Unsupported Browser

ESL Library may not function properly in Internet Explorer. We recommend using Google Chrome or Firefox instead.

Unsupported Browser

ESL Library may not function properly in older browsers. We recommend updating yours to the latest version for the best experience.

Festivus

The Christmas holidays have become very commercialized over the years. It is also a stressful time of year. Why not have a laugh and teach your students about the secular holiday of Festivus?

Vocabulary
  • popularize
  • sitcom
  • secular
  • observe
  • commercial
  • episode
  • pin down
  • air a grievance
  • absurd
  • feat
PDF Content
  • reading
  • comprehension questions
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • group discussion
Task Content
  • Warm-Up(Reference)
  • Vocabulary Preview A(Matching)
  • Vocabulary Review B(Matching)
  • Read & Listen(Reference)
  • Comprehension(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Listen & Type(Type in the Blanks)
  • Research(Reference)