Winter Holidays (7 form)

Норець Т. В., ЗОШ № 2, м. Фастів, Київська обл.

Materials: course book “Oxford Team” pre-intermediate.

Lesson objectives: to revise the vocabulary onthe topic; to practice pupils’ reading and writingskills; to encourage pupils to talk about winter holidays;to reinforce topic items and students’ knowledgeof the topic.


Procedure

Warming-up
T. We are going to have winter holidays in some weeks, so I want you to answer the questions:
  • When are you going to finish school for the winter holidays?
  • Do you like the winter holidays?
  • What are you going to do while you at home?
  • Are you going to go on holidays anywhere?
 
Reading
T. I’d like you to read Max’s email to his cousin and find three things he is going to do in the winter holidays. (Card 1)

Post-reading task

Correct the false sentences. (Card 2)

1. Max finishes school this week.
2. Max’s going to decorate his classroom.
3. His cousins live in Lviv.
4. Max’s going to go on holiday with his parents.
5. His classmates are going to teach him to ski.
6. He doesn’t really want to go to Bukovel.
 
Writing
1. Do you put these expressions at the beginning or end of an informal letter. (Card 3)
2. Complete the sentences with the expressions in the box of the previous exercise. (Card 4)
3. Write an email about your plans using informal expressions. Use the writing guide to help you. (Card 5)
 
 

Card 1

 
Find three things he is going to do in the winter holidays.
 
Dear Sophie,
Thanks for your message. It was great to hear from you and to find out your news.
We are finishing school for the winter holidays in some weeks.
At the moment everyone’s talking about what they’re going to do.
The first thing I’m going to do in the olidays is to decorate the New Year’s Tree.
I hope Santa Claus will bring some good presents for me and my family.
After that I’m going to stay with my cousins in Kyiv for about three days.
I really like my cousins.
Finally, I’m going to go to Bukovel with my class master and classmates.
We’re going to stay in a hotel.
My friends are going to teach me to snowboard.
I can’t wait!
What are you going to do during your winter holidays?
Write back soon and tell me all about it.
Say hi to everyone. 
 
Love
Max

 

 

Card 2

Correct the false sentences.
 
1. Max finishes school this week.
2. Max’s going to decorate his classroom.
3. His cousins live in Lviv.
4. Max’s going to go on holiday with his parents.
5. His classmates are going to teach him to ski.
6. He doesn’t really want to go to Bukovel.

 

Card 3

 
Do you put these expressions at the beginning or end of an informal letter.
 
Write back soon!
Thanks for your…
Give my love to everyone.
It was great to hear from you.
It was a nice surprise to hear from you.
All the best…
I’m sorry I haven’t written for so long.
Lots of love…
Give my regards…
Keep in touch.
Dear…
 
 
Beginning  End
Thanks for your… Write back soon!
 

 

Card 4

 
Complete the sentences with the expressions in the box of the previous card.
 
1. … long letter.
2. … and to find out your news.
3. … Adam.
4. … for so long.
5. … and tell me all about it.
6. … in touch
7. … my regards.
 

Card 5

 
Write an email about your plans using informal expressions.
Use the writing guide to help you.
 
1. Dear…
2. Thanks for…
3. We are…
4. At the moment…
5. The first thing…
6. After that…
7. Finally…
8. What are you…
9. Say hi…
10. Love…
 

 

 

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