Ring in the New Year with these writing and activity pages for your mid to upper elementary students (3-6th grade). Use as warm-ups, additions to your lesson plans, time-fillers, sub assignments, or just for fun! If you have time, encourage students to share their essays and New Year’s resolutions with a partner or the class.
New Year Celebration Word Search (with key)
Reflections Writing Prompt
A Look into the Future Writing Prompt
New Year’s Resolutions
Google Your Way into the New Year! (with key)
Tic-Tac-Toe! New Year’s Writing Choice Board
Blank Lined Paper (for choice board writing)
Sample essay question:
Imagine ringing in the New Year 20 years from now!
How old will you be? What do you hope to have accomplished in life?
Write a prediction of where you see yourself in 20 years.
Written in American English.