Free Printable Lessons for English Teachers
Today, let’s talk about autumn. What exactly is autumn? It is a season that follows summer and is before winter. Autumn starts in Britain on the 23rd September. It is on this day that daylight and night are the same length of time. The nights now get longer and the days shorter.
Autumn is probably the most colourful time of year. It is when the leaves change colour. Many leaves turn into vivid autumn red, yellow and brown colours that so many people love to see. Autumn is also conker season when the conkers fall from Horse Chestnut trees.
Article quiz: 1) What happens on the 23rd September? 2) What is autumn? 3) What is the American word for autumn? 4) What is a pumpkin? 5) What is a squirrel and a dormouse? Roleplay, Discussion, Gap Fill: Grammar, Homework, Etc.