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Day of Asturias and Extremadura

Viernes, 8 Septiembre 2017 @ 4:24 pm ESO/CSE | 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 […]

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

Healing concrete

Martes, 16 Mayo 2017 @ 7:49 pm BACHILLERATO/PSE, ESO/CSE | No existen comentarios »

Below you will find two comprehension activities about the topic above mentioned. You decide which one to do. I hope you enjoy them.
Click on the link to watch (and listen to) the video:
http://edition.cnn.com/videos/tv/2015/05/13/spc-make-create-innovate-self-healing-concrete.cnn
Read the article first and then number the paragraphs in the correct order:
Here is a living concrete
____ It’s the kind of […]

For medical training

Martes, 9 Mayo 2017 @ 7:56 pm ESO/CSE | No existen comentarios »

Click on the link below if  you are interested in virtual reality.
https://www.facebook.com/vrscout/videos/1214248465296839/?pnref=story

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/

Humans’ growth in six minutes

Domingo, 12 Marzo 2017 @ 8:37 pm BACHILLERATO/PSE, ESO/CSE | No existen comentarios »

Click on the link below to watch it
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PUwmA3Q0_OE

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