called money spider, as this is very unlucky. Other animals are symbols of luck. In England black cats bring good luck but in other countries they bring bad luck. White horses are also lucky. The most unlucky thing you can do is to break a mirrow. This bring seven years of bad luck. If you see a pin and picket up all the day is lucky. See a pin and let it lie you’ll have bad luck until you die. The number 13 is the most unlucky number and a combination of Friday with the number 13 is a day of disaster for superstitious people.
T: How do you understand the word “Superstitious”? What does it mean? Are you superstitious? And what about you? And you?
11. Аудирование высказываний о Рождестве.
T: And now the last holiday of the year – Christmas. Andrey, Katya and Denis prepared this projectabout Christmas. Let’s listen.
P: Christmas day is celebrated on the 25th of December. It is the most important holiday of the year. Christmas is a family holiday. Shops, post offices, banks and business houses are closed for the day. Schools and Colleges are closed between Christmas and New Years Day. People stay at home and spend the time with their families. Everyone is buying Christmas Presents for friends and relatives. People send cards or Christmas Greetings to their friends. They whish their friends “Merry Christmas”. Every Family tries to have a Christmas Tree which is decorated with coloured lights. They also hang little toys, sweets on the tree and they put presents under the tree. When the day before the vocation begins, schools have Christmas parties. Children sing carols. They recite poems. Little children believe that when they are asleep Santa Claus comes to visit them with a big bag of toys. They often hang up large stockings to receive the presents.
12. Разгадывание кроссворда.
P: I’ve made a crossword for you. Please, fill it.
P: I’ve made a “Manage Mobile”. You can see God’s mother and father and Christ himself in the cradle. And here is an angel. This is a star which sparkled when the Christ was born.
T: I know that Katya and you have learned a Christmas carol. Will you sing it?
(Исполнение песни «Silent Night»)
T: Very nice! Beautiful! Thank you. After so many words, so much speaking let’s have a break and move our body. Standup, please.
(Исполнение движений по песенку «Clap your hands »)
T: Sit down, please. And now let's see how you know the vocabulary on these holidays. Please, take these small sheets of paper. Let’s read the words and find which word doesn’t fit.
(Выполнение заданий по карточкам)
15. Работа над диалогической речью.