viernes, 20 de diciembre de 2013

lunes, 2 de diciembre de 2013

TEXT UNIT 3: OSCAR PISTORIUS

Here you are the link to some helpful vocabulary for the text in  unit 3 (page 31 in your book)

KEY TO EXAMS 1 BACHILLERATO

Here you are the links to the exams you've done during this term

KEY TO EXAMS 2 ESO


KEY TO EXAMS 3 ESO

Here you are the links to the corrections of the exams

COMPARATIVES AND SUPERLATIVES

Here you are two power point presentations to learn how to make comparatives and superlatives in English



lunes, 18 de noviembre de 2013

Here you can find some information and exercises about the functions we are studying this year.

FRAME POEM


  • This is a short poem by the Scottish poet Norman Mac Caig (1910- 1996)

My only country
is six feet high
and whether I love it or not
I'll die
for its independence

  • Now it's your turn to write a poem with this frame
My only + noun
is + number/ dimension/ measurement/ age
and whether ................... or not
Subject + will ('ll)
For .........................

lunes, 11 de noviembre de 2013

TIME EXPRESSIONS IN NARRATIONS

Here you are a short document on how to use some time expressions in your narrations

BE GOING TO

This is a presentation of the be going to form. Remember that we can translate it in Spanish as "ir a + verbo". For example "She's going to play football" means "va a jugar al futbol"

martes, 5 de noviembre de 2013

JOBS SONG

This is a song called "She's not just a pretty face" sung by the American country pop artist Sania Twain. This song is included in the album UP! (2002). The lyrics contain lots of jobs and professions. Can you identify them all? Watch the video and do the exercise
You can check the lyrics here

"SING" BY TRAVIS


  • Travis is a Scottish band  that included the song "Sing" in their third album called "The Invisible Band" released in 2001. Watch the video of the song without sound



  • What is happening in the video? Make sentences using the following prompts
    • a clock strike
    • ride a bike
    • wear smart clothes
    • throw darts
    • watch TV
    • sit at a table
    • serve food and drinks
    • come into the dining room
    • cut the lobster
    • throw food
    • have a food fight
    • catch an olive with his mouth
    • an octopus fly
    • change channels
  • Make a list of the food that appears on the video
  • Now you can listen to the song and sing along. Check the lyrics here

lunes, 4 de noviembre de 2013

DISAGREEMENT DICTATION


  • You are going to watch an award winning stop motion film by Tobias Gundorff Boesen. It was filmed in a forest in Denmark. 



  • Now you are going to have a dictation, but it's a different dictation. It's a disagreement dictation. Some of the information you will hear isn't correct . You have to change the wrong information to make it right according to the video.


  • Now do the following activities
    • tell the end of the story
    • In your opinion, what's the message of the animation?
    • Do you like it? Why (not)?


miércoles, 30 de octubre de 2013

PRESENT CONTINUOUS

Here you are the explanation of the present continuous and some exercises to do online
PRESENT CONTINUOUS from jesusmarcos42




  • Do you know how to use the present simple and the present continuous? Practise here

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    martes, 29 de octubre de 2013

    WORD FORMATION



    lunes, 28 de octubre de 2013

    PRONOUNS

    Here you are a brief explanation of the use of pronouns in English with some links for practice

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    miércoles, 25 de septiembre de 2013

    HAPPINESS

    HOW HAPPY ARE YOU?

    • Did you know that maths can be used to know how happy a person is? No kidding, just go through the next pages and you'll find out your level of happiness












    WHAT ARE YOU LIKE?

    ARE YOU AN INTROVERT OR AN EXTROVERT?
    Do the following questionnaire and find out what you are like. At the same time you will practise expressions of agreement and disagreement.

    martes, 24 de septiembre de 2013

    RELATIONSHIPS

    ALL YOU NEED IS LOVE?

    • Besides being a song by the Beatles, it's an interesting question. Now you have to decide what is important in a relationship
    • Now watch this video where a man called Jeff Foster talks his view on relationships. What are his ideas on the following aspects?
      • being one/ being a couple
      • fidelity
      • possession
      • marriage
      • sex



    • Do you agree with Jeff's viewpoint? Imagine you are taking part in a debate about relationships. What arguments would you use to support or reject Jeff's ideas?

    FEELINGS AND EMOTIONS



    • Look at these pictures. They are all part of a story. Put them in order and tell the story



      • What words can you use to describe her mood and state of mind?

    • Watch this video. How can you describe Mr Bean's friend? What are Mr. Bean's reactions?


    • Now for the second part. Can you predict what's going to happen?


    • Here you are some useful vocabulary if you want to talk about friends, and you can also watch the following video




    • FIND SOMEONE WHO

      Welcome to a new school year.
      For the first day we will use one of the classics, the FIND SOMEONE WHO game