X-mas in class 9c @Waldschule Hatten

1-Minute-talk

of

Kaya and Leon

THE CHRISTMAS SPIDER

by Marguerite de Angeli

Think

Read the story and look for unknown vocabulary.

You may take notes on the worksheet.

Pair

Explain each other what you've already understood.

Share

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

Credits:

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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