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1 and New Year Traditions Around the World Christmas для учащихся среднего звена(7 – 8 классы)Подготовила: Емельянова А. Н., учитель английскогоязыка МОУ «Покровская СОШ № 2»,г. Покровск, РС(Я)
2 Choose the right answer. December 25 is Christmas. Many people aroundthe world celebrate this festival.How do they celebrate it? Learn about Christmasaround the world with this quiz.Choose the right answer.
3 1. Where do Christmas trees come from originally? a) Americab) Germanyc) IrelandQueen Victoria took the idea from Germanyto the UK.
4 2. What country are black – hair men the most desired visitors on New Year?a) Swedenb) Scotlandc) Ireland
5 3. What country do people begin to laugh at the moment of a New Yearcoming?a) Franceb) Guatemalac) Japan
6 4. What meal do housewives cook at Christmas night in Holland?a) porridgeb) Russian saladc) pies with raisins
7 5. There is a tradition of New Year kiss minutes in …a) Croatiab) Hungaryc) Bulgaria
8 6. The New Year celebration for children in Cuba is called …a) Day of Kingsb) Day of Piratesc) Day of Children
9 7. You should eat leaves of a tree at New Year day in Indiacalled Goodie Puadua.What is this tree?a) niam – niamb) nim – nimc) num - num
10 8. What country does Father Christmas bring gifts in a bathing suit?a) Jamaicab) Australiac) Cuba
11 9. What country does a New Year come in according to the Decreeof Ministry of Culture?a) Thailandb) Burmac) Vietnam
12 10. Columbian Santa Claus is called … a) Papa Coragheb) Papa Pedroc) Papa Pasquale
13 11. The largest department store in London annually makes incredible sales.What is the name of the store?a) Harrodsb) Galeries Lafayettec) Mace’s
14 12. Where do children decorate New Year trees with paper decorations?a) Japanb) Malaysiac) China
15 13. When were the first Christmas cards sent in England?a) 1930b) 1906c) 1843
16 14. Where does ‘Snowflake Girl’ help to deliver Christmas presents?a) Russiab) Bulgariac) Ukraine‘Snowflake Girl’ helps Father Frost.
17 15. Where are the Christmas presents brought by a witch? a) Italy b) Portugalc) SpainA kind, ugly witch brings the presents.
18 16. Where do people think that you can see your future on Christmas Eve?a) Czech Republicb) Francec) Norway
19 17. In the Philippines people decorate their homes with ‘parols’. What are they?a) special plantsb) boxes of sweetsc) lanterns
20 18. Who delivers Christmas presents to children in the UK?a) The Christmas Fairyb) Father Christmasc) The Three Kings
21 19. At Christmas Mexican children play a game 19. At Christmas Mexican children play a game. Above the garden there is a container filled with sweets and fruits. Blindfolded children try to break open it with a long stick.What is the game called?a) pumpkinb) presentsc) pinata
22 20. Many people hang some food on the tree in front of the window. It may be pinecones, unsalted peanut and butter,corn kernels, apples with mixed seeds,etc. People refuseto sit down to Christmas dinner until the birds outsidehave been fed. What country is it?a) Spainb) New Zelandc) Finland
23 1. Gift Bringers. Russia Pere Noel England Nisse (a Gnome) Where does he live? Where does she live?Russia Pere NoelEngland Nisse (a Gnome)USA Christkind (Christ – Child)France Father ChristmasAustralia Tomte (a Gnome)Hungary Grandfather Frost & SnowmaidenNorway Father ChristmasSweden Saint NickolasDenmark Befana (a Fairy)Germany Santa ClausHolland Julenisse (a Gnome)Italy Jezuska (Christ – Child)
24 Check your answers: Russia Grandfather Frost and Maiden England Father ChristmasUSA Santa ClausFrance Pere NoelAustralia Father ChristmasHungary Jezuska (Christ – Child)Norway Julenisse (a Gnome)Sweden Tomte (a Gnome)Denmark Nisse (a Gnome)Germany Christkind (Christ – Child)Holland Saint NickolasItaly Befana (a Fairy)
25 Использованные ресурсы: (диск)литература:1. Статья “Who is Father Christmas with the Gift of Giving?” Creative Tasks for Students// Английский язык в школе. – № 4(8)2. Christmas around the world// English for children. – # 21