New Year's QR Code Scavenger Hunt!
**Updated October 2016!**
A fun learning activity that can be completed before or after New Years! We all know how crazy kids can be around the holidays, so I created this activity to teach my students a little bit about New Year’s traditions around the world in an original and engaging way. Fair warning- not all of the links are educational (one QR code links to a clip of fireworks and another links to a comic), but we all need to have a little fun sometimes!
How I use this activity in my classroom:
- First, I laminate and cut up the cards. Then I put them on a book ring so students can flip through them easily.
-Next, I pair up students. Each pair gets a set of cards and a device with a QR scanner (iPod, iPad, tablet, etc.)
-Then each pair finds a comfortable spot in the classroom and gets to work!
When everyone is finished, we come together as a class to go over the answers and talk about the positives and the challenges of the activity. We also talk about New Year’s traditions in our own families.
An answer sheet with key is included.
Interested in saving some money? This product is part of a BUNDLE! Check it out here:
-Holidays Around the World BUNDLE
Looking for other QR code activities? Here are some fun ones:
-St. Patrick's Day QR Code Hunt
-Properties of Matter:QR Code Scavenger Hunt
-Around the World with Chris Van Allsburg: Ben's Dream QR Code Hunt
-All About Clouds
Thanks again! I would love to hear any feedback you may have.
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