- 1 Hand out a copy of the worksheet to each student. Tell them to look at the words in the box. Find out if they know any of the words.
Show students how to use Wikipedia as a picture dictionary: they should enter the name of the item in the Wikipedia search box to find the entry in their own language. Tell them to look at the lefthand side of the page, where they will see a list of languages. Students click on English to find the English name. They can check the word by ensuring the picture is correct.
Students match the words to the pictures.
- 2 Play the songs for students to listen and write down the words.
1 holly ivy crown choir
2 mistletoe holly (merry)
- 3 stocking reindeer merry snow
- 4 Put students in pairs or threes to discuss and answer the questions. Discuss as a class.
Answers: 1 Song 1 2 Song 3 3 and 4 Students’ own answers.