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May 2022

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Happy May Day everyone! Do you celebrate the 1st May in your countries? Look at these children dancing around a Maypole. It looks great fun, doesn't it?

April 2022

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April is a fun- packed month with lots of celebrations! April 1st is April Fool's Day here in the Uk! It's the day people may play a trick on you so be careful! Read all about it below. April Fool's traditions In the UK, jokes and tricks can be played up until noon on 1 April. After midday it's considered bad luck to play a trick. Anyone who forgets this and tries a joke in the afternoon becomes an 'April Fool' themselves. So, what kind of jokes do people play? Well, a simple example would be telling your friend that their shoelaces are undone. Then, when they bend down to do them up, you shout, 'April Fool!', and they realise their shoelaces are fine. Maybe it's not your kind of humour, but watch out, there's always someone who will find it hilarious! In Ireland, a popular prank is to send someone on a 'fool's errand'. The victim is sent to deliver a letter, supposedly asking for help. When the person receives the letter, t

March 2022

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March is such a beautiful month! There is so much colour with so many flowers in bloom. 1st March is Pancake Day here in the UK. Why not have a go at making some? Pancake recipe

February 2022

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February is such an interesting month with a variety of weather and the scenery changing from Winter to Spring all around us. Here in the UK we get some lovely warm, sunny days and plenty of bitterly cold ones too! Take a lot at the weather idioms

January 2022

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Happy New Year everyone! A very happy, healthy 2022 to you all! Take a look at the worksheet HERE and start talking about NEW Year. Have you made any resolutions yet?

December 2021

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November 2021

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Autumn is here! It is starting to feel pretty cold here in the UK and now the clocks have changed it gets dark so early. Let's use these long, cold evenings to practise your English skills!