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Lesson Two – Italian Christmas Calendar

This English teaching pack for Key Stage Two gets the children to record and sequence events and traditions showing how Christmas is celebrated in Italy. The class can compose reports describing one of the special ways that Italian families celebrate Christmas in comparison to other communities in the world.

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to record and sequence events and traditions showing how Christmas is celebrated in Italy

Learning Objectives

Asking questions to improve their understanding of a text. Identifying themes and conventions in report writing.

Learning Outcomes

I can ask questions to improve understanding of the content of a text. I can write a report to explain something that happens.

Italian Christmas Calendar

Teaching sequence to help the children record and sequence events and traditions showing how Christmas is celebrated in Italy

Italian Christmas

Display posters for whole class discussion to help the children identify and describe some of the Christmas traditions that are followed in Italy

Italian Christmas

Activity cards to help the children sequence a range of different events and traditions showing how Christmas is celebrated in Italy

Italian Christmas Scene

Template to help the children select and record an event or tradition showing how Christmas is celebrated in Italy

Italian Christmas Calendar

Interactive activity to help the children record and sequence events and traditions showing how Christmas is celebrated in Italy

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to record and sequence events and traditions showing how Christmas is celebrated in Italy

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