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Day of Asturias and Extremadura

Viernes, 8 Septiembre 2017 @ 4:24 pm 1ª PÁGINA/FRONTPAGE | No existen comentarios »

Both autonomous communities in Spain celebrate this date.

(Image from http://www.officeholidays.com/countries/spain/regional.php?list_year=2017&list_region=asturias)

(Image from http://www.officeholidays.com/countries/spain/regional.php?2017&list_region=extremadura)
If you want to know more about them, click on the link below.
https://www.timeanddate.com/holidays/spain/asturias-day
For those of you who have read both web pages, would you be able to answer the following questions?
What do both days commemorate?
When was this public holiday first observed?
Which religious symbols […]

All good things

Jueves, 31 Agosto 2017 @ 10:28 pm 1ª PÁGINA/FRONTPAGE | No existen comentarios »

Summer holidays are over and -as the saying goes- all good things come to an end. Perhaps it is time for us to reflect on the important things in life. This is also the title of a song by a Canadian singer, which you can listen to if you click on the link below.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Brj8d5HKpEs&list=RDBrj8d5HKpEs&t=22

An American comedian dies

Lunes, 21 Agosto 2017 @ 1:39 pm 1ª PÁGINA/FRONTPAGE | No existen comentarios »

Jerry Lewis, the slapstick comedian, innovative filmmaker and fundraiser for the Muscular Dystrophy Association, died last Sunday. He was 91.
Rest in peace.
Below I leave a video link as a tribute:

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

Another terrorist attack

Viernes, 18 Agosto 2017 @ 8:34 pm 1ª PÁGINA/FRONTPAGE | No existen comentarios »

Another terrorist attack against a European country, this time Barcelona. One more example of religious fanatics’ revenge. Words simply fail me.

https://img.europapress.es/fotoweb/fotonoticia_20170817204746_640.jpg
In my opinion the song from the video link below may express what is happening to them and us.

A simple act

Martes, 8 Agosto 2017 @ 9:47 pm BACHILLERATO/PSE, ESO/CSE | No existen comentarios »

The celebrity’s image below offers us some food for thought.

Why do we love?

Lunes, 10 Julio 2017 @ 3:04 pm BACHILLERATO/PSE, ESO/CSE | No existen comentarios »

 If you want to find an answer to this question, click on the link below.
 http://ed.ted.com/lessons/why-do-we-love-a-philosophical-inquiry-skye-c-cleary

HULA

Lunes, 3 Julio 2017 @ 3:04 pm 1ª PÁGINA/FRONTPAGE | No existen comentarios »

If you like art, click on the link below.
https://canvas.saatchiart.com/art/one-to-watch/hula-sean-yoro

This teacher

Jueves, 29 Junio 2017 @ 6:53 pm 1ª PÁGINA/FRONTPAGE | No existen comentarios »

Hey all of you out there, the school year is over and I want you to know that…

TED Ed

Miércoles, 28 Junio 2017 @ 3:51 pm 1ª PÁGINA/FRONTPAGE | No existen comentarios »

To learn about different subjects’ contents, click on the link below.
https://www.facebook.com/TEDEducation/?hc_ref=NEWSFEED

Wimbledon

Viernes, 23 Junio 2017 @ 8:50 am 1ª PÁGINA/FRONTPAGE | No existen comentarios »

If you can afford, enjoy a bowl of strawberries and cream while you discover the history of the Wimbledon tennis tournaments on the link below.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Championships,_Wimbledon