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Canada Day

Holidays & Events
  • Int – High Int
  • 2–3 hours
  • 8

Canada Day is celebrated on July 1st, just before the Americans celebrate their independence day. Students learn about the history of Canada Day and practise pronunciation as well as Canadian vs. US and British spelling. Includes a mapping activity.

Lesson Tasks
  • reading
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • comprehension questions
  • pair work
  • pronunciation practice
  • spelling practice
Vocabulary
  • commemorate
  • federation
  • dominion
  • terrain
  • patriotic
  • noteworthy
  • prime minister
  • governor general
  • lineup
  • highlight
  • aerobatic
  • flood
  • national anthem
  • newlyweds
  • monarchy