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(Updated on 20/02/2013)





Related pages :

Holidays and Traditions (by alphabetical order) + Holidays and Traditions by month + Birthday

+ Resources (Holidays and Traditions) :
Around the world - Europe - UK / US
- Up Helly Aa-
Shrove Tuesday and Lent
- The Big Egg Hunt - Oak Apple Day -
Trooping the Colour
- Whitsun - Abbots Bromley Horn Dance-
Calendars
- Encyclopedia - Cliparts and Flashcards - Cards to send -
Exercises - Lesson plans - Webquests - Interactive games - Games to print


Carnivals

 


Flashcards and Cliparts :

  • Holiday Images : Christmas Images - Easter - St Patrick's Day - Valentines Images (aussi en ESPAGNOL) flashcards
    Click on Flashcard Library.
    (esl-library.com)


 

  • Images et gifs animés (klepios.free)

 

  • Special Halloween avec des milliers d'images animées de petites tailles (users.skynet.be)

 

 

Photos :

  • Carnaval - with photos -
    San Francisco - Toronto - London - New York - Trinidad - New Orleans - Vera Cruz, MX
    (carnaval.com)

 

Facts :

 

Vocabulary :

  • Fêtes - "Use your mouse to see the words" - avec son (languageguide.org)

 

  • HAPPY HALLOWEEN ! (Hervé Humbert)
    "Passe la souris sur les mots et LIS EN BAS DE LA PAGE comment ils s'écrivent en anglais."


 

  • celebrations and events - a lesson proposed by Randall S. Davis (esl-lab) with :
    - a list of commonly-used vocabulary with a recording of the words in RealMedia format.
    - a short quiz to test students' comprehension of some of the words,
    - a Follow-Up exercise for expanding students' use of the vocabulary in a conversation with a partner or group.

 

 

 

Listening :

  • Party Time!
    I. Pre-Listening Exercises
    II. Listening Exercises
    III. Post-Listening Exercises
    Level: medium / Topic: descriptions / Type: conversation / Speakers: man - woman
    (esl-lab.com)

 

  • American Holidays
    "Listen carefully to the small audio file and pick the matching Holiday."
    Activity created by: Renée Maufroid


 

  • Fêtes - "Use your mouse to see the words" - avec son (languageguide.org)

 

  • Holidays - LISTEN! + transcript (beginner) - (elllo.org)
    "Match the audio with the picture."


  • celebrations and events - a lesson proposed by Randall S. Davis (esl-lab) with :
    - a list of commonly-used vocabulary with a recording of the words in RealMedia format.
    - a short quiz to test students' comprehension of some of the words,
    - a Follow-Up exercise for expanding students' use of the vocabulary in a conversation with a partner or group.
  • The World (with exercises) : Holiday Traditions (Difficult) - (esl-lab.com)

 

INTERACTIVE exercises :

  • My Sleepover Party - "Watch the presentation and learn some words with the 4 activities..."
    Flashcards / Matching / Concentration / Word search
    Created by Renée Maufroid. (Ac. Lille)

 

  • Party time - interactive quiz - 6 questions
    (BBC)
  • Festivals (British Council)
    "Take a look at the article, poem, cartoon, word game, trivia and links."

 

 

 

  • Identify some of the classic figures of Halloween lore. Match the words to the correct picture. (about.com)

 

 

Exercises TO PRINT :

  • Invitations (Rebecca W) - PowerPoint Presentation (primaryresources.co.uk)
  • Halloween - exercises (6ème - 5ème) (British Council)

 

  • Carnival - a lesson plan (Elementary - Pre-Intermediate)
    with Notting Hill Carnival, London - Rio de Janeiro Carnival - New Orleans Mardi Gras
    +
    New Orleans Mardi Gras (information, history, pictures and videos)
    (reward-english)
  • Carnival for Pre-Intermediate - Intermediate - (reward-english)

 

Lesson plans :

 

  • December: A Month of Multicultural Holiday Celebrations (Education World)
    "Handfuls of great teaching lessons and resources!"

  • celebrations and events - a lesson proposed by Randall S. Davis (esl-lab) with :
    - a list of commonly-used vocabulary with a recording of the words in RealMedia format.
    - a short quiz to test students' comprehension of some of the words,
    - a Follow-Up exercise for expanding students' use of the vocabulary in a conversation with a partner or group.
  • Carnival -
    "In this lesson, you will learn some basic vocabulary and facts on the Rio de Janeiro Carnival in Brazil and the Notting Hill Carnival in London, Great Britain." (absolutenglish-972)
  • Carnival - a lesson plan (Elementary - Pre-Intermediate)
    with Notting Hill Carnival, London - Rio de Janeiro Carnival - New Orleans Mardi Gras - (reward-english)


  • Carnival for Pre-Intermediate - Intermediate - (reward-english)



INTERACTIVE games :

  • Jeu jeopardy pour 5èmes (New Enjoy 5) : chap B1L4 sur les dates et les fêtes (ppt)
    Créé par Dulce Araujo (Ac. Nancy-Metz)


Games TO PRINT :

  • BINGO CARDS
    CARTOON CHARACTERS / HOLIDAYS / MISCELLANEOUS
    (dltk-cards.com)

 

  • Holidays - word search - 3 levels (discoveryeducationalsoftware.co.uk)
  • Christmas - word search - 3 levels (discoveryeducationalsoftware.co.uk)

 

Songs :

 

  • Rebecca Black - Friday (YouTube) - UPDATED
    + the LYRICS
    "7 am, waking up in the morning
    Gotta be fresh, gotta go downstairs...
    Everybody’s lookin’ forward to the weekend...
    Yesterday was Thursday, Thursday
    Today i-is Friday, Friday (Partyin’)...
    Tomorrow is Saturday
    And Sunday comes after...wards
    I don’t want this weekend to end..."

    (directlyrics.com)

 

  • Celebration by Cool and The Gang : - UPDATED
    "There's a party going on right here
    a celebration to last throughout the years.
    So bring your good times and your laughter too"

    (metrolyrics.com)
  • Monster Mash by Bobby Boris Pickett :
    "... my eyes beheld an eerie sight
    For my monster from his slab began to rise...
    To the master bedroom where the vampires feast
    The ghouls all came from their humble abodes...
    The zombies were having fun...
    The guests included Wolf Man
    Dracula and his son...
    Igor on chains, backed by his baying hounds
    The coffin-bangers were about to arrive..."
  • Party For Two by Shania Twain :
    "Come on and join the fun...
    I'm having a party
    A party for two
    Invitin' nobody
    Nobody but you"

 

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