Free Printable Lessons for English Teachers
Why do we dream of a white Christmas? Why do we get Christmas cards with snow on them? The culprit is the writer Charles Dickens. His childhood coincided with a decade of freakishly cold winters. Thus in his writings he describes persistently a Britain smothered in snow on Christmas Day, his inspiration coming from his childhood.
Students check any unknown vocabulary or phrases with the teacher, Students quiz each other in pairs, Who was Prince Albert? Prepare a short presentation on either: A white Christmas / Charles Dickens. Look online first!