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Artículos de Abril 2017

William Shakespeare

Miércoles, 26 Abril 2017 @ 11:42 am BACHILLERATO/PSE | No existen comentarios »

If you  are interested in learning more about the English bard, click on the links below.

https://simple.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Shakespeare

Anzac Day

Martes, 25 Abril 2017 @ 10:14 pm BACHILLERATO/PSE | No existen comentarios »

 Click on the links below to learn more about this celebration.
 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anzac_Day
https://www.awm.gov.au/commemoration/anzac-day/

Saint George’s Day

Domingo, 23 Abril 2017 @ 1:07 pm BACHILLERATO/PSE | No existen comentarios »

As you probably know, Catalonian people celebrate today their patron saint as it happens in England as well. Click on the link below if you want to learn about this figure.
http://www.historic-uk.com/HistoryUK/HistoryofEngland/St-George-Patron-Saint-of-England/

World Book Day

Domingo, 23 Abril 2017 @ 12:49 pm 1ª PÁGINA/FRONTPAGE | No existen comentarios »

Today is Book day all over the world, below there is a link about books, reading ideas, events and activities. Hope you enjoy it.
http://www.worldbookday.com/
And this link tells you about its origin.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_Book_Day

Earth song

Sábado, 22 Abril 2017 @ 9:03 pm 1ª PÁGINA/FRONTPAGE | No existen comentarios »

Let’s celebrate our planet. Today is Earth day, so nothing better than a popular song to raise awareness. If you are interested, click on the link below.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XAi3VTSdTxU
The link below includes the lyrics.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C1lbOgBtE3w

Lord Byron dies

Miércoles, 19 Abril 2017 @ 1:27 pm BACHILLERATO/PSE | No existen comentarios »

Today in 1824, British poet Lord Byron dies of a fever while fighting against the Turks. Click on the links below to know more about this poet.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lord_Byron
https://en.wikiquote.org/wiki/Lord_Byron

Geoffrey Chaucer

Lunes, 17 Abril 2017 @ 1:14 pm BACHILLERATO/PSE | No existen comentarios »

This man is known as the Father of the English Literature. He wrote The Canterbury Tales and tells them for the first time on a day such as today in 1397. If you want to learn more, click on the link below.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Geoffrey_Chaucer

One of the greatest Kings of England, or not

Jueves, 6 Abril 2017 @ 9:48 pm BACHILLERATO/PSE | No existen comentarios »

The biography about Richard the Lionheart, is it just a legend? If you want to learn more, click on the links below.
 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Richard_I_of_England
 http://www.historic-uk.com/HistoryUK/HistoryofEngland/Richard-Lionheart/

Pocahontas and the Founding of Jamestown

Miércoles, 5 Abril 2017 @ 8:31 pm BACHILLERATO/PSE, ESO/CSE | No existen comentarios »

Surely you have heard about her or even seen her in an animation movie. She was born an Indian native and this is the only portrait of her painted while living in Europe.

If you are interested in learning more, click on the links below:
 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pocahontas
http://www.historic-uk.com/HistoryUK/HistoryofEngland/Founding-of-Jamestown/

April Fool’s Day

Sábado, 1 Abril 2017 @ 3:40 pm BACHILLERATO/PSE, ESO/CSE | No existen comentarios »

Today is April Fool’s Day in many countries. If  you want to learn what April Fool’s Day is like in the UK, click on the link below.
http://www.historic-uk.com/CultureUK/April-Fools-Day-1st-April/