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.