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The Bayeux Tapestry

Miércoles, 17 Enero 2018 @ 7:54 pm BACHILLERATO/PSE | No existen comentarios »

The above mentioned tapestry poses some questions:
- Which important part of the British history does this tapestry depict?
- Where is it?
- When was it embroidered?
- Who embroidered it?
Click on the link below if you want to find the answers.
https://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/2018/jan/17/the-bayeux-tapestry-historic-yes-but-is-it-any-good?CMP=fb_gu
- Do you think it is any good? Give reasons

A blue Monday?

Lunes, 15 Enero 2018 @ 8:08 am BACHILLERATO/PSE | No existen comentarios »

Two news events mark this day. Click on the links below to learn more.
https://www.timeanddate.com/holidays/us/martin-luther-king-day
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/jan/15/cranberries-singer-dolores-oriordan-dies-aged-46?CMP=fb_gu
If you have visited and read both web pages, what other headlines would you suggest?
For those who want to know the origin of this expression, click on the link below.
https://www.thesun.co.uk/news/2549098/blue-monday-2018-most-depressing-day-year-2018/

Words without Borders: Homer

Martes, 19 Diciembre 2017 @ 6:42 pm BACHILLERATO/PSE | No existen comentarios »

Maybe an essay on Homer Simpson? Troy? The relationship between xenophobia and (im)migrants? Click on the link below if you want to find the answers.
http://lithub.com/why-i-gave-homer-a-contemporary-voice-in-the-odyssey/

NASA map of Earth’s seasons

Domingo, 19 Noviembre 2017 @ 8:01 pm BACHILLERATO/PSE | No existen comentarios »

A bit of climate awareness! For those interested in our planet’s climate change, click on the link below.
https://www.theguardian.com/science/2017/nov/18/nasa-map-of-earths-seasons-over-20-years-highlights-climate-change?CMP=fb_gu

Jack “the Ripper”

Jueves, 9 Noviembre 2017 @ 2:18 pm BACHILLERATO/PSE | No existen comentarios »

 If you are interested in this topic, click on the links below.
http://www.historic-uk.com/HistoryUK/HistoryofEngland/Jack-the-Ripper/
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jack_the_Ripper
 https://www.jacktherippermuseum.com/

The longbow

Viernes, 27 Octubre 2017 @ 3:05 pm BACHILLERATO/PSE | No existen comentarios »

Click on the link below if you want to learn more about this “deadly” weapon.
 http://www.historic-uk.com/HistoryUK/HistoryofEngland/The-Longbow/

The universal meridian of longitude

Viernes, 13 Octubre 2017 @ 7:29 pm BACHILLERATO/PSE | No existen comentarios »

In 1884, on a day like this… If you want to know more about it, click on the link below.
http://www.historic-uk.com/HistoryMagazine/DestinationsUK/Greenwich-Meridian-The-Royal-Observatory-London/

Columbus’ nationality theories

Jueves, 12 Octubre 2017 @ 11:38 am BACHILLERATO/PSE | No existen comentarios »

On our national holiday, we tend to find an increasing number of theories about the origin of Christopher Columbus. For further information about this topic, click on the links below.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Origin_theories_of_Christopher_Columbus
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/europe/spain/6326698/Christopher-Columbus-writings-prove-he-was-Spanish-claims-study.html

Educate Inspire Change

Miércoles, 20 Septiembre 2017 @ 9:44 pm BACHILLERATO/PSE | No existen comentarios »

What you can see below marks our growth and the…

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.