Christmas, St. Nikolaus, New Year

Unit Lessons

Theme: Special Events and Holidays

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Christmas, St. Nikolaus, New Year #1: Auld Lang Syne

Lesson Overview: Children have heard the tune to Auld Lang Syne, but very few of them know the words or what the lyrics mean.  In this lesson, the children learn about the song, its origins, and how to sing it.  I love to do this lesson early in January when… Read more

Betty Turpin

Christmas, St. Nikolaus, New Year #3: Good King Wenceslas

Lesson Overview: In this holiday lesson, students will learn the old carol “Good King Wenceslas” by John Mason Neale.  Many students are unfamiliar with the song, but it is a traditional carol that the students will enjoy learning and singing together. Lesson Plan: Suggested Grades: 4-5 Objective: To teach the… Read more

Betty Turpin