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Artículos de Febrero 2017

Pancake Day

Martes, 28 Febrero 2017 @ 11:22 am BACHILLERATO/PSE | No existen comentarios »

We are in the last days of Carnival, but at least we still have Pancake day ahead. If you want to learn more about this day, click on the link below.
http://www.historic-uk.com/CultureUK/Pancake-Day/

Women and children first

Sábado, 25 Febrero 2017 @ 7:08 pm BACHILLERATO/PSE | No existen comentarios »

If you want to know how and when that was put into practice, click on the link below.
http://www.historic-uk.com/CultureUK/Women-Children-First/

The last invasion of Britain

Jueves, 23 Febrero 2017 @ 4:18 pm BACHILLERATO/PSE | No existen comentarios »

Very few attempts to invade Britain were successful, but this was especially remembered. If you want to learn more about it, click on the link below:
http://www.historic-uk.com/HistoryUK/HistoryofWales/The-Last-Invasion-of-Britain/

Origins of St. Valentine’s Day and a song

Martes, 14 Febrero 2017 @ 12:37 pm BACHILLERATO/PSE | No existen comentarios »

I am not sure whether “love is in the air” or “I am a  believer”, but if you celebrate this day or are interested in this celebration, click on the links below.
http://www.historic-uk.com/CultureUK/St-Valentines-Day/

For love believers

Martes, 14 Febrero 2017 @ 11:26 am ESO/CSE | No existen comentarios »

 If you believe in love and celebrate this day, click on the link below.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yhtyI2ZKRWU
Now, who is brave enough to call?

Jane Grey

Domingo, 12 Febrero 2017 @ 10:42 am BACHILLERATO/PSE, ESO/CSE | No existen comentarios »

First, I leave you a  song on this figure by a worldwide popular band.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0aJ9bU_vofo
Her story has to do with another important historical figure: Mary Tudor. To learn more, click on the link below.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/historic_figures/grey_lady_jane.shtml

Mary Queen of Scots

Miércoles, 8 Febrero 2017 @ 10:42 pm 2º/2nd Year | No existen comentarios »

Here is a link to a soundtrack excerpt from a film about this Scottish queen, which I strongly recommend.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=757Qslj4Z9k
If you are interested in the life of this Scottish queen, click on the link below.
http://www.historic-uk.com/HistoryUK/HistoryofScotland/Mary-Queen-of-Scots/

The Black Death

Martes, 31 Enero 2017 @ 9:38 pm 2º/2nd Year | No existen comentarios »

I hope you have already familiarised with this website. Today it includes an article on the Black Death. Those of you interested in history, just click on the link below and enjoy it.
http://www.historic-uk.com/HistoryUK/HistoryofEngland/The-Black-Death/