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MASCOTS

Examples Listening
Exercises to print Pictures
Interactive exercises Videos
Lesson plans Webquests

(Updated on 13/06/2016)

 


Related pages :

Olympic Games
Sports
Symbols

 

 

Examples :

  • See Olympic Games

  • The Top 8 Tastiest Mascots
    (neatorama.com)


    "In the 1970s, faculty at Evergreen State College wanted a silly mascot
    that embodied the school's principles: nonviolent, flexible, long-lived,
    willing to dig deep. Their fight song?..."

  • Military Mascots - a slideshow
    "The collection includes images from Australian War Memorial, US Library of Congress and National Library of Scotland."
    (picryl.com)
  • Even the fake furlong is fixed
    "The venerable Mascot Grand National has been infiltrated in recent years by contestants who are bent on winning, which is hardly in the spirit of the British sport."

    (telegraph.co.uk)




    Mascot Grand National hit by boycott
    "It is an annual race that pits an array of furry dragons, giant farmyard animals, oversized birds, and fluffy poachers and pirates against one another...
    Dozens of competitors are boycotting the charity race because they believe it has been hijacked by "ringers". "

    (telegraph.co.uk)


    The Mascot Grand National 
    "is an annual race over hurdles between the mascots of various football and other sports teams. It is held at Huntingdon Racecourse in The Stukeleys near Huntingdon, CambridgeshireEngland."

    (Wikipedia)
  • Park Guide Is Equally Bright Eyed and Bushy Tailed
    "Pearl, the product of a year-long public contest and design process, is the New York City Parks and Recreation Department’sfirst official mascot...
    Soon, she will be appearing on signs, handouts and various places all over the city’s 29,000-acre park system." 

    (cityroom.blogs.nytimes.com)

 

  • List of mascots (Wikipedia)
    1 College mascots
    2 Computer mascots
    3 Commercial mascots
    4 Professional sports mascots
    5 Public service mascots
    6 Video and computer game mascots
    7 Formerly used mascots...


    Campbell Camels
  • Mascots in the Pet Cemetery (roadsideamerica.com)

 

 

Cliparts :


31 Unbelievable High School Mascots 
(mentalfloss.com)

 

Mascots – Clipart
(k-read.net)


 

Listening :

  • ** Katie : mascots and colors in US schools ** par Katie (Indiana, USA) - 13 septembre 2011
    Katie explains the US tradition for each school to have a mascot and/or specific colors.

    (audio-lingua.fr)

 

INTERACTIVE exercises :

 

Exercises TO PRINT :

  • Breakfast Mascot Alphabet
    "Who doesn't love sugary sweet cereal for breakfast (well, besides moms everywhere).
    I wanted to pay tribute to these memorable mascots with this magically delicious design."

    (baboondesign.blogspot.fr)

 

Lesson plans :

  • Ronald McDonald to promote fitness - a lesson plan
    with "a news article, listening (MP3 file), communication activities, pair work, discussion, reading and vocabulary exercises." (breakingnewsenglish.com)

 

 

Webquests :

 

Videos :

 

 

Cereal Mascot Reunion
with  Frankenberry, Trix Rabbit,  Count ChoculaCap'n CrunchTony The Tiger 

(rob-sheridan.com)