My heart’s in the highlands

Unit 4. EVERY COUNTRY HAS ITS CUSTOMS

4.2. My heart’s in the highlands

Grammar Smart

P. 108

I have seen a very funny comedy today.

I have read about the last football match in the magazine.

I haven’t met a famous rock-star this week. I have attended a tennis club this month.

I have seen an exciting thriller on TV.

I have found very interesting information in the Internet.

Word Smart

P. 110(b)

1-е 2-а 3-d 4-b 5-е

P. 111

Зразок виконання домашнього завдання

In Scottish folklore the first-foot, is the first person who enters the home to bring good fortune for the coming year. The first – footers must not be residents of the house, they must not be in the house at the stroke of midnight in order to first-foot. It is said to be desirable for the first-foot to be a tall, dark-haired male;

a female or fair-haired male are in some places regarded as unlucky. The first-foot usually brings several gifts, including perhaps a coin (silver is considered good luck), bread, s>

Time to Read

Ex.3, p. 112-113

Content Areas

Information

People

Native population the Welsh the Irish

Places

Highlands

Lowlands

Things

Tartans

Kilts

Time to communicate

P. 113

A) The people who live in the Northern part of Great Britain belong to the native population of the British isles together with the Irish and the Welsh. They were driven away from the south and central parts of the British isles

driven by invading Romans, Anglo – Saxons, Jutes, Scandinavians, Normans. But they let the invading armies know that they were not defeated. They built fortresses in the Highlands. Their territory was divided by clans. In other words they were relatives and had the same surnames. Each clan have a different coloured pattern cloth for their tartans. Even to this very days this rule still exists.

B) Who invaded the central and southern parts of the British Isles?

What did the Scottish people build?

Why didn’t they feel defeated?

Where did they move?

When was Mary Stuart beheaded?

Time to write

Твір можна написати використовуючи зразок. Стор. 113




My heart’s in the highlands