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"."

    Synonyms:

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

    (websters-online-dictionary.org)

    Listen to the pronunciation.external image headphones.gif(merriam-webster.com)
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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...
    (websters-online-dictionary.org)
    Listen to the pronunciation. external image headphones.gif (merriam-webster.com)

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Pronunciation and Listening : external image headphones.gif

  • **Audio Calendar** - Today's + day of week + month + date + year (evaeaston.com)
  • **Miss Spider's Week** - une histoire avec de beaux dessins (+ son) - (www2.arnes.si)
    - 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."
    (theteacherscorner.net)

Stories :
  • **Miss Spider's Week** - une histoire avec de beaux dessins (+ son) - (www2.arnes.si) 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..."

    (directlyrics.com)
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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 :

INTERACTIVE games :
  • Months - Interactive crossword (mdpcollege.free.fr)
  • The months of the year - word search (Hervé Humbert)
  • Months - crossword (madridteacher.com)

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 (fi.edu) :
    The calendar / The seasons / Measuring time


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Prepositions : Interactive activities - Activities to print

INTERACTIVE activities :
Activities TO PRINT :
  • Learn about time (learnenglish.de) :
    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
    (breakingnewsenglish.com)
  • 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. (fi.edu)
  • **A matter of time** : Lesson Plans - Telling Time / Interactive Activities / Print Materials (fi.edu)
  • "**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." (fi.edu)

Poems :

  • **Monday's child** - a poem (fi.edu)

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  • **Hickory, Dickory, Dock** - a poem (fi.edu)

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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
    (BBC)
  • **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."

    (YouTube)

    "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."

    (Neatorama)
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