X-mas in class 9c @Waldschule Hatten



Kaya and Leon


by Marguerite de Angeli


Read the story and look for unknown vocabulary.

You may take notes on the worksheet.


Explain each other what you've already understood.


Build a group of four.

Discuss: "What's the moral of the story?"

Share with the class

The moral of the story is ...

  • ...
  • ...
  • ...

Summarise the story in 2-3 sentences. Start like this:

The short story "The Christmas spider" by Marguerite de Angeli is about ...

On the first / second/ ... day of Christmas my true love sent to me:

12 Drummers Drumming

11 Pipers Piping

10 Lords a Leaping

9 Ladies Dancing

8 Maids a Milking

7 Swans a Swimming

6 Geese a Laying

5 Golden Rings

4 Calling Birds

3 French Hens

2 Turtle Doves

and a Partridge in a Pear Tree


Created with images by miniformat65 - "spider network insect" • Alexas_Fotos - "game characters toys fig" • Asja. - "a star" • Czarina Alegre - "Twelve Days of Christmas – Foodie Style"

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