New Year's Learning Ideas
- Auld Lang Syne http://www.chivalry.com/cantaria/lyrics/auldlang.html The lyrics and midi files if you want to investigate the origin of this famous song.
- Billy Bear's Playground http://www.billybear4kids.com/holidays/newyears/fun.htm Online games, word search, puzzles.
- Black Dog's Happy New Year http://blackdog4kids.com/holiday/newyear/ Online games for kids, resolutions, calendars and recipes.
- Calendar and Time-Related Activities http://www.zoomdinosaurs.com/themes/calendar.shtml More generic ideas all relating to time.
- Create a calendar template: http://www.printablecalendar.ca Choose the format you want and select it and it will email it immediately back to you.
- Enchanted Learning http://www.enchantedlearning.com/crafts/newyear/ A few craft ideas, printable calendars, and monthly activity ideas (U.S.A.)
- Idea Activity Place http://www.123child.com/winter/newyear.html Ring in the New Year; using bells as a motif for starting off the New Year.
- Kidproj Multicultural Calendar: New Year http://www.kidlink.org/KIDPROJ/MCC/getmcc.cgi?querytype=match&infotype=holiday&keyword=New+Year children from around the world describe how their families celebrate the New Year.
- Little Giraffes Handprint Calendar http://www.littlegiraffes.com/handprintcalendar.html An excellent idea to focus on children's handprints - starting in January. Use some or all of the ideas!
- Merpy's New Year Celebration http://www.merpy.com/newyear/ How to say Happy New Year in many languages.
- New Year Activity Book http://www.zoomdinosaurs.com/books/holiday/newyear/info/ A 7 page booklet suitable for gr. 1- 3 for New Year's.
- New Year Celebrations http://www.eduplace.com/monthlytheme/january/newyear_activities.html Mask making, fireworks, International ideas
- New Year's Day http://www.abcteach.com/directory/theme_units/month_to_month/a_january/new_years_day/ Writing templates, ready to print and use for the first days back in January. Other links give ideas to start off that first week back.
- New Year's Day http://wilstar.com/holidays/newyear.htm A summary of traditions for a quick reference.
- Primary Games http://www.primarygames.com/holidays/new_years/new_years.htm A few clip art images for you to use, calendar, stationery.
- Teacher Planet - New Year Resource http://www.teacherplanet.com/resource/newyears.php Lessons and units. The only problem with this site is that you get stuck in the frames and cannot use your browser to return. Open up a second web page to copy and paste this address.
- The K Crew New Year's Unit http://www.thekcrew.net/newyears.html Lots of ideas, including making a collage out of New Year's streamers, glitter,...
- The Month After Christmas http://hometown.aol.com/shelltee1/twasmax.html After you've enjoyed Christmas...
New Year's Clip Art
- Cute Colors http://www.cutecolors.com/ Go to free Clip Art Sets
- Graphic Garden 2005 New Year http://www.graphicgarden.com/files8/graphics/linkware/seasonal/newyear1.php
You can download the zip file and extract the images to use. Cute bears.
- Kids Domain http://www.kidsdomain.com/holiday/newyear/clip.html Bears, babes and other links.
- New Year's Clip Art http://misyte.tripod.com/clipart/id49.html several categories
- Pat's Web Graphics http://www.patswebgraphics.com/newyear/newyear.html