Presentation on theme: "Podpora rozvoje cizích jazyků pro Evropu 21. stol."— Presentation transcript:
1 Podpora rozvoje cizích jazyků pro Evropu 21. stol. INVESTICE DO ROZVOJE VZDĚLÁVÁNÍPodpora rozvoje cizích jazyků pro Evropu 21. stol.Tento projekt je spolufinancován Evropským sociálním fondem a státním rozpočtem České republiky.
3 How many can you name? The British Holidays Christmas Boxing Day HalloweenSt. Valentine’s dayGuy Fawkes DayEasterAll Fool’s DayHogmanaySt. Patrick’s DaySt. George’s Day25/1226/12Mother´s DayBank HolidaysThe Queen´s Official BirthdayFather´s DayRemembrance Day2nd Sunday in May31/1014/2Saturday after June 9th5/113rd Sunday in June1st Sunday after full moon11/111/431/1217/324/4
4 American Holidays Martin Luther King’s Day The Presidents’ Day Labor DayIndependence DayColumbus DayThanksgivingWashington’s birthdayMemorial Day3rd Monday in January3rd Monday in February1st Monday in SeptemberJuly 4thOctober 12th4th Thursday in NovemberFebruary 22nd4th Monday in May
5 What belongs to the particular festivals? ChristmasFather Christmas / Santa ClausChristmas Pudding / sweetsStockingsDecorationsPresents / Christmas TreeChristmas CarolsRoast TurkeyCrackersEasterCelebrates Jesus’ return to lifeEating lots of chocolateEaster eggs / bunniesEgg HuntTraditions- Egg rolling- Easter Bonnets- Hot Cross Buns
6 Story of Jack-o-Lantern Jack was a sinnerplayed a trick on the Devil (sold him his soul)When he died, no heaven or hell would admit himHe had to wander on the earthHe was given a lantern from turnipHalloweenCostumes – ghosts, skeletons, witches, vampires, etc.Trick or treatDecoratins, partiescarving Jack-o-lanterns from pumpkins
7 Guy Fawkes Daymost famous British traitor1605 tried to blow up the Houses of Parliament and kill King James Ialso called Bonfire Nightbonfires, fireworks, and burning effigiesHogmanayScottish name for New Year’s Evedinner begins with haggistownsfolk gather in the squareat midnight they sing traditional song ‘Auld Lang Syne’
8 Martin Luther King´s Day was a civil-rights campaignerNot believed to be an official holidayHow to celebrate this day?Read up on King’s lifeGo to churchWatch a documentary about the civil rights movementThrow a party in the tradition of King’s daysIndependence Daycommemorates the signing of the Declaration of Independence in 1776each city organizes its own ceremonyparades, band concerts and firework displays
9 Thanksgivingnational holiday in the USA and Canadafirst celebrated by the Pilgrims settlers in Massachusetts in 1621Native Americans taught them how to plant corps and huntColumbus Dayanniversery of the discovery of Americanot celebrated by Native AmericansColumbus is a synonym of racism and oppression
10 What is the festival called? 1/ English holiday when banks and shops are closed2/ Holiday which celebrates the patron saints of Ireland3/ A holiday that honours all fathers4/ It is a day of racial equality and nonviolence5/ Holiday that honours the saint of EnglandBank holidaySt. Patrick’s DayFather’s DayMartin Luther King’s DaySt. George’s Day
11 6/ A holiday that honours all working people. 7/ A day when you can play jokes and tricks on people8/ A night when children make effigies and there are lots of bonfires9/ A night when you sing Auld Lang Syne.10/ A day that honours those killed in two world wars.Labor DayAll Fools’ DayGuy Fawkes DayHogmanayRemembrance Day
12 Match the word in column A with the word in column B HalloweenSt. Valentine’s DayHogmanayEasterGuy Fawkes DayChristmasBoxing DaySt. Patrick's DayThe Queen´s Official BirthdayIndependence DayHot Cross BunsGifts / money to dustmen, milkmen etc.Dress up in green colourTrooping ColoursAnonymous gifts or cardsEstablishing the USABlowing up the parliamentTrick or treatHaggisCrackers
13 How do the English holidays differ from the Czech ones? What holidays do we celebrate and the English don’t?How those celebrations differ?What are the differences between Czech and British Christmas?How do you prepare for Christmas?Is there some holiday you would like to include into our national holidays?
14 What do you remember? 1. How is All Fool’s Day celebrated? 2. How do British spend their Bank Holidays?3. How is the Queen’s Official Birthday celebrated?4. Describe Halloween.5. What do you know about Guy Fawkes Day?6. Is the any difference between British and American Christmas Holiday?7. What typically American holidays can you name?8. What is Hogmanay?9. Which historically important event commemorates the Independence Day?
15 INVESTICE DO ROZVOJE VZDĚLÁVÁNÍ a rozpočtem České republiky. Tato výuková prezentace byla pořízena z finančních prostředků hrazených Evropským sociálním fondema rozpočtem České republiky.Tento projekt je spolufinancován Evropským sociálním fondem a státním rozpočtem České republiky.15