Learning Guide: Celebrations and festivals

Andrés Bermúdez Duque, Astrid Elena Lopera Lopera, Elmer Antonio Córdoba Mosquera

This English self-study guide helps you practise describing traditional Colombian celebrations. All the activities are related to the topic of celebrations and festivals presented in English Please Student’s Book Fast Track 9th grade, Module 2, Unit 3, Lesson 7. It begins with a vocabulary task, a matching exercise, and writing about celebrations. Then, it asks you to complete some sentences about celebrations and customs. Next, do a multiple choice exercise about wh- question words. Finally, do a reading exercise and comprehension activity. At the end, there is a class project to do during the term to be presented at the end of it.

Learning objective(s):
To describe the most traditional Colombian celebrations including customs and traditions (food, beverages, music and dance) To practise vocabulary related to Colombian celebrations and festivals. To discuss the importance of some celebrations for Colombian people.