Do you celebrate the New Year with your students in your classroom? It is not something I have ever done but after seeing these fun lesson plans, I wish I did! Here are some fun free lessons to help celebrate the New Year at school. If you missed last year's post, check it out for more fun free New Years lessons.
Find fun lesson plans about New Years around the world at this site. It has a variety of lessons and links to printable pages and step by step lesson plans.
Busy Teacher has fun lessons for New Years. It is geared towards ESL classrooms but the ideas and lessons I saw could be used for a variety of age levels and subject areas. My favorite was the idea of having students make a classroom calendar.
Lantern Fish. It has printable literacy activities both for older and younger students focused on editing, tense and resolution writing.
I loved the printable worksheets and cute New Years stationary at Activity Village. There are blank pages for students to do journaling or New Years prompt writing, literacy activities and math printables. Very cute font and graphics are used!
Best wishes to you in 2014 and I hope everyone has a great start to their year!