Recipe for a Happy New Year: New Year 2018 Activity

Updated especially for New Year 2018! Recipe for a Happy New Year (including full lesson Powerpoint and all templates) - a fun new year project and display for your classroom!

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Here is a fun activity to help your pupils think about what will make this new year successful!
Pupils will create a recipe for a happy new year (the writing activity is included in the Powerpoint lesson provided) and then they can use the templates to turn it into a fabulous baker craft, perfect for display!

This resource includes:
- A full lesson powerpoint including discussion points and a differentiated writing activity.
- A teacher instruction pack
- A template pack for making the back to school chef craft

This is an easy, fun activity perfect for the primary classrooms!

Please note that due to terms of use in the images used, the Powerpoint file is not editable.

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  • Recipe-for-a-Happy-New-Year-Instructions-*-KS2history.pdf
  • Recipe-for-Happy-New-Year-PPT*KS2History.pptx
  • Recipe-for-a-Great-School-Year-Template-Pack*KS2History.pdf

About this resource


Created: Aug 10, 2017

Updated: Feb 22, 2018

Lesson plan

pdf, 6 MB



pptx, 28 MB



pdf, 9 MB


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