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Зразки питань: Are the days long or short?
Do the birds come back from the South or fly away?
What is the weather like?
Is it warm or cool? Is it cold or hot?
What can we see in the parks and squares?
Are there leaves in the trees?
What colour are they?
Do they fall from the trees?
Does it rain or snow?
Are there clouds in the sky?
What colour is the sky?
What clothes do people wear?
Are there fruit and vegetables?
Can children bathe in the river or swim in the sea?
Do children ski, skate or sledge?
Тексти для команд.
Spring comes after winter. March, April and May are spring months. In spring the days are long and the nights are short. The birds come back from the South. In March it sometimes snows but in the South we can see the green leaves in the trees and the first flower in the fields. In April and May it is warm. The weather is fine. The sun shines brightly in the blue sky. We can see many beautiful flowers in the parks, gardens and squares. In spring people do not wear warm coats and hats.
Summer comes after spring. June, July and August are summer months. In summer the weather is fine. The sun shines brightly in the blue sky. It is hot. The trees are green. The flowers in the parks and garden are white, yellow, blue and red. The days in summer are long and nights are short. In summer people usually wear summer suits and dresses. All the children like summer very much because they have they the longest holidays. In hot summer days they can bathe in the river or in the sea and lie in the sun.
Autumn comes after summer. September, October and November are autumn months. It is cool in autumn. The weather sometimes isn’t fine. The sky is grey. There are clouds in the sky. It often rains and the wind blows. The leaves in the trees are yellow and red. They fall from the trees. The days in autumn are short and it often rains. There is much fruit and vegetables in autumn.
Winter comes after autumn. December, January and February are winter months. In winter the weather is frosty. It is very cold. It often snows. There are no leaves in the trees. The streets, the trees and the fields are white with snow. The days are short and the nights are long. In winter people usually wear warm coats and hats. In January children have their winter holidays. In frosty snow weather we can see many children in the parks, gardens and stating rinks. The ski, skate, sledge, play snowballs and make snowmen. Winter is a very nice season. Many people like winter very much.
Teacher sums up:
Quiz. What season is it? The weather is fine. The sun shines brightly in the blue sky. It is hot. The days are long and the nights are short. There are many flowers in the parks and gardens. Children like this season very much. (summer)
The sky is blue. The birds come back from the South and sing songs. You can see first green leaves and green grass. It is warm. The weather is usually fine. (spring)
It snows and it is cold. The nights are long and the days are short. Children can skate and sledge. They make snowmen. People celebrate one of the best holidays of the year. They buy and decorate fir-trees. They give each other presents.(winter)
The sky is grey. It often rains. The leaves on the trees are yellow, red and brown. The birds fly away to the South. The sun doesn’t shine brightly. (autumn)