Christmas Boxing Day New Year’s Day St. Valentine’s Day Shrove Tuesday April Fool’s Day Mother’s Day Father’s Day Good Friday Easter Easter Monday May day Spring bank holiday Summer bank holiday Halloween Guy Fawkes Night Which of these holidays are public?
Match the holiday and its symbol : • Easter • Christmas
Shrove Tuesday • Pancake Day • Boxing day
Guy Fawkes Night • Halloween
St. Valentine’s day • Halloween
Christmas • Easter
Guy Fawkes Night • St. Valentine’s day
Traditional food Halloween
Good Friday Hot cross buns Fish
Easter Day Eggs Roast Lamb Chicken
Mother’s Day Simnel cake
Children write letters to a) Santa Claus b) the Queen c) Big Ben
The 25th of December is • Christmas Day • New Year • Boxing Day
People buy a) presents b) Christmas tree с) All of these things
Santa Claus puts presents … a) under the Christmas tree b) in children`s stockings c) in bags
Every year there is a big Christmas tree in … square a) Trafalgar b) Times c) Red
The Christmas Tree is a present from people of … to the people of Great Britain. a) Norway b) Russia c) America
For Christmas dinner the English eat … a) pizza b) hamburgers c) turkey
The day after Christmas is … a) New Year b) Boxing Day c) Mother`s Day
Complete the sentences • In England Christmastime begins in… • People organise… • They drink hot… • Children talk about Christmas… • In England they celebrate Christmas… • People buy… • They decorate… • In England children write letters to… • Children find presents in… • People eat… and…
Check your answers 1. November 2. parties 3.chocolate 4. miracles 5. on 25 December 6. presents 7. Christmas trees 8. Santa Claus 9. the stockings 10. a turkey, Christmas pudding
Scotland the first footer a piece of coal a piece of bread a silver coin Hogmanay
Should auld acquaintance be forgot, And auld lang syne? We’ll take a cup of kindness yet, For auld lang syne!... Should auld acquaintance be forgot, And never brought to mind? For auld lang syne, my dear, For auld lang syne, HogmanayAuld lang syne • Should auld acquaintance be forgot, • And never brought to mind? • Should auld acquaintance be forgot, • And auld lang syne? • For auld lang syne, my dear, • For auld lang syne, • We’ll take a cup of kindness yet, • For auld lang syne!...
Make an Easter card • A basket is pink. • Easter Bunny is orange. • A chicken is yellow. • One egg in the basket is green. • Two eggs in the basket are blue. • A big egg at the basket is red. • A small egg at the basket is brown.
on the 31-st of October. When do the British people celebrate Halloween? It is big and orange. It has a candle inside. These animals can fly. They are the symbols of Halloween. These women can fly.
It is a black animal. It likes milk. What do the children wear on Halloween? The children go to their neighbours and say… It is hot. People put it inside of the pumpkin.