PRESENTATIONS ON ONE OF THE FOLLOWING TOPICS
Each group will present the general information (WHO? WHAT? WHERE? WHEN? WHY? HOW?). See specific questions for each group below.
Good presentation: free speaking (you may use notecards), good information/information/pronounciation/vocabulary, use of linking words, ability to answer qustions. For more, see this link.
GROUNDHOG DAY/VALENTINE'S DAY
Both of these holidays welcome spring. Research the history of each holiday. What is it all about? Who celebrates it? Where is it celebrated? How is it celebrated? Why is it celebrated? Add a connection to the Lupercalia (Roman festival) as well. There's a short video of Groundhog Day 2016 - show that!
2C - Markus, Cvjetko
3C - Sarah, Elma, Daniel
Research the history of the holiday. What is it all about? Who celebrates it? Where is it celebrated? How is it celebrated? Why is it celebrated? Talk about the food (King Cake! Mimosas! Crawfish Boil!), the music, and compare it with Fasching. You may want to include a SAFE FOR SCHOOL video
2C - Coco, Steffi, Christoph
3C - Julian, Julian, Fabian, Pascal
SUPER BOWL - It's Super Bowl 50 this year, y'all! Why is the Super Bowl such a big deal? What is it all about? Who celebrates it? Where is it celebrated? How is it celebrated? Why is it celebrated? Make sure you include some recipes so we can celebrate next year in Austria!
SUPER BOWL History/parties/food
2C - Kevin, Lukas, Fabian
3C - Almir, Eldin, Venci
SUPER BOWL - Super Bowl Commercials are really special. A lot of commercials premiere at the Super Bowl - why? Make sure you talk about the price of a 30-second commercial, the companies that usually advertise, especially this one. Show us some classic commercials (not all of them, but definitely include Mean Joe Green!). What types of Super Bowl commercials can we expect to see this year? This is important because it will lead into our review of 2016 Super Bowl Commercials!
SUPER BOWL Advertisements
2C - Tobias, Martin, Lukas
3C - Valentin, Dzenis, Mike