b Action: • Use what you prepared to write a short paragraph (about 50 words) about your special dates. Mention the date and the reason. Don’t forget to use the present simple correctly!
The first special day is because
• Explain your dates to a classmate. Are the same cultural events important to him/her?
c Reflection: check your task by filling in the checklist. Checklist: describing important dates
1 Content and structure • My text is about 50 words. • I mentioned 5 different dates. • I wrote about why I like those days.
2 Language • I used the present simple correctly. • I wrote the date correctly. • I said the date correctly. • I spoke clearly. • I paid attention to my pronunciation.
CHECK 1, p. 155
one hundred and forty-two
A DAY TO REMEMBER
I think so