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pdf Getting to know you Treasure Hunt (138 downloads) New Published

This activity was designed to be played in an English Garden Party, to help guests and hosts get to know each other better and to give an opportunity for students to practise their English in a relaxed environment. 

pdf How English is it? (199 downloads) New Published

An activity using objects to introduce aspects of English/Welsh/Scottish/Irish culture, and how these might be different from home cultures. 

pdf Here and There: Returning Home (299 downloads) Published

A cafe evening to help prepare students to return home

pdf Eastertime Symbols and Traditions (342 downloads) Published

A brief explantion of pancake Tuesday & Lent, palm crosses, Maundy Thursday, Maundy money & the last supper, Good Friday & hot cross buns, and Easter and easter eggs! Can be used as the basis of a cafe talk. 

Valentine's Day around the world (410 downloads) Published
5 quiz questions on Valentine's Day around the world and 3 discussion questions.
Lunar New Year Quiz (390 downloads) Published

8 questions leading to a group discussion. (Note: There are explanatory notes under most of the answer slides.)

Bonfire Night (439 downloads) Published

A presentation about Nov 5th in PowerPoint format for easy adaptation. Background info provided in "note" to each slide. (Material gathered from cafe teams in Oxford, Lancaster & Manchester.)

pdf Christmas Activities (521 downloads) Published

A small collection of Christmas themed discussion questions, quizzes and crafts. 

document Introduction to British Food part 1 (442 downloads) Published

Instructions and handouts for a Cafe evening introducing British food. (PowerPoint slides below.)

Introduction to British Food part 2 (454 downloads) Published

PowerPoint slides showing British table settings (answers to a challenge described in "Intro to British Food part 1"). 

document Halloween Evening part 1 (revised) (428 downloads) Published

Instructions and handouts for for an engaging Halloween themed evening. Some of the questions are quite serious and the content explicitly Christian. Adapt as appropriate for your cafe at this point in the year. (Download "Halloween Evening part 2" for the PowerPoint slides.)

Halloween Evening part 2 (revised) (441 downloads) Published

PowerPoint slides for "Halloween Evening". See "Halloween Evening part 1" for instructions and handouts. 

pdf Food & Culture (606 downloads) Published

An activity and questions to help students discuss different practices related to food and meals. 

pdf Chocolate Quiz (557 downloads) Published

Identify which country these famous chocolate brands come from. 

pdf Ideas for Themed Events (585 downloads) Published

A wide list of ideas for themed events at international cafes.

Easter Story Activity (420 downloads) Published

An interactive way of telling the Easter Story in a Globe Cafe setting or at an Easter meal. Easily adapted for your context. 

pdf Pancake Day Quiz (3959 downloads) Published Popular

5 quiz questions to introduce some interesting facts about Pancake Day.

pdf Cultural Calendar - User Guide (1243 downloads) Published Popular

An introduction to the "Cultural Calendar" resources. Sets out 1) why organise social events, 2) using social events for the gospel and 3) giving presentations.

pdf Cultural Calendar - Valentine's Day (1147 downloads) Published Popular

The "Cultural Calendar" resources are designed to give you easy access to the history behind Britain’s traditional folk customs and to help you make use of them effectively in your social events for international students.

pdf Cultural Calendar - Mothering Sunday (1495 downloads) Published Popular

The "Cultural Calendar" resources are designed to give you easy access to the history behind Britain’s traditional folk customs and to help you make use of them effectively in your social events for international students.

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