Слайд 3: Months and Seasons
The spring months are March, April and May. With a partner, look at the seasons wheel. Name the winter months. If the month is October, what season is it? If the month is March, how many months are there until summer begins?
Слайд 5: Spring Weather
Spring weather can be mixed. What kinds of weather can we experience in spring?
Слайд 6: Lighter Evenings
You might notice that the daylight gets longer and longer during the spring months. It may still be light when you go to bed! Month Sept Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar April May June July Aug Hours of sunlight 13 11 9 8 8 10 12 14 15 16 16 14
Слайд 7: More Signs of Spring
You might notice new life springing up all around you! snowdrop bulbs shooting daffodils flower buds blossom crocuses
Слайд 8: More Signs of Spring
chicks lambs tadpoles bluebells bees You might spot bluebells and crocuses growing in woodland areas.
Слайд 12: Some Special UK Spring Dates
St. David’s Day (Wales) – 1 st March St. Patrick’s Day (Ireland) – 17 th March Queen Elizabeth II’s birthday – 21 st April St. George’s Day (England) – 23 rd April Will you be celebrating any of these events?
Слайд 13: Spring around the World
Spring falls in different months of the year, depending on where you are in the world. The UK (United Kingdom) is in the northern hemisphere of the earth. The bottom half is called the southern hemisphere. The two hemispheres are split by an imaginary line called the equator. The closer you are to the equator, the hotter the temperature. equator northern hemisphere southern hemisphere
Слайд 14: Spring around the World
In the southern hemisphere, in countries like Australia, spring is in September, October and November! Winter – June, July, August Summer – December, January, February Autumn – March, April, May
Слайд 15: What Did You Find Out about Spring?
Order the UK seasons below: summer winter autumn spring Now share 2 things you have learned about spring with your partner.