Match the names of the celebrations/ holidays with the months that they take place in. January February March April May June July August September October November December Mother’s Day International Children’s Day US Independence Day Christmas’s Eve Halloween Mid Fall Festival Vietnam Teacher’s Day International Women’s Day International Lefthanders’ Day Valentine’s Day New Year’s Eve April’s Fool
Now discuss with your partners what people often do during those holidays ?
Vocabulary Game (2)
Match the words that best describe the weather of each season (work with a partner) dry humid wet cold freezing sunny windy rainy comfortable below freezing breezy cool chilly drizzling fog/foggy heatwave boiling tropical storms snowstorms cloudy snowy nice warm hot Spring: Summer Autumn Winter
A. Listen to the recording and tick the words that you hear winter outside prefer peak of the summer long lazy days June summer man autumn grey going back to school autumn leaves walking in the woods fan of the winter December snow Christmas celebrations January worst months of the year march april the first windy feelings summer heat light dark have a walk
B. Listen to the recording again and decide whether each statement is true (T) or false (F) 1. Richard loves winter 2. It’s December now 3. There’s often snow in the UK in the winter 4. There’re a lot of celebrations and parties during Christmas 5. Both of the speakers were born in the Spring...