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New Year's Traditions

Matching Game

SUBMITTED BY: Rebecca Heer

BORROWED FROM / INSPIRED BY: Original

EDITED BY: C_M

DATE ADDED: April 20, 2014

 

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BRIEF OUTLINE: Students match countries with their New Year's traditions.  

 

MATERIALS NEEDED:

 

DETAILED EXPLANATION:

  1. Hand out worksheet
  2. Review traditions and country names, but do not give away the tradition's country.
  3. Have the students attempt to match up the traditions with the correct countries.    
  4. Check the answers and give explanations to each tradition. 


  • Worksheet Answers
    • Break plates: Denmark
    • Colorful underpants: Brazil
    • Kiss someone: America
    • Fire Balls: Scotland
    • Polka Dots: Philippines
    • Mistletoe: Ireland


 

VARIATIONS:

  • Ask the students which country they would enjoy the most for New Year's. 

 

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