World Link: World Link Unit 8: Special Occasions
Lesson A: Holidays & Celebrations Slide2: Level 2 On line resources: Student site
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A: What’s the date today?
B: It’s September 10th
Month of the year:
January, February, March, April, may, June, July, August, September, October, November and December
1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th…
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Describe holydays and celebrations:
Valentine Day, Christmas, Carnival, Halloween…..
Tell about your birthday:
A: When's your birthday?
B: It’s on November 14th
Talk about the seasons of the year:
winter spring summer and fall
Use expressions to celebrate:
Happy birthday, Congratulations, Merry Christmas, Happy Mother’s Day!
Write about an interesting holyday. Things to Do and Say Grammar Points to Practice Use prepositions in and on!
On Christmas Day
On the twenty fifth of December
Use how long with Preposition of time from… to
A: How long is the meeting?
B: It’s from 7:00 to 9:00
A: How long does the meeting last?
B: It lasts for two hours
It’s two hours long
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83 Use prepositions in and on: Use prepositions in and on Slide15: Special days. Answer these questions and write a paragraph about you. Follow the model. What’s your name?
What’s your favorite month of the year and why?
What’s your favorite day of the week? Why?
What is your favorite day of the year?
What do you eat or drink on that day?
What do you do or where do you go?
When’s your birthday?
When were you born?
How old are you?
You can add more questions if you want to….
Hi, My name’s Doris. My favorite month of the year is November. I love to celebrate my birthday and Chinita's Fair in November. My favorite day of the week is Friday, because I don’t have to work on Saturday. My favorite day of the year is my birthday. That say I eat cake and drink some wine or just have a coke. We celebrate my birthday at home with my family and friends. My birthday is on November 14th. I was born in 1965. I’m 43 years old and this year I’m going to be 44…… Now, interview a partner and write a paragraph about your partner. Slide19: PAGE
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88 Slide25: may march june July august November February April September january october december February sixteen August twenty third November nineth October first April fifteenth July second June twenty fourth March eighteenth Slide26: 5 4 1 3 6 2 6 4 1 3 2 5 What´s the date today It´s july sixteenth Tomorrow is my grandma´s birthday Oh!, and how old she is? She´s seventy three Slide27: In in On on In on on In in on Our vacations is in summer Our party is on new year´s day Schools are closed on national day His birthday is in winter My father was born in 1950 Christmas is on december 25 c on in in in c Slide28: 4
5 long From to long for From to for long From to Slide29: b c a Paulo Amara Brazil Carnaval Korea Chusok She sees all her cousins Karen Schmidt Germany She loves her traditional tree Slide30: National Decorate Flags special parades wear traditional Favorite