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On the 24th June 1995…

Miércoles, 24 Junio 2020 @ 10:04 am 1ª PÁGINA/FRONTPAGE, 2º Ciclo/2nd Cycle, BACHILLERATO/PSE, ESO/CSE | No existen comentarios »

A rugby game in South Africa for the World Cup. Two teams: Springboks and All Blacks. One black man people called “Madiba”. The end of the apartheid. A film directed by Clint Eastwood released in 2009. Click on the link below if you want to learn more. Then complete the activities.
https://youtu.be/o2isdUuHmFY
Activities.-
- Write the name of […]

Intertextuality, reference, allusion, adaptation

Jueves, 28 Mayo 2020 @ 10:05 am 1ª PÁGINA/FRONTPAGE, BACHILLERATO/PSE | No existen comentarios »

Click on the link below and learn about these concepts. Then complete the tasks.
 https://licor.hivolda.no/?page_id=1230
Activities.-
Look at these images with attention. The leftmost image inspired the other two.

Source: http://adamhigha2media.blogspot.com/2012/11/intertextuality-in-music-videos.html
Find out:
- The year, song title and artist of each of the four images.
- Watch (or listen to) the four videos and lyrics of the songs.
- Which concepts above […]

Spot the difference daily

Viernes, 15 Mayo 2020 @ 10:44 am 1ª PÁGINA/FRONTPAGE, 1º Ciclo/1st Cycle | No existen comentarios »

Hi there kids! If you click on this link you can play this type game, practise English and check your memory for thing.
https://m.coolmathgames.com/sites/default/files/public_games/25180/?date=200512
The activity  I propose is this:
1. Choose a day for a spot the differences game.
2. Play that game and remember the time you spent to solve it, and as many details in the […]

This is the year

Viernes, 8 Mayo 2020 @ 10:41 am 1ª PÁGINA/FRONTPAGE, BACHILLERATO/PSE | No existen comentarios »

Read the statements below. Then answer two questions. Be careful, you may reveal yourself an outright optimistic or a downright pessimistic.

Source: English is Fun
Questions.-
- Do they refer to rats or to human beings?
- Do you agree with them? Give reasons

A controversial topic?

Lunes, 4 Mayo 2020 @ 4:32 pm BACHILLERATO/PSE | No existen comentarios »

 Take a look at the statement. Then complete the activities below.

Source: Educate Inspire Change
Activities.-
- Which are the keywords?
-  Write an opinion essay with three paragraphs (100-120 words) whether you agree o disagree.

L. S. Lowry

Lunes, 27 Abril 2020 @ 9:55 am BACHILLERATO/PSE | No existen comentarios »

Click on the link to read about this figure. Then complete the activities below.
https://www.historic-uk.com/CultureUK/LS-Lowry/?fbclid=IwAR1-d6v4f2K6rDI-JsJkSWJYyTg8UNzIoqzbesgu0rgf7PNmiw8vKKLyuhk
Activities.-
- Date of birth:
- Place of birth:
- Write three adjectives which describe his youth:
- Towns/cities he lived and visited:
- Where did he study art?
- Who influenced him?
- Important features of his paintings:
- Date of death:
- Place of death :
- Write the title […]

Three things

Sábado, 18 Abril 2020 @ 11:13 am 1ª PÁGINA/FRONTPAGE, ESO/CSE | No existen comentarios »

Read this document below with attention.

Source: English is Fun
Now that you have read it, I must tell  you there are a few mistakes. Can you tell which those are?

We are all in the same…

Miércoles, 15 Abril 2020 @ 1:42 pm 1ª PÁGINA/FRONTPAGE, BACHILLERATO/PSE | No existen comentarios »

Watch and read with attention the picture below and then answer a few questions.

Source: English is Fun
Questions:
- What do the two sentences mean?
- What type of situations can the two sentences be applied to?

About the lockdown

Jueves, 9 Abril 2020 @ 1:54 pm 1ª PÁGINA/FRONTPAGE, 1º Ciclo/1st Cycle, BACHILLERATO/PSE, ESO/CSE | No existen comentarios »

Read carefully the sentences of the text below and try to find three mistakes.

Source: English is Fun

Fool’s Day

Miércoles, 1 Abril 2020 @ 10:30 am 2º Ciclo/2nd Cycle, ESO/CSE | No existen comentarios »

Look at the pics below and choose the best. Give reasons for your choice.

Source: English is Fun