Christmas 1

Objective

Vocabulary: Santa, tree, wreath, reindeer, elf, present, snow, sled

Grammar : present simple

Sentence:Merry Christmas! Happy New Year!

Objective 1: Students will become familiar with vocabulary, indicating them on the handout and exclaiming a Christmas phrase.

*Remember, the following sections are interchangeable

Story

  • As you read through, ask (with a thumbs up and smile to indicate niceness): "Is this kind?" Students can either nod or shake their head. Nod or shake your head with them.

*Teaching Guide

Flashcards

  • Game suggestion: Missing flashcard​​

    • While the students eyes are closed, hide a flashcard. Have the students open their eyes and raise their hand to guess which one is missing.​

*Teaching Guide

Handout

  • While showing handout to students, point to the words and the images that match in the crossword. Make sure the students understand to write the words in the spaces.

*Teaching Guide

Lesson Checklist: Did I ...

**details here**

  • ..do a Starting Ritual?

  • ..sing a Song?

  • ..rearrange student layout depending on activity?

  • ..explain the HandOut before distributing?

  • ..practice good Teacher Talk (TT) 

  • ..nip behaviour issues in the bud at the beginning of class?

  • ..note down who participated this week so that I can call on/allow other students to participate next week? 

  • ..do an Ending Ritual?

  • ..(we) leave the room as we found it or better?