690

New Year's

Holidays & Events
  • High Int
  • 2–3 hours
  • 10

Despite sharing a common date, countries around the world celebrate the New Year in a multitude of ways. Students learn about the New Year's ball in Times Square. Idioms are introduced.

Lesson Audio
Lesson Tasks
  • reading
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • introduction to idioms
  • comprehension questions
  • pair work
  • group work
  • discussion questions
Vocabulary
  • logic
  • reform
  • adopt
  • multitude
  • frigid
  • ceremony
  • huddle
  • festive
  • stuffed
  • fate
  • spectacle
  • petrified
  • bond
  • grandeur
  • precedent