Конспект урока "Celebrations and traditions in Britain" 8 класс

Урок английского языка в 8 классе.
Соловьёва Л.В - учитель иностранного языка МКОУ Лесная СОШ
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Тема урока: Celebrations and traditions in Britain. (1 слайд)
Цели урока: Обобщение и систематизация лексического материала по
Задачи урока:
1) Расширить по сравнению с базовым уровнем знания учащихся
о традициях и обычаях, существующих в англоязычных странах;
2) активизировать учебные умения и навыки школьников.
Оснащение урока:
1) Презентация к уроку.
2) Тексты к заданиям.
3) Аудиозапись (используется для фонетической зарядки и
4) Игра “Merry Christmas” ( мультимедиа)
Thе plan of the lesson ( 2слайд)
1) Phonetics
2) The Word Web.
3) British celebrations.
4) Different activities at British celebrations.
5) The New Year Resolutions.
6) Marks. Homework.
Ход урока
1. Начало урока. Приветствие.
Good morning, children? I am glad to see you. Sit down please.
2.Беседа с дежурным: Who is on duty today? Who is absent
today? What is the date today? What is the day of the week
What is the weather like? Is it frosty (sunny, snowy, slippery ) today?
Do you like such weather? Do you like more winter or summer?
Why don’t you like winter? Thank you! Sit down.
Let’s begin our lesson!
3.Объявляется тема урока и план урока.
4. We begin our lesson with phonetics. (слайд 3)
Включается аудиозапись, учащиеся повторяют за диктором слова и
выражения по теме.
Celebrations, bad luck
Christmas, good luck
to celebrate, to observe
a gift, traditionally
a New Year party, a custom
the First Foot, a priest
a common, a tradition
to be connected with, ancient
to be associated with old-fashioned
5. Word Power (4слайд).
What things come to your mind when you think of traditions and
1) Add these words to the Word Web. Before doing this make
sure you know all the words.
Wedding cards anniversary tricks birthday firework
Champagne cake parade picnic dancing flowers
6. The British have got many celebrations they enjoy (слайд 5).
What British celebrations do you know?
Things we
give and
Things we
give and
Traditions and
Special food
and drinks.
Учащиеся называют праздники в Британии.
New Year Easter
Christmas Halloween
St Valentine’s Day Guy Fawkes Night.
How do the British celebrate the New Year? ( слайд 6)
Ученик рассказывает о праздновании Нового года.
In Britain the New Year is not as widely celebrated as Christmas.
Some people ignore it completely and go to bed at usual time.
Others, however, do celebrate it in one way or another. The most
common type of celebration is a New Year party.
7. What do you know about Christmas?
Ученик рассказывает о Рождестве. (слайд 7).
A Christian holy day held on December 25
(or in some churches
on January 7
) in honour of the birth of Christ. Mainly used in
writing for example on shop signs and Christmas cards.
How do the British celebrate St Valentine’s Day?
Ученик рассказывает о Дне Святого Валентина.( слайд 8 )
On the 14
of February there is St. Valentine’s Day.
People send Valentine’s cards to someone they love.
Usually they don’t sign them ----you must guess who sent cards to
Easter ( слайд 9).
Ученик рассказывает о религиозном празднике Пасхе.
In April or at the end of March English people celebrate Easter
Day. On Easter Sunday children get chocolate eggs and rabbits.`
Christian remember the death of Christ and his return to life.
At Easter people usually exchange dyed eggs. People dye eggs and
present their relatives and friends with them.
People go the church and stay for a service.
How do people celebrate Hallowe’en in Britain?
Ученик рассказывает о праздновании Хэллоунина.( слайд 10)
October is Hallowe’en. This festival celebrates the return of
the souls of the dead who come back to visit places where they
lived. In the evening there are lots of Hallowe’en parties.
People dress up as witches, ghosts, devils, cats or bats.
Houses are decorated with pumpkins with candles inside them.
Some children follow the American custom called Trick or Treat.
What do you know about celebration Guy Fawkes Night?
Ученик рассказывает о празднике “Ночь Гая Фокса”( слайд 11)
November 5
when in Britain people light fireworks and burn a
guy on a bonfire. This is in memory of the time when Guy
Fawkes tried to destroy Parliament in London in 1605. The historical
meaning of the occasion is no longer important.
At different celebrations people are involved in different activities.
Ex. 4 p. 85.( слайд 12)
What do usually do people in Britain at different celebrations?
People set off firecrackers.
. People cook dinner for the whole family.
. People make fancy costumes and put them on.
. People take part in parades.
People go to the church and stay for the service. Etc.
In many countries there are interesting customs for births, marriages,
the seasons or good luck.
Making New Year’s resolutions is a tradition connected the New
At the New Year people often decide what they are going to do
and what they are not going to do.
Учащиеся прослушивают аудиозапись и отвечают на вопрос :
Who has made these resolutions?( слайд 13)
Florence not to watch TV so often
Bill listen to his favourite pop music more
Joe go jogging every morning
Jane not going to make any resolutions
Rod save more pocket money
stop eating so many sweets
it’s a secret.
Match the holidays and their descriptions. ( слайд 14)
Игра « Merry Christmas”(мультимедиа)
Приложение. Игра основывается на том, что ученики должны
текст, чтобы узнать, на какой предмет щёлкнуть мышкой , чтобы
игра продолжалась.
Marks. Homework. ( слайд 15)
I thank you for your work. The lesson is over.
Good bye, children.
Приложение. Текст для аудирования.
Jane: Bill, what are your good resolutions?
Bill: I’m not going to watch TV so often, and I’m going to save
more of my pocket money for my favourite records. And I’m going
to listen to pop music more often.
Jane: But you do that every day! That’s not a resolutions! What about
you ,Rod?
Rod: I will go jogging every morning. It’ a good training for basketball.
But I don’t know how long I’ll keep it.
Jane: And you, Joe?
Joe: I haven’t made any resolutions, and I’m not going to,
because I know I’ll never keep them.
Jane: You have made some, haven’t you, Florence?
Florence: Mine is to stop eating too many sweets. And what about
you, Jane? Have you made any?
Jane: Yes, I have, but it’s a secret!
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