Days :

**Flashcards** - Vocabulary - Pronunciation and Listening - Interactive activities - Lesson plans - Stories - Proverbs - Cartoons -Songs

- Superstitions - Poems

Flashcards :

Vocabulary :
  • **DAYS / MONTHS / SEASONS** external image pptsymbol.jpg - PowerPoint presentation
    sent by Corinne Degezelle
    Niveau primaire, segpa et 6ème
    (Ac. Reims)
  • twilight

    = "The time of day immediately following sunset; "he loved the twilight"; "they finished before the fall of night"."


    "dusky (adj), twilight(a) (adj), twilit (adj), dusk (n), evenfall (n), fall (n), gloaming (n), nightfall (n)."


    Listen to the pronunciation.external image headphones.gif(
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  • dawn
    = "The first light of day; "we got up before dawn"; "they talked until morning"."
    Synonyms :
    "aurora (n), break of day (n), break of the day (n), cockcrow (n), dawning (n), daybreak (n), dayspring (n), first light (n), morning (n), sunrise (n)", etc...
    Listen to the pronunciation. external image headphones.gif (

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Pronunciation and Listening : external image headphones.gif

  • **Audio Calendar** - Today's + day of week + month + date + year (
  • **Miss Spider's Week** - une histoire avec de beaux dessins (+ son) - (
    - révision des jours et des vêtements

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INTERACTIVE activities :

Lesson plans :
  • Days of the Week - a lesson plan external image star16.gif
    "A colorful and creative way to help your young students learn the days of the week."

Stories :
  • **Miss Spider's Week** - une histoire avec de beaux dessins (+ son) - ( external image headphones.gif
    - révision des jours et des vêtements

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Proverbs :

Cartoons :

Songs :
  • Rebecca Black - Fridayexternal image video.jpg(YouTube)

    + the LYRICS

    "7 am, waking up in the morning

    Gotta be fresh, gotta go downstairs...

    Everybody’s lookin’ forward to the weekend...

    Yesterday was Thursday, Thursday

    Today i-is Friday, Friday (Partyin’)...

    Tomorrow is Saturday

    And Sunday comes after...wards

    I don’t want this weekend to end..."

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Superstitions :

Poems :

Months : external image calendar.jpg

Facts - Listening - Interactive activities - Activities to print - Lesson plans - Interactive games - Proverbs and Sayings - Songsexternal image new!.gif

Facts :

Listening : external image headphones.gif

INTERACTIVE activities :

Activities TO PRINT :

  • Months - Interactive crossword (
  • The months of the year - word search (Hervé Humbert)
  • Months - crossword (

Lesson plans :

Proverbs and Sayings :

Songs :

  • **April Showers** by Al Jolson :
    "Though April showers may come your way,
    They bring the flowers that bloom in May."
    (Proverb : 'April showers bring forth May flowers')

The date :
Listening - Interactive activities - Songs- see date

Listening : external image headphones.gif

INTERACTIVE activities :

Songs :

History :

  • **Journey through Time** and discover how telling time evolved from ancient civilizations to the present ( :
    The calendar / The seasons / Measuring time

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Prepositions : Interactive activities - Activities to print

INTERACTIVE activities :
Activities TO PRINT :
  • Learn about time ( :
    On the hour Past / to the hour - What to say - Prepositions used with time

Lesson plans :

  • **Earth Hour - World prepares to save energy for an hour** external image headphones.gif - a lesson plan
    WARM-UPS : Energy
  • Phrasals4Fun. - Unit Three: Time
    "In each unit you can learn 6 common phrasal verbs on different topics.
    Each unit has three different sections: Listening external image headphones.gif , Vocabulary and Reading
    (British Council)
  • **Timely tales** - Answer the questions and write your own story about time. (
  • **A matter of time** : Lesson Plans - Telling Time / Interactive Activities / Print Materials (
  • "**Time capsules** are the perfect way to share cherished memories and keepsakes with future generations!
    Create your own Class Time Capsule for the future. Here are a few ideas." (

Poems :

  • **Monday's child** - a poem (

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  • **Hickory, Dickory, Dock** - a poem (

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    Click on the picture
  • **No** - (British Council) external image headphones.gif
    "This poem by Thomas Hood takes a negative view of winter in a cold, urban climate, but expresses it with a nice sense of humour."
    (about November = a humorous complaint!)
    - listen + activities (Click on "Stories and Poems" on the left)

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Cartoons :external image timemachinep.jpg

Videos :
  • The science of time external image video.jpg
  • **RSA Animate - The Secret Powers of Time**external image video.jpg

    "Professor Philip Zimbardo conveys how our individual perspectives of time affect our work, health and well-being. Time influences who we are as a person, how we view relationships and how we act in the world."


    "Past-oriented vs. present or future-oriented personalities differ across many landscapes, and factors like religion, geography and culture greatly influence how individuals experience time."

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