New years can be a fun time to do some special projects with your kids or the kids at your school. Here are some great sites that offer fun new years projects for kids:
Great worksheets, printable pictures and fun ideas can be found at Apples for the Teacher: http://www.apples4theteacher.com/holidays/new-years-day/.
New Year’s Resolutions are a great way for kids to set come goals for the upcoming year. For an idea on a goal of healthy eating visit http://pediatrics.about.com/od/parentingadvice/a/06_kid_resolutn.htm. For more great solutions ideas visit: http://www.happywink.org/newyearfestival/new-years-resolutions-for-kids…..
Lesson Plans for New Years about the holiday and resolutions can be found at http://www.teachervision.fen.com/new-years/activity/4136.html.
New Year Superstition: Older children like to hear about superstitions associated with holidays. There is a great list of New Years Superstitions at http://www.happywink.org/newyearfestival/new-year-superstitions.html.
The Groovy Party Chest contains a whole box of fun games for younger children and students. There is a racing frogs game, beautiful paper to make folding crafts, charades games, hick pinks, scavenger hunt supplies and more. The magic chest can be found wherever University Games are sold or at: http://www.shopping.com/university-games-groovy-party-chest/info.
I hope these Ideas will give your kids plenty to do this New Years.