January 1st is the first day of the new calendar year in the United States and many other countries around the world. People in America celebrate New Year's Day with parades, football games, special foods, and other customs. Many cultures celebrate New Year's Day on other dates as well. Learn about New Year's celebrations all around the globe in the newly revised New Year's Celebrations Project Pack from In the Hands of a Child. This 56-page project pack includes a 12-page research guide and 16 hands-on activities to help your student learn about the different New Year's Celebrations in the world.