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Acting out a Saint Nicholas Story – Groep 5-8

In this role play, children work with a story and act it out. Each group needs to prepare one part of the story. When all the parts are acted out in the correct order, the whole story is presented.

Carnival in Brazil – Groep 5-8

In this CLIL activity children learn about Carnival in Brazil. They read a text aloud together and ask and answer questions in a cooperative activity.

Celebrations – Groep 1-4

There are a lot of festivals in December. It’s the time of year for people to get together and celebrate. In this activity the children collect words of things to celebrate!

Celebrations and festivals – Groep 5-8

​At this time of year there are many different festivals being celebrated around the world, for example Diwali, Thanksgiving, Halloween, Christmas and New Year. The children learn about these festivals around the world. This activity plan is for children who have more experience with English.

Celebrations and wishes – Groep 5-8

There are a lot of festivals in December. It’s the time of year for people to get together and celebrate. In this activity the children collect words of things to celebrate!

Christmas crackers – Groep 5-8

In this activity children work together to copy sentences from a Christmas song onto a Christmas cracker. When the crackers are cut in half and mixed the children find their missing piece in a mix and match activity.

Christmas song – Groep 1-4

Children are encouraged to sing a Christmas song to the tune of Are you sleeping, Brother John? (Vader Jacob).

Easter bunny bop – Groep 5-8

Children are encouraged to sing along and dance in this fun Easter bop! They also read the lyrics aloud and find the correct order in a mix and match activity.

Little Princess: I want to go on holiday – Groep 1-4

This activity is about the cartoon Little Princess: I want to go on holiday. The children think about spring cleaning and going on holiday. They also learn how to greet a member of the royal family! This activity can be spread over two lessons.

Making Saint Nicholas – Groep 5-8

This activity creates a starting point of Saint Nicholas vocabulary that is present in the group, after which a game is played to revise the spelling of the words.

Pancake Day – Groep 1-4

Pancake Day is a special day celebrated in many English-speaking countries. On this day many people eat pancakes. They do this to use up their flour, eggs and milk before Lent (Dutch: ‘vastentijd’). You can use this activity during the carnival period or any time before Easter.

Pancake Day – Groep 5-8

Pancake Day is a special day celebrated in many English-speaking countries. On this day many people eat pancakes. They do this to use up their flour, eggs and milk before Lent (Dutch: ‘vastentijd’). You can use this activity during the carnival period or any time before Easter.

Pass the present – Groep 1-4

In this flashcard activity the children practise the keywords by passing on a box which is wrapped up like a present filled with toy flashcards or real toys.

Saint Nicholas Charades – Groep 1-4

This TPR activity encourages the class to speak, first through copying keywords and actions in chorus, then by repeating simple sentences, and finally by playing a game in small groups.

Saint Nicholas poems – Groep 5-8

In this activity, children who have more experience with English and have some experience writing English learn about different poems. They are also encouraged to write a poem: either a poem using end rhyme or a haiku!

The Mitten – Groep 1-4

The children watch a YouTube video of The Mitten and do several activities to practise the vocabulary and phrases of the story.

Two Easter lessons – Groep 1-2

Twee lessen voor groep 1-2 vol leuke activiteiten over het thema ‘Easter’! De leerlingen zingen o.a. TPR-liedjes, doen een Easter egg hunt en kijken een filmpje van Maisy over Pasen. Veel plezier!

Two Easter lessons – Groep 3-4

Twee lessen voor groep 3-4 vol leuke activiteiten over het thema ‘Easter’! De leerlingen zingen o.a. TPR-liedjes, doen een Easter egg relay en kijken een filmpje van Peppa Pig over Pasen. Veel plezier!