5 ways to start 2021 at secondary

Activities and lesson resources on resolutions, target setting and behaviour expectations to get your students off to a great start in the new year.

Tes Resources Team

Secondary Students Setting Targets For The New Year

Resources to help you to kick-start learning and re-engage your students in the new term

Going back to work after the holidays is never easy, particularly in these unprecedented times where school closures are uncertain and more online learning is taking place. So to help make the transition back into learning a little easier for both you and your learners we’ve hand-picked a selection of new years resources.

New Year assembly

Start the new year as you mean to go on and set clear expectations and aspirations for your students with these new year assembly resources, perfect to deliver in person or virtually.

New Year Assembly 2021
Rekks SabAb

New Year Assembly 2021

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Powerpoint opens with video of London Fireworks. It then celebrates some highlights of 2020, looking at examples of kindness, heroism, community spirit eg Marcus Rashford, Cpt Tom Moore, applauding NHS heroes. Students are then asked to reflect on how they can contribute to their community through...
New Year
TeachElite

New Year

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New Year - Assembly /Tutor Time 2020 This resource pack contains + 1x Assembly and 1 x tutor time PPT that can extend over two sessions . All PowerPoints are fully resourced with YouTube links and activities to discuss the topic in question. New Year Assembly pack contains a PPT (12 Sl...

Set resolutions

Consider effective resolution-making with your students and discuss how to write meaningful targets.

My New Year's Resolution
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My New Year's Resolution

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This powerpoint introduces pupils to the concept of reflective practice, through writing a review of the year and New Year's resolution. It takes them through 4 common steps of reflective practice - recall, evaluation, analysis and forming an action plan. Aimed at upper KS2, this could be adapted fo...
New Year resolutions for KS3 AND KS4
chachapluche

New Year resolutions for KS3 AND KS4

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Perfect for January!!! Two separate resource packs to cater for your beginners and intermediates at the same time. Gets students reading, translating, writing and playing games with New Year Resolutions as a theme. NO actual lesson included, just lots of practice and easy to challenging activities...

Target setting for the new term

Based on Smart principles, these target-setting templates help older students to not only identify, but also to decide how they will achieve their goals ahead of exam season.

SMART Target Setting
EC Resources

SMART Target Setting

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1 hour PowerPoint and worksheets, clips - all well differentiated - enabling any class to set their own smart targets for any subject. These resources have been designed to be engaging, detailed and easy to follow. All our resources are editable (so easy to adapt for your classes) and are designed ...

Reset learning expectations

Recap your expectations for learning and behaviour in the classroom whether it be in person or virtual.

Thinking skills activities

Get your pupils back into the habit of exercising their brains and thinking creatively with this collection of games and puzzles, perfect for form time.

New Year
GoodMorningChildren

New Year

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This resource pack is designed specifically for 11 to 12 year olds. It comprises 10 short activities including material that encourages the children to consider what they could achieve in the coming year. There are literacy, numeracy and thinking skill activities - all with a New Year theme. An...