December 6 is the first day of Chanukah (also spelled Hanukkah), the Jewish festival of lights.
Why does this eight-day festival feature a menorah with nine candles? You can find out in our ready-made, intermediate lesson on Chanukah in our Holidays & Events section. Choose whether to download the lesson in US or CAD spelling.
Our intermediate-level lesson includes:
- a short reading (podcast here)
- comprehension questions
- vocabulary review activities
- a pair information gap activity
- introduction to “light” idioms
- a find-someone-who game
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