4 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.
5 1. Where do Christmas trees come from originally? a) Americab) Germanyc) IrelandQueen Victoria took the idea from Germanyto the UK.
6 2. What country are black – hair men the most desired visitors on New Year?a) Swedenb) Scotlandc) Ireland
7 3. What country do people begin to laugh at the moment of a New Yearcoming?a) Franceb) Guatemalac) Japan
8 4. What meal do housewives cook at Christmas night in Holland?a) porridgeb) Russian saladc) pies with raisins
9 5. There is a tradition of New Year kiss minutes in …a) Croatiab) Hungaryc) Bulgaria
10 6. The New Year celebration for children in Cuba is called …a) Day of Kingsb) Day of Piratesc) Day of Children
11 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
12 8. What country does Father Christmas bring gifts in a bathing suit?a) Jamaicab) Australiac) Cuba
13 9. What country does a New Year come in according to the Decreeof Ministry of Culture?a) Thailandb) Burmac) Vietnam
14 10. Columbian Santa Claus is called … a) Papa Coragheb) Papa Pedroc) Papa Pasquale
15 11. The largest department store in London annually makes incredible sales.What is the name of the store?a) Harrodsb) Galeries Lafayettec) Mace’s
16 12. Where do children decorate New Year trees with paper decorations?a) Japanb) Malaysiac) China
17 13. When were the first Christmas cards sent in England?a) 1930b) 1906c) 1843
18 14. Where does ‘Snowflake Girl’ help to deliver Christmas presents?a) Russiab) Bulgariac) Ukraine‘Snowflake Girl’ helps Father Frost.
19 15. Where are the Christmas presents brought by a witch? a) Italy b) Portugalc) SpainA kind, ugly witch brings the presents.
20 16. Where do people think that you can see your future on Christmas Eve?a) Czech Republicb) Francec) Norway
21 17. In the Philippines people decorate their homes with ‘parols’. What are they?a) special plantsb) boxes of sweetsc) lanterns
22 18. Who delivers Christmas presents to children in the UK?a) The Christmas Fairyb) Father Christmasc) The Three Kings
23 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
24 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 Zealandc) Finland
26 Magic letter from Santa Clause Look at the Morse code.Read Santa’s messageand write what it says.
27 Использованные ресурсы: 1. Фоны слайдов 1,45,6,7,10,11,12,13,14,19,20,21,22,25:2. Фоны слайдов 2,8,9,15,19,23,24 : (диск)3. Вопросы 12-18:4. Фоны слайдов 3,16,17;картинки Санта-Клауса:5. Елочки, медвежонок (слайд4,6),картинка (слайд 14):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