Unit 3 Let’s celebrate
let off fireworks
Chinese New Year
tell the story of Chang’er
In the West
Halloween dress up trick or treat wear special costumes with masks
get a lot of presents Father Christmas will come and give children lots of presents.
A: What’s your favourite day in a year?
B: My favourite day is --- ---
A: Why do you like it?
B: Because I can --- ---
Listen and fill in the blanks, then make a similar dialogue with your partner.
avourite S: Which is your f______ day in the year? M: My b______ is my favorite day. irthday S: When’s your birthday? . n ctober M: it’s o____ 3rd O______. S: Why do you like your birthday so much? M: I always have a p_____ and I get lots of arty resents p_____. ives S: Who g_____ you the presents? M: My parent, aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
Look at the poster, complete the table below.
Activity Time Place Chinese food 2p.m.-5p.m. Wang’s Restaurant
Lion dance Music and dance Fireworks
Chinese 9p.m. Midnight Community Center Mott street 8p.m.
January 13th Dear Millie
New York Gong He Xin Xi! I am on holiday in_______I Chinese New Year want to see the _______________party here. There are lots of interesting things here. I am Lion dance going to watch the _________. It is my first time to see it and I am very excited. After that, traditional Chinese food I am going to eat _______________________. fireworks At night, there will be ________in Chinatown. What do you do for Chinese New Year in Beijing? Lots of love Wendy.
Talk about your favourite festival !
which? When? why? who?
April Fool’s Day
Homework Make your favourite festival poster and write a short passage about it