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The Bayeux Tapestry

Publicado en BACHILLERATO/PSE — 17 Enero 2018 @ 7:54 pm

This tapestry depicts an important part of the British history, but is it any good?

- Where is it?

- When was it embroidered?

- Who embroidered it?

Click on the link below if you want to find the answers.

https://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/2018/jan/17/the-bayeux-tapestry-historic-yes-but-is-it-any-good?CMP=fb_gu

A blue Monday?

Publicado en BACHILLERATO/PSE — 15 Enero 2018 @ 8:08 am

 Two news events mark this day. Click on the links below to learn more.

https://www.timeanddate.com/holidays/us/martin-luther-king-day

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/jan/15/cranberries-singer-dolores-oriordan-dies-aged-46?CMP=fb_gu

If you have visited and read both web pages, what other headlines would you suggest?

For those who want to know the origin of this expression, click on the link below.

https://www.thesun.co.uk/news/2549098/blue-monday-2018-most-depressing-day-year-2018/

Back to school in 2018

Publicado en 1ª PÁGINA/FRONTPAGE — 8 Enero 2018 @ 8:30 am

 The Christmas break is over. It is time to go back to work. So…

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The Nikon Small World in Motion competition

Publicado en 1ª PÁGINA/FRONTPAGE — 2 Enero 2018 @ 6:10 pm

If you want to see the world through a microscope, click on the link below.

https://www.facebook.com/theguardian/videos/10156339184551323/

Happy New Year 2018 and celebrations around the world

Publicado en 1ª PÁGINA/FRONTPAGE — 1 Enero 2018 @ 8:00 pm

Happy 2018 everybody. I wish you all the best.

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WuV_KvK9Tqk

Historical evidence for Jesus

Publicado en 1ª PÁGINA/FRONTPAGE — 25 Diciembre 2017 @ 6:16 pm

What types of evidence can you mention? Click on the link below to learn more.

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/apr/14/what-is-the-historical-evidence-that-jesus-christ-lived-and-died?CMP=fb_gu

Season’s greetings

Publicado en 1ª PÁGINA/FRONTPAGE — 24 Diciembre 2017 @ 4:10 pm

The Christmas break and celebrations have just started. Enjoy!

https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/gallery/2017/dec/22/christmas-in-london-then-now-in-pictures?CMP=fb_gu

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3mPpFzzCfzo

From the National Library of Scotland

Publicado en ESO/CSE — 21 Diciembre 2017 @ 10:07 pm

Below you will find a poem from the library mentioned above. What ideas can you add after reading it?

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Words without Borders: Homer

Publicado en BACHILLERATO/PSE — 19 Diciembre 2017 @ 6:42 pm

Maybe an essay on Homer Simpson? Troy? The relationship between xenophobia and (im)migrants? Click on the link below if you want to find the answers.

http://lithub.com/why-i-gave-homer-a-contemporary-voice-in-the-odyssey/

An English chemist and inventor

Publicado en 1ª PÁGINA/FRONTPAGE — 17 Diciembre 2017 @ 3:47 pm

If  you want to learn more, click on the link below

https://www.biography.com/people/humphry-davy-9268399