Explore New Year's Traditions!


This lesson plan is centered around New Year's Day traditions with hands-on, creative-themed activities and experiments to engage school-age learners. This day camp unit offers a 6-hour lesson plan. It features suggestions for hands-on activities, outdoor play, and social-emotional learning. Activities are standards-aligned to ensure quality content that helps children gain knowledge and prepare to move forward in grade school.

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Lesson Outline:

  • Class discussion- New Year's Day
  • Noise Maker
  • Chinese New Year Ribbon Dance
  • Make Your Own Confetti Popper
  • Wishful Fortune Cookie
  • Social-emotional learning – New Year Writing Prompt
  • Confetti Fun