Some classroom themes for the month of January include themes centered on winter or the 100th day of school. Other good themes include New Year’s celebrations, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., art appreciation, rain forests, polar regions and penguins.
EdHelper.com and EduPlace.com both offer links to printable worksheets and activity sheets based on classroom themes. For example, for a winter-themed unit, both sites offer links to worksheets for various grade levels to reinforce concepts including math, English and spelling, all with winter-related themes. Writing prompts, word finds and reading lists are additional resources for the units on each site. Both sites offer monthly theme suggestions for every month of the year.