These are New Year themed center activities that are great with Kindergartners and First Graders.
Included in this product are the following:
Remembering Center — In this center your students reflect on their favorite memories of last year by writing them down on the stars included. Have them color or decorate their stars (glitter optional) and display on a bulletin board for the New Year. Example included!
New Year Goals Center — In this center your students will create their goals for the new year. Print out the star templates given. Have your students write down their goals and assemble. Place these Star Goals on their desk to encourage reaching their goals. Examples included!
Blast off Center — In this center your students will complete a rocket puzzle by using pattern blocks. Use wooden or plastic pattern block pieces or print out the pattern block pieces included on white cardstock. Cut out and use to complete the puzzle. Answer key included.
Time Line Center — In this center your students will complete time lines for the days of the week, months of the year, and years 2015-2044. Use the cut outs to complete the time lines. Two worksheets are provided for differentiation. One for Kindergartners and one for First Graders. Answer key and example has been provided for you.
Party Hat Center — In this center your students will create a party hat to celebrate the new year. 3 different templates are provided. Print out the template of your choice on white cardstock. Have your students color and decorate them. As an added bonus, add strips of colored constructions paper or a pom-pom to the top of the hat. Secure the hats by using 5-6 rubbers bands. Examples are provided for you.
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