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Canada Day

Holidays & Events
  • 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.

Note: This lesson is written in Canadian English.

Lesson Audio
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