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Artículos de Diciembre 2016

Hogmanay

Sábado, 31 Diciembre 2016 @ 4:16 pm 2º/2nd Year | No existen comentarios »

This is a traditional  Scottish celebration. If you want to learn more, click on the link below:
http://www.historic-uk.com/HistoryUK/HistoryofScotland/The-History-of-Hogmanay/

Murder in the cathedral

Jueves, 29 Diciembre 2016 @ 10:56 am 2º/2nd Year | No existen comentarios »

This is not any fiction story. This was a true historic event which took place on 29 December 1170. Click on the link below and read it through if you want to know about the motive, the victim, the murderers and the name of the famous cathedral.
http://www.historic-uk.com/HistoryUK/HistoryofEngland/Thomas-Becket/

Is it the end of the year or of the world?

Miércoles, 28 Diciembre 2016 @ 4:04 pm 1ª PÁGINA/FRONTPAGE | No existen comentarios »

These are two versions of the same song. Click on the links below to listen to them and choose the one you prefer.
A Version

B Version

Star Wars Princess is gone forever

Martes, 27 Diciembre 2016 @ 4:19 pm 1ª PÁGINA/FRONTPAGE | No existen comentarios »

 As if 2016 could not get any worse…
 If you want to learn more about her, click on the link below:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carrie_Fisher
And as a tribute I leave you this:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WitYxaZohZs
R. I. P.

Boxing Day

Lunes, 26 Diciembre 2016 @ 11:28 pm 1ª PÁGINA/FRONTPAGE | No existen comentarios »

 If you want to know what boxing has to do with this day, click on the link below:
https://www.timeanddate.com/holidays/uk/boxing-day

A Queen’s song for Christmas

Domingo, 25 Diciembre 2016 @ 12:01 am 1ª PÁGINA/FRONTPAGE | No existen comentarios »

Hi you all, the Christmas break is in progress and here is a song for that special day with the lyrics included. Hope you enjoy it!

Investigating Christmas

Viernes, 23 Diciembre 2016 @ 7:02 pm BACHILLERATO/PSE | No existen comentarios »

Christmas has an Anglo Saxon origin but most of its modern traditions evolved from the Middle Ages. If you want to know more, click on the links below:
http://www.historic-uk.com/HistoryUK/HistoryofEngland/AngloSaxon-Christmas/
http://www.historic-uk.com/HistoryUK/HistoryofEngland/A-Medieval-Christmas/
http://www.historic-uk.com/CultureUK/Christmas-Crackers/

Camelot’s location revealed?

Miércoles, 21 Diciembre 2016 @ 5:55 pm BACHILLERATO/PSE | No existen comentarios »

I think some of you have heard, seen or read stories about Arthur, Merlin, Camelot, Launcelot and other knights of the Round Table. If you are interested in the possible location of Arthur’s magnificent castle, click on the link below:
http://www.express.co.uk/news/uk/744264/camelot-location-revealed-king-arthur-was-a-yorkshireman-claims-historian

The exact music frequency for energy

Domingo, 18 Diciembre 2016 @ 12:35 pm 1ª PÁGINA/FRONTPAGE | No existen comentarios »

This is an interesting article. Click on the link below to learn more:
http://simplecapacity.com/2016/12/frequency-of-your-music-432-hz/

Uisge Beatha

Viernes, 16 Diciembre 2016 @ 8:38 pm 2º/2nd Year | No existen comentarios »

This term refers to a specific alcoholic drink. For more details, click on the link below:
http://www.historic-uk.com/HistoryUK/HistoryofScotland/Uisge-Beatha/