miércoles, 18 de abril de 2018

23rd April - World Book Day

The forest of poems

Are you ready to share poems with us? 
We'll fill the forest with poems, you have some links below but you can use other links too to find the poem or verse you like. 



Links:

martes, 6 de febrero de 2018

It's Carnival time!!!



  • What does each person like about the Notting Hill Carnival?
  • What are the connections between the following words and the video clip?
       - 5,000 - 300 - thefts - mobile - route

Some traditions: 

- Pancake race in the UK: 

Find out: 
  • What is 'the pancake race" called in the UK?
  • Are they plain pancakes or are they topped with something?
  • What toppings do people like?
  • What's the meaning of 'Shrove Tuesday'?
  • When do Christians celebrate 'Shrove Tuesday'?
Video 1 
Video 2
Video 3

martes, 30 de enero de 2018

January 30: World Day for Peace and Non-violence

Happy Peace Day!!




30th January is the anniversary of the death of Mahatma Gandhi.


"An eye for an eye only ends up making the whole world blind."
– Mahatma Gandhi



sábado, 6 de enero de 2018

Welcome to the 2nd Term

You are going to see a short film (about 15 minutes) called Validation. It is a story about a parking attendant who gives his customers REAL validation -- giving both free parking and free compliments. It's an amazing and inspiring short film about the importance of acknowledging and validating people. It shows the magic of looking for the best in people. 

Validation the short movie has played at 34 film festivals worldwide and won 17 awards.

You'll have to do some activities about the video. Ready to validate yourself?



Anwer the following questions in your notebook:

  1. Where does he work?
  2. Write at least three or four accomplishments he makes to clients.
  3. What is the name of the girl he falls in love with?
  4. Where does she work?
  5. What happens to her at work?
  6. Why doesn't she smile at first? What happens that makes her smile again?


You can see it with subtitles here:



martes, 5 de diciembre de 2017

Wishing you Merry Christmas



Wishing you all the timeless treasures of Christmas… The warmth of home, the love of family and the company of good friends. 

Subtitles

Let's do some activities: 

So this is Christmas

Jingle bell rock