Christmas is here! Christmas trees are put up in homes and we decorate them with lights, ornaments and tinsel. Most of the families put the Nativity Scene with Joseph, Mary and Jesus. We sing carols and send christmas cards to friends and family. Learn some vocabulary about Christmas: Click here We celebrate some important dates on Christmas holidays: On December 24th is Christmas Eve (Nochebuena). Father Christmas or Santa Claus brings presents. On December 25th is Christmas Day (Día de Navidad). On December 31st is the last day of the year(2008) On January 1st we start a New Year (2009). On January 6th The Three Wise Men ( the three kings) come and bring presents to children.
Look at this pumpkin! Children of 1st level made a jack-o-lantern. It was very fun. Steps: 1. Draw the face of your pumpkin 2. Empty it. 3. Cut the eyes, the nose and the mouth. 4. Put a candle inside. Well done!!
The students of 6th level cooked two recipes in our English class. One of the recipes, pancakes,was from "Thumbs up" Oxford.Our teacher gave us the other recipe, sponge-cakes. It was a very funny activity. We enjoy it!
The 1st level primary students draw and colour some invented aliens.In groups of four they take a card with a part of a face and throw the dice to know how many NOSES,EARS,EYES,MOUTHS, HAIR,...they have to draw. Look at the result!