Book 3 Unit 1 Festivals around the world
Period 1 Warming up
Grade: Senior 1
1. To learn to talk about Chinese traditional festivals.
2. To know about foreign festivals.
Step 1: Warming up
Enjoy a video
What is the video about?
How many festivals can you name in 1 minute?
Step 2: Talk about Chinese festivals.
What does it celebrate
What do people do
Step 3: Presentation.
Introduce one of the four Chinese festivals to foreigners. (at least 5 sentences)
When?(…falls on )
Why? (In order to…; in order that/so that…)
What do people do to celebrate it?
Your feelings/memory about it?
Step 4: Guess what foreign festivals they are.
Step 5: Design your own festival
For example, kite festival, pillow fight festival, kids’ carnival
Remember to talk about the following things.
Your poster?(if possible)
Write an essay about the differences and similarities between Thanks-giving day and the Mid-autumn festival .