WELCOME TO CLASS 8A1Warm - up1The Christmas Tree2Christmas Carols3Santa Claus4The Christmas cardWhat is it ?Who is he ?What is it?What is this song?..Unit 13: FESTIVALLesson 3: Read- (to) decorate: trang trí- (to) base on - (to) perform - (to ) spread - jolly: dựa treân: trình dieãn: lan truyeàn: vui nhoän, vui veû(adj.)Thursday, March 17th , 2011* VocabularyWhat and Wherebase onjollyspreaddecorate performTrue / False statements prediction TFTTF1. One Christmas Eve in early 1500s, some people decorated a tree and put it in the market place in Riga.2. In mid- 19th century, an had someone design a card.3. Christmas cards were a part of the Christmas tradition. 4. Christmas songs were stories to put music and most of the people enjoyed them.5. The poem A visit From Saint Nicholas became popular in in 1823.AmericanEnglishmanEnglandThe USAThe Christmas tree One Christmas Eve in the some people decorated a tree and putit in the market place in the latvian cityof .This custom spread throughoutEurope, and finally to Americanin the 1800s early 1500s, Early 1500s,RigaRigaThe Christmas CardIn the , wanted to sendChristmas greetings to his friends,so he had someone design a card.Forty years later, cards were a partof the Christmas tradition.mid- nineteenth centurymid- nineteenth centuryan Englishmanan EnglishmanThe leader of the church, Christmas Carols Eight hundred years ago, Christmas songs were performed for people in towns and villages. These songs was stories put to music and most people enjoyed them. They said the song were unsuitable, but about 180 years ago, the songs became popular again The leader of the church,However, did not.However, did not.In 1823 Santa Claus , the patron saint of children, Saint Nicholas appeared in a poem called A visit From Saint Nicholas. The character in the poem was a fat jolly man who worea red suit and gave children presents on Christmas Eve. The poem, which was written by Clement Clarke Moore, an American professor, became popular Santa Claus is based on the description of Saint Nicholas in this poem.In 1823in the USA.in the USA.VocabularyGuessing gameUnit 13: Lesson 3: ReadT / FQuestions:1. How long ago did the Christmas tree come to the USA ?2. Why did the Englishman have some design a card ?3. When were Christmas songs first performed ?4. Who wrote the poem A visit from Saint Nicholas ?5. What is Santa Claus based on ?6. What does the character in the poem A visit From Saint Nicholas look like ?Questions B.H. Tay/ 7 km 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9XXXXXXXXXOOOOOOOOO123456789123456897Apple OrangeNoughts and crosses game Unit 13 : PLACES Lesson 3: READ 6. What does the character in the poem A visit From Saint Nicholas look like ? He was a fat jolly man and wore a red suit.2. Why did the Englishman have someone design a card ? He wanted to send Christmas greetings to his friends.4. Who wrote the poem A visit from Saint Nicholas ? An American professor Clement Clarke Moore.1. How long ago did the Christmas tree come to the USA ? More than a century ago. 3. When were Christmas songs first performed ? 800 years ago. 5. What is Santa Claus based on ? Santa Claus based on the description of Saint Nicholas in Moore’s poem.Lucky numberlucky numberlucky numberDISCUSSIONWhat do you usually do at Christmas ?Ex : send greeting cards.………. - visit friends / relatives have a party- decorate the houses / Christmas trees- go to the church- sing Christmas songs …………………- Learn the lesson- Prepare lesson 4: Write UNIT 13 : FESTIVAL Lesson 3 : READThank you for watching and joining our lesson!!!Goodbye!