have a problem? The pig is happy to try to help you solve it. They will also forgive you if you do them wrong - but only up to a certain point, so don't abuse their trust. A pig doesn't like to get into an argument, but he or she can have a quick temper.
Our Year of the Pig poster shows the characteristics of people born in the Year of the Pig - which are that they tend to be honest, sincere, chivalrous, forgiving, helpful and noble.
See if the kids can copy our simple picture of a pig, using the grid to help them. Careful drawing and concentration required!
Do you have a pig in your house or your classroom? Then print out these fun bookmarks (five to a page) and distribute. Will they share the typical characteristics of someone born in Year of the Pig?