Welcome to our free lesson UK Festivals to give you practise for the IB English B, IELTS and CAE exams. This is just one of the many lessons available to reinforce your learning so you feel confident when the IB English Language B, IELTS and CAE exam day arrives. Our lessons are centred around five prescribed themes; identities, experiences, human ingenuity, social organization and sharing the planet. These themes are featured in the reading, writing, speaking and listening parts of the exam.
UK Festivals: Reading Practice
In this lesson, we will practice mainly our reading skills by learning about UK Festivals.
Watch this video that describes five UK festivals. Answer the questions as you watch the video.
You are going to read some reviews of festivals in the UK. For questions 1-10, choose from the reviews (A-F). The reviews may be chosen more than once.
In which review is the following mentioned?
Here are words associated with festivals that you may find useful to learn.
You can find more advanced level word searches here.
Here are the keywords and phrases covered in this lesson:
- alternative music fans
- contemporary culture
- dance music
- hip-hop music
- modern rock
- music festival
- music scenes
- pyramid stage
- stage dance
- techno trance
- urban music
This topic provides students with an opportunity to discover their interests, values, belief and culture.
This topic provides students with an opportunity to consider how events which take place impact an individual's life.
This topic provides students with an opportunity to explore the sciences, technology and creativity.
This topic provides students with an opportunity to explore the way in which groups of people organise themselves through common systems or interests.