HAPPY SAINT VALENTINE!

Can you guess the meaning of these idioms about love?







Click on the image and find out more about this celebration with this interactive book



Click on the links and you will find some nice quotes if you want to surprise that special one with a nice postcard.








CHRISTMAS IS COMING!

Click on the image and learn more about Christmas in this interactive book.




Some Christmas games and activities. Choose your favoute one and play! http://www.topmarks.co.uk/christmas/christmasgames.aspx

LET´S SING!!

All I want for Christmas is you 

All I want for Christmas is you (Karaoke version)

Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer Beyonce sings this famous Christmas song.

Happy Christmas (War is over) John Lennon wrote this song about Christmas, and about peace too. Subtitles in English and Spanish










NATIONAL UGLY CHRISTMAS SWEATER DAY







Have you heard about this relatively American tradition? Can you guess what is it about? Click on the image and find out!

https://www.timeanddate.com/holidays/fun/ugly-sweater-day

THANKSGIVING DAY

Maybe you have seen "The Simpsons" Thanksgiving episode, but do you know the origin of this American celebration, or what is "Black Friday" about?
Click on the picture and find out more about Thanksgiving.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lZvtRytTUvc
The First Thanksgiving, by J.L.G. Ferris (c. 1912-5) . Source: Wikipedia Commons

THIS IS HALLOWEEN!

What do you know about Halloween? Try this test!

http://www.englishexercises.org/makeagame/viewgame.asp?id=3016






Do you like this Halloween card? You can also make one!. Use your imagination and one short poem from one of these pages:

http://www.dltk-holidays.com/halloween/halloween_songs.htm Poems, songs and rhymes.

http://www.familyfun.ie/halloween-poems Short Halloween poems.

http://www.theholidayspot.com/halloween/poems.htm Halloween poems and posters.





Learn more about this Celtic festivity.

http://chagall-col.spip.ac-rouen.fr/IMG/didapages/halloween2/index.html Funny interactive book.

http://www.englishexercises.org/makeagame/viewgame.asp?id=1393

http://www.englishexercises.org/makeagame/viewgame.asp?id=2631

 "This is Halloween"

http://www.lyricsgaps.com/exercises/view/942/Quiz 







DESCRIBING PICTURES

One of the tasks in the oral test of this term will be to describe a picture from your reading book. Click on the picture to watch an useful video with expressions (in English and also in French) used when describing a picture.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5lzfD2rLpm8

EL PATITO

Ernie and his friends of Sesame Street make a hilarious parody of a very famous song. Can you guess which one? Watch the video and find out.