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Holidays & Events


Teens & Adults

Grades 6–12

The most joyful holiday in the Hindu calendar is Diwali, the Festival of Lights. In this lesson, students learn about the holiday and practice related vocabulary. An optional art activity is included.

  • lunar
  • unique
  • pattern
  • paste
  • customary
  • prosperity
  • untimely
  • preparation
  • financial
  • sibling
PDF Content
  • reading
  • comprehension questions
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • group discussion
  • art activity
Task Content
  • Warm-Up(Reference)
  • Vocabulary Preview A(Matching)
  • Vocabulary Preview B(Matching)
  • Read & Listen(Reference)
  • Comprehension(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Vocabulary Review(Type in the Blanks)
  • Discussion(Reference)
  • Listen & Type(Type in the Blanks)