In deze les zitten 37 slides, met interactieve quizzen, tekstslides en 3 videos.
Lesduur is: 45 min
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National Holidays in the US/UK
Slide 1 - Tekstslide
What national holidays do you know?
Slide 2 - Woordweb
We will begin with the United Kingdom
Slide 3 - Tekstslide
What is the official name of National Holidays in the United Kingdom?
Slide 4 - Open vraag
Saint Patrick's Day
Slide 5 - Tekstslide
Why is St. Patrick's Day celebrated?
To have good luck during the year
To raise awareness for the planet
To celebrate Irish culture
To celebrate the color green
Slide 6 - Quizvraag
In which month is St. Patrick's Day celebrated?
Slide 7 - Quizvraag
What is this called?
Slide 8 - Quizvraag
Slide 9 - Tekstslide
Slide 10 - Video
Which of these activities has NOT been mentioned in the video?
Slide 11 - Quizvraag
Which of these reasons has nothing to do as to why it's called Boxing Day?
Because of alms boxes in church
Because of the sport boxing
Because of the present boxes
Slide 12 - Quizvraag
Slide 13 - Tekstslide
Slide 14 - Video
What is another name for Bonfire Night?
Slide 15 - Open vraag
Why did a group of people plot to kill the English king?
Because they did not believe he was fit to be the king
Because they wanted to rule England
Because they were paid to by his servants
Because they had a different religion
Slide 16 - Quizvraag
Why do people usually ask for money with the "Guys"?
To donate the money to charity
To buy fireworks
To buy gifts for friends
To show support for Guy Fawkes
Slide 17 - Quizvraag
National Holidays in the US
Slide 18 - Tekstslide
What is the official name of National Holidays in the United States?
Slide 19 - Open vraag
Slide 20 - Tekstslide
Slide 21 - Video
What do you usually eat during Thanksgiving? (Hint: Begins with T)
Slide 22 - Open vraag
What do people usually do during Thanksgiving?
Light up fireworks
Give each other presents
Do chores for strangers
Have a family dinner
Slide 23 - Quizvraag
During dinner, what are you supposed to say?
What you are thankful for this year
A big secret you've kept the whole year long
The worst thing you did this year
You're supposed to thank the turkey before eating it
Slide 24 - Quizvraag
Slide 25 - Tekstslide
What is Presidents' Day?
Presidents' Day, is a holiday celebrated on February originally established in the year 1885 where all the presidents of the United States are celebrated. It is officially known as Washington's Birthday. That is because it specifically wants to honor George Washington, who was the first president of the United States.
Slide 26 - Tekstslide
On which month is Presidents' Day celebrated?
Slide 27 - Quizvraag
What is the other name for Presidents' Day in United States?
Slide 28 - Open vraag
American Independence Day
Slide 29 - Tekstslide
About Independence Day
Independence Day is a federal holiday of the United States in which the Declaration of Independence was written. The Declaration of Independence would declare the American colonies free from the British monarchy. It was signed on the July 4and that's why Independence Day is also known as the "Fourth of July". People celebrate the independence of the United States for example with wearing the American flag colors and also fireworks.
Slide 30 - Tekstslide
Why is the Fourth of July celebrated?
To celebrate the independence of the United States
To celebrate the creation of the American flag
To celebrate the beautiful fireworks that people have
To celebrate George Washington
Slide 31 - Quizvraag
When was the Declaration of Independence?
Slide 32 - Open vraag
What was America declaring it's independence from?
Slide 33 - Quizvraag
Now... let's recap what we've learned.
Slide 34 - Tekstslide
Celebrated in the UK
Celebrated in the USA
Saint Patrick's Day
Slide 35 - Sleepvraag
What is your favorite holiday from the ones mentioned?
Slide 36 - Woordweb
Do you prefer the American or the British holidays?