Unit 3.1

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This lesson contains 19 slides, with interactive quizzes, text slides and 1 video.

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Today's goals

  • Introduction about New York
  • Learn about Thanksgiving. 
  • Read a text about Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. 
  • Read/listen "The Elephant Man".

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New York

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What do you think about when you think about New York?

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Characteristics of New York
The Statue of Liberty
Central Park
Many different cultures and neighbourhoods
Times Square

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Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade
Large Thanksgiving Parade in New York. 

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  • National holiday in Canada and the United States.
  • Meeting with family and friends and eating turkey. 
  • Originally a day of giving thanks for the harvest.

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Would you like to go to Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade?

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A big department store in Manhattan.

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From coast to coast

All over America.

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Types of attractions
Cartoon character balloons
Marching bands
Scenes from Broadway musicals
Santa Claus

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Santa's float

Means that the holiday seasons has started.

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Do exercise 2
You can read the text in the book on page 94. 
Unit 3.1 (exercise 2)

10 minutes max. 

We will discuss the answers in more detail afterwards.

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What do you like most about the parade?
The cartoon character balloons
The singers
The floats
The cheerleaders
The marching bands
The scenes from Broadway musicals
Santa Claus

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Start Unit 3.2
  • See the planner what should/shouldn't do
  • Don't do the grammar exercises yet
  • 3.2 will be homework for next Tuesday

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