Presentation on theme: "Holidays How do people in England, Germany, and Italy celebrate Christmas and one other holiday?"— Presentation transcript:
1 HolidaysHow do people in England, Germany, and Italy celebrate Christmas and one other holiday?
2 Christmas in EnglandTo prepare for Christmas they send cards and watch nativity scenes and also go to carol services.They decorate their houses with Christmas trees, nativity scenes, and lights insight and outside of the house.. They also decorate the Church.In England Christmas is celebrated with family and friends gathered together to share the much loved customs and traditions there. At midday family and friends have a Christmas dinner for everyone.For Christmas women dress in a nice outfit, such as dresses, skirts, sweaters, scarfs, and hats. Men wear dress shirts and dress pants.
3 Christmas dinner in England For Christmas dinner in England they eatRoasted chestnutsBrussels sproutsParsnipsCranberry sauceBread sauceGravyRoasted potatoesChestnut stuffingPigs in a blanketTurkeybacon
5 Christmas in ItalyEvery Church has a presepe and they can be found all over the town. A presepe is an Italian nativity scene, or Christmas cribs. Alot of people in Italy get them. They are very popular there.They decorate their houses with lights inside and out of they house, and they have a manger (nativity scene).Families gather together to have a meal and celebrate together.Women dress in their nicest outfits, such as, dress, skirts, sweaters , scarfs, and hats. Men wear dress shirts and dress pants.
6 Christmas dinner in Italy Turkey/meatTortellini AlapanaRavioliPanatonieIce cream with custardPsuetouePizzaSoupFishPavlovaLemon tartApple piecrosonts
8 Christmas in GermanyFamilies gather together to celebrate advent. This is the time in preparation for “ da Christ kind” who is the Christ child.They decorate their house with Christmas trees, nativity scenes, and lights inside and outside of the house.Women wear their nicest outfits, such as, dresses, skirts, sweaters, scarfs, and hats.
9 Christmas dinner in Germany The carpThe goosePotato saladThere may be suckling pigOr duckVarious forms of cabbage: Brussels sprouts, kale, and red cabbage.SausagesMacaroni saladBread
11 What is the history behind Christmas? The history behind Christmas is because baby Jesus was born in Nazareth, a spiritual leader whose teachings from the basis of their religion.
12 St. Patrick’s Day in England In England they celebrate St. Patrick's Day on March 17th.It is celebrated in honor of St. Patrick, the patron saint of Ireland.To celebrate it they have..Parades in large citiesWear greenDrinking Guinness the traditional drink in Ireland.They dress wearing green.
13 Foods for St. Patrick’s Day PoultryPigMuttonPotatoesCabbageCarrotsParsnipsturnips
15 History behind St. Patrick's Dy It was the saints religious feast day and the anniversary of St. Patrick’s death In the 5th century. It falls on the Christian season of lent Irish families usually attend Church in the morning and celebrate in the afternoon.
16 How is Easter celebrated in Italy People go to ChurchGo to village festivalsCelebrate different events from christian history.They have statues of the virgin and JesusThey will dress in their nicest outfit.
18 History behind EasterIt is celebrated because of the resurrection of Christ’s death it’s the most important holiday. It does not fall on a set day every year. It is on the first Sunday following the full moon.
20 How is Halloween celebrated in Germany Kids will go trick-or- treatingpeople will decorate their housesPeople will go to amusement parksPeople wear a costume of their choiceWhen decorating their house they have pumpkins, ghosts, bats, etc.
21 Halloween foods Candy Apples Toffee apples Jack-O- lanterns: pumpkins & turnipsKaleNutscake
22 History of HalloweenIt’s the celebration of all souls/ all saints day. All the souls “ rising” up from the dead. It’s also called the day of the dead.
24 Learning TargetI know that different countries celebrate some of the same holidays with different foods. This shows a unique perspective because a lot of other countries around the world wouldn’t have celebrated these holidays or celebrated the same way. Their customs are a bit different then ours.
25 CitationsSt. Patrick's day web.2/28/12Halloween day of the dead food traditions. ct. 28, 2011.web.2/28/12Easter in Italy. goitaly.about.com/od/festivals and advents/a/easter.html.2012.web.2/28/12St. Patricks Day. patricks day web.2/28/12