Christmas around the World

Let’s learn about Christmas around the world.

Read the texts and do the exercises.

Typical Christmas in London

 

Typical Christmas in Australia

 

  1. Make a list of customs/traditions concerning Christmas celebration in Portugal.
  2.  Use Adobe Spark Video or Webpage and create a nice presentation on Christmas traditions in Portugal (group work):

 Introduction: How important is the celebration of Christmas in Portugal?

 Development: Christmas traditions in Portugal (decorations, food, habits/customs on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day, presents …)

  Conclusion: Ask questions about Christmas in other countries.

 3. Add another post about your Christmas (individual work).

Introduction:

What do you like most about Christmas?

 What do you dislike most about Christmas?

Development:

How did you and your family celebrate Christmas?

What did you do on Christmas Eve and on Christmas Day? 

What was the best day of your last Christmas holidays? What happened? What did you do? What was so great about it?

What three words do you associate with Christmas? Explain why.

Choose the 5 words that best characterize the past year? Explain why.

Conclusion:

What are your hopes and expectations for 2017 (personal and for the world)?

Add a gallery of photos (your own or from PIXABAY or PHOTOS FOR CLASS).

                                     

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

FREE POST

Write the very best post you can for your visitors to read.

Remember essentials for a great post:

  1. catchy title
  2. includes at least one visual (with attribution) whether photo, cartoon, video or another web 2.0 tool like Voki or Adobe Spark, Movie Maker
  3. interesting topic with the passion of the author coming through
  4. well written and not copy/pasted from somewhere else
  5. shows it has been proofread and spellchecked
  6. written in paragraphs – at least three of them (100/120 words)
  7. includes links to other websites on similar topics – at least one
  8. ends with a question to lure your visitors into leaving a comment

Your choice of topics:

            Autobiography – introduce us to who you are. Share your hobbies, favourite activities, interests, preferences, your personality, what makes you happy, sad, angry, your strengths and weaknesses, your family background, what and who is important to you  and anything else you want others to know about the real you.

Write CAREFULLY and be CREATIVE!!!

A to Z: About Me

About Me

About Thanumi

What is Sidd good at?

          10 ( 15 or 20) Facts about you

10 Things about Sydney

           What are you proud of?

I’m proud of being a Thai

         Music (favourite singers, musicians, bands, types of music)

Antonio Vivaldi, My Favourite Composer

         Favourite person ( a special friend, family member, your personal hero, a celebrity)

My Hero – Nelson Mandela

         Favourite Pets

Most Popular Pets People like to have

        Favourite Places around the World

Where I’d like to go for a month

         Favourite Time of the Year/ Favourite Season

Christmas

Winter

        Travel – where you would like to go and why, where you have been, future travel, what to take when travelling, planning a trip etc

Travelling

        Time travelling – if you could travel in time what period would you visit and why

 OR ANY OTHER TOPIC YOU WOULD LIKE TO WRITE ABOUT       

Write CAREFULLY and be CREATIVE!!!

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