Unsupported Browser

ESL Library's search may not function properly in Internet Explorer. We recommend using Google Chrome or Firefox instead.

Unsupported Browser

ESL Library's search may not function properly in older browsers. We recommend updating yours to the latest version for the best experience.

Search ESL Libraryfor lessons, resources, flashcards, or blog posts

Sorry, we couldn’t find any lessons, resources, flashcards, or blog posts matching that search term.

Unsupported Browser

ESL Library may not function properly in Internet Explorer. We recommend using Google Chrome or Firefox instead.

Unsupported Browser

ESL Library may not function properly in older browsers. We recommend updating yours to the latest version for the best experience.

93 golden week

Golden Week

Four public holidays take place during Golden Week in Japan. Students learn about each special day. "Gold" idioms are introduced.

Printable Lesson

PDFs:

  • 2–3 hours
  • 10 pages
Tasks
  • reading
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • introduction to idioms
  • comprehension questions
  • pair work
  • group work discussion
  • questions
Vocabulary
  • golden opportunity
  • emperor
  • reign
  • rural
  • industrialized
  • constitution
  • self-defense
  • convenient
  • samurai
  • crowds
Tasks

Title

Due

  • Warm-Up
  • Vocabulary Preview A
  • Vocabulary Preview B
  • Read & Listen
  • Comprehension
  • Listen & Type