New Year’s Goal Setting Activity and Reflection Writing – UPDATED for 2022!


Start the New Year off with a digital New Year’s goal-setting activity and reflective paragraph assignment.

This digital resource runs on the Google Slides platform and includes an engaging slide deck for students to complete as they set short-term and long-term personal and academic goals.

After setting their goals, students will then come up with an action plan and brainstorm a to-do list of actionable items that will help them reach their goals.

Conclude this assignment with a reflection paragraph.

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